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Risks and Rewards of Consumer-Generated Ads
Risks and Rewards of Consumer-Generated Ads
Article by Debora Thompson, associate professor of marketing at Georgetown University's McDonough School of Business.
CEO Speeding Tickets, Luxury Spending Could Be Early Warning of Fraud
CEO Speeding Tickets, Luxury Spending Could Be Early Warning of Fraud
Research shows CEO recruits who have had even one minor legal infraction, such as a speeding ticket, are seven times more likely to engineer an accounting fraud than CEOs with completely clean...
At The Last Minute, Dell Delays Shareholder Vote To Go Private
At The Last Minute, Dell Delays Shareholder Vote To Go Private
If the Michael Dell/Silver Lake offer is approved by shareholders, Dell may have to wait on the response from Icahn and Southeastern Asset Management, said Jason Schloetzer, assistant professor of...
Executive MBA Ranking
Executive MBA Ranking
Georgetown-ESADE Global Executive MBA is ranked #12, and Executive MBA is listed at #27 in the inaugural Economist Executive MBA ranking.
#21 “Set the World on Fire” – Georgetown MBA Admissions Q&A with Ms. Shari Hubert
#21 “Set the World on Fire” – Georgetown MBA Admissions Q&A with Ms. Shari Hubert
Ms. Shari Hubert, Associate Dean of MBA Admissions at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business, joined the show to share more about the Georgetown MBA, located in Washington D.C. With its...
Stores Use Cell Phones to Track Consumers
Stores Use Cell Phones To Track Consumers
Stores Use Cell Phones To Track Consumers
TV coverage featuring Marlene Morris Towns, teaching professor at Georgetown University's McDonough School of Business, on NBC News' Morning Joe 6-9pm ET.
If China Is Really Serious About Financial Reform
If China Really Is Serious About Financial Reforms It Needs To Liberalize Deposit Rates
If China Really Is Serious About Financial Reforms It Needs To Liberalize Deposit Rates
"It is the ceiling that is placed on deposits that acts as a powerful source of "free" funds to the Chinese banking system benefiting borrowers at the cost of lenders (depositors),...
Apple Taps Locationary to Get Maps in the Right Place
Apple Taps Locationary to Get Maps in the Right Place
Not only has the company reportedly acquired Locationary, but possibly transit-focused HopStop too. "I think it is a way for Apple to get back into the mapping game," suggested Georgetown...
Fast Cars and Speeding Tickets
Fast Cars and Speeding Tickets: How the Boss’s Behavior in Private Life Predicts a Company’s Wrongdoing
Fast Cars and Speeding Tickets: How the Boss’s Behavior in Private Life Predicts a Company’s Wrongdoing
We speak of companies’ wrongdoing, said Robert Davidson, professor at Georgetown University and lead author of the report, “but a firm doesn’t do anything—the people that are running the firm make...
Debora Thompson, Georgetown McDonough School of Business
Debora Thompson, Georgetown McDonough School of Business
Debora Thompson, associate professor of marketing at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business, is an expert in consumer behavior, decision making, information processing, comparative...
Icahn in Control After Dell Ups Offer to Take Company Private
Icahn in Control After Dell Ups Offer to Take Company Private
Icahn's current proposal remains $2 to $4 more per share than Dell's counterproposal and there is little need for Icahn to budge, said Jason Schloetzer, assistant professor of accounting at...
The Blacklash Against Female Negotiators
The Backlash Against Female Negotiators
The Backlash Against Female Negotiators
Recent research surrounding women in leadership roles, co‐authored by business management expert Catherine Tinsley of Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business, discovered that there is a...
Special Report: The Unfinished Business of Financial Reform
Special Report: The Unfinished Business of Financial Reform
Podcast with James Angel, expert on financial crises from Georgetown University's School of Business. Where do we stand in trying to prevent the next crisis? Where are the greatest risks? And,...
Chinese Policy Makers
Chinese Policymakers Are Being Sent To A Mao Bootcamp Where They're Being Re-educated With Communist Party Ideals
Chinese Policymakers Are Being Sent To A Mao Bootcamp Where They're Being Re-educated With Communist Party Ideals
After a two-week visit to China and Hong Kong, Arthur Dong, professor of strategy and economics at Georgetown University told Business Insider that he is seeing more party indoctrination.
Georgetown MBA Interview with Teri Delgado
Georgetown MBA Interview with Teri Delgado
McDonough has empowered me to apply my leadership skills in both global and local contexts. My favorite part of the experience has been building relationships with students and the community as a...
Intersection of Fraud and Traffic Violations
Intersection of Fraud and Traffic Violations
Their results are reported in a paper, “Executives’ ‘Off‐the‐Job’ Behavior, Corporate Culture and Financial Reporting Risk,” which is to appear in the Journal of Financial Economics. It was written...

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