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Georgetown McDonough students, faculty, and staff are newsmakers, whether being featured in the press, in the award-winning Georgetown Business magazine, or on social media. Learn more about the Office of Marketing and Communications, and find access to the school's media kit, downloadable images, and more.

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Discussion: Economics and Regulation of Freight Rail Industry

WHAT: The Center for Business and Public Policy will host “The...

Bruce Broussard
Humana CEO to Graduates: Find Balance, Have Courage, Serve Others

When Bruce Broussard was in his 30s, he was a CFO and a new father. When faced with a difficult situation at work – to choose between a decision he thought was right...

Secretary Pritzker
Secretary of Commerce Asks Graduates to Be a Force for Good

Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker knows a few things about business. Drawing upon her distinguished career as an entrepreneur and business leader before entering public service, Pritzker...

Award winners
Undergraduate Students and Faculty Honored During Tropaia

Students graduating with honors from the Georgetown University McDonough School of Business Undergraduate Program were recognized Friday, May 20, during the school’s annual Tropaia Ceremony.

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Students Visit Banks, Nasdaq in New York

In April, a group of Georgetown University McDonough School of Business freshmen and sophomores traveled with Professor Lynn Doran to New York for the annual Financial Management Association (FMA...

MBA Students Work With Georgetown Inventions and Patents

Nearly 90 MBA students at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business have a new appreciation for inventions and the patent process, thanks to a course on product development and forecasting.

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betsy sigman
Vendor Alliance Programs Benefit Colleges and Students
Betsy Page Sigman, a distinguished teaching professor at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business, augments her classes in data management and Big Data with technology provided by SAP,...
Takata Logs Second Year of Red Ink, Expects Return to Profit
Most companies facing huge expenses place them on the books in the year they are discovered, although companies do have flexibility, said James Angel, associate professor of finance at Georgetown...
How to Negotiate the Best Deal With Former FBI Lead Negotiator Chris Voss
Chris Voss, former FBI hostage negotiator and adjunct professor at Georgetown McDonough, discusses how to negotiate in everyday situations on KTLA’s morning news program.
The Best & Brightest MBAs In The Class of 2016
Coral Taylor (MBA ’16) and Devon Weiss (MBA ’16) have been named to the Poets & Quants Best and Brightest MBAs of the Class of 2016 list. The list recognizes 100 outstanding 2016 graduates from...
Tutorials Provide Real World Experience for MBAs

Left to right: Jonah Trout (MBA '16), Christopher Copenhaver (MBA '16), Hilary Halpern (MBA '17), and Shuang Hao (MBA '16) present their findings to FinTech leaders.

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Financial Advice From 3 Top Professors On National Teacher Appreciation Day
Even if you are checking your investments infrequently, “don’t put all your eggs in one basket … diversify,” says Reena Aggarwal, finance professor and director of the Center for Financial Markets...
Where Do We Go Next? How to Put Your Research Mission into Action
“We have a bunch of topics that are strategic in everything that we do, and it goes from how we recruit staff to how we decide what is a center and what is not, how we decide where we’ll dedicate...
Wall Street Values Tesla Motors at $620,000 Per Car
Tesla could make money in the future selling batteries or autonomous vehicles, but its valuation is questionable nonetheless and leaves no allowance for operational setbacks, said Georgetown...
If I Ask for a Favor, Will You Buy?
You probably think that retailers should do you a favor. Now it turns out that it may be the other way around. In case you’re saying “Huh,” here’s the explanation. Two professors at Georgetown’s...
On the Money!
A contributed article by Catherine Tinsley, faculty director of the Georgetown University Women’s Leadership Institute: Congratulations to the U.S. Treasury Department for its recent decision to put...

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