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Stripping Dimon Of Chairman Role Is Overkill, A Bad Move For JPM
Stripping Dimon Of Chairman Role Is Overkill, A Bad Move For JPM
“It’s less popular to take the chairman role away from someone once they’re already holding it” says Jason D. Schloetzer, assistant professor of accounting at the McDonough School of Business,...
Georgetown Business School Grad Salaries Rank High
Georgetown business school grad salaries rank high
Georgetown business school grad salaries rank high
Georgetown University's school of business is the only Washington-area university to make NerdWallet Inc.'s list of schools with the best-paid graduates.
Best Undergraduate Business Schools for Finance
Best Undergraduate Business Schools for Finance
Best Undergraduate Business Schools for Finance
Georgetown McDonough was ranked #1 on the list.
B-School Accrediting Body Retools Standard
B-School Accrediting Body Retools Standard
"The presence of accreditation doesn't differentiate you [as an elite school], but the absence of it does cause more noise and questions," says David Thomas, dean at Georgetown...
Business Schools Embrace the Liberal Arts
Business Schools Embrace the Liberal Arts
Business Schools Embrace the Liberal Arts
At Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business, students in the Ethics of Entrepreneurship freshman seminar take on a semester-long project designed to help them flex their critical-thinking and...
Georgetown Global Forum in London April 17
Georgetown Global Forum in London April 17
The McDonough School at Georgetown University is consistently ranked as one of the world’s top business schools. As part of their global outreach to prospective MBA students, the McDonough School...
SEC’s Crowdfunding Delay Faulted for Stunting Businesses’ Growth
SEC’s Crowdfunding Delay Faulted for Stunting Businesses’ Growth
James J. Angel, Georgetown University finance professor, said the SEC has complicated the process of allowing crowdfunding. The agency should adopt interim rules and monitor how they affect capital...
Don't Get Bitten by Bitcoins
Don’t Get Bitten by Bitcoins
Don’t Get Bitten by Bitcoins
An opinion article by James Angel: Bitcoins are an attempt at creating an electronic currency that is beyond the control of any government. They are created through a digital mining system, in which...
Study: Many Invasive Medical Procedures are the Result of Uncertainty, Not Evidence
Study: Many Invasive Medical Procedures are the Result of Uncertainty, Not Evidence
Few of us are comfortable with uncertainty in any form, least of all when the status of our health is branded with the scarlet question mark. A new study set to publish this week in the journal JAMA...
'Ship My Pants' Ad to Hit TV Next Week
'Ship My Pants’ Ad To Hit TV Next Week
'Ship My Pants’ Ad To Hit TV Next Week
But Ronald Goodstein, associate professor of marketing at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business, argued that Kmart could use as much attention that it can gets at the moment. Goodstein...
After Boston Bombings, An Outpouring of Digital Empathy
After Boston Bombings, An Outpouring of Digital Empathy
After Boston Bombings, An Outpouring of Digital Empathy
"In a disaster, and in a revolution, social media provides a sense of connection," said Betsy Page Sigman, a professor at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business who studies...
Bank Regulator to Recuse from Volcker to Avoid Conflict
Bank Regulator to Recuse from Volcker to Avoid Conflict
People hired for posts like Friend’s almost always have business experience, said John Hasnas, an associate professor who teaches ethics at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business. He...
Q&A: The Looming Big Data Skills Shortage
Q&A: The Looming Big Data Skills Shortage
"Consulting firm McKinsey predicts a shortage by 2018 of 140,000 to 190,000 people with the deep analytical skills needed to work with big data. "I think it actually could be higher than...
Apple's Bittersweet Profits to Beat Street
Apple's Bittersweet Profits to Beat Street
Apple's Bittersweet Profits to Beat Street
Uncertainty over Apple won't end at earnings. That's because what really matters in the eyes of investors is future growth. "If they do have the next iPhone or iPad in the works, why...
Apple to Dole Out $100B to Shareholders
Apple to Dole Out $100B to Shareholders
Apple to Dole Out $100B to Shareholders
That suggests investors have concluded Apple will never again launch a revolutionary product like the iPhone or iPad. The commitment to bigger buybacks may reinforce that impression, said David Tan,...
What Lean In Means for Women of Color
What Lean In Means for Women of Color
Shari Hubert, Associate Dean of Admissions at the Georgetown University McDonough School of Business and Harvard Business School alum, says, "I believe that women of color often have an even...

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