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David E. Houlihan
Houlihan Named McGowan Fellow

Georgetown McDonough MBA student David E. Houlihan is one of 10 MBA students from top business schools selected as a 2015 fellow by the William G. McGowan Charitable Fund. The Fellowships...

Lunch Forum on the Global Economy & TTIP

WHAT: The Center for Business and Public Policy at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business will host the event “Data Flows, Financial Services, and the Global Economy...

Crisis Negotiators Give Thanksgiving Tips
Chris Voss, the F.B.I.’s former lead international hostage negotiator who is now the chief executive of the advisory firm Black Swan Group, elaborated on the concept of emotional labeling. “There are...
Christine Porath
Management Idea: Analysing the Boss from Hell
The effect of having a “boss from hell” is far-reaching, say researchers Christine Porath, an associate professor at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business and Christine Pearson, a...
New Pulaski County Non-Profit Will Grow Local Youth
At least part of the funding for infrastructure will come from a $15,000 grant competition Spiegel took part in earlier this year through the Rural Entrepreneurship Challenge – a joint effort of the...
Scholars Tackle Ethical Questions at Symposium

From human organs on the black market to child labor to prostitution, the objects – or people –bought and sold across the world raise important ethical and moral questions: Are there any goods or...

Executives from Microsoft Brazil Travel to Georgetown for Custom Leadership Program

On November 10-14, executives from various functions within Microsoft’s subsidiary in Brazil (MS Brazil) attended a customized executive education course at Georgetown’s McDonough School of...

Executives from Microsoft Brazil Travel to Georgetown for Custom Leadership Program

On November 10-14, executives from various functions within Microsoft’s subsidiary in Brazil (MS Brazil) attended a customized executive education course at the McDonough School of Business....

National Rural Entrepreneurship Challenge: Four Finalists to Compete in January

The American Farm Bureau Federation together with Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business Global Social Enterprise Initiative and the Georgetown Entrepreneurship Initiative’s...

Panelists discuss trade agreements during a recent Georgetown on the Hill event.
Experts Discuss Trade Partnership as Part of Georgetown on the Hill

Industry experts shared their views on the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership Nov. 6 as part of the Center for Business and Public Policy’s Georgetown on the Hill series. The panel of...

Edward Walter, CEO and president of Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc., the nation’s largest lodging real estate company, is appointed the Robert and Lauren Steers Chair in Real Estate and professor of practice at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Busi
W. Edward Walter, CEO of Host Hotels & Resorts, to Join Georgetown McDonough Faculty

Edward Walter, CEO and president of Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc., the nation’s largest lodging real estate company, is appointed the Robert and Lauren Steers Chair in Real Estate and professor...

James Moore
Moore Named to D.C. Mayoral Transition Team

James P. Moore, Jr., managing director of the Business, Society, and Public Policy Initiative at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business,...

Mix of Online and In-Store Purchasing Expected for Holiday Shopping Season

The vast majority of consumers will wait in line and shop online to find Thanksgiving deals this year, according to new research by the Georgetown Institute for Consumer Research, sponsored by...

Crowd Power
Crowd Power: Georgetown McDonough Alumni Tap Crowdfunding to Launch Companies, Spark Innovation

How Georgetown McDonough alumni are tapping crowdfunding to launch companies, redefine industries, and spark innovation.

By Heather Boerner

At lunch one day...

Who Should Bring Home the Bacon?
Who Should Bring Home the Bacon? Professor Tinsley Tackles Attitudes on Women in the Workforce

When it comes to women in the workforce, our attitudes don’t seem to match reality.

By Melanie Padgett Powers

Women continue to make strides in the...

Market Smarts
Market Smarts: The SEC and Georgetown McDonough

The SEC helps protect investors and maintain fair, orderly markets — and it does so with expertise from Georgetown McDonough alumni, faculty, and students.

By...

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