November 19th, 2019
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McDonough Faculty News
Professor Busts the Nonprofit Endowments Myth Through IRS Data Research
June 28th, 2019
Sandeep Dahiya, associate professor of finance, scoured IRS data to reveal underperforming investments by nonprofits
Professor Examines Price Collusion in Beer, Tuna Industries
June 28th, 2019
Nathan Miller, associate professor of strategy and economics, examines what happens when competitors – from beer to tuna – decide not to compete.
Steers Center For Global Real Estate Expands Leadership Team With Two Key Hires
June 19th, 2019
The Steers Center for Global Real Estate at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business has appointed Jim Reid, past president of Americas Strategic Initiatives at CBRE, as executive in residence and Robert and Lauren Steers Chair in Global Real Estate and George Yeonas (B’77), former real estate advisor to builders, developers, and financial institutions, as managing director.
Tinsley’s Research Recognized In HBR’s 10 Must Reads On Diversity
June 4th, 2019
Catherine Tinsley, Raffini Family professor of management at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business and director, Georgetown University Women’s Leadership Institute, has been recognized for her research and thought leadership on gender and diversity by Harvard Business Review (HBR).
Holtom’s Antarctica Trip Marks Research on All Seven Continents
April 10th, 2019
With a recent consulting trip to Antarctica, Brooks Holtom, professor of management and senior associate dean for strategy, finance, and organization, has now conducted research on all seven continents — and this time, he got to see penguins, sea lions, calving glaciers, and enjoy the 28-degree Antarctic summer during his 10-day expedition to the continent last December.
Breaking the Cycle
April 1st, 2019
Georgetown University launched a program to transform the lives of a highly select group of District of Columbia residents released from the city’s correctional facilities who show strong potential to become successful leaders and role models in their communities.
#Trending: Quarterly Earnings — Generating Value For Stakeholders
March 13th, 2019
Quarterly earnings serve as a report card to investors. Georgetown McDonough experts discuss how the earnings reporting landscape has changed, as well as examine evolving metrics that denote success beyond the bottom line.
#Trending: Planning Travel
March 6th, 2019
Are you too optimistic when planning your spring or summer travel? Georgetown McDonough professors discuss why paying amenity fees up front, or choosing not to redeem airline miles, may pay off in the long term.
Experts Discuss Social Impact Investing in San Francisco
March 1st, 2019
Alumni gathered Feb. 25 in San Francisco to hear a panel of executives in finance and social entrepreneurship discuss impact investing with Bill Novelli, founder of McDonough’s Global Social Enterprise Initiative and distinguished professor of the practice.
#Trending: Super Bowl and Oscars Ads
January 31st, 2019
How have Super Bowl and Oscars advertisements affected post-Sunday night engagement on social media and in sales? Georgetown McDonough professors examine how brands are combining traditional and social advertising to reach the modern customer.
5 Ways to Become a More Sustainable Consumer
December 5th, 2018
How you can better evaluate the sustainability of the products you buy and the companies you support.
November 27th, 2018
Rudeness at work can have a devastating effect on performance, Georgetown McDonough researchers have found. Thankfully, civility can do the opposite.
Miller Receives NSF Grant for Beer, Tuna Industry Research
November 14th, 2018
Nathan Miller, associate professor of strategy and economics, received a grant from the National Science Foundation to support his research on collusion in the beer and tuna industries. The $57,000 grant will support a graduate student in economics to help analyze the ways in which companies cooperate to distort pricing.
Ferdows Named Bestselling Case Author
October 26th, 2018
Kasra Ferdows, the Heisley Family Chair Professor of Global Manufacturing, was named the 20th best-selling case author for the 2017-2018 academic year by the Case Centre.
Guerrero Cusumano Receives Distinguished Educator Award
October 26th, 2018
Jose Luis Guerrero Cusumano, associate professor of operations and information management, received the Industrial Engineering and Operations Management 2018 Distinguished Educator Award for his research, education, and dedication to the field.