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How Amazon and Walmart’s Head-to-Head Competition Is Changing Retail

"Both Walmart and Amazon have gotten to such a point where they're both, not only credible, but they have developed a huge amount of trust, amongst their followers and their…

March 3, 2021

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3 Ways the Jeff Bezos-era Amazon Helped and Hurt U.S. Workers and Consumers

But the pain small business owners have felt in the Amazon age hasn’t come without gains, said Arthur Dong, a professor of strategy and economics at Georgetown’s McDonough…

February 4, 2021

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Chinese Stocks: Gauging Risks Under Biden

"I do believe the overall tenor in terms of friction between the U.S. and China will continue, and that's been made very clear by the incoming U.S. Secretary of State Antony…

January 25, 2021

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Jeff Reid Recognized as United States Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship Longenecker Fellow

Jeff Reid, founding director, Georgetown Entrepreneurship, recently was recognized by the United States Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (USASBE) as a Justin. …

January 14, 2021

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How Are Nonmarket Forces Affecting Your Business?

Understanding Nonmarket Forces Can Be a Game-Changer for Executives Organizations exist in a complex ecosystem at the intersection of business, globalization, and public policy.…

December 1, 2020

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Why There is No Ethical Reason Not to Vote (Unless You Come Down with COVID-19 on Election Day)

According to a recent study by the 100 Million Project, nonvoters are twice as likely as active voters to say they do not feel they have enough information about candidates and…

October 8, 2020

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Orchestrating Diversity: Bias vs. Blind

As companies look to diversify, the question becomes: Should we actively bias our hiring process? What does that look like? Brooks Holtom, senior associate dean of strategy,…

September 3, 2020

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Fed Pledges To Look at if the Economy is Working for Lower-Income Communities When Setting Policy

The Federal Reserve changed its inflation policy from a set 2% target, to a more flexible policy that would be based on an average inflation target, allowing for higher inflation…

August 27, 2020

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Lizhi Liu Earns 2020 Ronald H. Coase Award

Lizhi Liu, an assistant professor of strategy at Georgetown McDonough, was awarded the 2020 Ronald H. Coase Award for the Best Dissertation in Institutional and Organizational…

August 17, 2020

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Not Compensating Canadian Blood Plasma Donors Means Potentially Risky Reliance on Foreign Plasma

Peter Jaworski, associate teaching professor, sheds a light on Canadian plasma donations. He explains that most donors are not compensated and Canada does not collect nearly…

August 13, 2020