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Office Hours: Jeremy Yip Reveals How Anger Influences Unethical Behavior and His New Research on Office Trash-Talking

Anger can have detrimental effects on behavior in organizations. Angry employees are likely to become more egocentric, less empathetic, and more deceptive. Jeremy Yip, assistant…

July 30, 2020

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Private Member’s Bill to Reverse Ban on Paid Blood Donations to be Heard in Alberta Legislature

Alberta legislators will likely debate a private member's bill that seeks to overturn a provincial ban on paying for blood and plasma donations. Peter Jaworski, a Georgetown…

July 21, 2020

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Why I’ll Be on Campus This Fall

An op-ed by John Hasnas, professor of ethics: "Georgetown University has given all its faculty, including me, the option to teach in the classroom or remotely via computer during…

July 13, 2020

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So You Want to be a Professor? Here are Some Inconvenient Truths

Jason Brennan, the Robert J. and Elizabeth Flanagan Family Professor of Strategy, Economics, Ethics, and Public Policy at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business,…

July 10, 2020

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MBA Prof. Arthur Dong: Warren Buffet Valuations & MBAs

How beneficial is an MBA when you have an undergrad business degree? What does a Warren Buffet valuation look like? Our latest guest is MBA Professor Arthur Dong, a professor of…

June 15, 2020

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It’s Time to Think Seriously About Paying Blood Donors

This week, the Adam Smith Institute [ASI] in the United Kingdom released Professor Peter Jaworski’s Bloody Well Pay Them: The case for Voluntary Remunerated Plasma Collections.…

June 15, 2020

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Commentary: Systemic Racism, Lay It To Rest

“At the end of the day, a social movement is only as effective as its leaders, and the most effective leaders are those willing to share power and lead from behind,” wrote…

June 10, 2020

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Don’t Enroll in a Ph.D. Program Until You’ve Read this Book

Jason Brennan is a philosophy professor at Georgetown who has written some superb books on political-economy topics, particularly the dubious ethics of our higher-education.…

June 3, 2020

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Opinion on COVID-19: Canada Needs to Pay Plasma Donors to Protect its Domestic Supply

An op-ed by Peter Jaworski, associate teaching professor: "As countries race to find effective treatments and methods of preventing COVID-19, some hope has come along in the form…

May 5, 2020

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CSL’s ESG Conundrum Could Mean Greater Cost of Growth

There is another way to frame the risk of exploitative participation, according to Peter Jaworski, a Georgetown academic. "While I’m not a medical doctor, I am an ethics. …

April 26, 2020