Housed at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business, the Center for Financial Markets and Policy sponsors original research, provides thoughtful commentary, and hosts dialogues and conferences involving scholars and practitioners on key financial market issues. Through these activities, the center enriches the intellectual life of the University and the Washington-based policy community, and contributes to an informed public discussion regarding critical financial market debates.

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"Fed Poised for Three Rate Hikes in 2017 Following Yellen's Capitol Hill Visit"

Georgetown McDonough School of Business Professor Sumit Agarwal discusses Janet Yellen's recent visit to Capitol Hill. "Yellen testified before the Senate Banking Committee Tuesday and the...

The 2016 U.S. Presidential Election: Competition for the Nomination for the Out of Power Party

The 2016 United States presidential election was certain to be highly unusual as the Republicans reduced their list of 17 candidates to Donald Trump. Trump won an impressive number of competitive...

Capitol Hill Briefing on Market Structure Innovation in the US Economy

The Center for Financial Markets and Policy at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business, in partnership with the Milken Institute, hosted a Capitol Hill briefing on “The Role of Market Structure...

Financial Markets Quality 2016

The Georgetown Center for Financial Markets and Policy, in partnership with the Financial Times, hosted its annual Financial Markets Quality conference on October 12, 2016. Below are...

Student Led Research on FinTech Regulations and SME Financing Published by World Economic Forum, Real Clear Markets
Incremental Steps for a Safer Housing Finance System

On June 16, the Center for Financial Markets and Policy at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business, in partnership with the Milken Institute, hosted its second-quarter Capitol Hill briefing on “...

Markets and the Hill Briefing Discusses Tax Code Implications

MATH Briefing 1st Quarter 2016: The Center for Financial Markets and Policy at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business, in partnership with the Milken Institute, hosted a Capitol Hill briefing...

John Jacobs Discusses New Exchange, IEX with the Wall Street Journal

“This is going to put the question at the forefront—is speed the No. 1 driver of market structure?” said John Jacobs, a former senior executive at Nasdaq and now executive director of...

Center Hosts Roundtable on the Complex Regulatory Landscape for FinTech

The Center for Financial Markets and Policy in partnership with the World Economic Forum (WEF) and the SME Finance Forum, held a roundtable discussion on the rapidly growing industry of...

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Social Marketing in a Changing World – A Celebration of Alan Andreasen

After more than two decades as a marketing professor at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business, Alan Andreasen retired in June 2015. The school’s marketing faculty, led by Area Coordinator and...

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Do Prestigious Law Degrees Really Matter? Prestigious Schools Act as Career Insurance When Things Go Wrong

After graduation, many students think about going to law school. They consider the school's ranking, tuition, and location, among other things. Chris Rider, assistant professor of strategy at...

The Digital Economy and Closing the Opportunity Gap

Senior Industry and Innovation Fellow Ralph Everett presents the hope and policy implications of the explosion of digital technology in a new economic...

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Langlois Appointed President of the Peace Science Society

Catherine Langlois, professor of strategy at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business, has been elected president of the Peace Science Society (International) for 2016-17.

The Peace...

Faculty Recognized by MBA Students

The Georgetown McDonough MBA Program celebrated the end of the academic year with its traditional barbecue on April 28. Full-time and Evening Program MBA students, faculty, and staff joined Senior...

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Georgetown McDonough Research Casts Light on Investor Influence

Do institutional investors have an impact on how companies bring about change? It is difficult to study if or how institutional investors influence corporate management because their interactions...

TCU's Values and Ventures Competition® Awards $10,000 to Georgetown University Entrepreneurs

Seniors Ann Yang and Phil Wong, co-founders of MISFIT Juicery, won $10,000 in the 5th Annual Values and Ventures Competition hosted by Texas Christian University (TCU) on April 10-11. Georgetown...

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