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Mayo, Wallsten, and Weymouth participate in dialogue: Ecommerce and Mobile Technology Policy Challenges for the United States, China, and the World

John Mayo (CBPP Executive Director and Professor of Economics, Business and Public Policy in the McDonough School of Business), Scott Wallsten (CBPP Senior Policy Scholar), and Stephen Weymouth (...

Mayo releases policy paper: "Competition in Telecommunications: Global Lessons for Policy Development in Mexico"

Center Executive Director John W. Mayo today released an economic policy paper, "...

Tinsley discusses her research on women's self-confidence at the 47th World Economic Forum

Georgetown Center for Business and Public Policy senior policy scholar and McDonough School of Business professor Catherine Tinsley attended the 47th Annual World Economic Forum meeting in Davos,...

Call for Papers: Third Annual Research Colloquium on the Economics and Regulation of the Freight Rail Industry

Third Annual Research Colloquium
Call for Papers

The Georgetown Center for Business and Public Policy is pleased to...

Vastine advises on trade policy in President-Elect Trump's administration

As the inauguration of President-Elect Trump approaches, Senior Industry and Innovation Fellow Bob Vastine has been asked to comment in a collection of pieces regarding trade policy of the...

Hahn releases paper: "The Behavioralist as Policy Designer: The Need to Test Multiple Treatments to Meet Multiple Targets"
Rail Publications
Burton releases EPV: "A Sanguine Assessment of North American Freight Railroads"
Kovacs releases policy paper: "Business Data Services: The Potential Harm to Competitive Facilities Deployment"
Hahn releases paper: “Using Big Data to Estimate Consumer Surplus: The Case of Uber”
Jensen, Quinn, and Weymouth issue policy paper: “Winners and Losers in International Trade: Effects on U.S. Presidential Voting"

Senior Policy Scholar J. Bradford Jensen and Faculty Affiliates Dennis Quinn and Stephen Weymouth recently issued a paper, “...

Scott Wallsten
Scott Wallsten named President of the Technology Policy Institute

Senior Policy Scholar Scott Wallsten was named President of the Technology Policy Institute, effective September 1, 2016. Scott formerly served as the Institute's Vice President for Research and...

Railroad Economics at the Western Economic Association International Annual Meeting

On July 1, 2016, Professor John Mayo chaired a session on railroad economics for the Transportation and Public Utilities Group at the 91st Annual Conference of the...

Robert Hahn releases new policy paper: “The Impact of Behavioral Science Experiments on Energy Policy”
Mayo issues Economic Policy Vignette: "Regulation and Investment: Sk(r)ewing the Future for 21st Century Telecommunications?"

John Mayo, professor of economics, business, and public policy in Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business and executive director of the Georgetown...

Second Annual Research Colloquium on the Economics and Regulation of the Freight Rail Industry

The Staggers Rail Act of 1980 largely but not completely deregulated the U.S. freight rail industry. More than thirty years of hindsight affords a rich opportunity for fresh economic analysis of...