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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...

Delp and Mayo issue research paper: "The Evolution of 'Competition': Lessons for 21st Century Telecommunications Policy" and accompanying Economic Policy Vignette
Debaters in Gaston Hall at the Power Shift Forum
The Power Shift Forum for Women in the World Economy

The Power Shift Forum for Women in the World Economy is an annual symposium on women as economic actors in the global marketplace led by the Saïd...

Cathy Tinsley and Nancy Pelosi in Rome
When women succeed, America succeeds

Center Scholar Catherine Tinsley (professor of management and faculty director of the Georgetown University Women's Leadership Institute) was joined by the Honorable Nancy Pelosi, House...

Larry Downes
Downes releases new policy paper: "Unlocking Pandora’s Set-Top Box: The FCC Flirts with Disaster, Again"
“Unlocking Pandora’s Set-Top Box:  The FCC Flirts with Disaster, Again,” by...
Dillon-Merrill named 2016 Distinguished Georgetown Investigator

Center Scholar Robin Dillon-Merrill (professor of operations and information management) has been named a 2016 Distinguished Georgetown Investigator by the Office of the Provost. The Distinguished...

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Next Lunch Nuggets: "The pros and cons of the Trans-Pacific Partnership"
Panel at crowded TTP event March 30
Georgetown on the Hill: "The Trans-Pacific Partnership: Are the Critics Right?"

A capacity crowd filled a House Ways and Means Committee room in the Rayburn House Office building on March 30 at noon for discussion and Q+A on the pros and cons of the Trans-Pacific Partnership...

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Ukhaneva contributes to MMTC white paper: "A Lifeline to High-Speed Internet Access: An Economic Analysis of Administration Costs and the Impact on Consumers"

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