Archive for January, 2013

NFL’s Smith and Atallah talk business with MBA students

NFL’s Smith and Atallah talk business with MBA students

Will Smith, starting defensive end of the New Orleans Saints, and George Atallah, assistant executive director of external affairs for the NFL Players Association, discussed the business side of football […]

January 30, 2013 ×
Less than one week to enter Biz Plan Competition

Less than one week to enter Biz Plan Competition

The deadline to enter the 2013 Tulane Business Plan Competition is Jan. 22 and officers of the Tulane Entrepreneurs Association are putting out a final call for entries. The annual […]

January 18, 2013 ×
Research Notes: Prof. John Page

Research Notes: Prof. John Page

John R. Page’s paper “Bank Accounting Practices and Current Financial System Uncertainty” has been accepted for publication in The CPA Journal. The paper, co-authored with Paul Hooper, retired professor of […]

January 16, 2013 ×
Freeman School launches TABA chapters in five U.S. cities

Freeman School launches TABA chapters in five U.S. cities

The Tulane Association of Business Alumni (TABA) has announced the establishment of chapters in five U.S. cities. The five TABA chapters are Houston, Nashville, Washington D.C., New York and Miami. […]

January 15, 2013 ×
A message from Afghanistan

A message from Afghanistan

Freeman School graduate Edward Crawford (MBA ’09, MGM ’09, LA ’09), an associate with Goldman Sachs & Co. in Miami, is currently deployed with U.S. Navy special operations forces in […]

January 8, 2013 ×
Research Notes: Prof. Jennifer Merluzzi

Research Notes: Prof. Jennifer Merluzzi

Jennifer Merluzzi is the co-author of “Embedded Brokerage,” which will appear as a chapter in the upcoming book Research in the Sociology of Organizations (Cambridge, Mass: Emerald Group). The article, […]

January 7, 2013 ×
Consumers judge risk of illness by the cost of the cure

Consumers judge risk of illness by the cost of the cure

When it comes to calculating their odds of getting the flu, consumers look to an unlikely gauge – the price of the flu shot – to measure their risk, according […]

January 4, 2013 ×