Freeman in the News

Instructor John Clarke says the course is about more than simply creating new consumer products.

Biz New Orleans: Aiming Higher with Hospitality

John Clarke, professor of practice and associate dean for graduate programs, spoke with Biz New Orleans Managing Editor Kim Singletary about the Freeman School’s new program in entrepreneurial hospitality for her feature on efforts to improve the quality of jobs in the New Orleans hospitality industry.

February 6, 2019 ×
The Advocate: Tulane’s business school partnering with Idea Village for Entrepreneur Week

The Advocate: Tulane’s business school partnering with Idea Village for Entrepreneur Week

Rob Lalka, executive director of the Freeman School’s Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, was quoted in the New Orleans Advocate about the Freeman School’s recently announced partnership with the Idea Village to produce the 2019 New Orleans Entrepreneur Week.

January 10, 2019 ×
Real Simple: 8 Budgeting Hacks That Will Allow You to Gift Everyone on Your List Without Going Into Debt

Real Simple: 8 Budgeting Hacks That Will Allow You to Gift Everyone on Your List Without Going Into Debt

Bill Reese, professor of practice in finance, contributed to Real Simple’s article “8 Budgeting Hacks That Will Allow You to Gift Everyone on Your Holiday List — Without Going Into Debt.”

December 5, 2018 ×
Fast Company: Job Skills to Deal With Your Most Difficult Family Members

Fast Company: Job Skills to Deal With Your Most Difficult Family Members

Jasmijn Bol, PricewaterhouseCoopers Professor of Accounting, was interviewed by Fast Company for a story on job skills that can help guests successfully navigate the fraught environment of family holiday gatherings.

November 22, 2018 ×
The Hill: Don’t rob ‘Opportunity Zones’ of their full potential

The Hill: Don’t rob ‘Opportunity Zones’ of their full potential

Rob Lalka co-authored an op-ed in The Hill in which he argues for changing the gross income provision of Opportunity Zones, the tax incentive established as part of the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act to help spur investment in distressed communities.

November 9, 2018 ×
Gas Matters: The NGLs Interview with Eric Smith

Gas Matters: The NGLs Interview with Eric Smith

Eric Smith, associate director of the Tulane Energy Institute at the A. B. Freeman School of Business, was interviewed by Gas Matters about the emerging natural gas liquids (NGLs) market.

April 12, 2018 ×
Forbes: What Entrepreneurs Evaluating Venture Capitalists Can Learn From The Way We Evaluate Baseball Players

Forbes: What Entrepreneurs Evaluating Venture Capitalists Can Learn From The Way We Evaluate Baseball Players

Rob Lalka, executive director of the Freeman School’s Albert Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, is featured in a Forbes.com article about what baseball can teach entrepreneurs about venture capitalists.

October 18, 2017 ×
WWL-TV: Professor: Rare for Anyone to be on Shallow Water Platforms

WWL-TV: Professor: Rare for Anyone to be on Shallow Water Platforms

Tulane Energy Institute Associate Director Eric Smith spoke with WWL-TV’s Lauren Gale about oil and gas production in Lake Pontchartrain in the wake of Sunday night’s explosion and fire aboard a platform.

October 16, 2017 ×
The Wall Street Journal: CEOs’ Simple Trick on Earnings Calls – Saying ‘I,’ ‘We’ and ‘Us’

The Wall Street Journal: CEOs’ Simple Trick on Earnings Calls – Saying ‘I,’ ‘We’ and ‘Us’

The Wall Street Journal interviewed Freeman School Assistant Professor of Accounting Serena Loftus for a story about a new study she authored on managers’ use of self-inclusive language.

August 7, 2017 ×
Chron.com: Advanced business degrees open doors for students

Chron.com: Advanced business degrees open doors for students

Alex Sleptsov, assistant dean for executive education at Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business, was interviewed for a chron.com story about the role of advanced business degrees in today’s working environment.

August 4, 2017 ×