Freeman in the News

Freeman in the News

CNBC: Meatballs and DIY bookcases – The psychology behind Ikea’s iconic success

CNBC: Meatballs and DIY bookcases – The psychology behind Ikea’s iconic success

Associate Professor of Marketing Daniel Mochon, whose research coined the term “the Ikea effect,” was featured in a CNBC story about the psychology underlying Ikea’s business success.

October 9, 2019 ×

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Fortune: Opportunity Zones aren’t a program, they’re a market

Fortune: Opportunity Zones aren’t a program, they’re a market

Rob Lalka, executive director of the Freeman School’s Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, co-authored an op-ed in Fortune about Opportunity Zones, the tax-advantaged zones created to spur economic development and job creation in economically distressed areas.

October 3, 2019 ×

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WWL-TV: Bayou Steel owed more than $20.8 million before declaring bankruptcy

WWL-TV: Bayou Steel owed more than $20.8 million before declaring bankruptcy

Peter Ricchiuti, William B. Burkenroad Jr. Professor of Practice in Equity Research and senior professor of practice in finance, was interviewed for a WWL-TV story about Bayou Steel Group’s sudden closing and its impact on the state’s economy.

October 2, 2019 ×

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Forbes: Business And Real Estate Degrees Team Up At Tulane

Forbes: Business And Real Estate Degrees Team Up At Tulane

Forbes recently highlighted the Freeman School’s new MBA/Master of Sustainable Real Estate Development, which enables students to earn both an MBA and a Master of Sustainable Real Estate Development in five semesters.

September 16, 2019 ×

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Biz New Orleans: Venture Capital University comes to New Orleans

Biz New Orleans: Venture Capital University comes to New Orleans

Biz New Orleans interviewed Rob Lalka, executive director of the Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, about VC University Live, the upcoming executive education program co-presented by the Freeman School.

September 10, 2019 ×

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WWL-TV: Fact checking Louisiana’s economy in the governor’s race

WWL-TV: Fact checking Louisiana’s economy in the governor’s race

WWL-TV asked Peter Ricchiuti, senior professor of practice in finance at the Freeman School, to fact check competing claims made in political ads for the Louisiana governor’s race.

September 6, 2019 ×

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Poets & Quants: Behind Tulane’s Burkenroad Reports

Poets & Quants: Behind Tulane’s Burkenroad Reports

Burkenroad Reports, the Freeman School’s acclaimed student equity research program, was recently profiled in Poets & Quants for Undergrads.

June 10, 2019 ×

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WWL Radio: Nearly half of US workers have a side job

WWL Radio: Nearly half of US workers have a side job

Dale Kalmfoth, executive director of the Freeman School’s Career Management Center, was interviewed by WWL Radio for a segment about a Bankrate.com survey that found nearly half of all U.S. workers earn extra income on the side.

June 6, 2019 ×

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The Advocate: Opportunity Zone tax breaks sparking investor stampede in Louisiana

The Advocate: Opportunity Zone tax breaks sparking investor stampede in Louisiana

Rob Lalka, executive director of the Freeman School’s Albert Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, was quoted in a New Orleans Advocate story about the Opportunity Zone tax break program, which has received criticism for failing to build in accountability mechanisms to ensure that investments flow to the areas most economically challenged areas.

May 19, 2019 ×

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Poets & Quants: Best 40 Under 40 Professors – Ricky Tan

Poets & Quants: Best 40 Under 40 Professors – Ricky Tan

Yinliang “Ricky” Tan, assistant professor of management science at Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business, has been named one of 2019’s Best 40 Under 40 Professors by Poets & Quants.

April 23, 2019 ×