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Research Notes: Yinliang Tan

Research Notes: Yinliang Tan

Yinliang “Ricky” Tan’s paper “Mitigating Inventory Overstocking: Optimal Order-up-to-Level to Achieve a Target Fill Rate” has been accepted for publication in Production and Operations Management.

July 6, 2017 ×
Research Notes: Oleg Gredil

Research Notes: Oleg Gredil

Oleg Gredil’s paper “Do Private Equity Funds Manipulate Reported Returns?”, co-authored with Gregory W. Brown and Steven N. Kaplan, has been accepted for publication in the Journal of Financial Economics.

June 21, 2017 ×
Financial Times ranks Freeman MFIN among Top 10 in US

Financial Times ranks Freeman MFIN among Top 10 in US

In its 2017 ranking of pre-experience programs, the Financial Times ranks the Freeman MFIN program 9th best in the U.S. and 49th in the world.

June 19, 2017 ×
Research Notes: Robert Prilmeier

Research Notes: Robert Prilmeier

Robert Prilmeier’s paper “Why Does Fast Loan Growth Predict Poor Performance for Banks?”, co-authored with Rüdiger Fahlenbrach and René Stulz, has been accepted for publication in the Review of Financial Studies.

June 16, 2017 ×
Fox 8 News: Decline in brick and mortar stores affects jobs

Fox 8 News: Decline in brick and mortar stores affects jobs

John Healey, assistant professor of marketing at Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business, was interviewed by Fox 8 News for a story about the loss of jobs due to a decline in retail shopping.

June 12, 2017 ×
Emeritus Club honors Stanley Motta with Lifetime Achievement Award

Emeritus Club honors Stanley Motta with Lifetime Achievement Award

The Emeritus Club of Tulane University has honored Stanley Motta (BBA ’67), chairman of Copa Holdings, the parent company of Copa Airlines, with its Lifetime Achievement of the Emeritus Class Award for the Class of 1967.

June 1, 2017 ×
Freeman awards more than 700 diplomas at graduation ceremonies

Freeman awards more than 700 diplomas at graduation ceremonies

Over the course of two days and two pomp-and-circumstance-filled ceremonies, Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business awarded more than 700 diplomas to graduates during its 2017 commencement exercises.

May 22, 2017 ×
Freeman School Assistant Dean Alex Sleptsov, left, moderated a panel discussion on infrastructure development trends as part of the inaugural Latin American Business Forum.

Latin American Business Forum highlights opportunities for US firms

On May 16, the A. B. Freeman School of Business at Tulane University co-hosted the Latin American Business Forum, a daylong conference highlighting emerging business opportunities for U.S. firms in Latin America.

May 20, 2017 ×
Tulane teams make strong showing in International Biz Model Competition

Tulane teams make strong showing in International Biz Model Competition

Tulane University-based startup Instapath Bioptics topped more than 5,000 entrants from around the world to win first place and the grand prize of $30,000 in the International Business Model Competition. CMDX Biopsy, another Tulane-based team, also made the finals of the competition.

May 16, 2017 ×
Marshall Wadleigh (BSM '17) joined the Tulane football program as a walk-on in 2013, maintained a 4.0 grade point average and by his senior year, was awarded a scholarship by head coach Willie Fritz. (Photo by Ryan Rivet)

Finance and football fuel grad’s 4.0 GPA

Marshall Wadleigh’s story of accomplishment is a testament that hard work breeds success. The Tulane University senior from Pearl River, Louisiana, maintained a 4.0 grade point average as a walk-on member of the Tulane football program, and was awarded a scholarship by head coach Willie Fritz ahead of his senior year.

May 15, 2017 ×