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Beta Gamma Sigma inducts newest members

Beta Gamma Sigma inducts newest members

The Tulane chapter of Beta Gamma Sigma, the international honor society recognizing academic excellence in the study of business, welcomed its newest members at a recognition ceremony on April 22, 2019.

April 23, 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 ×

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Dr. Kathy Fields speaks at the Albert Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation Award Gala, where she and Dr. Katie Rodan, co-founders of Rodan + Fields, received the 2019 Tulane Distinguished Entrepreneurs of the Year Award.

Tulane University honors 2019 Entrepreneurs of the Year

Tulane University honored skin care innovators Dr. Katie Rodan and Dr. Kathy Fields and social entrepreneurs Stephanie and David Barksdale as its Entrepreneurs of the Year at the 2019 Albert Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation Awards Gala.

April 15, 2019 ×

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The Advocate: Pelican State Portfolio posts drop in first quarter

The Advocate: Pelican State Portfolio posts drop in first quarter

Peter Ricchiuti, William B. Burkenroad Jr. Professor of Practice in Equity Research, was interviewed for a New Orleans Advocate story about the Pelican Portfolio, a group of 23 Louisiana-based stocks tracked by The Advocate.

April 15, 2019 ×

Research Notes

Research Notes: Gans Narayanamoorthy

Research Notes: Gans Narayanamoorthy

Gans Narayanamoorthy’s paper “A Hidden Risk of Auditor Industry Specialization: Evidence from the Financial Crisis,” co-authored with Stephen Rowe, Cory Cassell and Emily Hunt, has been accepted for publication in Review of Accounting Studies.

April 12, 2019 ×

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Accounting Today: How to Navigate Your First Internship

Accounting Today: How to Navigate Your First Internship

Christine Smith, professor of practice in accounting and assistant director of the joint BSM/Master of Accounting program, contributed an article to Accounting Today about things students can do to help make their first internship a success.

April 10, 2019 ×

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RentCheck, an app developed by Tulane students Marco Nelson (MBA '19) and Lydia Winkler (MBA/JD '19), was the grand prize winner at the 2019 Tulane Business Model Competition, which took place on April 8 at the A. B. Freeman School of Business. Pictured, from left to right, are Lepage Center Executive Director Rob Lalka, Winkler, Freeman School Dean Ira Solomon and Nelson.

Student startup takes top prize in Tulane Business Model Competition

Less than two weeks after winning the top prize at New Orleans Entrepreneur Week, the red-hot startup founded by a pair of Tulane University students has done it again.

April 9, 2019 ×

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Fox 8 News: Tax Reform Impact

Fox 8 News: Tax Reform Impact

Anu Varadharajan, lecturer in accounting at Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business, was interviewed by WVUE-TV’s Fox 8 News for a story about the impact of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017.

April 6, 2019 ×

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The Advocate: New state deal with CenturyLink offers $17.5M in tax incentives

The Advocate: New state deal with CenturyLink offers $17.5M in tax incentives

Peter Ricchiuti, the William B. Burkenroad Jr. Clinical Professor of Equity Research and senior professor of practice in finance, was interviewed for a New Orleans Advocate story about efforts to keep CenturyLink, one of Louisiana’s two remaining Fortune 500 companies, in the state.

April 5, 2019 ×

Research Notes

Research Notes: Gus De Franco

Research Notes: Gus De Franco

Gus De Franco’s paper “Riding the Blockchain Mania: Public Firms’ Speculative 8-K Disclosures,” co-authored with Stephanie Cheng, Haibo Jiang and Pengkai Lin, has been accepted for publication in Management Science.

April 4, 2019 ×