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Beta Gamma Sigma recognizes newest members with virtual ceremony

Beta Gamma Sigma recognizes newest members with virtual ceremony

While the Freeman School’s traditional recognition ceremony honoring Beta Gamma Sigma members was cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic, inductees were invited to participate in a first-ever, society-wide virtual membership recognition ceremony on May 21, 2020.

May 26, 2020 ×

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WWL-TV: Tourism could take years to bounce back, where will hospitality workers go?

WWL-TV: Tourism could take years to bounce back, where will hospitality workers go?

Peter Ricchiuti, senior professor of practice in finance, was interviewed by WWL-TV for a story about longterm impacts of the coronavirus pandemic on New Orleans hospitality workers.

May 20, 2020 ×

Research Notes

Research Notes: Victoria Li

Research Notes: Victoria Li

Victoria Li’s paper “Decomposing the VIX: Implications for the Predictability of Stock Returns,” co-authored with Victor Chow, Bingxin Li and Wanjun Jiang, has been accepted for publication in the Financial Review.

May 20, 2020 ×

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Restarting the New Orleans economy, one meal at a time

Restarting the New Orleans economy, one meal at a time

Emily Shaya (BSM ’06, MBA ’13), co-owner of Pomegranate Hospitality, is working to bring the New Orleans-based restaurant group back from the pandemic.

May 12, 2020 ×

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New Orleans CityBusiness: To address COVID-19, we can learn from our history of innovation

New Orleans CityBusiness: To address COVID-19, we can learn from our history of innovation

Rob Lalka, professor of practice and executive director of the Albert Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, contributed a Guest Perspective to New Orleans CityBusiness about the lessons the city’s entrepreneurs can teach New Orleans as it recovers from the COVID-19 pandemic.

May 6, 2020 ×

Research Notes

Research Notes: Han Jiang

Research Notes: Han Jiang

Han Jiang’s paper “Who Will Board a Sinking Ship? A Firm-Director Interdependence Perspective of Mutual Selection between Declining Firms and Director Candidates” was recently accepted for publication in Academy of Management Journal.

May 5, 2020 ×

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Research Notes: Shuhua Sun

Research Notes: Shuhua Sun

Shuhua Sun’s paper “At the Height of the Storm: Healthcare Staff’s Health Conditions and Job Satisfaction and Their Associated Predictors During the Epidemic Peak of COVID-19” has been accepted for publication in Brain, Behavior and Immunity.

May 5, 2020 ×

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Time: Will Coronavirus Be the Death or Salvation of Big Plastic?

Time: Will Coronavirus Be the Death or Salvation of Big Plastic?

Eric Smith, professor of practice and associate director of the Tulane Energy Institute, was quoted in a Time story about the effect of the coronavirus pandemic on the petrochemical industry.

May 5, 2020 ×

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Freeman students tour Entergy's New Orleans solar farm.

Freeman to offer specialization in Renewable and Sustainable Energy

To better prepare energy professionals for the changing marketplace, Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business is launching a new specialization this fall that offers students a deep dive into the business of renewables.

May 1, 2020 ×

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Fox News: New Orleans artists struggle to survive as coronavirus causes tourism dip

Fox News: New Orleans artists struggle to survive as coronavirus causes tourism dip

Peter Ricchiuti, senior professor of practice and founder of the Freeman School’s Burkenroad Reports program, was interviewed by Fox News for a story about the effects of the coronavirus pandemic on New Orleans.

April 26, 2020 ×