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Former faculty member Larry Arnold passes away

February 13, 2020
Larry Arnold, who served on the Freeman School's management science faculty from 1971 to 2005, passed away on Feb. 2, 2020, in Arlington, Tennessee. He was 76.
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Fortune: As the yield curve slips towards inversion, the recession warning light blinks red—again

February 03, 2020
Peter Ricchiuti, senior professor of practice and research director of Burkenroad Reports, was interviewed for a story in Fortune about whether recent movement toward a yield curve inversion suggests an increased chance for recession.
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Research Notes: Jonathan Jona

January 30, 2020
Jonathan Jona's paper “Underlying Risk Preferences and Analyst Risk-Taking Behavior,” co-authored with Sean Cleary of University of Melbourne, Gladys Lee of University of Melbourne and Joshua Shemesh of Monash University, has been accepted for publication in the Journal of Business Finance and Accounting. 
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Research Notes: Hila Fogel-Yaari

January 30, 2020
Hila Fogel-Yaari's paper "MBE – Meeting/ Beating Expectations,” co-authored with Joshua Ronen, has been accepted for publication in the Journal of Accounting and Public Policy.

Fortune: Minding the GAAP

January 25, 2020

Gans Narayanmoorthy, associate professor of accounting, was interviewed for an article in Fortune about how companies are increasingly using non-GAAP accounting metrics to present a more favorable — and possibly misleading — view to the public.

Headliners announced for 12th annual New Orleans Entrepreneur Week

January 23, 2020

Leading up to its 12th year, New Orleans Entrepreneur Week (NOEW), co-produced by the A. B. Freeman School of Business at Tulane University and The Idea Village, has announced its lineup of headline speakers.

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Research Notes: Morad Zekhnini

January 16, 2020
Morad Zekhnini's paper "Financial Integration and Credit Democratization: Linking Banking Deregulation to Economic Growth," co-authored with Elizabeth Berger of Cornell University, Alexander Butler of Rice University and Edwin Hu of the SEC’s DERA group, has been accepted for publication in Journal of Financial Intermediation.

Master of Finance students win top prize at 2019 Business Valuation Challenge

January 16, 2020

A year after earning first runner up, a team of Master of Finance students from Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business won first place at the 2019 Business Valuation Challenge.

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Governing.com: How Communities Can Benefit from Amazon’s Great Data Caper

January 10, 2020
Rob Lalka, executive director of the Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, contributed an op-ed to Governing.com about how cities can use data to support investment and economic development.

Accounting Today: Maximizing your final college semester

January 08, 2020

Christine Smith, professor of practice in accounting and assistant director of the BSM/Master of Accounting program, contributed an article to Accounting Today about things students can do to make the most of their final college semester.

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Megan Guy named executive director of Executive Education

January 07, 2020
Megan Guy, professor of practice in business and legal studies, has been appointed as the Freeman School's new executive director of Executive and Professional Education.

NBC News: Med students send message with plantation photo: We are our ancestors' wildest dreams

December 20, 2019

Russell Ledet (MD/MBA ’22) was interviewed by NBC News and other media about the viral photo he organized showing black Tulane University medical students posing at Whitney Plantation in Edgard, Louisiana.