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Alum brings renewables focus to energy master's program

June 26, 2020

Pierre Moses (MBA '16), president of renewable energy firm 127 Energy, returns to Freeman this fall to teach a new course that emphasizes the practical knowledge and skills needed to bring renewable energy projects from concept to completion.

Forbes: Are The Oil Giants Rising To Shareholder Demands And Cutting CO2 Levels?

June 11, 2020

Pierre Conner, executive director of the Tulane Energy Institute, was interviewed by Forbes for a story about whether oil companies are cutting carbon dioxide emissions in response to the demands of activist investors.

Lepage Center launches strategic consulting program for COVID-19-impacted business

June 10, 2020

The Albert Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation at Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business launched a new program this week to provide support to small businesses affected by the novel coronavirus pandemic.

Stirling Properties establishes real estate scholarship fund

June 08, 2020

Stirling Properties has announced the establishment of the Maurin Ogden Tulane Real Estate Fund, a new academic scholarship opportunity for Tulane University graduate students pursuing degrees in real estate or related fields.

Research Notes: Amanda Heitz and Gans Narayanamoorthy

May 26, 2020

Amanda Heitz and Gans Narayanamoorthy's paper “Creditor Rights and Bank Loan Losses” has been accepted for publication in the Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis.

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Beta Gamma Sigma recognizes newest members with virtual ceremony

May 26, 2020
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.

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

May 20, 2020

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.

Research Notes: Victoria Li

May 20, 2020

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.

Restarting the New Orleans economy, one meal at a time

May 12, 2020

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.

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

May 06, 2020

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.

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Research Notes: Han Jiang

May 05, 2020
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.
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Research Notes: Shuhua Sun

May 05, 2020
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.