Researcher says senator’s trades could be first test of STOCK Act

March 29, 2020

While Sen. Richard Burr has denied that he sold stock based on information he received in classified briefings, a Tulane University researcher who studies insider trading among U.S. senators says the transaction followed a familiar script.

AP News: ‘The day the music died’: Coronavirus tests New Orleans

March 28, 2020

John Clarke, professor of practice and associate dean for graduate programs, was interviewed by AP News for a story about how New Orleans — a city whose economy is built largely on hospitality — is coping with the impact of COVID-19.

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The Chronicle of Higher Education: The Coronavirus Crisis Calls for Compassion, Say Faculty Members Sharing Advice

March 28, 2020
Tim West, professor of practice in accounting, was featured in a Chronicle of Higher Education video showing university professors discussing the best advice they’ve received on how to navigate self-isolation and delivering their courses online.
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Research Notes: Jason Sandvik

March 27, 2020
Jason Sandvik's paper “Workplace Knowledge Flows,” co-authored with Richard Saouma of Michigan State University, Nathan Seegert of University of Utah and Christopher Stanton of Harvard Business School & NBER, has been accepted for publication in the Quarterly Journal of Economics.
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Student venture that aids emergency response earns top prize at Tulane Business Model Competition

March 26, 2020
A technology company whose flagship product is a web-based platform for emergency preparedness took home the grand prize of $75,000 at the 20th annual Tulane Business Model Competition (TBMC).
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Tulane Business Model Competition goes virtual

March 19, 2020
In response to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business has announced that the 2020 Tulane Business Model Competition will take place virtually.
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Fox 8 Live: Stocks slide amid coronavirus fears, oil price drop

March 10, 2020
Eric Smith, professor of practice and associate director of the Tulane Energy Institute, was interviewed by Fox 8 Live about the effects of Monday's steep decline in oil prices on Louisiana's economy.

The Advocate: Oil prices fell amid decline in demand, coronavirus scare

March 10, 2020

Peter Ricchiuti, senior professor of practice and research director of Burkenroad Reports, was interviewed by the New Orleans Advocate about Monday's oil price plunge.

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Bloomberg: Coronavirus Shock Tests the Airline Industry's Cash 'Fortress'

March 10, 2020
Mark Powers, professor of practice in finance and former CFO of JetBlue and Etihad Airways, was interviewed by ,Bloomberg about how airlines are managing the impact of the coronavirus.

Research Notes: Hila Fogel-Yaari and Gus De Franco

March 03, 2020

Hila Fogel-Yaari and Gus De Franco's paper "MD&A Textural Similarity and Auditors,” co-authored with Heather Li of Bentley University, has been accepted for publication in Auditing: A Journal of Practice and Theory.

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InvestorPlace: Beyond Meat Stock Needs Earnings Power to Soar Again

February 25, 2020
Peter Ricchiuti, senior professor of practice and research director of the Burkenroad Reports program, was interviewed by InvestorPlace for an Earnings Preview story on plant-based meat maker Beyond Meat, whose stock rose 59.5% between Jan. 1 and Feb. 24.
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Seema: Ambika Prasad Helps Unravels Stereotypes with Research

February 23, 2020
Ambika Prasad, lecturer in management, was profiled in Seema magazine for her research on stereotypes in the workplace.