Pierre Conner

WGNO-TV: What would gas ban on Russia mean for drivers buying gas locally?

March 08, 2022

Pierre Conner, professor of practice and executive director of the Tulane Energy Institute, was interviewed by WGNO-TV for a story about the effect of President Biden’s ban on Russian oil imports on local gas prices.

WVUE Fox 8: Economists, energy experts warn of higher gas and other prices due to U.S. tensions with Russia

February 22, 2022

Eric Smith, professor of practice and associate director of the Tulane Energy Institute, was interviewed by WVUE Fox 8 about the impact of hostilities with Russia on gas prices.

Stephanie Cheng photographed in the Goldring/Woldenberg Business Complex

Research Notes: Stephanie Cheng

February 18, 2022

Stephanie Cheng’s paper “Disclosure and Competition for Capital,” co-authored with Christine Cuny and Xue Hao, has been accepted for publication in Management Science.

Tomas Crowe and Tim Demirjian

Alumni entrepreneurs launch health-focused cocktail line

February 17, 2022

Freeman School alums Tomas Crowe (BSM ’18) and Tim Demirjian (BSM ’18) are co-creators of Dezo, a ready-to-go cocktail that combines vodka with health-focused flavors like coconut water, acai and Himalayan sea salt.

2022 New Orleans Bookfest at Tulane graphic

Ricchiuti to discuss new book at New Orleans Book Festival at Tulane University

February 15, 2022

Senior Professor of Practice Peter Ricchiuti will discuss his new book, Being Your Own Boss Is Terrific, at the inaugural New Orleans Book Festival at Tulane University, which takes place March 10-12 on the uptown campus.

Josh Asarnow (BSM '22) and Sen. Bill Cassidy

Student parlays guest lecture into congressional internship

February 14, 2022

Josh Asarnow (BSM ’22) turned a guest lecture by U.S. Sen. Bill Cassidy into an internship in Cassidy’s state headquarters office in Baton Rouge.

Goldring/Woldenberg Business Complext exterior at dusk

Freeman seeks nominations for inaugural Lepage Faculty Award for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

February 09, 2022

The Freeman School Strategy for the Future Committee is seeking nominations for the inaugural Albert Lepage Faculty Award for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion.

Rajat Khanna

Research Notes: Rajat Khanna

February 05, 2022

Rajat Khanna’s paper “Degree Assortativity in Collaboration Networks and Invention Performance,” co-authored with Isin Guler from UNC Chapel Hill, has been accepted for publication in Strategic Management Journal.

Rob Lalka

The Advocate: New Orleans well-positioned to ride the internet's next wave

February 02, 2022

Rob Lalka, Albert R. Lepage Professor of Business and executive director of the Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, contributed a guest column to the New Orleans Advocate on Web3 and why New Orleans can play a leading role in the emerging “people-first” tech revolution.

Peter Ricchiuti

Biz New Orleans: How are schools in the region developing new curricula to keep up with new trends, technology, and the changing economy?

February 01, 2022

Peter Ricchiuti, William B. Burkenroad Jr. Clinical Professor and senior professor of practice, was quoted in a Biz New Orleans feature on what schools in the region are doing to keep with new trends and the changing economy.

Saeede Eftekhari

Research Notes: Saeede Eftekhari

January 28, 2022

Saeede Eftekhari’s paper Impact of Health Information Exchange Adoption on Referral Patterns” has been accepted for publication in Management Science.

Scott Kuban

Research Notes: Scott Kuban

January 20, 2022

Scott Kuban’s paper When Not One of the Crowd: The Effects of CEO Ideological Divergence on Lobbying Strategy” has been accepted for publication in Journal of Management.