Peter Ricchiuti photographed in his office

The Acadiana Advocate: 'A huge plus for Lafayette': How LHC Group's deal with UnitedHealth could mean rapid growth

May 09, 2022

Peter Ricchiuti, senior professor of practice and research director of the Burkenroad Reports equity research program, was interviewed for an Acadiana Advocate story on UnitedHealth Group’s agreement to acquire Lafayette-based home health company LHC Group for $5.4 billion.

Yuchen Zhang

Research Notes: Yuchen Zhang

May 09, 2022

Yuchen Zhang’s paper Breakthrough Invention and Problem Complexity: Evidence from a Quasi-Experiment,” co-authored with Wei Yang of China Europe International Business School (CEIBS), has been accepted for publication in The Strategic Management Journal.

Robin Forman, Ashley Nelson and Paulo Goes

Nelson honored for service learning teaching

May 06, 2022

Tulane University honored Freeman School Professor of Practice Ashley Keller Nelson (MBA ’98) with the 2022 Barbara E. Moely Service Learning Teaching Award. The award recognizes Tulane faculty members who embrace Moely’s dedication to bringing classrooms to life through engaged community partnerships.

Research Notes: Oleg Gredil

May 04, 2022

Oleg Gredil’s paperNowcasting Net Asset Values: The Case of Private Equity,” co-authored with Greg Brown and Eric Ghysels of University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, has been accepted for publication in The Review of Financial Studies.

Research Notes: Musa Caglar

April 27, 2022

Musa Caglar’s paper An Interpretable Decision-Support Systems for Daily Cryptocurrency Trading” has been accepted for publication in Expert Systems with Applications.

Research Notes: Lisa LaViers, Jason Sandvik and Da Xu

April 23, 2022

Lisa LaViers, Jason Sandvik and Da Xu’s paper CEO Pay Ratio, Voluntary Disclosures and Stakeholder Reactions” has been accepted for publication in The Review of Accounting Studies (RAST).

Research Notes: Trevor Young

April 20, 2022

Trevor Young’s paperSentiment and Uncertainty” has been accepted for publication in the Journal of Financial Economics (JFE).

Albert Lepage, Anyi Ma and Myke Yest

Ma and Yest named inaugural recipients of faculty award for EDI

April 17, 2022

Assistant Professor of Management Anyi Ma and Senior Professor of Practice in Finance Myke Yest were named co-recipients of the inaugural Albert Lepage Faculty Award for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion.

Brian Egwele

Investment bank owner pays it forward for next generation

April 14, 2022

As a business student, Brian Egwele (BSM ’01) learned valuable lessons from the entrepreneurs and alumni who shared their experiences with his classes at the Freeman School. Now, as a Lepage Center Innovator-in-Residence, Egwele is mentoring the next generation of student entrepreneurs.

Beta Gamma Sigma inducts newest members

April 14, 2022

The Tulane chapter of Beta Gamma Sigma, the international honor society recognizing academic excellence in the study of business, welcomed its newest members on April 13, 2022.

Eric Smith

VOA: Shipping LNG to Europe: Pros, Cons for US Gulf Coast

April 08, 2022
Eric Smith, professor of practice and associate director of the Tulane Energy Institute, was interviewed by VOA News for a story about the Biden administration’s plan to increase U.S. production of liquified natural gas in order to supply the European Union.
Seminar on Ukraine at the Freeman School on April 4, 2022

Freeman faculty discuss economic impact of war in Ukraine

April 07, 2022

Freeman School faculty members Oleg Gredil, Pierre Conner and Eric Smith discussed the economic impact of the war in Ukraine as part of a special seminar to help students and faculty from across the university better understand recent geopolitical developments in the region.