Tulane Business Model Competition finalists

Tulane Business Model Competition announces 2021 semifinalists

March 14, 2021

Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business has announced the six semifinalist teams that will face off in the 2021 Tulane Business Model Competition.

Carmen Weigelt photographed in the Goldring Woldenberg Business Complex

Research Notes: Carmen Weigelt and J. Cameron Verhaal

March 12, 2021

Carmen Weigelt and J. Cameron Verhaal's paper “Blinded by the Sun: The Role of Prosumers as Niche Actors in Incumbent Firms' Adoption of Solar Power During Sustainability Transitions" has been accepted for publication in Research Policy.

Stephanie Cheng photographed in the Goldring/Woldenberg Business Complex

Research Notes: Stephanie Cheng

March 12, 2021

Stephanie Cheng's paper “The Information Externality of Public Firms” has been accepted for publication in Journal of Accounting Research.

Amanda Heitz photographed outside the Goldring/Woldenberg Business Complex

Fox8: Many families to receive significant tax breaks per child 17-years-old and younger

March 12, 2021

Amanda Heitz, assistant professor of finance, was interview by WVUE Fox8 for a story about the impact of President Biden's American Rescue Plan on families with children.

Venkat Subramaniam photographed outside the Goldring/Woldenberg Business Complex

Research Notes: Venkat Subramaniam

March 11, 2021

Venkat Subramaniam's paper “Labor Unions and Product Quality Failures," co-authored with Omesh Kini of Georgia State University, Jaideep Shenoy of University of Connecticut and Mo Shen of Auburn University, has been accepted for publication in Management Science

Eric Smith

S&P Global Platts: Despite February storm, US coal plant retirements likely to continue

March 09, 2021

Eric Smith, professor of practice and associate director of the Tulane Energy Institute, was interviewed by S&P Global Platts for a story about the future of U.S. coal-fired power generation.

Seoungwoo Lee

Research Notes: Seoungwoo Lee

March 05, 2021

Seoungwoo Lee's paper “Managing the Versioning Decision over an App’s Lifetime” has been accepted for publication in the Journal of Marketing.

Eric Smith

Research Notes: Eric Smith

March 05, 2021

Eric Smith’s article “Hydrogen in the United States - Developmental Perspective” appeared in the February 2021 issue of Oil, Gas & Energy Law.

Assistant Professor of Finance Candace Jens finds that firms reduce their capital expenditures by up to 15 percent prior to elections.

Research Notes: Candace Jens

March 05, 2021

Candace Jens' paper “Political Uncertainty and Firm Investment: Project-Level Evidence from M&A Activity” has been accepted for publication in Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis.

Pierre Conner

WVUE Fox 8: Oil prices, Middle East tensions and Louisiana

March 01, 2021

Pierre Conner, professor of practice and executive director of the Tulane Energy Institute, was interviewed by WVUE Fox 8 for a story about the impact of tensions in the Middle East on oil prices.

Serena Loftus in the Goldring/Woldenberg Business Complex

Research Notes: Serena Loftus

February 24, 2021

Serena Loftus' paper “Causal Language and Effective Performance Evaluations," co-authored with Lloyd Tanlu of Washington and Lee University, has been accepted for publication in Strategic Finance.

Eric Smith photographed in the Goldring/Woldenberg Business Complex

WWL-AM: What if Biden's oil & gas moratorium becomes permanent?

February 24, 2021

Eric Smith, professor of practice and associate director of the Tulane Energy Institute, was interviewed by WWL Radio's Newell Normand for a segment about President Biden's temporary moratorium on oil and gas leases in the Gulf of Mexico.