Finance

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.

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: 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).

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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.

Mike Hogg and Anthony Wood

Poets & Quants: Top 50 Undergraduate B-School Profs Of 2021

April 07, 2022

Freeman School faculty members Mike Hogg and Anthony Wood were named to Poets & Quants for Undergrads’ 2021 list the Top 50 Undergraduate B-School Profs. The list, based on a national survey of business schools, was published in April 2022.

Participants at Goldman Sachs pitch contest

Goldman Sachs visits Freeman

April 06, 2022

Volunteers from Goldman Sachs visited Freeman on April 3 to take part in two events sponsored by the Freeman School’s Career Management Center.

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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.

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.

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Research Notes: Oleg Gredil

January 15, 2022

Oleg Gredil’s paper On the information content of credit ratings and market-based measures of default risk” has been accepted for publication in Journal of Financial Economics.

Robert Prilmeier

Research Notes: Robert Prilmeier

December 21, 2021

Robert Prilmeier’s paper “Why Do Firms Borrow Directly from Nonbanks?” has been accepted for publication in Review of Financial Studies.