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Strategic Finance: Are You Promotable?

July 01, 2022

Jasmijn Bol, Francis Martin Chair in Business and PwC Professor in Accounting, contributed the article “Are You Promotable?” to the July 2022 issue of Strategic Finance, the monthly magazine of the Institute of Management Accountants.

Eric Smith

WVUE Fox 8: Entergy says set your thermostat to 78° this summer to save money

June 23, 2022

Eric Smith, professor of practice in management science and associate director of the Tulane Energy Institute, was interviewed by WVUE-TV Fox 8 for a story about the impact of soaring summer temperatures on Louisiana’s power grid.

Ashley Nelson

KNOE-TV: Over 50 extremist or anti-semitic incidents reported in Louisiana over last 18 months

May 17, 2022

Ashley Nelson, senior professor of practice, was featured in a KNOE-TV story about the effects of the Buffalo supermarket mass shooting on Louisiana’s already rising number of extremist and anti-semitic incidents. Nelson talked about the shooter’s use of video livestreaming service Twitch to broadcast the rampage.

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.

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.
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 of the Top 50 Undergraduate B-School Profs. The list, based on a national survey of business schools, was published in April 2022.

Pierre E. Conner III

LOGA Industry Report: Oil & Gas Industry Can Thrive in Clean Energy Transition

March 17, 2022

Pierre Conner, professor of practice and executive director of the Tulane Energy Institute, contributed an article to the spring 2022 Louisiana Oil & Gas Association (LOGA) Industry Report about opportunities for industry as the nation shifts toward renewable energy sources.

Eric Smith

The New York Times: A Bird is Blamed as 10,000 Lose Power in New Orleans

March 10, 2022

Eric Smith, professor of practice in management science and associate director of the Tulane Energy Institute, was quoted in a New York Times story about a power outage that became fodder for jokes when Entergy New Orleans said it likely caused by an errant bird.

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.

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.