In the Media

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 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.

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.

Peter Ricchiuti outside Commanders Palace

Biz New Orleans: In new book, Ricchiuti profiles New Orleans entrepreneurs

December 16, 2021

Peter Ricchiuti, senior professor of practice and founder of the Burkenroad Reports program, was interviewed by Biz New Orleans for a story about his new book Being Your Own Boss Is Terrific.

Peter Ricchiuti

NBC News: Oil companies to bid on newly released federal Gulf leases

November 17, 2021

Peter Ricchiuti, senior professor of practice and founder of Burkenroad Reports, was interviewed by NBC News for a segment on the impact of the Biden administration’s auction of oil drilling rights to 80 million acres in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico.

Jason Sandvik

The Wall Street Journal: Why Mentorship Does Not Always Work

November 01, 2021

Assistant Professor of Finance Jason Sandvik was interviewed by The Wall Street Journal for a story about workplace mentorship programs. In a recent study, Sandvik found that voluntary mentorship programs tend to miss out on attracting the employees most in need of mentorship.

Roz Butler

Biz New Orleans: It's a Family Affair

October 31, 2021

Roz Butler, assistant director of the Tulane Family Business Center, is featured in the November issue of Biz New Orleans Magazine. Butler was interviewed for a Q&A about family business and the work of the Family Busines Center.