In the Media

Peter Ricchiuti photographed in his office

Fox43: Did hedge funds boost the GameStop Rally?

February 16, 2021

Peter Ricchiuti, senior professor of practice and research director of Burkenroad Reports, was interviewed by WPMT-TV Fox43 in York, Pennsylvania, for a story about the GameStop stock rally.

Eric Smith photographed in the Goldring/Woldenberg Business Complex

The Advocate: Louisiana braces for refinery closure as Shell retains Gulf emphasis amid global production cutback

February 12, 2021

Eric Smith, professor of practice and associate director of the Tulane Energy Institute, was interviewed for a New Orleans Advocate story about the impact on Louisiana of Shell's plan to reduce oil output as part of its goal to become carbon neutral by 2050.

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IBTimes: GameStop and the Revenge of the Retail Investors

February 09, 2021

Amanda Heitz, assistant professor of finance, was interviewed for an International Business Times story on the GameStop stock controversy.

WWL-TV: Louisiana industry slams Biden's oil and gas policies

January 28, 2021

Eric Smith, professor of practice and associate director of the Tulane Energy Institute, was interviewed by WWL-TV for a story on Louisiana oil and gas industry reactions to President Biden’s decision to halt new energy leases on federal land and water.

WVUE Fox 8: Energy Experts and Environmentalists React to Biden Keystone Decision

January 22, 2021

Eric Smith, professor of practice and associate director of the Tulane Energy Institute, was interviewed by WVUE Fox 8 for a story about the impact of President Biden’s decision to shut down the Keystone pipeline on Louisiana.

NA Clean Energy: Louisiana Ready to Thrive in Transition to Clean Energy

January 15, 2021

Pierre Conner, executive director of the Tulane Energy Institute, contributed an article to the January/February issue of North American Clean Energy magazine discussing some of Louisiana’s advantages as the nation transitions to clean energy sources.

Mark Ratchford

MoneyGeek: Expert Advice on Finding Cheap Car Insurance in Louisiana

January 13, 2021
Mark Ratchford, professor of practice in marketing, was interviewed for a MoneyGeek "Expert Advice" feature on finding affordable car insurance in Louisiana.
Ashley Nelson

WVUE Fox 8: Donald Rouse Sr. responds to viral selfie at Trump rally

January 07, 2021
Ashley Nelson, professor of practice in management communication, was interviewed by WVUE Fox 8 for a story on the backlash surrounding Rouse’s Markets co-founder Donald Rouse Sr.’s attendance at the Jan. 6 rally in support of Donald Trump that resulted in a deadly riot.

Courthouse News Service: Lion of a Year on Wall Street Goes Out Like a Mouse

January 02, 2021

Peter Ricchiuti, senior professor of practice and founder of Burkenroad Reports, was interviewed by Courthouse News Service for a story about the stock market’s performance in 2020.

Poets&Quants: As Covid Keeps Students Out Of US, Tulane Launches Unique Partnership In China

December 04, 2020

Dean Ira Solomon was interviewed by Poets & Quants for a story highlighting the Freeman School's agreement with Peking University to offer Chinese students admitted to Freeman graduate programs “visiting student” status.

Rob Lalka

NOLA.com: Benson Capital Partners, venture fund backed by Gayle Benson, to invest $53M

October 16, 2020
Rob Lalka, professor of practice and executive director of the Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, was interviewed by NOLA.com for a story about the impact of Saints owner Gayle Benson's announcement that she intended to invest $53 million in Gulf Coast companies.
Eric Smith

Voice of America: A Decade After BP Oil Disaster, Gulf of Mexico Still Shows Scars

August 09, 2020
Eric Smith, professor of practice and associate director of the Tulane Energy Institute, was interviewed for a Voice of America story about the impact of the Deepwater Horizon accident 10 years later.