In the Media

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.
Peter Ricchiuti

WGNO-TV: Investing During a Pandemic Economy

August 05, 2020
Peter Ricchiuti, senior professor of practice and founder of the Freeman School's Burkenroad Reports securities analysis program, was interviewed by WGNO-TV for a story on investing during the pandemic.

WalletHub: Ask the Experts

August 03, 2020

Casius Pealer, director of Tulane's Master of Sustainable Real Estate Development program and adjunct lecturer in the joint MBA/MSRED program, was interviewed for a WalletHub “Ask the Experts” Q&A on the best and worst cities for first-time home buyers.

WalletHub: Ask the Experts

July 14, 2020

Eric Smith, professor of practice and associate director of the Tulane Energy Institute, was interviewed for a WalletHub “Ask the Experts” feature on reducing energy costs during the summer.

Forbes: Are The Oil Giants Rising To Shareholder Demands And Cutting CO2 Levels?

June 11, 2020

Pierre Conner, executive director of the Tulane Energy Institute, was interviewed by Forbes for a story about whether oil companies are cutting carbon dioxide emissions in response to the demands of activist investors.

WWL-TV: Tourism could take years to bounce back, where will hospitality workers go?

May 20, 2020

Peter Ricchiuti, senior professor of practice in finance, was interviewed by WWL-TV for a story about longterm impacts of the coronavirus pandemic on New Orleans hospitality workers.

New Orleans CityBusiness: To address COVID-19, we can learn from our history of innovation

May 06, 2020

Rob Lalka, professor of practice and executive director of the Albert Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, contributed a Guest Perspective to New Orleans CityBusiness about the lessons the city's entrepreneurs can teach New Orleans as it recovers from the COVID-19 pandemic.

Eric Smith

Time: Will Coronavirus Be the Death or Salvation of Big Plastic?

May 05, 2020
Eric Smith, professor of practice and associate director of the Tulane Energy Institute, was quoted in a Time story about the effect of the coronavirus pandemic on the petrochemical industry.