In the Media

Eric Smith

Fox 8 Live: Stocks slide amid coronavirus fears, oil price drop

March 10, 2020
Eric Smith, professor of practice and associate director of the Tulane Energy Institute, was interviewed by Fox 8 Live about the effects of Monday's steep decline in oil prices on Louisiana's economy.

The Advocate: Oil prices fell amid decline in demand, coronavirus scare

March 10, 2020

Peter Ricchiuti, senior professor of practice and research director of Burkenroad Reports, was interviewed by the New Orleans Advocate about Monday's oil price plunge.

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Bloomberg: Coronavirus Shock Tests the Airline Industry's Cash 'Fortress'

March 10, 2020
Mark Powers, professor of practice in finance and former CFO of JetBlue and Etihad Airways, was interviewed by ,Bloomberg about how airlines are managing the impact of the coronavirus.
Peter Ricchiuti

InvestorPlace: Beyond Meat Stock Needs Earnings Power to Soar Again

February 25, 2020
Peter Ricchiuti, senior professor of practice and research director of the Burkenroad Reports program, was interviewed by InvestorPlace for an Earnings Preview story on plant-based meat maker Beyond Meat, whose stock rose 59.5% between Jan. 1 and Feb. 24.
Ambika Prasad

Seema: Ambika Prasad Helps Unravels Stereotypes with Research

February 23, 2020
Ambika Prasad, lecturer in management, was profiled in Seema magazine for her research on stereotypes in the workplace.
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Fortune: As the yield curve slips towards inversion, the recession warning light blinks red—again

February 03, 2020
Peter Ricchiuti, senior professor of practice and research director of Burkenroad Reports, was interviewed for a story in Fortune about whether recent movement toward a yield curve inversion suggests an increased chance for recession.

Fortune: Minding the GAAP

January 25, 2020

Gans Narayanmoorthy, associate professor of accounting, was interviewed for an article in Fortune about how companies are increasingly using non-GAAP accounting metrics to present a more favorable — and possibly misleading — view to the public.

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Governing.com: How Communities Can Benefit from Amazon’s Great Data Caper

January 10, 2020
Rob Lalka, executive director of the Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, contributed an op-ed to Governing.com about how cities can use data to support investment and economic development.

Accounting Today: Maximizing your final college semester

January 08, 2020

Christine Smith, professor of practice in accounting and assistant director of the BSM/Master of Accounting program, contributed an article to Accounting Today about things students can do to make the most of their final college semester.

NBC News: Med students send message with plantation photo: We are our ancestors' wildest dreams

December 20, 2019

Russell Ledet (MD/MBA ’22) was interviewed by NBC News and other media about the viral photo he organized showing black Tulane University medical students posing at Whitney Plantation in Edgard, Louisiana.

WWL Radio: Coming boom in natural gas means more terminals, jobs for Louisiana

December 16, 2019

Pierre Conner, professor of practice and executive director of the Tulane Energy Institute, was interviewed by WWL radio for a story on the growing importance of natural gas to Louisiana's economy.

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CityBusiness: Family-owned businesses should capitalize on their distinct advantages

December 06, 2019
Rosalind Butler, assistant director of the Tulane Family Business Center, contributed an op-ed to New Orleans CityBusiness about the challenges of running a family-owned business.