In the Media

Forbes: Business And Real Estate Degrees Team Up At Tulane

September 16, 2019

Forbes recently highlighted the Freeman School's new MBA/Master of Sustainable Real Estate Development, which enables students to earn both an MBA and a Master of Sustainable Real Estate Development in five semesters.

Biz New Orleans: Venture Capital University comes to New Orleans

September 10, 2019

Biz New Orleans interviewed Rob Lalka, executive director of the Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, about VC University Live, the upcoming executive education program co-presented by the Freeman School.

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WWL-TV: Fact checking Louisiana's economy in the governor's race

September 06, 2019
WWL-TV asked Peter Ricchiuti, senior professor of practice in finance at the Freeman School, to fact check competing claims made in political ads for the Louisiana governor’s race.
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Poets & Quants: Behind Tulane's Burkenroad Reports

June 10, 2019
Burkenroad Reports, the Freeman School's acclaimed student equity research program, was recently profiled in Poets & Quants for Undergrads.
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WWL Radio: Nearly half of US workers have a side job

June 06, 2019
Dale Kalmfoth, executive director of the Freeman School’s Career Management Center, was interviewed by WWL Radio for a segment about a Bankrate.com survey that found nearly half of all U.S. workers earn extra income on the side.
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The Advocate: Opportunity Zone tax breaks sparking investor stampede in Louisiana

May 19, 2019
Rob Lalka, executive director of the Freeman School’s Albert Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, was quoted in a New Orleans Advocate story about the Opportunity Zone tax break program, which has received criticism for failing to build in accountability mechanisms to ensure that investments flow to the areas most economically challenged areas.

Poets & Quants: Best 40 Under 40 Professors - Ricky Tan

April 23, 2019

Yinliang "Ricky" Tan, assistant professor of management science at Tulane University's A. B. Freeman School of Business, has been named one of 2019’s Best 40 Under 40 Professors by Poets & Quants.

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The Advocate: Pelican State Portfolio posts drop in first quarter

April 15, 2019
Peter Ricchiuti, William B. Burkenroad Jr. Professor of Practice in Equity Research, was interviewed for a New Orleans Advocate story about the Pelican Portfolio, a group of 23 Louisiana-based stocks tracked by The Advocate.
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Accounting Today: How to Navigate Your First Internship

April 10, 2019
Christine Smith, professor of practice in accounting and assistant director of the joint BSM/Master of Accounting program, contributed an article to Accounting Today about things students can do to help make their first internship a success.
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Fox 8 News: Tax Reform Impact

April 06, 2019
Anu Varadharajan, lecturer in accounting at Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business, was interviewed by WVUE-TV's Fox 8 News for a story about the impact of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017.
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The Advocate: New state deal with CenturyLink offers $17.5M in tax incentives

April 05, 2019
Peter Ricchiuti, the William B. Burkenroad Jr. Clinical Professor of Equity Research and senior professor of practice in finance, was interviewed for a New Orleans Advocate story about efforts to keep CenturyLink, one of Louisiana's two remaining Fortune 500 companies, in the state.
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WalletHub: Ask the Experts

April 03, 2019
Amanda Heitz, assistant professor of finance, was featured in a WalletHub "Ask the Experts" Q&A on low-interest credit cards. Heitz addressed the changing definition of low-interest, why credit card rates remain high despite historically low interest rates, and how credit cards compare to bank loans.