Freeman in the News

Freeman in the News

Poets & Quants: Behind Tulane’s Burkenroad Reports

Poets & Quants: Behind Tulane’s Burkenroad Reports

Burkenroad Reports, the Freeman School’s acclaimed student equity research program, was recently profiled in Poets & Quants for Undergrads.

June 10, 2019 ×

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WWL Radio: Nearly half of US workers have a side job

WWL Radio: Nearly half of US workers have a side job

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.

June 6, 2019 ×

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The Advocate: Opportunity Zone tax breaks sparking investor stampede in Louisiana

The Advocate: Opportunity Zone tax breaks sparking investor stampede in Louisiana

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.

May 19, 2019 ×

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

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

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.

April 23, 2019 ×

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The Advocate: Pelican State Portfolio posts drop in first quarter

The Advocate: Pelican State Portfolio posts drop in first quarter

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.

April 15, 2019 ×

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Accounting Today: How to Navigate Your First Internship

Accounting Today: How to Navigate Your First Internship

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.

April 10, 2019 ×

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Fox 8 News: Tax Reform Impact

Fox 8 News: Tax Reform Impact

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.

April 6, 2019 ×

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The Advocate: New state deal with CenturyLink offers $17.5M in tax incentives

The Advocate: New state deal with CenturyLink offers $17.5M in tax incentives

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.

April 5, 2019 ×

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WalletHub: Ask the Experts

WalletHub: Ask the Experts

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.

April 3, 2019 ×

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NOLA.com: New Orleans is growing the next generation of startups

NOLA.com: New Orleans is growing the next generation of startups

Rob Lalka, professor of practice and executive director of the Albert Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, co-authored an OpEd for NOLA.com with Idea Village CEO Jon Atkinson about the city’s post-Katrina entrepreneurial renaissance and their hopes for New Orleans Entrepreneur Week.

March 28, 2019 ×