Freeman in the News

Freeman in the News

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

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

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.

December 6, 2019 ×

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Nola.com: IberiaBank CEO says deal with First Horizon creates ‘a formidable southern franchise’

Nola.com: IberiaBank CEO says deal with First Horizon creates ‘a formidable southern franchise’

Peter Ricchiuti, senior professor of practice in finance and founder of the Freeman School’s Burkenroad Reports program, was interviewed by Nola.com for a story on the recently announced merger of IberiaBank and First Horizon Bank.

November 12, 2019 ×

Freeman in the News

WWL Radio: Disney Plus latest shot fired in streaming wars

WWL Radio: Disney Plus latest shot fired in streaming wars

Assistant Professor of Marketing John Healey was interviewed by WWL Radio for a story on the debut of Disney Plus, the entertainment giant’s new streaming service.

November 12, 2019 ×

Freeman in the News

Biz New Orleans: IberiaBank Deal Draws Mixed Reviews

Biz New Orleans: IberiaBank Deal Draws Mixed Reviews

Peter Ricchiuti, professor of practice in finance and founder of the Burkenroad Reports program, was interviewed by Biz New Orleans for a story on the recently announced merger of IberiaBank and First Horizon Bank.

November 6, 2019 ×

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CNBC: Meatballs and DIY bookcases – The psychology behind Ikea’s iconic success

CNBC: Meatballs and DIY bookcases – The psychology behind Ikea’s iconic success

Associate Professor of Marketing Daniel Mochon, whose research coined the term “the Ikea effect,” was featured in a CNBC story about the psychology underlying Ikea’s business success.

October 9, 2019 ×

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Fortune: Opportunity Zones aren’t a program, they’re a market

Fortune: Opportunity Zones aren’t a program, they’re a market

Rob Lalka, executive director of the Freeman School’s Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, co-authored an op-ed in Fortune about Opportunity Zones, the tax-advantaged zones created to spur economic development and job creation in economically distressed areas.

October 3, 2019 ×

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WWL-TV: Bayou Steel owed more than $20.8 million before declaring bankruptcy

WWL-TV: Bayou Steel owed more than $20.8 million before declaring bankruptcy

Peter Ricchiuti, William B. Burkenroad Jr. Professor of Practice in Equity Research and senior professor of practice in finance, was interviewed for a WWL-TV story about Bayou Steel Group’s sudden closing and its impact on the state’s economy.

October 2, 2019 ×

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Nola.com: Industrial growth drives New Orleans economic outlook

Nola.com: Industrial growth drives New Orleans economic outlook

Eric Smith, professor of practice and associate director of the Tulane Energy Institute, was interviewed for a Nola.com story about the 2020-21 Louisiana Economic Outlook, a study published by Loren Scott and Gregory Upton Jr. that estimates New Orleans will see 19,500 new jobs over the next two years thanks to a flurry of industrial projects.

September 25, 2019 ×

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Forbes: Business And Real Estate Degrees Team Up At Tulane

Forbes: Business And Real Estate Degrees Team Up At Tulane

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.

September 16, 2019 ×

Freeman in the News

Biz New Orleans: Venture Capital University comes to New Orleans

Biz New Orleans: Venture Capital University comes to New Orleans

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.

September 10, 2019 ×