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

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

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.

March 10, 2020 ×

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

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

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.

March 10, 2020 ×

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Bloomberg: Coronavirus Shock Tests the Airline Industry’s Cash ‘Fortress’

Bloomberg: Coronavirus Shock Tests the Airline Industry’s Cash ‘Fortress’

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.

March 10, 2020 ×

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Research Notes: Hila Fogel-Yaari and Gus De Franco

Research Notes: Hila Fogel-Yaari and Gus De Franco

Hila Fogel-Yaari and Gus De Franco’s paper “MD&A Textural Similarity and Auditors,” co-authored with Heather Li of Bentley University, has been accepted for publication in Auditing: A Journal of Practice and Theory.

March 3, 2020 ×

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InvestorPlace: Beyond Meat Stock Needs Earnings Power to Soar Again

InvestorPlace: Beyond Meat Stock Needs Earnings Power to Soar Again

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.

February 25, 2020 ×

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Seema: Ambika Prasad Helps Unravels Stereotypes with Research

Seema: Ambika Prasad Helps Unravels Stereotypes with Research

Ambika Prasad, lecturer in management, was profiled in Seema magazine for her research on stereotypes in the workplace.

February 23, 2020 ×

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Recent New Orleans Venture For America Fellows (above) at The Shop at the CAC, a co-working space downtown. VFA has been in New Orleans since 2012 and has been home to 99 Fellows to date, 49 of whom are still living in the city

Freeman partners with Venture for America to host fellows, mentors for New Orleans Entrepreneur Week

The Freeman School’s Albert Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation will partner with Venture For America (VFA) to host a select group of 2020 VFA Fellows along with leaders from university entrepreneurship centers across the country during New Orleans Entrepreneur Week (NOEW) in March.

February 18, 2020 ×

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Startup survey sheds light on early-stage New Orleans economy

Startup survey sheds light on early-stage New Orleans economy

More than 200 young businesses contributed to the 2020 Greater New Orleans Startup Report survey, according to the Albert Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation at Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business.

February 14, 2020 ×

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Former faculty member Larry Arnold passes away

Former faculty member Larry Arnold passes away

Larry Arnold, who served on the Freeman School’s management science faculty from 1971 to 2005, passed away on Feb. 2, 2020, in Arlington, Tennessee. He was 76.

February 14, 2020 ×

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Fortune: As the yield curve slips towards inversion, the recession warning light blinks red—again

Fortune: As the yield curve slips towards inversion, the recession warning light blinks red—again

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.

February 3, 2020 ×