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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 ×

Research Notes

Research Notes: Gus De Franco

Research Notes: Gus De Franco

Gus De Franco’s paper “Riding the Blockchain Mania: Public Firms’ Speculative 8-K Disclosures,” co-authored with Stephanie Cheng, Haibo Jiang and Pengkai Lin, has been accepted for publication in Management Science.

April 4, 2019 ×

Freeman in the News

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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Internet pioneers highlight NOEW 2019

Internet pioneers highlight NOEW 2019

Netscape Communications Corp. founder Jim Clark and CEO Jim Barksdale shared their recollections of the company’s meteoric rise in a special keynote talk hosted by New Orleans Entrepreneur Week.

April 3, 2019 ×

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Freeman mourns the death of Professor Robert Hansen

Freeman mourns the death of Professor Robert Hansen

Robert S. Hansen, Francis Martin Chair in Business and professor of finance at Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business, died unexpectedly on March 3, 2019.

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 ×

Freeman News

The 2019 Tulane Business Model Competition will award more than $40,000 in cash prizes to promising student-led startups.

Tulane Business Model Competition announces finalists

KnoNap (George Washington University), RentCheck (Tulane University) and Speeko (University of Iowa) have been selected as the three finalists in the 2019 Tulane Business Model Competition.

March 28, 2019 ×

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Senior wins $10K in Outdoor Weber business competition

Senior wins $10K in Outdoor Weber business competition

Jamie Milstein won third-place and $10,000 in Weber State University’s Outdoor Weber Competition with her pitch for a smart device she’s developing that can instantaneously stream data and statistics.

March 27, 2019 ×

Research Notes

Research Notes: Claire Senot

Research Notes: Claire Senot

Claire Senot’s paper “Continuity of Care and Risk of Readmission: An Investigation into the Healthcare Journey of Heart Failure Patients” has been accepted for publication in Production and Operations Management (POM).

March 18, 2019 ×

Lepage Center Blog

Assistant Professor of Management Cameron Verhaal discussed the unique challenges craft breweries face as they grow in a special presentation hosted by the Lepage Center on Feb. 19.

The struggle for authenticity

Cameron Verhaal, assistant professor of management at the Freeman School, visited The Shop at the Contemporary Arts Center to discuss how brands and businesses can deliver authenticity.

March 12, 2019 ×