Seven schools face off in finance case competition

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Student teams from seven top schools vied for $15,000 in prizes in April at the 17th annual Rolanette and Berdon Lawrence Finance Case Competition. The contest, an annual presentation of the A. B. Freeman School of Business, took place in Goldring/Woldenberg Hall II on Tulane’s uptown campus.

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Selected Faculty Presentations, Honors, Etc.

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John Elstrott, professor of practice and emeritus executive director of the Levy-Rosenblum Institute for Entrepreneurship, was honored at the 2013 Tulane Council of Entrepreneurs Awards Gala.

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Selected Faculty Research

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Jasmijn Bol’s paper “Managers’ Discretionary Adjustments: The Influence of Uncontrollable Events and Compensation Interdependence” has been accepted for publication in Contemporary Accounting Research. The paper was co-authored with Gary Hecht of the University of Wisconsin and Steven Smith of Brigham Young University. Bol is an associate professor and the PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP Faculty Fellow in accounting. […]

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Perspective: It’s Only Weird If It Doesn’t Work

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There are many opportunities in everyday life to associate consumer products with success or failure. For example, imagine a situation in which a Saints fan is at the Superdome, watching the team lose badly. During halftime, he purchases and consumes a Dr. Pepper. Subsequently, the team rallies to win. Months later, during an important playoff […]

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Feature: Creating a Virtuous Cycle

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Freeman magazine recently sat down with Dean Solomon to talk about the strategic plan and what it means for the Freeman School and its stakeholders.

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Cover Story: Celebrating 100 Years of Business

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The year 2014 will mark the 100th anniversary of the founding of what is today known as the A. B. Freeman School of Business. To commemorate this milestone, Freeman looks back at the last hundred years to highlight some of the notable people, events and achievements in the history of business education at Tulane University.

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2013 A. B. Freeman School of Business Honor Roll of Donors

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The A. B. Freeman School of Business gratefully acknowledges in the following pages those individuals, corporations, foundations, and nonprofit organizations that made gifts to the school in fiscal year 2013 (July 1, 2012–June 30, 2013). Donors who requested anonymity are not listed. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of this report. If […]

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News from TABA: Growing Stronger Every Day

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Time has a way of passing very quickly around here. It’s hard to believe that my two-year term as president of TABA will be ending in December. So much has happened. The TABA of today looks quite different from the organization I first became associated with six years ago, with new board members, new board […]

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Class Notes: Summer 2013

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1959 J. Dwight LeBlanc Jr. (BBA ’59, L ’61) was selected for inclusion on the 2013 Louisiana Super Lawyers list. The list, a publication of Thomson Reuters, is a rating of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. LeBlanc is a partner […]

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In Memoriam: Summer 2013

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I. Sackman Marx (’41) Leah I. Levy Shindler (BBA ’41) Bertha Paglin Ferman (BBA ’42) Allen B. Koltun (BBA ’43, MBA ’47) Dorothy Eversmeyer Schuber (BBA ’43) Robert L. Turchin (BBA ’43) Andre V. Wogan (BBA ’43, L ’49) James R. Dykes (BBA ’45) Donald C. Oster (BBA ’45) Thomas E. Watts Jr. (BBA ’46) […]

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