Archive for November, 2012

Accounting institute connects students with the profession

Accounting institute connects students with the profession

In 2012, ManpowerGroup ranked accounting at No. 5 on its list of the 10 hardest jobs to fill. That talent shortage is expected to continue through 2020 as more and […]

November 30, 2012 ×
Bloomberg: Wildcatter Moffett’s Davy Jones Well Bet Tests Investors

Bloomberg: Wildcatter Moffett’s Davy Jones Well Bet Tests Investors

From Bloomberg.com, Nov. 27, 2012: In New Orleans, an oil-friendly town where Moffett once headed a local business council and gives generously to the Boy Scouts, he is considered something […]

November 27, 2012 ×
Beta Gamma Sigma inducts newest members

Beta Gamma Sigma inducts newest members

The Tulane chapter of Beta Gamma Sigma, the international honor society recognizing business excellence, welcomed its newest members at an induction ceremony in Goldring/Woldenberg Hall II on Nov. 14, 2012. […]

November 26, 2012 ×
Social entrepreneurs seek the perfect pitch at PitchNOLA

Social entrepreneurs seek the perfect pitch at PitchNOLA

Ten teams of social entrepreneurs visited Tulane’s uptown campus last week to pitch ideas to solve a host of environmental and social problems, but in the end, it was a […]

November 20, 2012 ×
Bol invested as inaugural holder of PwC Professorship

Bol invested as inaugural holder of PwC Professorship

Jasmijn Bol’s research focuses on the subjective side of compensation contracting, exploring how managerial discretion influences performance assessment, contract design and promotion decisions. Now, as the inaugural holder of the […]

November 16, 2012 ×
Former students team up to honor Trapani with professorship

Former students team up to honor Trapani with professorship

Friends, colleagues and former students of John M. Trapani came together on Thursday (Nov. 1) to honor the longtime A. B. Freeman School of Business faculty member with the establishment […]

November 8, 2012 ×

Research Notes: Prof. Kris Hoang

Kris Hoang’s paper “How Do Regulatory Reforms to Enhance Auditor Independence Work in Practice?” has been accepted for publication in Contemporary Accounting Research. Hoang, an assistant professor of accounting at […]

November 2, 2012 ×

Research Notes: Prof. Robert S. Hansen

Robert S. Hansen’s paper “Are Analysts’ forecasts Informative to the General Public?” has been accepted for publication in Management Science. Hansen, Francis Martin Chair in Business and professor of finance […]

November 2, 2012 ×