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Experience Freeman Learning

  • The Freeman PhD program is focused on preparing students to compile and publish cutting-edge research, as well as to teach in the areas of corporate finance, investments and financial accounting.
  • Our students focus on advanced topics in mathematical economics, price theory, econometrics, corporate finance and accounting, with specialized concentrations in Finance and Financial Accounting.
  • Students take Finance/Financial Accounting workshops and seminars, which provide a tight-knit community of thinkers and personalized faculty support. Students can also attend seminars in the economics department.
  • Students receive the financial and intellectual support necessary to develop excellent academic and scholarly careers, including comprehensive one-on-one faculty counsel for students who are developing papers.

Earn Career Capital

Upon graduating from our PhD program, you’ll have a prestigious Tulane degree proven to be desirable on the job market, premier teaching experience that will demonstrate your efficacy to employers and independent research opportunities that will help you set your intellectual agenda for life.

Career Capital
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Global Is Our Local

As a Freeman student, you’ll live in, study in, and love New Orleans. New Orleans is home to one of the largest ports in the world, booming businesses in sectors as diverse as energy, tourism, and aerospace, as well as attractive tax incentives. It’s no wonder that New Orleans leads the nation in business creation, and is quickly becoming the hottest spot for entrepreneurs in the region. What’s more, Tulane attracts students from all over the world, so that our world-class reputation has translated into a global business network.

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Events & Important Dates

Mark your calendar to spend a day at the Freeman School on March 2, 2018, to learn more about our graduate programs. This campus visit provides prospective students the...

Please join President Michael A. Fitts and Dean Ira Solomon for a dedication ceremony for the Goldring/Woldenberg Business Complex.

For questions or additional...

Blog & News

Domain Cos. co-founder Matt Schwartz (BSM ’99), center, shared insights about real estate development as part of a new series of courses designed to connect students with alumni in the field. Photo courtesy of the Shop at the CAC.

You’ve heard of experiential learning, but what about expeditionary learning? For the students who took part in January’s...

Assistant Professor of Management Junchao “Jason” Li says passion on the part of the entrepreneur plays a big role in the success of crowdfunding campaigns.

Assistant Professor of Management Junchao “Jason” Li says the enthusiasm displayed by an entrepreneur in their campaign...

A brass band leads students and guests into the newly expanded A. B. Freeman School of Business as classes resumed for the semester on Tuesday, Jan. 16. (Photos by Sabree Hill)

The Goldring/Woldenberg Business Complex is open for business. On Tuesday, the Freeman School officially unveiled its...

Join an Influential Network

Life and learning at Tulane extends well beyond the classroom. Living in New Orleans creates unique opportunities that enrich professional and personal growth.

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