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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

JD & MBA/Accelerated summer classes begin.

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Blog & News

Lydia Winkler (MBA/JD ’19) and Marco Nelson (MBA ’19) are the creators of RentCheck, a rental inspection app that allows both tenants and landlords to track a property’s condition using time-stamped photos. (Photo by Alina Hernandez)

Two students at Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business have turned their gripes with renting into a company...

Freeman School students Elena Garidis (front row, second from right), Clare Sullivan (back row, sixth from right) and Lily Wissinger (front row, third from left) helped lead the Tulane women’s rugby team to the D2 Spring National Championship. (Photo cour

Helping to lead the Tulane women’s rugby team to the D2 Spring Championship were three A. B. Freeman School of Business...

A. B. Freeman School of Business graduates Tyler Margaretten, left, and Blane Margaretten, right, credit their extensive involvement with the Tulane University community in shaping their personal development. (Photo by Sally Asher)

For graduating seniors— and identical twins— Blane and Tyler Margaretten, the highlight of their college careers is not...

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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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