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Accounting Faculty Paper Accepted for Publication

BATON ROUGE - An LSU accounting graduate collaborated with two LSU Department of Accounting faculty on a paper that was recently published online in The Journal of Accounting Literature.

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Beland's Study Quoted in Wall Street Journal

BATON ROUGE - A recent Wall Street Journal article, "France Takes On Cellphone Addiction With a Ban in Schools" quotes Louis-Philippe Beland, an assistant professor in the LSU Department of Economics, and mentions his study on the impact of banning mobile phone use in schools.

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Student Leader Profile: Michelle Sprawls

BATON ROUGE - We sat down with Economics and International Trade & Finance Club president Michelle Sprawls to learn what her group has to offer and why students shouldn't be afraid to get out there.

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E. J. Ourso College of Business Faculty Receive Promotions, Tenure

BATON ROUGE - Several LSU E. J. Ourso College of Business faculty members were awarded promotions and tenure before the start of the 2018-2019 academic year.

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LSU Announces the 2018 LSU 100: Fastest Growing Tiger Businesses

BATON ROUGE - LSU announces the list of the Eighth Annual LSU 100: Fastest Growing Tiger Businesses. The LSU 100 is a highly competitive program that identifies, recognizes and celebrates the 100 fastest growing LSU graduate-owned or LSU graduate-led businesses in the world. Honorees will be recognized and the rankings revealed at a black-tie-optional gala to be held at L'Auberge Casino Hotel on Friday, Nov. 16, 2018 in Baton Rouge.

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E. J. Ourso College of Business Alumni Named to 2019 Best Lawyers in America List

BATON ROUGE - Several graduates of the LSU E. J. Ourso College of Business have been named to the 2019 Edition of Best Lawyers, the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession.

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Emergent Method Named One of Country's Fastest-Growing Private Companies

BATON ROUGE - Emergent Method, a Louisiana-based consulting firm specializing in strategic and organizational planning, strategic communications and project management, has been ranked 1,292 in Inc. Magazine's 37th Annual Inc. 5000, the most prestigious ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies in America.

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Accounting Professor Examines Supply Chain Auditors, Revenue Quality

BATON ROUGE - Is aggressive revenue management by a supplier greater when the supplier and their major customer engage the same office-level auditor and when the major customer makes significant purchases from the supplier? These questions are at the core of a study conducted by Professor Ken Reichelt, LSU Department of Accounting, and co-authors Hsihui Chang, Drexel University; Hsin-Chi Chen, Tunghai University and Jengfang Chen, Macquarie University.

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LSU Public Administration Institute Earns NASPAA Accreditation

BATON ROUGE - The Public Administration Institute, a part of LSU's E. J. Ourso College of Business, met the high standards for continued accreditation by the Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs and Administration (NASPAA).

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New Report Shows Medicaid Expansion Cuts Uninsured Rate in Half

BATON ROUGE – Today, Gov. John Bel Edwards praised a report showing that the number of residents who are uninsured has fallen to half of what it was in 2015 and more Louisianans are getting better access to care since Louisiana expanded Medicaid, according to the 2017 Louisiana Health Insurance Survey.

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Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards Announces Multi-Agency Campaign to Improve Coastal Resilience

BATON ROUGE - Citing the critical danger posed by storm surge and resulting flooding, La. Gov. John Bel Edwards recently announced the Interagency Coastal Storm Surge-Based Flood Risk and Resilience Awareness Campaign, a partnership of state agencies to use "Story Maps" to promote awareness of Louisiana's Comprehensive Coastal Master Plan.

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Student Leader Profile: Erica Borne

BATON ROUGE - Erica Borne, president of the Beta Xi Chapter of Pi Sigma Epsilon, talks to us about the organization, opportunities for students and her favorite LSU tradition.

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Student Leader Profile: Kyle Mancuso

BATON ROUGE - Senior Kyle Mancuso is the new president of the Phi Chapter of Beta Alpha Psi. He shared his thoughts on his organization, the benefits of student involvement and the importance of going to class.

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Department of Accounting Hosts 2018 Research Conference

BATON ROUGE - The E. J. Ourso College of Business Department of Accounting hosted its annual Regional Research Conference on March 2 in the Business Education Complex with the University of Georgia's C. Herman and Mary Virginia Terry Distinguished Chair in Business Administration Ted Christensen and the University of North Carolina's Jeffrey Hoopes serving as the workshop speakers.

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Department of Accounting Holds 2017 Research Conference

BATON ROUGE - The E. J. Ourso College of Business Department of Accounting hosted its annual Regional Research Conference on February 24 in the Business Education Complex with the University of Southern California's A.N. Mosich Chair in Accounting Mark DeFond serving as the keynote speaker.

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