People, papers and presentations for July 25, 2022

people, papers, presentations

Kunal Sachdeva, assistant professor of finance at the Jones Graduate School of Business, and his team won second place and $10,000 Canadian dollars (about $7,770) in the International Centre for Pension Management’s 2022 Call for Research for their paper titled “The Real Effects of Environmental Activist Investing.”

Pitcher Roel Garcia was selected by the Tampa Bay Rays in the 14th round of last week’s Major League Baseball draft. He’s the first Rice player to be drafted since Trei Cruz in 2020. For more, click here.