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Professor Paul Vaaler was interviewed by the Star Tribune about the SEC's recent ruling that some 3M employees bribed Chinese government officials in an attempt to secure contracts. Professor Paul…

Professor Paul Vaaler was interviewed by CCO Morning News with Vineeta Sawkar on the Target Corporation's decision to pull Pride Month merchandise in certain locations due to employees receiving…

Professor Paul Vaaler was interviewed on WCCO News to discuss the current state of inflation. Commenting on the matter, Professor Vaaler shared, "I see a lot of really positive things. For example, we're…

Professor Paul Vaaler was quoted in a Star Tribune article discussing Caribou Coffee's announcement that they looking to expand their business via franchises. Commenting on the strategy, Professor Vaaler…

Professor Paul Vaaler was quoted by the Star Tribune in an article covering the U.S. Supreme Court's decision to side with the owners of the Mall of America in case regarding a vacant retail space.…

Professor Paul Vaaler was interviewed on CBS Minnesota in regards to the recent fall of SVB, and how may impact banking as a whole. When asked whether smaller banks are less safe than bigger banks, Prof…

Professor Paul Vaaler was interviewed on WCCO and KARE11 on the recent collapses of Silicon Valley and Signature Banks. The commonality between the two, Professor Vaaler explained, was that they…

The Star Tribune quoted Professor Paul Vaaler in a piece on arguments before the U.S. Supreme Court in a case involving a 1991 agreement giving the now defunct retailer Sears a 100-year lease at $10/…

Professor Paul Vaaler spoke with WCCO Radio on the impact of Amazon’s rise on big-box retailers such as Target and Best Buy.

Big-box retailers “have learned how not only to create their online presence,…

Professor Paul Vaaler recently was quoted by Forbes on Cargill’s exposure in the Russia-Ukraine conflict.

The article, “Cargill Dodges Russian Missiles But Vows To Keep Feeding Both Sides Of The Ukraine…

Professor Paul Vaaler discussed the upcoming trial in a case brought by the Minnesota Attorney General seeking to remove the trustees of the Otto Bremer Trust. Vaaler said the case is likely to come down to a…

Professor Paul Vaaler told WCCO the GameStop story shows the power of the internet, but expressed skepticism about the populist investing movement developing into a long-term trend. “Getting a mob to move in…