Alexander Edwards

University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management

Assistant Professor

105 St. George Street

Toronto, Ontario M5S 3E6 M5S1S4

Canada

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Scholarly Papers (15)

1.

Trapped Cash and the Profitability of Foreign Acquisitions

Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 1983292
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 12 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 26 Jul 2014
Alexander Edwards, Todd D. Kravet and Ryan J. Wilson
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, University of Connecticut - Department of Accounting and University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business
Downloads 1,056 (39,228)
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Taxes, International, Acquisitions, Repatriation

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Taxes and Peer Effects

Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 2714468
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 14 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2017
Andrew Bird, Alexander Edwards and Thomas Ruchti
Chapman University - The George L. Argyros College of Business and Economics, University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and Government of the United States of America - Office of Financial Research
Downloads 922 (47,471)
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effective tax rates, peer effects, taxes

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The Pricing and Performance of Supercharged IPOs

The Accounting Review, Forthcoming, DOI: org/10.2308/accr-52304
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 02 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 25 Oct 2018
Alexander Edwards, Michelle Hutchens and Sonja O. Rego
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, University of Illinois and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Accounting
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supercharged IPO, deferred tax assets, up-C, tax receivable agreement

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Capital Gains Taxation and Funding for Start-Ups

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 04 Nov 2018 Last Revised: 20 Dec 2019
Alexander Edwards and Maximilian Todtenhaupt
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and Leibniz University Hannover
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Capital Gains Taxes, Start-Ups, Tax Capitalization

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Does U.S. Foreign Earnings Lockout Advantage Foreign Acquirers?

Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 2550819
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 18 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 17 Jun 2017
Chapman University - The George L. Argyros College of Business and Economics, University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and University of California-IrvineUniversity of California-Irvine
Downloads 464 (114,734)
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Taxes, International, Acquisitions

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The Role of Government in the Labor-Creditor Relationship: Evidence from the Chrysler Bankruptcy

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis 50 (3), June 2015, pp 325 - 348
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 22 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2015
Bradley S. Blaylock, Alexander Edwards and Jared R. Stanfield
University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business, University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and University of Oklahoma
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Organized Labor, Bankruptcy, Government Intervention, Cost of Debt

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The Deferred Tax Asset Valuation Allowance and Firm Creditworthiness

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 16 May 2017 Last Revised: 17 Jun 2017
Alexander Edwards
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management
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Deferred Tax Assets, Valuation Allowance, Credit Ratings

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Third-Party Reporting and Cross-Border Tax Planning

Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 3792342
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 03 Jun 2021 Last Revised: 16 Jan 2024
Alexander Edwards, Michelle Hutchens and Anh Persson
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, University of Illinois and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Gies College of Business - Department of Accountancy
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Cross-border tax planning; Third-party reporting; Mandatory disclosure regime; DAC6.

9.

Why Do Loss Firms Pay Taxes?

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 23 Sep 2022
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, IESEG School of Management and University of California-IrvineUniversity of California-Irvine
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corporate taxes, losses, corporate tax function

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Investor Response to Tax Related SEC Comment Letters

Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 3157739
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 24 Apr 2018
Alexander Edwards, Kenneth J. Klassen and Karen Pinto
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, University of Waterloo - School of Accounting and Finance and University of Waterloo - University of Waterloo, Faculty of Arts, School of Accounting and Finance, Students
Downloads 276 (203,304)
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Taxes, SEC Comment Letters, Market Reaction, Tax Aggressiveness

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Product Market Peers in Lending: Information Processing Efficiencies and Proprietary Costs

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 16 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 10 Nov 2016
Gus De Franco, Alexander Edwards and Scott Liao
Purdue University, University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management
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Lender Choice, Information Asymmetry, Proprietary Information

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Corporate Taxes and Initial Public Offerings: Evidence from the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 18 May 2020 Last Revised: 22 Aug 2023
Alexander Edwards and Michelle Hutchens
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and University of Illinois
Downloads 224 (249,490)
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corporate income taxes, tax reform, initial public offerings

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Private Merger Negotiation Responses to Ongoing Tax Legislation

Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 4130342
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 14 Jun 2022 Last Revised: 23 May 2023
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business, University of Arizona - Department of Finance and Leibniz University Hannover
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Mergers, Acquisitions, Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA), Taxes

Negative Interest Rates and Corporate Tax Behavior in Banks

WU International Taxation Research Paper Series No. 2021-09, TRR 266 Accounting for Transparency Working Paper Series No. 63, Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 3921343
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 13 Sep 2021 Last Revised: 04 Oct 2021
Alexander Edwards, Michael Marin and Yuchen Wu
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto at Mississauga - Department of Management and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU)
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Tax planning, negative interest rates, financial institutions

Negative Interest Rates and Corporate Tax Behavior in Banks

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 18 Feb 2024
Alexander Edwards, Michael Marin and Yuchen Wu
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto at Mississauga - Department of Management and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU)
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tax planning, negative interest rates, financial institutions

Financial Constraints and Cash Tax Savings

Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 2163766
Posted: 19 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 15 Sep 2015
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, University of North Texas and University of California-IrvineUniversity of California-Irvine

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Tax avoidance, Cash taxes, Financial constraints

Financial Constraints and the Incentive for Tax Planning

2013 American Taxation Association Midyear Meeting: New Faculty/ Doctoral Student Session
Posted: 14 Feb 2013
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, University of North Texas and University of California-IrvineUniversity of California-Irvine

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tax planning, cash taxes, financial constraints, government revenues