Anita Anand

University of Toronto - Faculty of Law

J.R. Kimber Chair in Investor Protection and Corporate Governance

78 Queen's Park

Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C5

Canada

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Scholarly Papers (45)

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Is the Dutch Auction IPO a Good Idea?

Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 320
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 05 Sep 2005
Anita Anand
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
Downloads 940 (36,393)
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IPO, auction, bookbuilding, shareholders, Google

Is the Dutch Auction IPO a Good Idea?

Stanford Journal of Law, Business and Finance, Forthcoming, Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 320
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 09 Nov 2005
Anita Anand
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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IPO, auction, bookbuilding, shareholders, Google

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An Analysis of Enabling vs. Mandatory Corporate Governance Structures Post Sarbanes-Oxley

Delaware Journal of Corporate Law, Vol. 31, No. 1, p. 229-252, 2005
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 08 May 2005
Anita Anand
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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Corporate, governance, mandatory, voluntary

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Voluntary Adoption of Corporate Governance Mechanisms

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 10 Aug 2006
Anita Anand, Frank Milne and Lynnette D. Purda
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law, Queen's University - Department of Economics and Queen's University - Smith School of Business
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corporate governance, voluntary, mandatory, Sarbanes-Oxley

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Shareholder-Driven Corporate Governance

Shareholder-driven Corporate Governance, Oxford University Press: 2019 (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 09 Oct 2018
Anita Anand
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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shareholder; corporate; governance

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Governance in Dual Class Share Firms

The Annals of Corporate Governance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 24 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 17 May 2018
Anita Anand
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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governance; dual class; shareholders; voting

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The Allocation of Profits between Related Entities and the Oppression Remedy: An Analysis of Ford Motor Co. V. Omers

Ottawa Law Review, Vol. 36, No. 1, pp. 127-167, 2004-2005
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 29 Mar 2006
Anita Anand and Kim Brooks
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law and Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
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Transfer pricing, intangibles, oppression remedy, arm's length, fiduciary duties

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An Empirical Comparison of Insider Trading Enforcement in Canada and the United States

Osgoode Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 29 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2018
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law, New York University School of Law, University of Michigan Law School and York University - Osgoode Law School
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Insider trading

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Private Regulation of Insider Trading in the Shadow of Lax Public Enforcement: Evidence from Canadian Firms

Harvard Business Law Review, Vol. 3, No. 2, 2013, 2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper, U of Michigan Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 07-019
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 05 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2015
Laura Nyantung Beny and Anita Anand
University of Michigan Law School and University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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insider trading, private regulation, public enforcement, securities laws, optional corporate rules, extra-territorial effect of U.S. laws

Inefficiency and Path Dependency in Canada's Securities Regulatory System: Towards a Reform Agenda

Canadian Business Law Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 01 Apr 2005
Anita Anand and Peter Klein
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law and Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Finance Area
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Efficiency, path dependency, convergence, passport, harmonization, regulation

Inefficiency and Path Dependency in Canada's Securities Regulatory System: Towards a Reform Agenda

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 02 Nov 2004
Anita Anand
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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Efficiency, path dependency, passport, convergence, securities regime, Canada

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Rules v. Principles as Approaches to Financial Market Regulation

Harvard International Law Journal, Vol. 49, 2008
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 16 Oct 2013
Anita Anand
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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Monitoring to Reduce Agency Costs: Examining the Behavior of Independent and Non-Independent Boards

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 20 Feb 2010
Anita Anand, Frank Milne and Lynnette D. Purda
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law, Queen's University - Department of Economics and Queen's University - Smith School of Business
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The Efficiency of Direct Public Offerings

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 13 Oct 2003
Anita Anand
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
Downloads 356 (124,685)
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offerings, underwriter, efficiency

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The Value of Governance

Rotman International Journal of Pension Management, Vol. 6, No. 2, 2013
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 26 Sep 2013
Anita Anand
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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Corporate Governance, Firm Value, Good Governance, Governance Impact, Pension Fund

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Shareholder Isolation and the Regulation of Auditors

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 25 Nov 2003
Anita Anand
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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auditors, shareholders, rights, election, monitoring, corporation

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Diversity on Boards

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 22 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 21 Jan 2015
Anita Anand and Vijay M. Jog
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law and Carleton University - Eric Sprott School of Business
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Boards of Directors, Corporate Governance, Diversity, Women, Visible Minorities

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Why is this Taking so Long? The Move Towards a National Securities Regulator

University of Toronto Law Journal, Vol. 60, No. 2, April 2010
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 18 Jan 2010
Anita Anand and Andrew James Green
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law and University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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Is Systemic Risk Relevant to Securities Regulation?

University of Toronto Law Journal, Vol. 60, p. 941, 2010
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 23 Oct 2010
Anita Anand
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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Systemic Risk, Securities, Regulation

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Offloading the Burden of Being Public: An Analysis of Multi-Voting Share Structures

Virginia Law & Business Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 08 Feb 2016
Anita Anand
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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The Enforcement of Financial Market Crimes in Canada and the United Kingdom

Forthcoming, C. Alexander and D. Cumming, eds. Corruption and Fraud in Financial Markets: Malpractice, Misconduct and Manipulation (Wiley, 2019).
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 04 Mar 2019
Anita Anand
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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White Collar Crime, Deferred Prosecution Agreement, Enforcement

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Governance Issues in Dual Class Share Firms

Forthcoming in Annals of Corporate Governance
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 25 May 2018
Anita Anand
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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Governance Gone Wrong: Examining Self-Regulation of the Legal Profession

(2019) Legal Ethics
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 10 Oct 2018
Anita Anand
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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Governance; Independence; Legal Regulation; Co-Regulation; Ontario; Law Societies; Public Interest; Self-Regulation; Consumer Protection

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Institutional Design and the New Systemic Risk in Banking Crises

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 16 May 2014
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law, University of Toronto - Faculty of Law and University of Toronto
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systemic risk; financial institutions

An Empirical Analysis of Advance Notice Provisions in Corporate Bylaws: Evidence from Canada

International Review of Law and Economics, 2017, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 03 Nov 2016
Anita Anand, Michele Dathan and Michele Dathan
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law and University of Toronto - Rotman School of ManagementBoard of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
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The Prevalence of Advance Notice Provisions in Corporate Bylaws

Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 2662688
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 18 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 11 Oct 2015
Anita Anand, Michele Dathan and Michele Dathan
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law and University of Toronto - Rotman School of ManagementBoard of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
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bylaws, corporate, advance notice provisions

An Empirical Examination of the Governance Choices of Income Trusts

Number of pages: 84 Posted: 29 Apr 2008
Anita Anand and Edward Iacobucci
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law and University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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corporate governance, choice, income trust, empirical

An Empirical Examination of the Governance Choices of Income Trusts

Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, Vol. 8, Issue 1, pp. 147-176, 2011
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 14 Mar 2011
Anita Anand and Edward Iacobucci
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law and University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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Coordination and Monitoring in Changes of Control: The Controversial Role of 'Wolf Packs' in Capital Markets

Osgoode Legal Studies Research Paper No. 34/2017
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 27 Jan 2017
Anita Anand and Andrew Mihalik
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law and University of Toronto
Downloads 200 (222,009)
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shareholders, wolf, pack, proxy, takeover, corporation

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The Role of Underwriters in Nontraditional Offerings: Empirical Evidence

Queen's Univ. Law & Economics Paper No. 2005-05
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 25 Jan 2005
Anita Anand and Lewis D. Johnson
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law and Queen's University - Smith School of Business
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Offerings, securities, underwriter, public

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Voluntary Corporate Governance, Proportionate Regulation and Small Firms: Evidence from Venture Issuers

Forthcoming December 2017. Canadian Business Law Journal
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 23 Mar 2017
Anita Anand, Wayne Charles and Lynnette D. Purda
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law, Queen's University - Smith School of Business and Queen's University - Smith School of Business
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ventures, Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOX)

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Cross-Country Securities Enforcement as An Example of Pro-Cyclical Regulation

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 30 Jun 2018
Anita Anand and Andrew James Green
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law and University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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Regulating Issuer Bids: The Case of the Dutch Auction

McGill Law Journal, Vol. 45, No. 1, 2000
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 27 May 2008
Anita Anand
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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Weather, Leather, and the Obligation to Disclose: Kerr v. Danier Leather Inc. (c)

Osgoode Hall Law Journal, Vol. 44, No. 4, p. 727, 2006
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 08 Jul 2008
Anita Anand
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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Flexibility vs. Certainty: The Law Relating to Arrangements after BCE

(2009) 48:2 Canadian Business Law Journal 174-189.
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 17 Oct 2013
Anita Anand
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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Fairness at What Price? An Analysis of the Regulation of Going-Private Transactions in Osc Policy 9.1

McGill Law Journal, Vol. 43, No. 1, 1998
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 27 May 2008
Anita Anand
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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Visible Minorities in the Multiracial State: When are Preferential Policies Justifiable?

Dalhousie Law Journal, Vol. 21, p. 92, 1998
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 08 Jul 2008
Anita Anand
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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The Future of Poison Pills in Canada: Are Takeover Bid Reforms Needed?

C.D. Howe Institute ebrief 219
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 31 Oct 2015
Anita Anand
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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Innovation and Business Growth

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Large Law Firms and Capture: Towards a Nuanced Understanding of Self-Regulation

(2015) 92 The Canadian Bar Review, 485-505
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 12 Jun 2015
Anita Anand
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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A Comment on 'Internet-Based Securities Offerings by Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises: Attractions and Challenges'

Canadian Business Law Journal, Vol. 35, p. 274, 2001
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 08 Jul 2008
Anita Anand
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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Securities Settlements as Examples of Crisis-Driven Regulation

International Review of Law and Economics, Vol. 55, 2018
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 18 Jul 2018
Anita Anand and Andrew James Green
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law and University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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Securities, Settlements, Regulators, Crisis, Financial crisis, Enforcement, Regulatory law, Securities law, Canada

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Weather, Leather, and the Obligation to Disclose: Kerr V. Danier Leather Inc.

Osgoode Hall Law Journal, Vol. 44, No. 4, pp. 727-742, 2006
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 15 Mar 2010
Mary Condon and Anita Anand
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School and University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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Securities Law in the Internet Age: Is 'Regulating by Analogy' the Right Approach?

(2001) 27 Queen’s Law Journal 129-160
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 27 May 2013
Anita Anand
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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Securities regulation, paper-based, Internet

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Regulating Systemic Risk in Canada

“Regulating Systemic Risk in Canada” in Douglas W. Arner et al, eds, Systemic Risk in the Financial Sector: Ten Years after the Great Crash Waterloo: Centre for International Governance Innovation, 2019 pp. 11-30
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 30 Mar 2021
Anita Anand and Maziar Peihani
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law and University of British Columbia (UBC), Faculty of Law
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systemic risk, Canada, financial system, macro-prudential regulation

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The Deductibility of Damages Received Under Disability Plans: Sylvester v. British Columbia

(1997) 31:2 University of British Columbia Law Review 353-361
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 20 Jul 2013
Anita Anand and Gita Anand
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law and Miller Thomson LLP
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Is Crowdfunding Bad for Investors?

(2014) 55 Canadian Business Law Journal 215-229
Posted: 08 May 2015
Anita Anand
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law

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Crash Landing: Comment on Airline Industry Revitalization Co. v. Air Canada

Queen's Law Journal, Vol. 25, pp. 659-677, 2000
Posted: 20 May 2013
Anita Anand
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law

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Shareholder Rights, Statutory Interpretation

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Reform of the Audit Process and the Role of the Shareholder Voice: Transatlantic Perspectives

Posted: 02 Apr 2005
Anita Anand and Niamh Moloney
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law and London School of Economics - Law School

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Shareholder voice, Shareholder isolation, Shareholder democracy, Enron, Sarbanes-Oxley Act, Audit process, Audit reform, corporate governance, Investor confidence, disclosure

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Reform of the Audit Process and the Role of Shareholder Voice: Transatlantic Perspectives

Posted: 02 Nov 2004
Anita Anand and Niamh Moloney
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law and London School of Economics - Law School

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Shareholder voice, shareholder isolation, shareholder democracy, Enron, Sarbanes-Oxley Act, audit process, audit reform, corporate governance, investor confidence, disclosure