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Alex Edwards

Alex Edwards

Alex Edwards

Assistant Professor of Accounting
Director, CPA Ontario Centre for Accounting Innovation Research


PhD, University of Washington
MS, University of Washington
MAcc, Brock University
BAcc, Brock University
CPA,CA, Institue of Chartered Accountants of Ontario


Alex Edwards is an Assistant Professor of Accounting at Rotman and Director of CPA Ontario Centre for Accounting Innovation Research. His research is focused on taxation and capital markets and has been accepted for publication in the Accounting Review, the Journal of Accounting and Economics, the Journal of Financial Economics, Contemporary Accounting Research, the Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, the Journal of the American Taxation Association, and Tax Notes. Prior to joining Rotman, Alex taught a variety of classes at the University of Washington and Brock University. Before entering academics, Alex worked as a tax specialist and auditor with KPMG LLP.

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