Anat Admati
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Anat Admati


Anat Admati is the George G.C. Parker Professor of Finance and Economics at the Graduate School of Business, Stanford University.

She has written extensively on information dissemination in financial markets, trading mechanisms, portfolio management, financial contracting and, most recently, corporate governance and banking.

Since 2010, she has been active in the policy debate on financial regulation, particularly capital regulation, writing research and policy papers and commentary. She is a co-author of the book, The Bankers’ New Clothes: What’s Wrong with Banking and What to Do about It.

Professor Admati received her BS from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem and her MA, MPhil and Ph.D. from Yale University. She is the recipient of a Sloan Research Fellowship, a Batterymarch Fellowship, and multiple research grants. She is a fellow of the Econometric Society, and has served as a board member of the American Finance Association and on multiple editorial boards. Admati also serves on the FDIC Systemic Resolution Advisory Committee.