Stanford Experts

Anat Admati

Title:
Professor of Finance; senior fellow, SIEPR

Email:
admati@stanford.edu

Phone:
(650) 723-4987

Website:
https://www.gsb.stanford.edu/faculty-research/faculty/anat-r-admati

Description

Anat Admati is the George G.C. Parker Professor of Finance and Economics at Stanford Graduate School of Business. She has written extensively on information dissemination in financial markets, trading mechanisms, portfolio management, financial contracting and, most recently, on 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 coauthor of the book The Bankers’ New Clothes: What’s Wrong with Banking and What to Do About It. She was also named by Time magazine as one of the 100 most influential people in the world and by Foreign Policy magazine as one of the 100 global thinkers in 2014.

Admati received her BS from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem and her MA, MPhil and PhD 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. She also serves on the FDIC Systemic Resolution Advisory Committee and the CFTC Market Risk Advisory Committee.