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, on corporate governance and banking.
Admati has been active in the policy debate on financial regulation. She is the author, with Martin Hellwig, of The Bankers’ New Clothes: What’s Wrong with Banking and What to Do about It (Princeton University Press, March 2013). The book was hailed as “the most important to emerge from the financial crisis” by Martin Wolf from the Financial Times, and has just been published in paperback edition.
Admati received her BS from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem and her MA, MPhil and PhD from Yale University. She is a fellow of the Econometric Society, the recipient of multiple research grants and awards, has served as a board member of the American Finance Association and editorial boards. She currently serves on the FDIC Systemic Resolution Advisory Committee.