Dana Foarta is Assistant Professor of Political Economy at the Stanford Graduate School of Business. Her research examines the links between political economy and financial regulation. It focuses on the coordination of government policies within banking unions, on the links between local and supranational regulation and the design of regulatory institutions. Her current work examines information transmission between regulators and the its implications for the structuring of regulatory institutions. Dana received her PhD in Economics from MIT and her BA in Economics and Mathematics from Amherst College.