David Dayen is a journalist who writes about economic and finance. He is the author of Chain the Title: How Three Ordinary Americans Uncovered Wall Street's Great Foreclosure Fraud, winner of the Studs and Ida Terkel Prize. He is contributor to The Intercept and The Nation and a weekly columnist for The New Republic. He also writes for The American Prospect, Vice, The Huffington Post, and
more. He has appeared on such outlets as MSNBC, CNN, Bloomberg, Al Jazeera, CNBC, NPR, and Pacifica Radio. He lives in Los Angeles.