Institution for Social and Policy Studies

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Peter Swenson

Affiliated Fellow

Peter Swenson

C.M. Saden Professor of Political Science
Political Science

Peter  A. Swenson is Yale’s C.M. Saden Professor of  Political Science. He specializes in the comparative political economy of labor  markets and social welfare in Europe and the United States. He teaches graduate  and undergraduate courses on the economic, political and social foundations of  social policy and market regulation in developed capitalist democracies.

Political Science
Area of study 
Labor & Work