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Silja Häusermann

Silja Häusermann is Professor of Political Science at the University of Zurich in Switzerland. Her research interests are in comparative politics and comparative political economy. Previously, she was a Visiting Fellow at the Government Department of Harvard University in Cambridge, post-doctoral researcher at the University of Zurich, Max Weber Fellow at the EUI, and Assistant Professor in Political Science at the University of Konstanz. She has published on comparative welfare state analysis, labour market dualisation, electoral realignment, public opinion and distributive politics in several books and in many academic journals.