Peter K. Schott

Juan Trippe Professor of International Economics

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Peter Schott's research focuses on how firms and workers respond to globalization. His most recent projects examine the decline of U.S. manufacturing employment during the 2000s, the relative export quality of developing versus developed economies, and the relationship between trade policy and firm productivity. 


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I show a lot of data in class. I might put up a scatter plot and ask students for the story that it tells.


  • PhD, The Anderson School at UCLA, 1999
  • MS, UCLA, 1995
  • BS, University of Pennsylvania, 1990


  • The Global Macroeconomy MGT 425
  • Decision Making with Data MGT 803

Selected Articles

Selected Working Papers

Global Firms

P. K. Schott, A. Bernard, J. B. Jensen, and S. Redding


  • Yale SOM Alumni Association Teaching Award, Yale School of Management Alumni Association, MBA 2010, MBAE 2013
  • Citations of Excellence Award, Emerald Management Reviews, 2012
  • National Science Foundation Research Grant, “Estimating Export Quality”, 2006-2009
  • National Science Foundation Research Grant, “Firms and Product Choice in International Trade”, 2003-2008


  • American Economic Review 2005-2008 Associate Editor