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Peter William Walsh

Senior Researcher

Peter is Senior Researcher in Migration at the Migration Observatory. His research focuses on UK immigration policy.

His doctoral thesis, The Legislature in Immigration Policy-Making: A Liberal Constraint?, examines the role of the national legislature in shaping the immigration law of liberal democratic states.

Peter holds a PhD (Sociology), MPhil (Modern Society and Global Transformations), and BA (Social and Political Sciences) from the University of Cambridge.

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