JC de Swaan

AB Adviser
Economics
Email Address: 
jdeswaan@princeton.edu

JC de Swaan has been teaching at Princeton since 2009 as a lecturer in the economics department. His courses have included a freshman seminar on ethics in finance and a joint undergraduate and graduate course on Asian capital markets. He also teaches at the University of Cambridge. Additionally, he is a partner at Cornwall Capital, an investment fund based in New York. Prior to that, he was an investment professional at an Asia-dedicated fund and a management consultant at McKinsey & Company. He received his B.A. from Yale University, an MPhil from the University of Cambridge, and a Master in Public Policy from Harvard University’s Kennedy School. He is the author of Seeking Virtue in Finance: Contributing to Society in a Conflicted Industry (Cambridge University Press).

Research Interests: Ethics in finance, Asian economies & capital markets