Peter Dreier is an American urban policy analyst, and Dr. E.P. Clapp Distinguished Professor of Politics, and director of the Urban and Environmental Policy Department, at Occidental College.
He graduated from Syracuse University with a B.A. in 1970, and from the University of Chicago with a Ph.D. in 1977. He was the Director of Housing at the Boston Redevelopment Authority and senior policy advisor to the Boston Mayor Ray Flynn for 9 years.
- The 100 Greatest Americans of the 20th Century: A Social Justice Hall of Fame. Nation Books. 2012. ISBN 9781568586946.
- Jennifer R. Wolch, Manuel Pastor, Peter Dreier, ed. (2004). Up Against the Sprawl: Public Policy and the Making of Southern California. University of Minnesota Press. ISBN 9780816642984.
- Peter Dreier, John H. Mollenkopf, Todd Swanstrom, Place matters: metropolitics for the twenty-first century, University Press of Kansas, 2004, ISBN 9780700613649
- Occidental College. "Peter Dreier". Retrieved 8 November 2012.