Lord Layard

Lord Layard is a Labour Life peer who has sat under this title in the Lords since 10 May 2000. His full title is The Lord Layard, and his given name is Peter Richard Grenville Layard.

Experience

Find out about the experience of Lord Layard outside of Parliament.

Non political

Wellbeing Programme, LSE Centre for Economic Performance
Director
2003 -
London School of Economics
Emeritus Professor
1999 -
LSE Centre for Economic Performance
Director
1990 - 2012
London School of Economics
Professor of Economics
1980 - 1999
Centre for Labour Economics, LSE
Head
1974 - 1990
Higher Education Research Unit, LSE
Deputy Director
1964 - 1974
Robbins Committee on Higher Education
Senior Research Officer
1961 - 1963
Teacher
1958 - 1961

Public life

World Economic Forum Global Agenda Council on Health and Wellbeing
Chair
2011 - 2012
Measuring National Well-Being Advisory Forum, Office of National Statistics
Member
2010 -
Improved Access to Psychological Therapy Programme, Programme, Department of Health
National Adviser
2006 -
Select Committee on Economic Affairs, House of Lords
Member
2004 - 2008
EU Sub-Committee A (Economic and Financial Affairs, Trade and External Relations), House of Lords
Member
2001 - 2002
Modern Apprenticeship Advisory Committee (Chairman: Sir John Cassels)
Member
2001
Forward Strategy Unit, No.10 Downing Street
Consultant
2001
Moser Committee on Basic Skills for Adults
Member
1998 - 1999