British academy

British Academy Fellows

Record for: LAYARD OF HIGHGATE, Professor Lord (Richard)

Post: Director, Well-being Programme, Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science

Specialisms: Economic Systems, Education, Economic Sociology, Public Policy and Management

Appointments:
Director, Well-being Programme, Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Sciences London School of Economics and Political Science (1990-)
Senior Research Officer Robbins Committee on Higher Education (1961-1964)
Director, Centre for Economic Performance London School of Economics and Political Science (1974-2003)
Professor of Economics London School of Economics and Political Science (1980-1999)

Principal publications:
Thrive: The power of evidence-based psychological therapies, 2014
Combatting Unemployment, 2011
Happiness - Lessons from a New Science (2nd ed), 2011
A Good Childhood: Searching for Values in a Competitive Age, 2009
Tackling Inequality, 1999
Unemployment - Macroeconomic Performance and the Labour Market, 1991

Elected to the Fellowship: 2003 § S2

Website:

http://cep.lse.ac.uk/layard