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The Lord Layard

Life peer


The Lord Layard was born Peter Richard Grenville Layard on 15 March 1934 , and is a Labour Life peer sitting in the House of Lords since 03 May 2000.


Currently sitting on the Economic Affairs Committee (since June 2015), Lord Layard does not chair at this time.

He has in the past sat on Economic Affairs Committee (Nov 2004 to Nov 2008), EU Sub-Committee A (Jun 2001 to Nov 2002).

Focus Areas

Lord Layard has the following focus areas :
Policy Interests - Economy and finance; Education; Employment and training; Health services and medicine

You can contact Lord Layard in the following ways:




House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW

Phone : 0207 219 5353

Email : contactholmember@parliament.uk

External/Private Office

Director, Wellbeing Programme, Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics, Houghton Street, London, WC2A 2AE

Phone : 020 7955 7048

Email : R.Layard@lse.ac.uk