Layard, Richard


Professor Emeritus Lord Layard 

Department

Position held

Centre for Economic Performance (CEP)

Founder

Department of Economics

Emeritus Professor of Economics

Experience keywords:

mental health; unemployment benefits; industrialised countries; Russia; inflation; Britain; wage behaviour; happiness/wellbeing; training; active labour market policy; education; economic problems; unemployment policy; unemployment

Languages:

French [Spoken: Basic, Written: Basic]

Media experience:

RadioTV

Contact Points

LSE phone number:

+44 (0)20 7955 7281

Publications

LSE Research Online, Funnelback Search

2014

O’Donnell, Gus and Deaton, Angus and Durand, Martine and Halpern, David and Layard, Richard (2014) Wellbeing and policy Legatum Institute, London, UK.

Layard, Richard and Clark, Andrew E. and Cornaglia, Francesca and Powdthavee, Nattavudh and Vernoit, James (2014) What predicts a successful life? A life-course model of well-being The Economic Journal. ISSN 1468-0297

Helliwell, John F. and Layard, Richard and Sachs, Jeffrey (2014) World happiness report 2013 The Earth Institute, Columbia University, New York, USA.

2013

Layard, Richard (2013) Mental health: the new frontier for labour economics CEP Discussion Papers, CEPDP1213. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Gyani, Alex and Shafran, Roz and Layard, Richard and Clark, David M. (2013) Enhancing recovery rates: lessons from year one of IAPT Behaviour Research and Therapy, 51 (9). 597-606. ISSN 0005-7967

2012

Layard, Richard (2012) Richard Layard explains the Manifesto for economic sense British Politics and Policy at LSE (28 Jun 2012) Blog entry

Layard, Richard (2012) Why measure subjective well-being? OECD Observer (290-29). 22-23. ISSN 0029-7054

Layard, Richard (2012) Big ideas: wellbeing and public policy Centrepiece, 16 (3). 2-5. ISSN 1362-3761

Layard, Richard (2012) Mental illness loses out in the NHS British Politics and Policy at LSE (4 Jul 2012) Blog entry

Layard, Richard (2012) Wellbeing and mental health need to be the new frontier for the welfare state British Politics and Policy at LSE (7 Mar 2012) Blog entry

Layard, Richard (2012) Fiscal contractions to reduce deficits can only slow down the recovery: Richard Layard explains the manifesto for economic sense LSE European Politics and Policy (EUROPP) Blog (2 Jul 2012) Blog entry

Helliwell, John and Layard, Richard and Sachs, Jeffrey (2012) World happiness report The Earth Institute, Columbia University, New York, USA.

Layard, Richard (2012) Mental health: the new frontier for the welfare state

Anderson, Peter and Cooper, Cary and Layard, Richard and Litchfield, Paul and Jane-Llopis, Eva (2012) Well-being and global success: a report prepared by the World Economic Forum Global Agenda Council on Health & Well-being REF 100112. World Economic Forum, Geneva, Switzerland.

2011

Dolan, Paul and Layard, Richard and Metcalfe, Robert (2011) Measuring subjective well-being for public policy Office for National Statistics, London, UK.

Gyani, Alex and Shafran, Roz and Layard, Richard and Clark, David (2011) Enhancing recovery rates in IAPT services: lessons from analysis of the year one data Improving Access to Psychological Therapies, London, UK.

Layard, Richard (2011) Government’s role should be to increase happiness and reduce misery. Policy analysis must be recast to reflect outcomes in terms of changes to happiness British Politics and Policy at LSE (17 Oct 2011) Blog entry

Layard, Richard (2011) Happiness: lessons from a new science 2nd, Penguin , London, UK. ISBN 9780241952795

Layard, Richard and Nickell, Stephen (2011) Combating unemployment IZA Prize in Labor Economics. Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK. ISBN 9780199609789

Layard, Richard and Mayraz, Guy and Nickell, Stephen (2010) Does relative income matter? Are the critics right? In: Diener, Ed and Kahneman, Daniel and Helliwell, John, (eds.) International Differences in Well-Being. Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK, 139-165. ISBN 9780199732739

Layard, Richard (2009) Afterword: the greatest happiness principle: its time has come In: Griffiths, Simon and Reeves, Richard, (eds.) Well-Being: How to Lead the Good Life and What Government Should Do to Help. The Social Market Foundation, London, UK, 92-106. ISBN 1904899676

Clark, David M. and Layard, Richard and Smithies, Rachel and Richards, David A. and Suckling, Rupert and Wright, Benjamin (2009) Improving access to psychological therapy: Initial evaluation of two UK demonstration sites Behaviour and Research Therapy, 47 (11). 910-920. ISSN 0005-7967

Layard, Richard and Mayraz, Guy and Nickell, Stephen (2009) Does relative income matter? Are the critics right? CEP Discussion Paper, No. 918. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

2008

Clark, David M. and Layard, Richard and Smithies, Rachel (2008) Improving access to psychological therapy: initial evaluation of the two demonstration sites CEP Discussion Papers, CEPDP0897. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Layard, R. and Mayraz, G. and Nickell, S. (2008) The marginal utility of income Journal of Public Economics, 92 (8-9). 1846-1857. ISSN 00472727

2007

Layard, Richard (2007) The teaching of values

Layard, Richard and Clark, David and Knapp, Martin and Mayraz, Guy (2007) Cost-benefit analysis of psychological therapy National Institute Economic Review, 202 (1). 90 -98. ISSN 0027-9501

Layard, Richard (2007) Happiness and the teaching of values Centrepiece, 12 (1). 18-23. ISSN 1362-3761

Layard, Richard and Mayraz, Guy and Nickell, Stephen J (2007) The marginal utility of income CEPDP, 784. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK. ISBN 9780853281597

Layard, Richard and Clark, David and Knapp, Martin and Mayraz, Guy (2007) Cost-benefit analysis of psychological therapy CEPDP, 829. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK. ISBN 9780853280941

2006

Layard, Richard (2006) Happiness and public policy: a challenge to the profession Economic Journal, 116 (510). C24-C33. ISSN 0013-0133

Layard, Richard (2006) The case for psychological treatment centres BMC, 332 (7548). 1030-1032. ISSN 0959-8138

2005

Layard, Richard (2005) Happiness: lessons from a new science Penguin, London, UK. ISBN 9780141016900

Layard, Richard and Nickell, Stephen and Jackman, Richard (2005) Unemployment: macroeconomic performance and the labour market Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK. ISBN 0199279160

Layard, Richard (2005) Mental health: the choice of therapy for all Centrepiece, 10 (3). 19-21. ISSN 1362-3761

Layard, Richard (2005) “Mental health: Britain’s biggest social problem?"

2004

de Koning, J. and Layard, R. and Nickell, S. and Westergaard-Nielsen, N. (2004) Policies for full employment HMSO, London, UK. ISBN 1843882574

Layard, Richard (2004) Good jobs and bad jobs Centre for Economic Performance occasional papers, CEPOP19 . Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Layard, Richard (2003) Happiness: has social science a clue? Lecture 3: what would make a happier society?

Layard, Richard (2003) Happiness: has social science a clue? Lecture 1: what is happiness? Are we getting happier?

Layard, Richard (2003) Cause for celebration Centrepiece, 8 (1). 2-3. ISSN 1362-3761

Layard, Richard and Nickell, Stephen (2003) Full employment is not just a dream Centrepiece, 8 (1). 10-17. ISSN 1362-3761

2002

Layard, Richard (2002) Why Britain should join the Euro Central Banking, 12 (4). ISSN 0960-6319

Cooper, Richard N. and Layard, Richard, eds (2002) What the future holds: insights from social science MIT Press, Cambridge, MA., USA. ISBN 0262032945

Layard, Richard (2002) Human satisfactions and public policy In: Easterlin, Richard A., (ed.) Happiness in Economics. International Library of Critical Writings in Economics. Edward Elgar, Cheltenham, UK. ISBN 9781840647549

Layard, Richard and Buiter, Willem H. and Huhne, Christopher and Hutton, Will and Kenen, Peter B. and Turner, Adair (2002) Why Britain should join the euro Britain in Europe Campaign Ltd, London, UK. ISBN 9781903565148

Layard, Richard and McIntosh, Steven and Vignoles, Anna (2002) Britain's record on skills CEEDP, 23. Centre for the Economics of Education, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK. ISBN 0753015269

Layard, Richard (2002) The status quo is not an option Centrepiece, 7 (1). 30-32. ISSN 1362-3761

2001

Layard, Richard (2001) The engine of prosperity In: Rosenbaum, Martin, (ed.) Britain and Europe: the Choices We Face. Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK, 65-72. ISBN 0192802283

Layard, Richard (2001) Welfare to work and the new deal Centre for Economic Performance occasional papers, CEPOP15. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK. ISBN 0753014440

2000

Mulgan, G. and Pisani-Ferry, J. and Muet, P. and Layard, Richard, eds (2000) Achieving full employment Policy Network, London, UK. ISBN 1903805007

Layard, Richard (2000) Welfare-to-work and the new deal World Economics, 1 (2). 29-39. ISSN 1468-1838

Layard, Richard (2000) Welfare-to-work and the new deal Schweizerische Zeitschrift Fuer Volkswirtschaft und Statistik, 136 (3). 277-287. ISSN 0303-9692

Layard, Richard (2000) Joining Europe's currency In: Baimbridge, Mark and Burkitt, Brian and Whyman, Philip, (eds.) The Impact of the Euro: Debating Britain’s Future. Macmillan Press, Houndsmills, UK, 56-66. ISBN 033373579X

Layard, Richard (2000) Clues to overcoming unemployment In: Marin, Bernd and Meulders, Danièle and Snower, Dennis J., (eds.) Innovative Employment Initiatives. Public policy and social welfare (24). Ashgate, Aldershot, UK, 257-266. ISBN 0754613364

Boeri, Tito and Layard, Richard and Nickell, S. (2000) Welfare-to-work and the fight against long-term unemployment Department for Education and Employment research report (206). Department for Education and Employment, London, UK. ISBN 1841852899

Layard, Richard and Buiter, Willem H. and Currie, David and Huhne, Christopher and Hutton, Will and Kenen, Peter and Mundell, Robert and Turner, Adair (2000) The case for the euro Britain in Europe Campaign Ltd. ISBN 1903565006

1999

Layard, Richard (1999) Tackling unemployment Macmillan, Basingstoke, UK. ISBN 0333722329

Nickell, Stephen and Layard, Richard (1999) Labor market institutions and economic performance In: Ashenfelter, Orley and Card, David, (eds.) Handbook of Labor Economics. North Holland. ISBN 9780444501899

Jackman, Richard and Layard, Richard and Manacorda, Marco and Petrongolo, Barbara (1999) European versus US unemployment: different responses to increased demand for skill? In: Layard, Richard, (ed.) Tackling Unemployment. Macmillan, London, UK, 201-230. ISBN 0333722329

1998

Layard, Richard (1998) Tackling inequality St Martin's Press, New York, USA. ISBN 0312215762

Boone, Peter and Gomulka, Stanislaw and Layard, Richard, eds (1998) Emerging from Communism: lessons from Russia, China, and Eastern Europe MIT Press, Cambridge, MA., USA. ISBN 0262024470

Layard, Richard and Nickell, Stephen (1998) Labour market institutions and economic performance CEP Discussion Papers, CEPDP0407. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

1997

Layard, Richard (1997) What Labour can do Warner Books, London, UK. ISBN 0751519758

Layard, Richard and Parker, John (1997) The coming Russian boom The Free Press. ISBN 9780684827438

Clarke, Andrew and Layard, Richard and Rubin, Marcus (1997) UK unemployment Studies in the UK economy. Heinemann, Oxford, UK. ISBN 0435330381

Layard, Richard (1997) How to help the underclass back to work Times Literary Supplement. ISSN 0307-661X

Layard, Richard (1997) Sweden's road back to full employment Economic and Industrial Democracy, 18 (1). 99-118. ISSN 1461-7099

Layard, Richard (1997) Preventing long-term unemployment: an economic analysis In: Snower, Dennis J. and de la Dehesa, Guillermo, (eds.) Unemployment Policy: Government Options for the Labour Market. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK, 333-358. ISBN 0521571391

Layard, Richard and Lucas, George (1997) Investment prospects in Russia Centre for Economic Performance special papers, CEPSP04. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science,, London, UK.

1996

Layard, Richard (1996) How to cut unemployment Policy Options, 17 (6). ISSN 0226-5893

Layard, Richard (1996) Preventing long-term unemployment In: Philpott, John, (ed.) Working for Full Employment. Routledge, London, UK, 190-203. ISBN 0415143489

Layard, Richard (1996) Preventing long-term unemployment In: Sasson, Helen and Diamond, Derek, (eds.) LSE on Social Science. LSE Books, London, UK. ISBN 0753007630

Layard, Richard and Parker, J. (1996) The coming Russian boom The American Enterprise, 7 (4). ISSN 1932-8117

Layard, Richard (1996) Preventing long-term unemployment: an economic analysis In: Gual, Jordi, (ed.) The Social Challenge of Job Creation: Combating Unemployment in Europe. Edward Elgar, Cheltenham, UK, 55-69. ISBN 1858984599

Jackman, Richard and Layard, Richard and Nickell, S. (1996) Combating unemployment: is flexibility enough? In: Macroeconomic Policies and Structural Reform.. OECD proceedings. Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, Paris, France. ISBN 9264153268

Layard, Richard (1996) The road back to full employment Centre for Economic Performance occasional papers, CEPOP10. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Jackman, R. and Layard, R. and Nickell, S. (1996) Combatting unemployment: is flexibility enough? CEP Discussion Paper, No. 293. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

1995

Layard, Richard and Richter, Andrea (1995) Labour market adjustment - the Russian way In: Aslund, Anders, (ed.) Russian Economic Reform at Risk. Pinter, London, UK, 119-148. ISBN 1855672863

Layard, Richard and Richter, Andrea (1995) How much unemployment is needed for restructuring: the Russian experience The Economics of Transition, 3 (1). 39-58. ISSN 0967-0750

Layard, Richard (1995) The current state and future of economic reform Centre for Economic Performance occasional papers, CEPOP08. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Layard, Richard and Richter, Ansgar (1995) How much unemployment is needed for restructuring? The Russian experience CEP Discussion Papers, CEPDP0238. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Layard, Richard and Steedman, Hilary (1995) Lifelong learning Centre for Economic Performance occasional papers, CEPOP09. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

1994

Layard, Richard (1994) Subsidising employment rather than unemployment Rivista di Politica Economica. ISSN 0035-6468

Layard, Richard and Richter, Andrea (1994) Labour market adjustment in Russia Russian Economic Trends, 3 (2). ISSN 0967-0793

Layard, Richard and Nickell, Stephen J and Jackman, Richard (1994) The unemployment crisis Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK. ISBN 0198773951

Layard, Richard and Mayhew, Ken and Owen, Geoffrey, eds (1994) Britain’s training deficit: the Centre for Economic Performance report Avebury, Aldershot, UK. ISBN 1856288781

Illarionov, Andrei and Layard, Richard and Orszag, Peter (1994) The conditions of life In: Aslund, Anders, (ed.) Economic Transformation in Russia. Pinter Publishers, London, UK, 127-156. ISBN 1855671999

Layard, Richard and Richter, Andrea (1994) Who gains and who loses from Russian credit expansion? Communist Economies and Economic Transformation, 6 (4). 459-472. ISSN 0954-0113

Layard, Richard and Nickell, Stephen (1994) Unemployment in the OECD countries In: Tachibanaki, Toshiaki, (ed.) Labour Market and Economic Performance: Europe, Japan and the Usa. Macmillan, Basingstoke, UK, 253-295. ISBN 031212273x

Layard, Richard (1994) The welfare economics of training In: Layard, Richard and Mayhew, Ken and Owen, Geoffrey, (eds.) Britain’s Training Deficit: the Centre for Economic Performance Report. Avebury, Aldershot, UK, 31-49. ISBN 1856288781

Layard, Richard and Walters, A. A. (1994) Income distribution: allowing for income distribution In: Layard, Richard and Glaister, Stephen, (eds.) Cost-Benefit Analysis. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK, 179-198. ISBN 9780521466745

Layard, Richard (1994) Can Russia control inflation? In: Onno de Beaufort Wijnholds, J. and Eijffinger, Sylvester C.W. and Hoogduin, Lex H., (eds.) A Framework for Monetary Stability. Financial and monetary policy studies (27). Kluwer Academic Publishers, Boston, USA, 269-282. ISBN 0792326679

Layard, Richard and Mayhew, Ken and Owen, Geoffrey (1994) Why we need a training reform act In: Layard, Richard and Mayhew, Ken and Owen, Geoffrey, (eds.) Britain’s Training Deficit: the Centre for Economic Performance Report. Avebury, Aldershot, UK, 11-30. ISBN 1856288781

Layard, Richard and Glaister, Stephen, eds (1994) Cost-benefit analysis Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK. ISBN 9780521466745

Layard, Richard (1994) Unemployment: the way forward for Europe Centre for Economic Performance occasional papers, CEPOP07. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Layard, Richard and Richter, Ansgar (1994) Who gains and who loses from Russian credit expansion? CEP Discussion Papers, CEPDP0200. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

1993

Aslund, Anders and Layard, Richard, eds (1993) Changing the economic system in Russia Pinter, London, UK. ISBN 1855671298

Layard, Richard (1993) Why so much pain, and how to reduce it Voprosy Ekonomiki (2). ISSN 0042-8736

Layard, Richard (1993) The squeeze on jobs: getting people back to work World Link. ISSN 1016-359X

Dornbusch, Rudiger and Nolling, Wilhelm and Layard, Richard, eds (1993) Postwar economic reconstruction and lessons for the East today MIT Press, Cambridge, MA., USA. ISBN 0262041367

Layard, Richard (1993) Stabilization versus reform? Russia's first year In: Post-Communist Reform: Pain and Progress. MIT Press, Cambridge, MA., USA, 15-36. ISBN 0262023628

Blanchard, Olivier and Boycko, Maxim and Dabrowski, Marck and Dornbusch, Rudiger and Layard, Richard and Schleifer, Andrei (1993) Post-communist reform: pain and progress MIT Press, Cambridge, MA., USA. ISBN 0262023628

Layard, Richard and Mayhew, Ken and Owen, Geoffrey (1993) The training reform act of 1994 International Journal of Manpower, 14 (5). 5-16. ISSN 0143-7720

Layard, Richard (1993) The future of the Russian reform The Economics of Transition, 1 (3). 357-362. ISSN 0967-0750

Illarionov, A. and Layard, Richard and Orzag, P. (1993) The conditions of life CEP Discussion Papers, CEPDP. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Layard, Richard (1993) Can Russia control inflation? CEP Discussion Papers, CEPDP0170. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

1992

Blanchard, O. and Dornbusch, R. and Krugman, P. and Layard, Richard (1992) East-West migration: the alternatives MIT Press, Cambridge, MA., USA. ISBN 0262121689

Blanchard, O. and Layard, Richard (1992) How to privatise In: Siebert, Horst, (ed.) The Transformation of Socialist Economies: Symposium 1991. J.C.B. Mohr, Tübingen, Germany. ISBN 3161459261

Blanchard, O. and Layard, Richard (1992) Post stabilization inflation in Poland In: Coricelli, Fabrizio and Revenga, Ana, (eds.) Wage Policy During the Transition to a Market Economy: Poland, 1990-91. World Bank discussion papers (158). World Bank, Washington D.C., USA. ISBN 0821321145

Layard, Richard and Sapir, Andre (1992) A code of conduct for inter-state trade Centre for Economic Performance occasional papers, CEPOP03. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Dore, Ron and Layard, Richard (1992) Japanese capitalism, Anglo-Saxon capitalism: how will the Darwinian contest turn out? Centre for Economic Performance occasional papers, CEPOP04. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

1991

Layard, Richard and Philpott, John (1991) Stopping unemployment Employment Institute, London, UK. ISBN 0948434244

Blanchard, O. and Dornbusch, R. and Krugman, P. and Layard, Richard and Summers, L. (1991) Reform in Eastern Europe MIT Press, Cambridge, MA., USA. ISBN 0262023288

Layard, Richard and Nickell, Stephen J and Jackman, Richard (1991) Unemployment: macroeconomic performance and the labour market Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK. ISBN 0198284330

Layard, Richard (1991) Wage bargaining, incomes policy and inflation In: Commander, Simon, (ed.) Managing Inflation in Socialist Economies in Transition. The World Bank, Washington D.C., USA. ISBN 0821317784

Jackman, Richard and Layard, Richard and Savouri, S. (1991) Mismatch: a framework for thought In: Schioppa, Fiorella Padoa, (ed.) MISmatch and Labour Mobility. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK. ISBN 0521402433

Layard, Richard (1991) How to end leapfrogging: a review of foreign experience of wage bargaining arrangements In: Hawkins, Julia, (ed.) International Pay Policies. Public Finance Foundation, London, UK. ISBN 9780852994924

Jackman, Richard and Layard, Richard (1991) Does long-term unemployment reduce a person's chance of a job? A time series test Economica, 58 (229). 93-106. ISSN 0013-0427

Layard, Richard (1991) Unemployment and inequality in Europe: what to do In: Atkinson, Anthony B. and Brunetta, Renato, (eds.) Economics for the New Europe: Proceedings of a Conference Held by the International Economics Association in Venice in 1990. New York University Press, New York, USA. ISBN 0333560329

Blanchard, O. and Layard, Richard (1991) How to privatise CEP discussion paper, 50. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

1990

Layard, Richard (1990) Lay-offs by seniority and equilibrium employment Economics Letters, 32 (3). 165-320. ISSN 0165-1765

Blanchard, O. and Layard, Richard (1990) Economic change in Poland In: The POLISh Transformation: Programme and Progress. Centre for Research into Post Communist Economies, London, UK. ISBN 9780948027130

Dornbusch, R. and Goodhart, C. and Layard, Richard, eds (1990) Britain and EMU Centre for Economic Performance and Financial Markets Group, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK. ISBN 190122905X

Jackman, Richard and Layard, Richard (1990) The real effects of tax-based incomes policies Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 92 (2). 309-324. ISSN 0347-0520

Layard, Richard and Nickell, S. (1990) Is unemployment lower if unions bargain over employment? In: Weiss, Yoram and Fishelson, Gideon, (eds.) Advances in the Theory and Measurement of Unemployment. Macmillan, Basingstoke, UK. ISBN 0333486951

Layard, Richard and Bean, Charles (1990) Why does unemployment persist? In: Honkapohja, Seppo, (ed.) The State of Macroeconomics: Proceedings of a Symposium : "Whither Macroeconomics"?. Scandinavian Journal of Economics special issues. Blackwell, Oxford, UK. ISBN 0631164790

Beksiak, Janusz and Gruszecki, Tomasz and Jedraszczyk, Aleksander and Winiecki, Jan and Blanchard, Olivier and Layard, Richard and Roger, C. (1990) The Polish transformation: programme and progress Centre for Research into Post Communist Economies, London, UK. ISBN 9780948027130

Layard, Richard (1990) Wage bargaining and EMU In: Dornbusch, R. and Goodhart, C. and Layard, Richard, (eds.) Britain and Emu. Centre for Economic Performance and Financial Markets Group, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK. ISBN 9780853281238

Layard, Richard and Nickell, S. (1990) Is unemployment lower if unions bargain over employment? Quarterly Journal of Economics, 105 (3). 773-787. ISSN 0033-5533

Layard, Richard (1990) Understanding unemployment CEP Discussion Papers, CEPDP0004. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Layard, Richard and Reyniers, Diane J. (1990) Wage bargaining and incomes policy: possible lessons for Eastern Europe CEP Discussion Papers, CEPDP0002. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Blanchard, Olivier and Layard, Richard (1990) Economic change in Poland CEP Discussion Papers, CEPDP0003. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Jackman, Richard and Layard, Richard and Savouri, S (1990) Mismatch: a framework for thought CEP discussion papers, CEPDP0001. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

1989

Layard, Richard and Nickell, S. (1989) The Thatcher miracle? American Economic Review, 79 (2). 215-219. ISSN 0002-8282

Layard, Richard and Bean, Charles (1989) Why does unemployment persist? Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 91 (2). 371-396. ISSN 0347-0520

Layard, Richard and Nickell, S. (1989) An incomes policy to help the unemployed In: Shields, Jon, (ed.) Making the Economy Work. Macmillan, London, UK. ISBN 0333471334

Jackman, Richard and Layard, Richard and Pissarides, Christopher (1989) On vacancies Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, 51 (4). 377-394. ISSN 0305-9049

Blanchard, O. and Dornbusch, R. and King, M. and Krugman, P. and Layard, Richard and Chul Park, Y. and Summers, L. (1989) World imbalances: WIDER World Economy Group 1989 report The Institute, Helsinki, Finland. ISBN 9514732758

Layard, Richard and Nickell, S. (1989) Mrs Thatcher's miracle Economic Affairs, 10 (2). 6-9. ISSN 0265-0665

1988

Dornbusch, Rudiger and Layard, Richard, eds (1988) The performance of the British economy Clarendon Press, Oxford, UK. ISBN 9780198772712

1987

Bean, C. and Layard, Richard and Nickell, S., eds (1987) The rise in unemployment Wiley Blackwell, Oxford, UK. ISBN 9780631154198

Layard, Richard and Nickell, S. (1987) An incomes policy to help the unemployed Economic Review, 5. ISSN 0265-0290

Layard, Richard and Nickell, S. (1987) The labour market In: Dornbusch, Rudiger and Layard, Richard, (eds.) The Performance of the British Economy. Clarendon, Oxford, UK. ISBN 0198772718

Layard, Richard and Calmfors, Lars, eds (1987) The fight against unemployment: macroeconomic papers from the Centre for European Policy Studies MIT Press, Cambridge, MA., USA. ISBN 0262121220

Jackman, Richard and Layard, Richard (1987) Innovative side-supply policies to reduce unemployment In: Minford, Patrick, (ed.) Monetarism and Macroeconomics : Contributions on the Current Policy Debate in the Uk. IEA readings (26). Institute of Economic Affairs, London, UK, 93-114. ISBN 025536203x

1986

Layard, Richard (1986) How to beat unemployment Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK. ISBN 0198772645

Ashenfelter, Orley and Layard, Richard, eds (1986) Handbook of labor economics Elsevier Science Pub. Co., New York, USA. ISBN 0444878580

Layard, Richard and Nickell, Stephen (1986) An incomes policy to help the unemployed Employment Institute. ISBN 9780948434068

Johnson, G. and Layard, Richard (1986) The natural rate of unemployment: explanation and policy In: Ashenfelter, O. and Layard, Richard, (eds.) Handbook of Labor Economics. Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands. ISBN 0444878580

Layard, Richard and Nickell, Stephen (1986) Unemployment in Britain Economica, 53 (210). 121-169. ISSN 0013-0427

Blanchard, Olivier and Dornbusch, Rudiger and Layard, Richard, eds (1986) Restoring Europe’s prosperity: macroeconomic papers from the Centre for European Policy Studies MIT Press, Cambridge, MA., USA. ISBN 0262022494

Layard, Richard and Metcalf, D. and O'Brien, R. (1986) A new deal for the long-term unemployed In: Hart, P. E., (ed.) Unemployment and Labour Market Policies. Gower, Aldershot, UK. ISBN 0566052121

Jackman, Richard and Layard, Richard (1986) The economic effects of tax-based incomes policy In: Colander, David C., (ed.) Incentive-Based Incomes Policies. Ballinger Pub. Co., Cambridge, Mass., USA. ISBN 0887300820

Bean, C. R. and Layard, Richard and Nickell, S. J. (1986) The rise in unemployment: a multi-country study Economica, 53 (210). 1-22. ISSN 0013-0427

Jackman, Richard and Layard, Richard (1986) A wage-tax, worker-subsidy policy for reducing the 'natural' rate of unemployment In: Beckerman, W., (ed.) Wage Rigidity and Unemployment. John Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, USA. ISBN 0715620819

Pissarides, Christopher and Layard, Richard and Jackman, Richard (1986) Policies for reducing the natural rate of unemployment In: Butkiewicz, James L. and Koford, Kenneth J. and Miller, Jeffrey B., (eds.) Keynes' Economic Legacy. Praeger, New York, USA. ISBN 003004202X

1985

Layard, Richard and Nickell, S. (1985) The causes of British unemployment National Institute Economic Review, 111 (1). 62-85. ISSN 0027-9501

Layard, Richard and Petoussis, E. (1985) Overseas students' fees and the demand for education Applied Economics, 17 (5). 805-816. ISSN 0003-6846

Layard, Richard (1985) On tackling unemployment Economic Affairs, 5 (4). 47-52. ISSN 0265-0665

Layard, Richard (1985) Public sector pay: the British perspective In: Conklin, David W. and Courchene, Thomas J. and Jones, William A., (eds.) Public Sector Compensation. Ontario Economic Council, Toronto, Canada. ISBN 0772906637

Joshi, Heather E. and Layard, Richard and Owen, Susan J. (1985) Why are more women working in Britain? Journal of Labor Economics, 3 (s1). 147-147. ISSN 0734-306X

Layard, Richard and Nickell, S. J. (1985) Unemployment, real wages, and aggregate demand in Europe, Japan and the United States Carnegie-Rochester Conference Series on Public Policy, 23. 143-202. ISSN 0167-2231

1984

Greenhalgh, C. A. and Layard, Richard and Oswald, A. J., eds (1984) The causes of unemployment Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK. ISBN 9780198284840

Symons, J. and Layard, Richard (1984) Neoclassical demand for labour functions for six major economies Economic Journal, 94 (376). 788-799. ISSN 0013-0133

Grubb, D. and Layard, Richard and Symons, J. (1984) Wages, unemployment and incomes policy In: Emerson, Michael, (ed.) Europe's Stagflation: Causes and Cures. Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK. ISBN 9780198284871

1983

Layard, Richard (1983) Agenda for liberal conservatism: a comment Journal of Economic Affairs, 3 (2). ISSN 0265-0665

Ashenfelter, Orley and Layard, Richard (1983) Income policy and wage differentials Economica, 50 (198). 127-143. ISSN 0013-0427

Grubb, Dennis and Jackman, Richard and Layard, Richard (1983) Wage rigidity and unemployment in OECD countries European Economic Review, 21 (1-2). 11-39. ISSN 0014-2921

1982

Layard, Richard (1982) More jobs, less inflation: the case for a counter-inflation tax Grant McIntyre, London, UK. ISBN 0862160928

Layard, Richard (1982) Is incomes policy the answer to unemployment? Economica, 49 (195). 219-239. ISSN 0013-0427

Jackman, Richard and Layard, Richard (1982) An inflation tax Fiscal Studies, 3 (1). 47-59. ISSN 0143-5671

Grubb, D. and Jackman, Richard and Layard, Richard (1982) Causes of current stagflation Review of Economic Studies, 49 (5). 707-730. ISSN 0034-6527

Johnson, G. and Layard, Richard (1982) Efficient public employment with labour market distortions In: Haveman, Robert H., (ed.) Public Finance and Public Employment. Wayne State University Press, Detroit, USA. ISBN 081431712X

Layard, Richard (1982) Youth unemployment in Britain and the U.S. compared In: Freeman, Richard B. and Wise, David, (eds.) The Youth Labour Market Problem: Its Nature, Causes and Consequences. University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL., USA. ISBN 9780226261614

Layard, Richard (1982) Incomes policy, employment measures and economic performance In: Could Do Better: Contrasting Assessments of the Economic Progress and Prospects of the Thatcher Government at Mid-Term. Occasional paper special (62). Institute of Economic Affairs, London, UK, 27-38. ISBN 0255361505

Beenstock, Michael and Grimond, Jo and Layard, Richard and Maynard, G. W. and Minford, Patrick and Victor Morgan, E. and Peston, M. H. and Rose, Harold and Stapleton, Richard C. and Wilson, Thomas and Wood, Geoffrey (1982) Could do better: contrasting assessments of the economic progress and prospects of the Thatcher government at mid-term Occasional paper special (62). Institute of Economic Affairs, London, UK. ISBN 0255361505

1981

Layard, Richard (1981) Unemployment in Britain: causes and cures Work and social change (6). European Centre for Work and Society, Maastricht, Netherlands. ISBN 9065490094

Layard, Richard (1981) Measuring the duration of unemployment: a note Scottish Journal of Political Economy, 28 (3). 273-277. ISSN 0036-9292

1980

Layard, Richard (1980) Human satisfactions and public policy Economic Journal, 90 (360). 737-750. ISSN 0013-0133

Layard, Richard and Nickell, S. J. (1980) The case for subsidising extra jobs Economic Journal, 90 (357). 51-73. ISSN 0013-0133

Layard, Richard and Barton, M. and Zabalza, A. (1980) Married women's participation and hours Economica, 47 (185). 51-72. ISSN 0013-0427

Jackman, Richard and Layard, Richard (1980) The efficiency case for long-run labour market policies Economica, 47 (187). 331-349. ISSN 0013-0427

Layard, Richard (1980) On the use of distributional weights in social cost benefit analysis: comment Journal of Political Economy, 88 (5). 1041-1047. ISSN 0022-3808

Layard, Richard (1980) Wages policy and the redistribution of income In: Collard, David and Lecomber, Richard and Slater, Martin, (eds.) Income Distribution: the Limits to Redistribution. Butterworth-Heinemann Ltd, Oxford, UK. ISBN 9780856080272

1979

Layard, Richard and Zabalza, Antoni (1979) Family income distribution: explanation and policy evaluation Journal of Political Economy, 87 (5). 133-162. ISSN 0022-3808

Psacharopoulos, George and Layard, Richard (1979) Human capital and earnings: British evidence and a critique Review of Economic Studies, 46 (144). 485-504. ISSN 0034-6527

Layard, Richard (1979) Education versus cash redistribution: the lifetime context Journal of Public Economics, 12 (3). 377-385. ISSN 0047-2727

Layard, Richard (1979) The costs and benefits of selective employment policies: the British case British Journal of Industrial Relations, 17 (2). 187-204. ISSN 1467-8543

1978

Layard, Richard and Metcalf, David and Nickell, Stephen (1978) The effect of collective bargaining on relative and absolute wages British Journal of Industrial Relations, 16 (3). 287-302. ISSN 1467-8543

1977

Layard, Richard (1977) The distributional effects of congestion taxes Economica, 44 (175). 297-304. ISSN 0013-0427

Layard, Richard (1977) On measuring the redistribution of lifetime income In: Feldstein, Martin S. and Inman, R. P., (eds.) The Economics of Public Services. Palgrave Macmillan, Basingstoke, UK. ISBN 9780333195437

1976

Layard, Richard and Walters, A. A. (1976) The date of discounting in cost benefit analysis Journal of Transport Economics and Policy. ISSN 0022-5258

1975

Verry, D. W. and Layard, Richard (1975) Cost function for university teaching and research Economic Journal, 85 (337). 55-74. ISSN 0013-0133

Fallon, P. R. and Layard, Richard (1975) Capital-skill complementarity, income distribution and output accounting Journal of Political Economy, 83 (2). 279-302. ISSN 0022-3808

1974

Layard, Richard and Psacharopoulos, George (1974) The screening hypothesis and returns to education Journal of Political Economy, 82 (5). 985-998. ISSN 0022-3808

Laidlaw, Bruce and Layard, Richard (1974) Traditional versus open university teaching methods: a cost comparison Higher Education, 3 (4). 439-468. ISSN 0018-1560

Layard, Richard (1974) The cost-effectiveness of the new media in higher education In: Lumsden, Keith G., (ed.) Efficiency in Universities: the la Paz Papers. Studies on education. Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands. ISBN 0444411984

1973

Jackman, Richard and Layard, Richard (1973) University efficiency and university finance In: Parkin, Michael and Nobay, A. R., (eds.) Essays in Modern Economics. Longman, Harlow, UK. ISBN 0582445426

Layard, Richard (1973) Economic theories of educational planning In: Peston, Maurice and Corry, Bernard, (eds.) Essays in Honour of Lord Robbins. International Arts and Sciences Press, New York, USA. ISBN 0873320433

Layard, Richard (1973) Denison and the contribution of education to national income growth: a comment Journal of Political Economy, 81 (4). 1013-1016. ISSN 0022-3808

Layard, Richard and Oatey, Michael (1973) The cost-effectiveness of the new media in higher education British Journal of Educational Technology, 4 (3). 158-176. ISSN 0007-1013

1971

Brosan, George and Carter, Charles and Layard, Richard and Venables, Peter and Williams, Gareth (1971) Patterns and policies in higher education Penguin, Harmondsworth, UK. ISBN 0140802703

Layard, Richard and Williams, Gareth (1971) Meeting the cost restraint In: Patterns and Policies in Higher Education. Penguin, Harmondsworth, UK, 165-179. ISBN 0140802703

Layard, Richard and Williams, Gareth (1971) A comment on manpower forecasting In: Patterns and Policies in Higher Education. Penguin, Harmondsworth, UK, 76-76. ISBN 0140802703

Layard, Richard and Williams, Gareth (1971) The scale of expansion to come In: Patterns and Policies in Higher Education. Penguin, Harmondsworth, UK, 19-44. ISBN 0140802703

Layard, Richard and Sargan, J. and Ager, M. and Jones, D. (1971) Qualified manpower and economic performance: an inter-plant study in the electrical engineering industry Allen Lane, London, UK. ISBN 0713902086

1970

King, J. and Layard, Richard (1970) The LSE as a graduate school Universities Quarterly. ISSN 0951-5224

Layard, Richard and Maglen, L. (1970) How profitable is engineering education? Higher Education Review. ISSN 0018-1609

1969

Layard, Richard and King, John and Moser, Claus (1969) The impact of Robbins Penguin education special. Penguin, Harmondsworth, UK. ISBN 014080093x

Blaug, Mark and Layard, Richard and Woodhall, Maureen (1969) The causes of graduate unemployment in India Allen Lane, London, UK. ISBN 0713900954

1968

Burgess, Tyrrell and Layard, Richard and Pant, Pitambar (1968) Manpower and educational development in India, 1961-86 Oliver & Boyd, Edinburgh, Scotland. ISBN 9780050016626

1966

Layard, Richard and Saigal, J. C. (1966) Educational and occupational characteristics of manpower: an international comparison British Journal of Industrial Relations, 4 (2). 222-266. ISSN 0007-1080

1964

Moser, C. A. and Layard, Richard and Irwin, J. O. (1964) Planning the scale of higher education in Great Britain: some statistical problems Royal Statistical Society. Journal. Series A: Statistics in Society, 127 (4). 473-526. ISSN 0964-1998


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