Professor Peter Tyler

Emeritus Fellow
Subject: Land Economy
Urban and regional economics, with a particular emphasis on the evaluation of policy
Professor of Urban and Regional Economics

Peter Tyler is Professor in Urban and Regional economics in the Department of Land Economy, University of Cambridge, Fellow, Director of Studies and President at St. Catharine's College. He has been a Project Director for over seventy major research projects for Government. Besides his work in the United Kingdom for HM Government. He has been an Expert Advisor to the OECD, European Commission and HM Government, including serving on the National Evaluation Panel for Sure Start. He was a Programme Leader for the Cambridge MIT initiative and is a Policy Fellow at the Cambridge Centre for Science and Policy. During 2016 he was an Expert Advisor to UN Habitat III. Peter was made a Master of the Royal Town Planning on the basis of his contribution to urban and regional spatial planning and a Fellow of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors in the light of his considerable knowledge and experience in the spheres of land, property or construction. He is an Academician of the Learned Society for Social Sciences.