Professor Peter Tyler

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

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.

Tyler, P,  Cosh, A, Caselli, G, Hall, L Gardiner, B, Patel, S, Thoung, C, Lin. X, Powney, M, and McKenzie, R. Impact Assessment of Babraham Research Park (2020). Babraham Research Campus.
Tyler, P with Ehwi RJ, Morrison N (2019). Gated communities and land administration challenges in Ghana: reappraising the reasons why people move into gated communities. Housing Studies. Dec.
Tyler, P with Hooton CA (2019). Do Enterprise Zones have a role to play in delivering a place-based industrial Strategy? Cambridge Journal of Regions, Society and Economy. Volume 12, Issue 3, November 2019, Pages 423–443,
Tyler, P and Bailey (D), Glasmeier, A, Tomlinson, P (2019). Industrial Policy: New Technologies and Transformative Innovation Policies? Cambridge Journal of Regions, Society and Economy. July.
Tyler, P with Martin, R, Bailey, D, Evenhuis, E, Gardiner, B, Pike, A, Sunley, P (2019). The Evolving Economic Performance of Britain’s Cities: Patterns, Processes and Policy Implications. ESRC Report.