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PSI/CEP/ESRC Workshop - Well-Being at the Workplace

Thursday 19 March 2009 09:30 - 18:00

Conference Room, LRB 405, 4th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD

PSI, ESRC & CEP Workshop

Well-Being in the Workplace

Dates: Thursday 19 March, 2009

Time: 09.30am (Registration from 09.00am)

Venue: CEP Conference Room, R405, 4th Floor, LSE Research Lab, Lionel Robbins Building, Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD

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This ESRC-funded workshop tackles the question: “What do we know about well-being at the workplace and what measures would improve workplace well-being?” The event provides a forum to discuss a range of issues relating to workplace well-being and policy issues/measures that may foster well-being at the workplace. Several leading experts in the area including Richard Layard, Keith Whitfield, Andrew Clark, Francis Green, Michael White and Alex Bryson will take part in the workshop.

Click to download programme (PDF)

If you would like to attend this event, please contact Getinet Haile at or Jo Cantlay at with “workplace wellbeing” in the subject line. Places at the workshop are limited.

Download Conference Papers (PDF files)

Work, Jobs and Well-Being Across the Millennium (Paper)
Andrew Clark, PSE
Download Clark Slides

Workplace Demographic Diversity and Employee Well-Being (Paper)
Getinet Haile, PSI
Download Haile Slides

The Effects of Workplace Innovation on Worker Well-Being and the Role of Unions (Paper)
Alex Bryson, NIESR & CEP, Erling Barth and Harald Dale-Olsen, Institute for Social Research, Oslo
Download Bryson Slides

Well-being and Employee Mobility
Francis Green, Kent
Download Green Slides

Worker Well-being and Performance
Sharon Parker and Peter Warr, IWP Sheffield
Download Parker Slides

Employee Well-being: Towards an Evidence-Led Policy Agenda
Keith Whitfield, Cardiff
Download Whitfield Slides

High Involvement Management and Well-being
Stephen Wood, IWP Sheffield, and Lilian de Menezes, City University
Download Wood Slides


Participants are expected to adhere to the CEP Events Code of Conduct.


This event will take place in Conference Room, LRB 405, 4th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD.

The building is labelled LRB on the LSE campus map. You can also find us on Google Maps. For further information, go to contact us.