My research examines issues at the intersection of education policy and labor economics. You can find my CV here and more information on my research below or on GoogleScholar


Labor market returns to vocational secondary education (with Hanna Virtanen
 American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, forthcoming. [ETLA WPMost recent version]
*Society of Labor Economists 2019 Fellows Best Poster Award.
- Media: VoxEUYLE

Working papers:

Informal social interactions, behavior, and academic achievement (with Matt Lenard)
Hard and soft skills in vocational training (with Felipe Barrera-Osorio and Adriana Kugler)
- Media: VoxDev, VoxEU.
Targeted funding, immigrant background, and educational outcomes
VATT working paper, 8/2017. Adapted from master's thesis.
- Media: All major Finnish outlets including Helsingin SanomatYLEHufvudstadsbladetSoinivaara blog.