Hannu Karhunen
  • At Labour Institute for Economic Research LABORE: 1st June 2017
  • Education: Doctor of Science (Economics)

2020 Determinants of prescription opioid use: Population-based evidence from Finland. Addiction. (forthcoming). (with Böckerman, P., Haapanen, M., Hakulinen, C., & Maczulskij, T.)

2019 The intergenerational effects of parental higher education: Evidence from changes in university accessibility. Journal of Public Economics, 176: 195-217. (https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpubeco.2019.07.001) (with T. Suhonen)

2015 R&D subsidies and productivity in SMEs. Small business economics, 45(4), 805-823 (https://doi.org/10.1007/s11187-015-9658-9) (with J. Huovari)


Haapanen, M. and Karhunen, H. (2017). Working while in a university: Does it mean greater attachment to the regional labour market? “Where do smart people go? Graduate migration and regional development: an international perspective”, Edward Elgar in the New Horizons in Regional Science Series. (eds. by Jonathan Corcoran & Alessandra Faggian).


2020 Modeling Family Leave Policies. Publications of the Government´s analysis, assessment and research activities. 2020:20. (with Carnicell, L., Kanninen, O., Kosonen, T., & Ravaska, T.).

2019 The long shadow of high stakes exams: Evidence from discontinuities. LIER Working paper 329. (with Artturi, B.) (available from: http://www.labour.fi/?wpfb_dl=4910)

2017 The Intergenerational Effects of Parental Higher Education: Evidence from Changes in University Accessibility. (with Suhonen)

(available from: http://www.doria.fi/bitstream/handle/10024/148937/wp100.pdf)

2016 Opintotukijärjestelmän uudistaminen – rakenteelliseen malliin perustuvia vaikutuslaskelmia. ETLA Raportit No 59 (with Määttänen, N. ja Uusitalo, R.) (available from: https://pub.etla.fi/ETLA-Raportit-Reports-59.pdf).

2013 Impact of Tekes activities on productivity and renewal (Final Report). Finnish Funding Agency for Technology and Innovation 2013 – TEKES. (with Viljamaa, K., Piirainen, K., Kotiranta, A., Huovari, J.)