Current teaching:

In the academic year 2018 – 19 I will be teaching the following courses:

YET-002 Mikrotaloustieteen perusteet- Introduction to microeconomics

YET-203 Mikroteorian jatkokurssi: Yrityksen teoria     – Intermediate   microeconomics   – Theory of the firm

YET-204 Mikroteorian jatkokurssi: Kuluttajan teoria – Intermediate microeconomics – Consumer theory

YET-015 Talousasiantuntijaksi kasvaminen –  Becoming an economic expert

YET-020 Kandidaatin seminaari –  Bachelor thesis seminar

The language of instruction is Finnish.

Past teaching

I have taught the following courses in the past at the Department of Economics and Management, University of Helsinki (2001-2018):

Basic studies:

Principles of mathematics for economists I & II (YE19a &YE19b) 2002 – 2009, Principles of economics (Y55), 2008, 2009, 2011-2016, principles of microeconomics 2017.

Intermediate studies:

Intermediate microeconomics (Y56) 2008-2013, 2016 Intermediate environmental economics (YE3) 2002, 2003, 2005, 2011-2013; Intermediate natural Resource economics (YE4) 2001 – 2006; ecological economics (YE6.2) 2005 – 2006; current issues in environmental and resource economics (YE6.E), 2005.

Advanced studies:

Cost-benefit analysis (YE11 with Prof. Markku Ollikainen) 2007, 2009, 2011, 2013; 2017, Climate change and environmental policy (YE12.3) 2001; Advanced environmental economics (YE9, with Prof. Markku Ollikainen) 2006, 2008.


Proseminar (YE7) 2001, 2002-2004, 2006-2010, Seminar 2003-2004 (YE15, with Marko Lindroos).

Graduate studies :

NOVA course “An introduction to the experimental economics method with applications to agriculture, forestry, environmental and natural resource economics” 2011.

Continuing education:

Palmenia Centre for Continuing Education: Diploma Programme in Environmental Economics 2008-2010.

Intensive Course on Environmental Economics for the employees of the China Development Bank, 6-17 May 2013.

Theses supervision:

I have supervised 13 master’s theses and well over 20 Bachelor’s theses. I am presently supervising two PhD thesis. I have acted as an evaluator of master’s theses from other majors.