Researchers

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Kathrin Komp-Leukkunen, PhD, associate professor, research group leader
research: population ageing, old age, life-courses, welfare policies, economic crisis, simulations
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Zhen Jie Im, PhD student
research: electoral politics, political competition, welfare state, labour market dualization, economic globalization, digitalization
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Visa Rantanen, PhD student 
research: labour activation policies, governmentality, global political economy, pension systems, population ageing
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Jawaria Khan, PhD student 
research: knowledge migrants, globalization, brain drain
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Tuukka Niemi, PhD student
research: retirement age, life-courses, futures research, family policies
 

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Teemu T. Kemppainen, postdoctoral researcher 
research: aging, critical sociology, spatial analysis, unemployment, urban sociology, welfare state, well-being
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Juho Sarasma, student assistant 
research interests: retirement planning, sustainability 
 

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Petteri Kolmonen, student assistant 
research interests: self-employment in old age, inequality, globalization, social stratification
 

Visiting researchers 
2018           Gijs Dekkers, PhD, Federal Planning Bureau, Belgium
2017           Marcel Leppee, PhD, Institute for Healthy Ageing, Zagreb, Croatia
 

Former group members
Aasa Karimo, student assistant
Motoko Ishikawa, PhD student