Professor of economics

Contact

Aalto University School of Business
P.O. Box 21240, FI-00076 Aalto                                                                       
Helsinki, Finland                                                                                                       
Visiting address: Economicum, Room A207, Arkadiankatu 7, Helsinki

E-mail: pekka.ilmakunnas (at) aalto.fi

 

CV

Recent papers

A. Hyytinen, P. Ilmakunnas, E. Johansson & O. Toivanen: "Heritability of lifetime income"

A. Hyytinen, P. Ilmakunnas & M. Maliranta: "Productivity decompositions: Computation and inference"


P. Böckerman, P. Ilmakunnas & J. Vainiomäki: "Using twins to resolve the twin problem of having a bad job and a low wage"

Recent publications

(For older publications, see CV)

P. Ilmakunnas & S. Ilmakunnas: "Hiring older employees: Do age limits of early retirement and contribution rates of firms matter?", Scandinavian Journal of Economics, forthcoming

P. Ilmakunnas & S. Ilmakunnas:  "Age segregation and hiring of older employees: Low mobility revisited" , International Journal of Manpower, 2014, Vol. 35, 1090-1115

 P. Ilmakunnas & H. Piekkola: "Intangible investment in people and productivity", Journal of Productivity Analysis, 2014,  Vol. 41, 443-456

P. Böckerman,  A. Bryson & P. Ilmakunnas,  “Does high involvement management lead to higher pay?”, Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, A: Statistics in Society, 2013, Vol. 176, 861-885

A. Hyytinen, P. Ilmakunnas & O. Toivanen: "The return- to-entrepreneurship puzzle", Labour Economics, 2013, Vol. 20, 57-67

P. Ilmakunnas & T. Miyakoshi: "What are the drivers of TFP in the Aging Economy? Aging labor and ICT capital", Journal of Comparative Economics, 2013, Vol. 41, 201-211

P. Böckerman, P. Ilmakunnas, M. Jokisaari & J. Vuori: "Who stay unwillingly in a job? A study based on a representative random sample of employees", Economic and Industrial Democracy, 2013, Vol. 34, 25-43

P. Böckerman,  A. Bryson & P. Ilmakunnas,  "Does high involvement management improve worker wellbeing?", Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 2012, Vol. 84, 660-680

P. Böckerman & P. Ilmakunnas: "The job satisfaction-productivity nexus: A study using matched survey and register data", Industrial and Labor Relations Review, 2012, Vol. 65, 244-262

P. Böckerman, P. Ilmakunnas & E. Johansson: "Job security and employee well-being: Evidence from matched survey and register data", Labour Economics, 2011, Vol. 18, 547-554

P. Ilmakunnas & S. Ilmakunnas: "Diversity at the workplace: Whom does it benefit?", De Economist, 2011, Vol. 159, Special issue on ageing workforces, 223-255

P. Ilmakunnas, J. van Ours, V. Skirbekk. &  M. Weiss: "Age and productivity", P. Garibaldi, J.O. Martins, and J. van Ours, eds., Ageing, Health, and Productivity: The Economics of Increased Life Expectancy, Oxford University Press, 2010, 133-240

P. Ilmakunnas & S. Ilmakunnas: "Work force ageing and expanding service sector - a double burden on productivity?", The Service Industries Journal, 2010, Vol. 30, 2093-2110

P. Ilmakunnas & S. Nurmi: "Dynamics of export market entry and exit", Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 2010, Vol. 112, 101-126

Recent articles in Finnish

P. Ilmakunnas & M. Maliranta, "Suomen työpaikka- ja työntekijävirtojen käänteitä: toimialojen elinkaaret ja finanssikriisi" (Turning points in the Finnish job and worker flows: The life-cycles of branches and financial crisis”), Työpoliittinen aikakauskirja (Finnish Labour Review), 2/2011, 6-23

P. Ilmakunnas & S. Ilmakunnas, "Alkaako ikä painaa? - rekrytoinnit ja ikäsegregaatio työmarkkinoilla" (Do you feel the age? - hiring and age segregation in the labor market), K. Heimonen & H. Tervo, eds., Työ, talous ja yliopisto - Jaakko Pehkonen 50 vuotta (Work, Economy, and University - Jaakko Pehkonen 50 years), Jyväskylä 2010, 148-159

P. Haaparanta & P. Ilmakunnas, "Kohti modernia, kansainvälistä kansantaloustiedettä" (Towards modern, international-level economics; History of the Economics Department of HSE), E. Pöykiö & V. Åberg, eds., Tulkintoja, tosiasioita, tarinoita - Helsingin kauppakorkeakoulun historiaa (Interpretations, Facts, Stories - History of Helsinki School of Economics), Helsinki 2010, 91-101

Teaching

Makrotaloustiede (Intermediate Macroeconomics), Spring 2015

Microeconometrics (PhD course), Spring 2015


Affiliations

Finnish Academy of Science and Letters (Suomalainen Tiedeakatemia), member of board and treasurer

Research Institute of the Finnish Economy (ETLA), senior fellow

Finnish Union of University Professors (Professoriliitto), member of board