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Responsible for the service VATT Institute for Economic Research

Economic research

  • Service
  • Nationwide
  • Public service

VATT produces applied economics research and analyses to support decision-making. In its research, VATT focuses on themes concerning the public economy and assesses the goals, implementation and effectiveness of economic policy through research.

VATT's research focuses on five themes:

  • Local public finance and provision of public services
  • Social security, taxation and inequality
  • Labour markets and education
  • Energy, climate and environmental policy
  • Business taxation and regulation

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More detailed information on ongoing research into a specific theme and on the most recent publications are available on the page of each research theme.


To whom and on what terms

The service is free of charge.

Basic information

The service is provided byVATT Institute for Economic Research
Responsible for the serviceVATT Institute for Economic Research
Area Whole Finland
Available languagesFinnish, Swedish, English
Text edited by: VATT Institute for Economic Research
Updated: 1/4/2022