Kaisa Kotakorpi

Current positions

Professor of Economics,  Head of the Economics Discipline, Tampere University , Sept 2019 -> 

Director, Finnish Centre of Excellence in Tax Systems Research (FIT)

I am a member of the Finnish Academy of Science and Letters, board member of the International Institute of Public Finance (IIPF), Fellow at CESifo, and an affiliated researcher at UCFS and NoCeT. 


Previous positions

Professor of Economics, University of Turku, 2012 – 2019; Head of Department (acting, 2013-2014) and Vice Head of Department of Economics, 2012 – 2017 

Finnish Economic Policy Council, member, 2014 - 2018 

 Post-Doc researcher, Academy of Finland & University of Tampere, 2009 – 2011

Post-Doc researcher, University of Tampere, 2007 – 2008 

EDNET Marie Curie Fellow, London School of Economics, Department of Economics, September 2004 – June 2005



D.Sc. in Economics, University of Tampere, 2007

M.Sc. in Economics, University of Tampere, 2002

B.A. in Philosophy, Politics and Economics (PPE), University of Oxford, 1998