Elias Einiö is a senior researcher at the VATT Institute for Economic Research. Einiö’s research themes include innovation and industrial policy, labour economics, productivity and network effects. His recent research projects have dealt with tax subsidies for R&D activity, regional policy actions and changes in the structure of labour demand.
Einiö gained his PhD in social sciences from the Department of Economics of the University of Helsinki in 2010. He is also associate researcher at the London School of Economics Centre for Economic Performance.
Einiö, E. (2014) R&D Subsidies and Company Performance: Evidence from Geographic Variation in Government Funding Based on the ERDF Population - Density Rule. Review of Economics and Statistics, 96(4): 710–728.
Dechezleprêtre, A., Einiö, E., Martin, R., Nguyen, K-T., Van Reenen, J. (2016) Do Tax Incentives for Research Increase Firm Innovation? An RD Design for R&D. CEP Discussion Paper No.1413.
Einiö, E. and Overman, H. (2016) The (Displacement) Effects of Spatially Targeted Enterprise Initiatives: Evidence from UK LEGI. CEPR Discussion Paper No. 11112.
Einiö, E. The Loss of Production Work: Evidence from Quasi-Experimental Identification of Labor Demand Functions. CEP Discussion Paper No 1451, October 2016.