Research areas: education finance economics of education immigration social mobility labour economics
Ongoing projects: The impact of school resources on education and later-life outcomes
Mikko Silliman completed his civil-service requirement as part of the labor markets and education research team (2016-2017). In fall 2017, Mikko began his doctoral studies at Harvard University in Cambridge, MA. His research examines the impact of school funding on shorter- and longer-term outcomes. Before coming to the University of Helsinki for his MSSc, he completed a BA at Tufts University in the United States, and was a visiting student at Oxford University in England.