Senior Researcher, Dr. (PhD equivalent)
Research areas: industrial policy innovation policy investments productivity and efficiency analysis R&D taxation environmental policy sustainable development efficiency
Elina Berghäll is a senior researcher with the Business taxation and regulation research area. Her areas of expertise cover a range of topics. In addition to the above-mentioned research areas, her research themes have included environmental policy and sustainable development, R&D, innovation and industrial policy, the ICT sector, tax competition and regional transfers. Her areas of expertise also include infrastructures and urban economics, international capital movements, including foreign direct investment and debt related issues. Elina’s ongoing research is related to firms’ tax responses.
Elina has been at VATT since 2000, and she also has work experience from the OECD, UNU/WIDER, the UNCHS (Habitat) program, the International Monetary Fund and the Association of Finnish Local and Regional Authorities. She gained her doctorate in economics from Aalto University School of Business.