Teemu Lyytikäinen is an Associate Research Professor and Research Leader in the research area of local public finance and provision of public services. His research subjects include housing markets, urban economics and housing taxes and subsidies. He was awarded Academy of Finland Research Fellow grant for the period Sept 2018 - Aug 2023.
Teemu has also worked as a Secretary-General of the Economic Policy Council and as a researcher at the Spatial Economics Research Centre of the London School of Economics. He gained his PhD in economics from the University of Helsinki in 2009.