Janne Niemi

Janne Niemi

Researcher, M.Sc.(Econ.)

Research areas: energy international trade development economics computable general equilibrium model environment


Tel. +358 295 519 433

Janne Niemi has been a researcher at VATT since 2007. His area of specialization includes computational general equilibrium models in international trade. He also has experience conducting research on climate, energy, agriculture and development policy. Prior to VATT Janne worked in research and policy analysis roles at the Helsinki School of Economics, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland.

Janne holds an MSc in economics from the Helsinki School of Economics, a Master’s degree from Toulouse Business School and a BA from the University of Helsinki. He is currently completing his PhD in international trade and development at Aalto University School of Business.

Selected articles

Huan-Niemi, E., Niemi, J., Rikkonen, P., Wuori, O. and Niemi, J. (2017) Anticipating the future of Finnish agrifood sector by using alternative research methods. Journal of Food Products Marketing, 23(5): 489-503.

Huan-Niemi, E., Niemi, J., Rikkonen, P., Wuori, O. and Niemi, J. (2016) Combining quantitative and qualitative research methods to foresee the changes in the Finnish agri-food sector. Futures, 83: 88-99.

Huan-Niemi, E., Niemi, J. and Niemi, J. S. (2010) Global Food Production under Alternative Scenarios. The International Food and Agribusiness Management Review 13(4): 107-136.

Policy work