Lauri Hetemäki

Assistant Director (Policy Support), Professor

Main responsibilities:

  • Managing and coordinating EFI policy support work, including the ThinkForest high-level science-policy forum

Other duties:

  • Adjunct Professor in Forest Economics and Marketing, Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry, University of Helsinki

Personal background:

  • Lauri Hetemäki has a Ph.D. in Economics (University of Helsinki, Finland) and Master’s degree in Economics (University of Sussex, England).
  • He previously worked as the Professor (part-time) of Forest Sector Foresight, at the School of Forest Sciences, University of Eastern Finland, and as the Head of Foresight and Policy Support Programme at EFI, and as a senior researcher and project manager at the Finnish Forest Research Institute (Metla). Downloadable publications at Metla.

Scientific Interests:

  • Foresight studies for the global and European forest based bioeconomy
  • Foresight, markets, economics, policies


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