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Katajanokanlaituri 6 B
00160 Helsinki, Finland

Telephone: +358-(0)9-615 9911
Fax: +358-(0)9-615 99333
Email: ylinen(at)

Short bio:

Tuuli Ylinen is a research assistant (part-time) on UNU-WIDER's project on ‘Foreign Aid: Research and Communication’. She is pursuing her PhD in Economics at the Aalto University School of Economics, Helsinki, Finland. Previously, researcher at the Finnish Government Institute for Economic Research. Her research interests include economic development and public economics. Including themes such as public policy, institutional quality and the role of incentives, and their relationship with economic development.

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Further reading

The Macroeconomic Management of Foreign Aid
Tony Addison, Tseday Mekasha, Milla Nyyssölä, Lucy Scott, Finn Tarp, Tuuli Ylinen. Full article.

Tuuli Ylinen

Tuuli Ylinen

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