Heidi Kaila

Research Assistant

Profile
Projects
  • INSTITUTE:
    UNU-WIDER
    OFFICE:
    UNU-WIDER Katajanokanlaituri 6 B 00160 Helsinki, Finland
    E-MAIL:
    PHONE:
    +358‐9‐615‐9911
    NATIONALITY:
    Finland

    Research Interests

    • behavioral development economics
    • inequality
    • Poverty

    Education

    PhD Candidate, Finnish Doctoral Programme in Economics, University of Helsinki.
    Master of Social Sciences (Economics) University of Helsinki. Major: economics. Minors: statistics, mathematics, social policy.
    Master’s Degree Student in Statistics University of Helsinki, Department of Mathematics and Statistics.

    Biographical Statement

    Heidi Kaila is a research assistant on UNU-WIDER’s project on ReCom – Research and Communication on Foreign Aid. She is a PhD candidate in Economics at the University of Helsinki. Her research interests concentrate on poverty, inequality and behavioral development economics, with a special interest on econometrics.