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Research interests

My main research interests are in tourism participatory economies: tourism mobility ecosystems, sharing economy in tourism, participatory research methods and project development. In my doctoral dissertation, completed in the autumn of 2017, I study what are the terms of for developing tourism in a small and remote village community. I have been involved in several national and regional level tourism development processes and projects in Finland. Currently I work as a Principal Investigator in the Responsibility and value creation in sharing economy in tourism (Business Finland) and FIT ME! - Foreingn Individual Travelers’ Hospitality and Mobility Ecosystem (Business Finland) -projects.

Field of science

  • Tourism research


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