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Reino Tapio Hjerppe, Finnish Economist. Member International Institute for Public Finance, International Association for Research in Income and Wealth, Finnish National Economics Association (chairman 1994).

Background

Hjerppe, Reino Tapio was born on August 19, 1942 in Savitaipale, Finland. Son of Juho and Alma (Koskenranta) Hjerppe.

Education

Master in Political Science, University Helsinki, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy in Political Science, University Helsinki, 1975. Master of Arts, University Rochester, 1968.

Career

Statistician Central Statistical Office, Finland, 1965-1977. Professor University Helsinki, 1977-1980. Chief of planning Ministry of Finance, Finland, 1980-1988.

Finance councillor Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Brussels, 1988-1991. Director-general Government Institute for Economic Research, Helsinki, since 1991. Principal academy officer United Nations University, since 1994.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: European Integration, 1992. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member International Institute for Public Finance, International Association for Research in Income and Wealth, Finnish National Economics Association (chairman 1994).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis, music, skiing, opera.

Connections

Married Riitta Tuulikki Pietarinen, June 26, 1968. Children: Katriina, Marja-Riitta, Henrik.

father:
Juho Hjerppe

mother:
Alma (Koskenranta) Hjerppe

spouse:
Riitta Tuulikki Pietarinen

children:
Marja-Riitta Hjerppe

Henrik Hjerppe

Katriina Hjerppe