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economic history educator

Riitta Tuulikki Hjerppe, Finnish economic history educator. Postdoctoral scholar University Stanford, 1979-1980; Rosenberg grantee University Helsinki, 1989-1992. Member Finnish Economic History Society (chairperson 1994-2002), Scandinavian Society for Economic and Social History (council member 1983-1988, 92, 94-2002), Finnish Society History (research member since 1982).

Background

Hjerppe, Riitta Tuulikki was born on October 3, 1944 in Joensuu, Finland. Daughter of Erkki and Aino (Majala) Pietarinen.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy in Economics, University Helsinki, Finland, 1979.

Career

Assistant University Helsinki, 1968-1973, 79-80. Research assistant Finnish Academy, 1973-1979, researcher, 1981-1986, Bank of Finland, 1986-1987. Economist Ministry of Finance, 1987-1988, 92-94.

Professor University Jyväskylä, Finland, 1994—1998, University Helsinki, since 1998.

Membership

Member Finnish Economic History Society (chairperson 1994-2002), Scandinavian Society for Economic and Social History (council member 1983-1988, 92, 94-2002), Finnish Society History (research member since 1982).

Connections

Married Reino Tapio Hjerppe, 1968. Children: Katriina, Henrik.

father:
Erkki Pietarinen

mother:
Aino (Majala) Pietarinen

spouse:
Reino Tapio Hjerppe

child:
Katriina Hjerppe

child:
Henrik Hjerppe