Jaakko Meriläinen

Jaakko Meriläinen

Visiting Student Researcher at The Europe Center, 2016-2017

Encina Hall
616 Serra Street
Stanford, CA 94305-6165

Research Interests

Political Economics, Economic History, Causal Inference.


Jaakko Meriläinen is a Visiting Student Researcher from the Institute for International Economic Studies at Stockholm University, Sweden. His primary area of research is Political Economics with empirical emphasis, and he is also interested in Economic and Political History as well as immigration-related questions. Jaakko's current research concerns political careers, economic consequences of political representation, historical development of voting behavior and historical impacts of time saving technologies on women's labor force and political participation.