Areas of research

  • Retiring on a disability pension  
  • Socio-economic differences when retiring on a disability pension  
  • Working while drawing a disability or an old-age pension  


I work as a Senior Researcher at the Finnish Centre for Pensions. My research focuses mainly on themes relating to retirement on a disability pension and working while receiving a disability or an old-age pension. I am also interested in the income in retirement and financial welfare.  In my research, I use extensive register data and questionnaire surveys.  I have a Ph.D. from the University of Helsinki (2016).

Ongoing research projects

  • Working in retirement: length of period of working and changes over time
  • Financial welfare of retirees

Read more: Ongoing Research Projects.