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Dr. Minna Martikainen is a professor of financial accounting and dean for education in Hanken School of Economics (Finland). Currently also serves as board member and vice chair for State Pension Fund of Finland, and as board member in Nordic Corporate Governance Network. Dr. Martikainen's research interests include profitability and growth of firms, especially in SMEs, corporate governance and ownership structures, disclosures, insider trading, earnings management, firm valuation and information content of earnings figures. Martikainen also has wide international experience in managing and developing cross scientific research projects to increase university co-operation. She has been leader for several Academy of Finland research projects. She orchestrated the Northern Dimension Institute in its' early stages to promote and increase the international university co-operation. Previously she has worked as professor in Aalto University School of Business and in Lappeenranta University of Technology (LUT). In LUT she also worked as the vice rector for international affairs. Moreover, previously she has worked in University of Vaasa as researcher and as visiting researcher in Louisiana State University, USA.
Doctor of Science (Economics and Business Administration), Business Economics, Vasa universitet, Finland, 1998
Ekon. dr, företagsekonomi, Vasa universitet, Finland, 1998