Minna Martikainen-Peltola

Minna Martikainen-Peltola

Professor i redovisning
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Accounting (Helsinki)


Redovisning (Helsingfors)

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  • 512 Företagsekonomi
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Dr. Minna Martikainen is a professor of financial accounting and dean for education in Hanken School of Economics (Finland). She has recently been appointed as director for Hanken Corporate Governance Center (8/2018-) and chairperson for Nordic Corporate Governance Network (4/2018-). Moreover, she is in scientific advisory board for ACRN Oxford academic research network in University of Oxford and board member (6/2016 -) and president (2017/2018) in Multinational Finance Society. Previously she served State Pension Fund of Finland board member for period 2012-2018, and directed the Northern Dimension Institute (2009-2012) for the task to promote and increase the international university co-operation in Europe. Previously she has worked as professor in Aalto University School of Business, in Lappeenranta University of Technology (LUT), in University of Vaasa as researcher and as visiting researcher in Louisiana State University, USA. In LUT she also worked as the vice rector for international affairs. 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. 


Doctor of Science (Economics and Business Administration), Business Economics, Vasa universitet, Finland, 1998


Ekon. dr, företagsekonomi, Vasa universitet, Finland, 1998


Jyri Kinnunen, Minna Martikainen 2018, 'Dynamic Autocorrelation and International Portfolio Allocation' Multinational Finance Journal, vol 21, no. 1, pp. 21-48.
Minna Martikainen, Jyri Kinnunen, Juha-Pekka Kallunki 2018, 'Corporate Insider Trading and Social Networks'
Minna Martikainen, Antti Miihkinen, Luke Watson 2018, 'Board Characteristics and Disclosure Tone'
Minna Martikainen, Jyri Kinnunen 2017, 'Corporate Insider Trading and Social Networks'
Jyri Kinnunen, Minna Martikainen 2016, 'Expected Returns and Idiosyncratic Risk: Industry-level Evidence from Russia' Emerging Markets Finance and Trade, vol 53, no. 11, pp. 2528-2544 . https://doi.org/10.1080/1540496X.2016.1210509