Monthly Archives: September 2017

MDI coordinated a study on housing policy: No new tricks but more comprehensive support for existing instruments

Housing prices and rents in Helsinki metropolitan area have risen sharply due to population growth and rising average income levels. The best way to restrain the growth of prices and rents is to increase housing supply in all growth centers nationally. Too small plot reserve has formed the worst bottleneck for housing construction in the 2000s. … Continue reading MDI coordinated a study on housing policy: No new tricks but more comprehensive support for existing instruments

Double comeback

MDI continues launching growth-news as an ”every-monday-habit” in September. Today, two ex-workers make a double comeback as M.Sc. (admin.) Benjamin Heikkinen and B.Sc. (econ.) Maria Yli-Koski both join the team. In his previous career at MDI, Benjamin took part in a thorough impact evaluation of regional and local development strategies as a part of Rural … Continue reading Double comeback

Timo Aro puts on MDI top

As the September transfer window opened, MDI has a great pleasure of announcing the biggest news of the autumn. Mr. Timo Aro (D.Soc.Sc.) puts on a red MDI top and enters the starting eleven as a target player. Previously Timo has worked as a development manager at the city of Pori and an advisor to … Continue reading Timo Aro puts on MDI top