Monthly Archives: February 2018

MDI conducts impact evaluation of scheduled interviews for the unemployed

Since the beginning of 2017, all the unemployed job-seekers have been interviewed every three months by the state employment services. This is one of the activities in Prime Minister Sipilä’s governmental programme to improve employment situation and support employment. MDI leads a research consortium that has been appointed to conduct an impact evaluation of the … Continue reading MDI conducts impact evaluation of scheduled interviews for the unemployed

MDI evaluates the effectiveness and impacts of state subsidies in film production

MDI has launched an evaluation research in the end of 2017 by the order of Ministry of Education and Culture. The evaluation focuses on finding out the effectiveness and impacts of state subsidies directed to national film production and independent TV production. The evaluation clarifies the overall understanding of the economic status of film industry … Continue reading MDI evaluates the effectiveness and impacts of state subsidies in film production

Future Information and Knowledge Management in Counties

MDI takes part in a research project aiming at defining objectives for information and knowledge management in counties as well as evaluating the current status and plans in the preparation of reform. The project is funded as a part of Government’s Analysis, Assessment, and Research Activities. Information and knowledge management is divided into three categories … Continue reading Future Information and Knowledge Management in Counties

Growth Companies’ Employment Program supports business growth and growth opportunities for growth companies and business networks

MDI evaluates the Growth Entrepreneurship Program 2016-2018 for Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment of Finland. The aim of the program is to support the growth and competitiveness of growth companies and to prevent skilled labor unemployment. The Growth Companies’ Employment Program also aims to help companies better identify the chances of highly skilled workforce … Continue reading Growth Companies’ Employment Program supports business growth and growth opportunities for growth companies and business networks

MDI explores the incentive of the state subsidy system for municipal growth and planning

MDI continues the series of interesting government’s analysis, assessment and research activities. During this year, MDI will examine the incentive of the state subsidy system for municipal growth and planning. The work reviews the state subsidy system based on theory and empiria, looks at the features of a good state subsidy system and identifies the … Continue reading MDI explores the incentive of the state subsidy system for municipal growth and planning