Recognition given to Mikko Valtakari and Juha Eskelinen for the research quality and significance of their 2020 Labour Force and Labour Market article

The Editorial Board of the Labour Policy Magazine has awarded a certificate of honor to Mikko Valtakari, leading specialist at MDI and Juha Eskelinen, CEO of Melkior Oy and researcher at Aalto University, in recognition of the 2020 Labour Force and Labour Market article ‘Methodological Challenges in Employment Impact Assessment – Experiences from Recent Evaluations’.

The editorial board’s criteria for selection were the research quality of the article and its relevance to employment policy. Valtakari and Eskelinen’s article addressed several challenges in respect of impact assessment from the researchers’ perspective. The article was published in the Labour Policy Journal (TAK) issue 3/2020.