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Research Knowledge and Collaboration
towards Sustainable Urban Development

Kaupunkitutkimus TA – Urban Research TA is an independent company specialising on interdisciplinary urban and regional analysis.

We carry out practical research on population development, housing markets, land use and urban structures as well as labour markets, industries and innovation. Our services include empirical resaerch and inquiries, impact analyses and assessments, industry outlooks and labor market projections as well as brokering of research collaboration. Our clients include private companies, cities and municipalities, ministries, and other organisations dealing with urban and regional affairs.

Urban Research TA works in co-operation with a wide network consisting of both Finnish and international research institutes, firms and individual researches and specialists. We are based in Helsinki, Finland.

Contact information

The Urban Research TA ltd
Address: Mannerheimintie 105, FIN-00280 Helsinki, Finland

Maija Urponen, CEO & researcher, PhD
Seppo Laakso, founder & researcher, Dr.Soc.Sc. (econ.)
Tamás Lahdelma, researcher

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