Urban Research is an independent company specialised on urban and regional analysis. It is based in Helsinki, Finland. Special fields are research and analysis concerning population development, labour markets, industrials and enterprises, housing markets, land use and urban structures. Clients constitute of private companies, cities and municipalities, ministries, and other organisations dealing with urban and regional matters. We have published tens of books, research reports and articles, and made several presentations on domestic and international conferences, seminars and courses.

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

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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