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Petrus Kautto

PhD (Organisations & Management, Aalto University School of Business)

Senior Researcher, Academy of Finland Postdoctoral Researcher



Tel. +358 (0)400 148850
Fax. +358 (0)9 4030 0382

Finnish Environment Institute (SYKE)
Environmental Governance Studies Unit
Street address: Mechelininkatu 34a
Mail address: P.O.Box 140, 00251 Helsinki, Finland

Tasks and research interests

  • Business and politics relations
  • Politics and potentials of product oriented environmental policies
  • Evaluation and impact assessment

Current projects

Nanosafety on trial(s): Understanding politics and potentials of product oriented environmental policies, 2012-2015 (Academy of Finland, project No. 260492)

Previous projects

Linking Impact Assessment Instruments to Sustainability Expertise, LIAISE (FP7, 2009-2014)

POlicy Influence of iNdicaTors, POINT (FP7, 2008-2011)

Development and application of a standardized methodology for the PROspective Sustainability assessment of Technologies, PROSUITE (FP7, 2009-2013)

Impact assessment of legal proposals, plans and programmes at the Ministry of the Environment (Ministry of the Environment, 2011-2013)

Introducing Environmental Compliance Monitoring Fees: Impact Assessment (Ministry of the Environment, 2011-2012)

Environmental management and sustainable use of nanocellulose (CLEEN Ltd., 2011-2012)

Innovations in the Public Sector, Pub-I (The Advisory Board for Sectoral Research, 2010-2011)

Impact assessment of Finnish Waste Legislation Reform (Ministry of the Environment, 2009)

Memberships in various working groups, expert groups and associations etc. in the fields of product oriented environmental policy, waste policy and evaluation since 2003.


Publications in Google Scholar

Selected recent papers

Selected other publications / books and book chapters

Published 2013-12-03 at 13:57, updated 2014-07-18 at 11:28

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