Eini Haaja
M.Sc. (econ)

Doctoral Student, International Business (Department of Marketing and International Business)
Project Manager, Pan-European Institute (Pan-European Institute)

eini.haaja@utu.fi
+358 29 450 4714
+358 50 446 0085

Rehtorinpellonkatu 3
Turku





Areas of expertise
• International opportunity recognition and joint internationalisation of SMEs
• The development, digitalisation and competitiveness of the maritime sector in the Baltic Sea region
• The emerging business opportunities for foreign investors in the Arctic, particularly in the Barents Sea region
• Project planning and management (e.g. Interreg Baltic Sea Region Programme, EMFF, Business Finland)


Biography

M.Sc. (Econ.) Eini Haaja is Project Manager in ECOPRODIGI project at the
Pan-European Institute (PEI). Haaja has been working at PEI since 2008 in
various research, teaching and administrative positions. She has specialized in
International Business with an emphasis on the economic development of the
Baltic Sea and Barents Sea regions. Business opportunities and networks in
maritime and offshore industry are of particular interest to her. She has been
involved in several research projects and has published articles concerning
business prospects and risks in the Barents and Baltic Sea regions, most
recently focusing on the internationalization and digitalization of the maritime
sector. As regards her most recent research projects, she successfully
coordinated a project application process for the ECOPRODIGI project which now
receives co-financing from the EU Interreg Baltic Sea Region Programme. The
project started in late 2017 with a budget of over 4 million euros and aims at
increasing eco-efficiency in maritime sector processes through digitalization.
Previously she has worked in DigiPro project (co-financed by Tekes) and
SmartComp project (co-financed from Central Baltic Programme), for instance.



Publications
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Investigating collective international opportunities:a case study (2018) Eini Haaja, Niina Nummela
(
O2 Other)

Political Risk of Western Oil and Gas Investments in Russia: Review of Media Coverage on ExxonMobil and Total in the Russian Arctic (2017) The Russian Economy and Foreign Direct Investment Hanna Mäkinen, Eini Haaja
(
A3 Book chapter)

Need for international research on international business in the Russian Far North (2016)
Baltic Rim Economies
Eini Haaja, Hanna Mäkinen
(
D1 Article in a trade journal)

Trade in the Barents Region (2016) Encyclopedia of the Barents Region Eini Haaja, Martti Hahl, Vasily L. Martynov
(
A3 Book chapter)

Kaikki meri- ja offshore-teollisuuden yritykset eivät käännä selkäänsä Venäjälle (2015)
Turun Sanomat
Eini Haaja, Hanna Mäkinen
(
E1 Popularised article, newspaper article)

Concluding remarks on the Special Issue on the future of the Arctic – from researcher’s perspective (2014)
Baltic Rim Economies
Eini Laaksonen
(
D1 Article in a trade journal)

Energy and Maritime Clusters in the Eastern Baltic Sea Region: Competitiveness through International Inter-Cluster Cooperation? (2014) Geo-Regional Competitiveness in Central and Eastern Europe, the Baltic Countries, and Russia Hanna Mäkinen, Eini Laaksonen, Kari Liuhto
(
A3 Book chapter)

The Baltic Sea region: The future hub of clean maritime technology? (2014) Hanna Mäkinen, Eini Laaksonen
(
D1 Article in a trade journal)

Africa - The emerging maritime sector in the midst of great challenges (2013) Maritime sector developments in the global markets Eini Laaksonen
(
D2 Article in a professional research book)

Brazil - Huge maritime needs due to rapid offshore development (2013) Maritime sector developments in the global markets Eini Laaksonen
(
D2 Article in a professional research book)

Common challenges for the Baltic Sea region maritime clusters: How to overcome them together? (2013) Eini Laaksonen, Hanna Mäkinen, Kari Liuhto
(
D4 Published development or research report or study)

Conclusions on increasing smart competitiveness in the Central Baltic region – Final SmartComp Research Report (2013) Kari Liuhto, Eini Laaksonen, Hanna Mäkinen, Akseli Jouttenus, Minghui Gao, Esta Kaal, Tiina Niin, Kaja Tampere, Alari Purju, Eva Branten, Maris Katranzi, Valters Bolevics, Veiko Spolitis, Annemari Andrésen, Jenni Junnelius
(
D4 Published development or research report or study)

How to support the competitiveness and networking of the maritime clusters in the Central Baltic region? (2013)
Baltic Rim Economies
Laaksonen Eini, Mäkinen Hanna
(
D1 Article in a trade journal)

Meriklusterin kurkotettava kotitelakoiden ulkopuolelle (2013)
Turun Sanomat
Eini Laaksonen
(
E1 Popularised article, newspaper article)

Norway - World-leading expertise in offshore and subsea operations in the High North (2013) Maritime sector developments in the global markets Jenni Junnelius, Eini Laaksonen
(
D2 Article in a professional research book)

Russia - the awakening giant (2013) Maritime sector developments in the global markets Eini Laaksonen, Hanna Mäkinen
(
D2 Article in a professional research book)

Singapore - The global hub of maritime sector activities (2013) Maritime sector developments in the global markets Eini Laaksonen
(
D2 Article in a professional research book)

The booming maritime sector in the Far East – what’s in it for Finnish companies? (2013)
Baltic Rim Economies
Laaksonen Eini, Mäkinen Hanna
(
D1 Article in a trade journal)


Last updated on 2019-21-07 at 02:21