Paula Saikkonen

Head of research

Paula studies relational well-being in the ‘Distribution of well-being’ work package (WP1). The aim is to understand how different population groups experience well-being, as well as the pros and cons of the welfare state for well-being. In the project, she studies relational well-being mainly via participatory or qualitative research methods.


  • Social policy
  • Sustainability transition
  • Welfare state
  • Relationality