Harri Mikkola

Senior Research Fellow - The Global Security research programme

harri.mikkolafiia.fi
Telephone +358 9432 7792
Mobile +358 50 574 0432

Academic degrees
PhD (Political Science), University of Tampere

Expertise
Arctic region, European security and defence market, Security research, Security of supply

Ongoing research projects
"Resilience of critical societal functions and the changing security environment", FIIA - National Emergency Supply Agency (NESA) joint Project.

Latest publications

2016 Huoltovarmuus muutoksessa: Kansallisen varautumisen haasteet kansainvälisessä toimintaympäristössä, FIIA Report 49, The Finnish Institute of International Affairs (with Mika Aaltola, Christian Fjäder, Eeva Innola and Juha Käpylä)

2016 Moscow’s Arctic Dreams Turned Sour?: Analysing Russia's Policies in the Arctic, FIIA Briefing Paper 192, The Finnish Institute of International Affairs (with Juha Käpylä and Toivo Martikainen).

2015 The promise of the geoeconomic Arctic: a critical analysis, Asia Europe Journal, online: 17 November 2015, 14:2 2016, 203-220 (with Juha Käpylä).

2015 Continental Shelf Claims in the Arctic Ocean: Will Legal Procedure Survive the Growing Uncertainty? FIIA Briefing Paper 178, The Finnish Institute of International Affairs (with Timo Koivurova and Juha Käpylä).

2015 On Arctic Exceptionalism: Critical reflections in the light of the Arctic Sunrise case and the crisis in Ukraine, FIIA Working Paper 85, The Finnish Institute of International Affairs (with Juha Käpylä).

2014 Passing the Arctic Council Torch to the US and Beyond: Will Discontinuity in the Arctic Agenda Remain the Name of the Game? FIIA Comment 22/2014, The Finnish Institute of International Affairs (with Juha Käpylä).

2014 The Uncertain Future of the Global Arctic, Baltic Rim Economies, Issue 5, November 2014 (with Juha Käpylä).

2014 Russian Arctic Sanctioned: Western Measures against Oil Projects do not signify the Geoeconomic Importance of the Region, FIIA Comment 16. The Finnish Institute of International Affairs (with Juha Käpylä).

2014 Towards the Geopolitics of Flows: Implications for Finland. FIIA Report 40. The Finnish Institute of International Affairs (with Mika Aaltola, Juha Käpylä and Timo Behr)

2014 The Return of Realpolitik? The deepening crisis in Ukraine may spill over to the Arctic, FIIA Comment 6/2014, The Finnish Institute of International Affairs.

2013 Globalisoituva arktinen alue murroksessa, Tiedepolitiikka 4/2013 (with Juha Käpylä).

2013 Arctic Conflict Potential: Towards an Extra-Arctic Perspective, FIIA Briefing Paper 138. The Finnish Institute of International Affairs (with Juha Käpylä).

2013 The Global Arctic: The Growing Arctic Interests of Russia, China, The United States and The European Union, FIIA Briefing Paper 133. The Finnish Institute of International Affairs (with Juha Käpylä).

2013 Arctic Economic Potential: The Need for a Comprehensive and Risk-Aware Understanding of Arctic Dynamics, FIIA Briefing Paper 127. The Finnish Institute of International Affairs (with Juha Käpylä).

2013 A Small State Perspective on the European Military Security of Supply: Finland needs to further boost its International Defence Cooperation, Note n° 26/13, Fondation pour la recherche stratégique.

2013 Changing European Defence Market – Is the New European Defence Market Legislation a Game-Changer for Finland? FIIA Briefing Paper 123, The Finnish Institute of International Affairs (with Jukka Anteroinen and Ville Lauttamäki).

Languages
Finnish and English (working languages); Swedish and German (receptive)