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Fields of Activity
Care, labour and reproduction |
Science-Policy interface |

Dr Mikko Laamanen is Senior Researcher with the Technology and Sustainability research group at Consumer Research Norway (SIFO), Oslo Metropolitan University (Norway).
He received his PhD from Hanken School of Economics (Finland) and has held academic positions in Finland, France, Germany and United Kingdom. Mikko’s research focusses on the everyday politics of technology, inclusion and social change.
His grant-winning projects look at local organising of production and consumption in urban settings as well as developing and conflict economies, platformisation of sharing, resistance to digitalisation and digital surveillance, and sustainability in the consumption of arts.
Mikko is the co-coordinator of the European Sociological Association's research network on the Sociology of Consumption (RN05). Mikko actively participates in alternative finance and commons movement networks.

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Personal Information

Surname / First name LAAMANEN, Mikko
Organisation Oslo Metropolitan University
Adress Stensberggata 26, 0170 Oslo, Norway
Mobile +47 67 23 54 50
E-mail mikko.laamanen@oslomet.no
Nationality Finnish

Recently published:

Forno, F., Laamanen, M., Wahlen, S., 2022. (Un-) sustainable transformations: everyday food practices in Italy during COVID-19, Sustainability: Science, Practice and Policy, 18, pp. 201-214. https://doi.org/10.1080/15487733.2022.2037341

Laamanen, M., 2022. "13: Organizing Prefiguration". The Future is Now. Bristol, UK: Bristol University Press. pp. 191-203.

Laamanen, M., Forno, F., Wahlen, S., 2022. Neo-materialist movement organisations and the matter of scale: scaling through institutions as prefigurative politics?, Journal of Marketing Management, pp. 1-22. https://doi.org/10.1080/0267257X.2022.2045342