Adaptive and innovative countryside

01.05.2020 - 31.03.2022
This study approaches the adaptive and innovative capacities of Finnish shrinking rural areas, as a multidimensional phenomenon, through the concept of smart shrinking, or as we term it: smart adaptation. The concept allows us to disentangle the impacts (both positive and negative) of demographic...

Maija Halonen

Postdoctoral Researcher , Department of Geographical and Historical Studies

Jukka Sihvonen

University Teacher , Department of Geographical and Historical Studies