Head of the Research Division
Phone: +(00)372 668 0926
E-mail: tairi.room [at] eestipank.ee

Research interests:
Labour economics
Applied microeconomics

Education:
2004 — Ph.D., Economics, Boston College, USA
1998 — MA, International Economics and Finance, Brandeis University, USA
1994 — BA, International Economics, Tartu University, Estonia

Experience:
2011— current: Head of Research Division, Economics and Research Department, Bank of Estonia, Estonia
2010— current: Visiting Professor, Department of Economics, Tallinn University of Technology, Estonia
2003—2011: Research Supervisor, Research Department, Bank of Estonia, Estonia
2007—2010: Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Economics, Tallinn University of Technology, Estonia
2002—2003: Economist, Central Bank Policy Department, Bank of Estonia, Estonia
2000: Research Associate, New Hampshire Commission on Education Funding, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, USA
2002—2004: Lector, Estonian Business School, Estonia
2000—2001: Lector and teaching assistant, Boston College, USA
2000: Research Associate, New Hampshire Commission on Education Funding, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, USA
1998—1999: Research Assistant, Boston College, USA
1994—1996: Risk Manager, Financial Markets Department, Bank of Estonia, Estonia
1993—1994: Holding Specialist, Supervision & Restructuring Department, Estonian Privatization Agency, Estonia

Selected publications: