University of Southern California

Heikki Rantakari
Assistant Professor of Finance and Business Economics

USC Marshall School of Business
Los Angeles, CA 90089-0808

Phone: 
213-740-8019
Education: 
PhD, MIT; BS, LSE

Overview

Heikki Rantakari is a micoeconomist who specializes in organizational economics and contract theory. His research has been published in the Review of Economic Studies. He teaches microeconomics in the undergraduate and PhD programs.

Research

Ozbas, O., and Rantakari, H. (2013) "Information Acquisition, Resource Allocation and Managerial Incentives,".
Rantakari, H. (2011) "Employee Initiative and Managerial Control," American Economic Journal: Microeconomics, 4 (3), 171-211.
Rantakari, H. (2011) "Organizational Design and Environmental Volatility," Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization (forthcoming).
Rantakari, H. (2008) "Governing Adaptation," Review of Economic Studies, 75, 1257–1285.
Rantakari, H. (2008) "On the Role of Productive Uncertainty in the Risk-Incentives Tradeoff," The B.E. Journal of Theoretical Economics, 8 (1 (Topics)).