Sanna Nivakoski was a Postdoctoral Research Fellow from August 2016 to August 2019. She obtained her Ph.D. in Economics from Trinity College Dublin in 2014. She holds an M.Sc. in Economics from Trinity College Dublin and a B.A. in Economics from University of Abertay Dundee. Sanna’s research interests are in applied microeconomics, including topics related to retirement and pensions, within-family transfers and subjective expectations. Prior to joining the ESRI, Sanna worked as a Post Doctoral Research Fellow at the UCD Geary Institute for Public Policy.