März 2022-Mai 2022 Visiting researcher, Institute of Geography, University of Bern, Switzerland 
Seit September 2020

Postdoctoral researcher, Department of Built Environment, Aalto University School of Engineering, Finland/ Finnish Geospatial Research Institute (FGI), National Land Survey of Finland


Doctor of Science (Tech.), Real estate economics (specialization in land management)

2016-2020 Researcher, Finnish Geospatial Research Institute (FGI), National Land Survey of Finland

Master of Social Sciences (in Economics), University of Helsinki, Finland


Master of Science (Tech.), Real estate economics, Aalto University School of Engineering, Finland

  • Municipal land policies and instruments of land policy
  • Monitoring and evaluation of land policy outcomes
  • Property rights institutions and land governance
  • Land administration and cadastral systems

Full list of publications

Peer-reviewed journal articles:

Hämäläinen, E., & Krigsholm, P. (2022). Exploring the Strategy Goals and Strategy Drivers of National Mapping, Cadastral, and Land Registry Authorities. ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information, 11(3), 1-16. [164]. https://doi.org/10.3390/ijgi11030164

Adekola, O., Krigsholm, P., & Riekkinen, K. (2022). Accessing Citizens’ Perceptions of Land-Related Policy in a Social Media Setting: The Case of Rural Grazing Area Settlement Programme in Nigeria. Land, 11(2), [200]. https://doi.org/10.3390/ land11020200

Adekola, O., Krigsholm, P., & Riekkinen, K. (2021). Towards a holistic land law evaluation in sub-Saharan Africa: A novel framework with an application to Rwanda’s organic land law 2005. Land Use Policy, 103, [105291]. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.landusepol.2021.105291

Krigsholm, P., Riekkinen, K., & Ståhle, P. (2020). Pathways for a future cadastral system: A socio-technical approach. Land Use Policy, 94, [104504]. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.landusepol.2020.104504

Krigsholm, P., & Riekkinen, K. (2019). Applying Text Mining for Identifying Future Signals of Land Administration. Land, 8(12), [181]. https://doi.org/10.3390/land8120181

Krigsholm, P., Riekkinen, K., & Ståhle, P. (2018). The changing uses of cadastral information: a user-driven case study. Land, 7(3), [83]. https://doi.org/10.3390/land7030083

Krigsholm, P., Zavialova, S., Riekkinen, K., Ståhle, P., & Viitanen, K. (2017). Understanding the future of the Finnish cadastral system – A Delphi study. Land Use Policy, 68, 133-140. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.landusepol.2017.07.032

Riekkinen, K., Toivonen, S., Krigsholm, P., Hiironen, J., & Kolis, K. (2016). Future themes in the operational environment of the Finnish cadastral system. Land Use Policy, 57, 702-708. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.landusepol.2016.06.039