• Kampusranta 9 C, FRAMI 2. krs




Research output per year

If you made any changes in Pure these will be visible here soon.

Personal profile

External positions

Helsinki Institute of Sustainability Science (HELSUS)

1 Jan 2018 → …

Fields of Science

  • 1172 Environmental sciences
  • Sustainability science
  • Rural entrepreneurship
  • Landscape ecology
  • Consumer Behaviour
  • Conservation Conflicts


Empowered by stigma? Pioneer organic farmers' stigma management strategies

Lähdesmäki, M. R., Siltaoja, M., Luomala, H., Puska, P. & Kurki, S. P., Jan 2019, In : Journal of Rural Studies. 65, p. 152-160 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Sweet taste of prosocial status signaling: When eating organic foods makes you happy and hopeful

Puska, P., Kurki, S., Lähdesmäki, M., Siltaoja, M. & Luomala, H., 1 Feb 2018, In : Appetite. 121, p. 348-359 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Erätalouteen liittyvän yritystoiminnan nykytila ja kehittämisedellytykset

Pohja-Mykrä, M. K., Matilainen, A-M. K., Kujala, S. M., Hakala, O. H., Harvio, V., Törmä, H. K. & Kurki, S. P., 24 May 2018, Valtioneuvoston kanslia. 203 p. (Valtioneuvoston selvitys- ja julkaisutoiminta; vol. 2018, no. 40)

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportProfessional

Open Access

"I feel it is mine!" - Psychological ownership in relation to natural resources

Matilainen, A., Pohja-Mykrä, M., Lähdesmäki, M. & Kurki, S., Aug 2017, In : Journal of Environmental Psychology. 51, p. 31-45 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access

Get some respect – buy organic foods! When everyday consumer choices serve as prosocial status signaling

Luomala, H., Puska, P., Lähdesmäki, M., Siltaoja, M. & Kurki, S., 1 Feb 2020, In : Appetite. 145, 15 p., 104492.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review



Artturi Leinonen kulttuuripalkinto

Kurki, Sami (Recipient), 2011

Prize: Prizes and awards

Knight, First Class, of the Order of the Lion of Finland

Kurki, Sami (Recipient), 6 Dec 2019

Prize: Prizes and awards


Samantha Hillyard

Sami Kurki (Host)

17 Sep 201714 Oct 2017

Activity: Hosting a visitor typesAcademic visit at UH

Valio Oy (External organisation)

Sami Kurki (Member)

2016 → …

Activity: Membership typesMembership or other role of body in private company/organisation

Väitöskirjan esitarkastus

Sami Kurki (Pre-examiner)

2015 → …

Activity: Examination typesPre-examiner of doctoral thesis

University of Minnesota, Carlson Business School

Sami Kurki (Visiting researcher)

3 Nov 201413 Nov 2014

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesAcademic visit to other institution

Luomuinstituutti verkosto (External organisation)

Sami Kurki (Member)

1 Jan 201331 Dec 2016

Activity: Membership typesMembership or other role in research network

Press / Media

Ruralia-instituutissa tutkitaan elintarvikeketjun pullonkauloja

Gun Wirtanen, Sami Petri Kurki & Nina Harjunpää


1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media

Maaseudut ja kaupungit - yhdessä kestävämpiä

Torsti Hyyryläinen & Sami Petri Kurki


1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media