Prof. Tarmo Kalvet (PhD) is research director in the Institute of Baltic Studies as well as adjunct professor at the Department of Business Administration at TalTech. He was for many years the founding head of the Innovation Policy Research Programme at the Praxis Centre for Policy Studies, Estonia’s leading policy think tank, as well as one of its board members. He has published more than 100 research and policy analysis papers in the fields of economic development and on the role of state, especially in the fields of enterprise, economic, research and innovation, and ICT policies. His recent topical articles are on the use of novel tools for assessing economic complexity, e.g. “Innovative Tools for Tourism and Cultural Tourism Impact Assessment” in Sustainability (2020).