Ulrich Kaiser

Research Fellow

Universität Zürich

Ulrich Kaiser, born 1971 in Unna (Germany), is professor for Entrepreneurship at the University of Zurich and enjoys a secondary employment at Copenhagen Business School. He is also affiliated with the Centre for European Economic Research and is editor of Information Economics and Policy.

He conducts mainly empirical research in Innovation, Entrepreneurship Economics and Business Strategy.

His publication list includes (occasionally multiple) papers in Journal of Business & Economic Statistics, Journal of Business Venturing, Journal of Health Economics, Journal of Management Studies, Management Science, Strategic Management Journal and Research Policy.

He joined IZA as a Research Fellow in February 2010.



IZA Discussion Paper No. 13029
published in: Journal of Business Venturing Insights, 2020, 14, e00179
IZA Discussion Paper No. 12191
published as 'Spin doctors vs the spawn of capitalism: Who founds university and corporate startups?' in: Research Policy, 2021, 50 (10), 104347 (with Alex Coad)
IZA Discussion Paper No. 11649
published in: Strategic Management Journal 40(4), 685-70; new title: “Signalling valuable human capital: Advocacy group work experience and its effect on employee pay in innovative firms”
IZA Discussion Paper No. 11196
Mathias Beck, Martin Junge, Ulrich Kaiser
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7470
published in: Strategic Management Journal, 2018, 39(7), 1935-1958; new title "Experience Matters: The Role of Academic Scientist Mobility for Industrial Innovation"
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7284
published in: Small Business Economics, 2015, 45 (4), 787-804
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7248
published in: Journal of Health Economics, 2014, 36, 174-187
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