Ulrich Kaiser

Research Fellow

University of Zurich

Ulrich Kaiser, born 1971 in Unna (Germany), is professor for Entrepreneurship at the University of Zurich. He previously held positions at the University of Southern Denmark at Odense from 2001 to 2008 and, from 1997 to 2001, the Centre for European Economic Research in Mannheim (Germany). His academic degrees Diplom-Volkswirt (Master of Science in Economics) and Dr. rer. pol. (Ph.D.) are both from the University of Konstanz. Apart from IZA, he is presently also affiliated with the Centre for Business and Economics at Copenhagen Business School, the Centre for European Economic Research and the Centre for Industrial Economics at the University of Copenhagen. He conducts mainly empirical research in Innovation, Entrepreneurship Economics and Business Strategy.

He joined IZA as a Research Fellow in February 2010.



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
IZA Discussion Paper No. 5691
Ann-Kathrine Ejsing, Ulrich Kaiser, Hans Christian Kongsted
new version "The Role of University Scientist Mobility for Industrial Innovation", IZA DP 7470
IZA Discussion Paper No. 5654
published in: Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2015, 110, 91–105