PROF. DR. MICHAEL FRITSCH

Contact Details:
Chair of Business Dynamics, Innovation, and Economic Change
Friedrich Schiller University Jena
Carl-Zeiss-Straße 3, 07743 Jena, Germany
Phone: +49 (0) 3641 94 32 20
Fax: +49 (0) 3641 94 32 32
E-mail: m.fritsch@uni-jena.de
URL: http://www.uiw.uni-jena.de/index.php/team/mfritsch

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Education

Technical University Berlin, Germany

1989 Habilitation in Economics (Volkswirtschaftslehre)

1982 Ph.D. (summa cum laude) in Economics (Dr. rer.oec.)

1972-1977 Diplom-Volkswirt (Master in Economics)

Professional Experience

Since 2006  Full Professor of Economics, Chair of Business Dynamics, Innovation, and Economic Change at the Friedrich Schiller University Jena, School of Economics and Business Administration

1992-2006  Full Professor of Economics, Chair of Economic Policy at the Technical University Bergakademie Freiberg, School of Economics and Business Administration

1990-1992  Interim Chair of Economic Policy at the Technical University Berlin, Institute of Economics

1983-1990  Senior Research Fellow at the Technical University Berlin (Institute of Economics) and at the Science Center Berlin

1978-1982  Research Associate at the Technical University Berlin, Institute of Economics (1978-1980: Chair of Macroeconomics, Prof. Dr. Jürgen Kromphardt; 1980-1982: Chair of Economic Policy, Prof. Dr. Hans-Jürgen Ewers)

Further positions and activities

Since 2014  Associate Editor of Regional Studies

Since 2013  Research Associate of the Enterprise Research Centre (ERC), University of Warwick and Aston Business School, Birmingham, UK

Since 2012  Research Professor at the Halle Institute for Economic Research

Since 2012  Trust lecturer of the “Friedrich Naumann Foundation”

Since 2008  Ombudsman for Good Scientific Practice at the Friedrich Schiller University Jena

Since 2008  Principle Investigator in the Jena Graduate School “Human Behavior in Social and Economic Change”, Friedrich Schiller University and Max Planck Institute for Economics, Jena

Since 2007  Associate Editor of Small Business Economics – An Entrepreneurship Journal

Since 2006  Faculty of the Graduate School “The Economics of Innovative Change”, Friedrich Schiller University and Max Planck Institute for Economics, Jena

Editorial Boards

  • European Journal of Innovation Management
  • Iberian Management & Economic Frontiers
  • International Journal of Transition and Innovation Systems
  • Journal of Global Entrepreneurship Research
  • Review of Regional Research / Jahrbuch für Regionalwissenschaft

Publications

Author of 14 books and comprehensive studies, more than 130 articles in scholarly journals, more than 140 chapters in edited volumes, and editor of 24 books or Special Issues.

Friedrich Schiller University Jena: http://www.uiw.uni-jena.de/index.php/team/mfritsch;
RePEc: http://ideas.repec.org/e/pfr95.html
Hirsch-Index (Journals in SSCI): 29
RePEc Ranking (January 2018): Germany top 2%, Europe top 2%