Prof. Dr. Alexander S. Kritikos

Prof. Dr. Alexander S. Kritikos
Research Director
Executive Board
Key activities
  • Entrepreneurship Research and Innovation
  • Empirical Industrial Organization and Institutional Economics
  • Experimental and Behavioral Economics

    Publications at DIW Berlin

    DIW Wochenbericht (46 / 2017)

    Jamaika und die Zukunftsfähigkeit Deutschlands

    Alexander S. Kritikos
    Beiträge in Tages- und Wochenzeitungen (14.11.2017 / 2017)

    Jamaika und Deutschlands Zukunftsfähigkeit

    Alexander S. Kritikos
    Diskussionspapiere extern (2017)

    Media and Occupational Choice

    Alexander Konon, Alexander S. Kritikos
    Beiträge in Tages- und Wochenzeitungen (28.09.2017 / 2017)

    Apó edó sten "Txamáika": tha échume kybernetikó synaspismó ste Germanía

    Alexander S. Kritikos
    Beiträge in Tages- und Wochenzeitungen (29.09.2017 / 2017)

    Trennende Positionen bei Zukunftsfragen

    Alexander S. Kritikos

    Lectures at DIW Berlin

  • Vortrag 16th Conference on Research on Economic Theory and Econometrics : CRETE 2017
    Milos, Griechenland, 10.07.2017 - 14.07.2017

    The Effect of the Business Cycle on Start-ups across Industries
    Alexander S. Kritikos

  • Vortrag Oxford Residence Week for Entrepreneurship Scholars : Workshop
    Oxford, Großbritannien, 29.06.2017

    The Effect of the Business Cycle on Start-ups across Industries
    Alexander S. Kritikos

  • Vortrag Eighteenth World Congress of the International Economic Association (IEA)
    Mexico City, Mexico, 19.06.2017 - 23.06.2017

    Media and Occupational Choice
    Alexander S. Kritikos

  • Vortrag Innovationskonferenz THESS-OK
    Thessaloniki, Griechenland, 09.06.2017

    Innovation and Future Exports in Hellas
    Alexander S. Kritikos

  • Vortrag SPEA Seminar
    Berlin, 14.03.2017

    Innovation, Regulation, Public Expenditures and Entrepreneurship : How Does Germany in Comparison to Other Countries?
    Alexander S. Kritikos

  • Research Projects

    Abgeschlossenes Projekt

    Evaluation of Business Coaching for Start-ups

    Themen: Arbeit und Beschäftigung, Betriebswirtschaft und Unternehmensorganisation, Dienstleistungen, Wirtschaftsordnung und Wirtschaftspolitik

    CV - Short Version

    Alexander Kritikos is Research Director for Entrepreneurship Research at the German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin), where he was before Head of the Department ‘Innovation, Manufacturing, Service' since 2008 and Vice-President since 2010. At the same time, he is appointed as Full Professor for Industrial and Institutional Economics at the University of Potsdam, and Research Fellow of the Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA), Bonn, and of the Institute for Employment Research (IAB), Nuremberg.

    Born in 1965, he studied economics and political sciences at the University of Munich where he received in 1989 his degree as Diplom-Volkswirt. After a scholarship at the ‘post graduate programme for Applied Microeconomics' of the Free University of Berlin he received his doctoral degree in Economics at the Humboldt-University of Berlin in 1996 and his habilitation in Economics at the European University Viadrina in 2003. Alexander Kritikos was Research Fellow of the German Marshall Fund in Washington (1999), EU-TMR Research Fellow at Athens University of Economics (2000), and he is member of the Social Sciences Committee and of Economic Policy Committee of the German Economic Association. Since 2010 he is editor of Small Business Economics.

    His articles have been published in Economics Letters, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, Kyklos, Reserch Policy and Small Business Economics. His OpEds have been published in various newspapers like Süddeutschen Zeitung, Handelsblatt, Cicero, Die Zeit, Havard Business Review, Frankfurter Allgemeine, Focus, and Kathimerini.