Team

Prof. Dr. Alexander S. Kritikos

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

    Publications at DIW Berlin

    Diskussionspapiere/ Discussion Papers (2018)

    Business Cycles and Start-Ups across Industries: An Empirical Analysis of German Regions

    Alexander Konon, Michael Fritsch, Alexander S. Kritikos
    DIW Weekly Report (7/8 / 2018)

    German Right-Wing Party AfD Finds More Support in Rural Areas with Aging Populations

    Christian Franz, Marcel Fratzscher, Alexander S. Kritikos
    DIW Wochenbericht (8 / 2018)

    AfD in dünn besiedelten Räumen mit Überalterungsproblemen stärker

    Christian Franz, Marcel Fratzscher, Alexander S. Kritikos
    DIW Wochenbericht (7 / 2018)

    Drei Jahre Tsipras und Stillstand ohne Ende?: Kommentar

    Alexander S. Kritikos
    Beiträge in Tages- und Wochenzeitungen (05.02.2018 / 2018)

    Die Blamage der griechischen Regierung

    Alexander S. Kritikos

    Lectures at DIW Berlin

  • Vortrag Fakultätsseminar der Universität Augsburg
    Augsburg, 13.12.2017

    What Makes an Employer-Entrepreneur
    Alexander S. Kritikos

  • Vortrag Presentation for Media Representatives from Greece, Italy, Portugal and Spain
    Berlin, 21.11.2017

    Ways to Preserve European Cohesion in Spite of the Economic and Financial Crisis and Rising Eurosceptic Tendencies
    Alexander S. Kritikos

  • Vortrag Wirtschaft. Politik. Wissenschaft : Seminar der Kölner Journalistenschule am DIW Berlin
    Berlin, 08.11.2017

    Europa am Scheideweg
    Alexander S. Kritikos

  • Vortrag Vortrag vor der Gesellschaft Bremerhaven 1947
    Bremerhaven, 23.10.2017

    Von hier bis nach Jamaika: Wählerstrukturen und Erwartungen, rote Linien, wirtschafts- und sozialpolitische Herausforderungen
    Alexander S. Kritikos

  • Vortrag FIRES Annual Conference 2017
    Athen, Griechenland, 04.10.2017 - 06.10.2017

    A Fresh Look at Opportunity and Necessity Entrepreneurs
    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.