Dr. Caroline Stiel

Research Associate in the Firms and Markets Department

Research Associate in the Entrepreneurship Research Group

Contact

+49 30 89789 - 514
Research Topics and Working Areas

Caroline Stiel has been a research associate in the department Firms and Markets since 2013 and joined the research group Entrepreneurship in 2018. Her research focuses on firm performance and empirically analyses the role of firms’ internal organisational structure and innovation behaviour. Caroline Stiel received her PhD in November 2018 from Technische Universität Berlin. Her dissertation analyses the productivity of municipal energy and water utilities in Germany in the light of liberalisation, the transition towards a low-carbon economy, and demographic change.

Publications

Diskussionspapiere 1849 / 2020

Testing the Superstar Firm Hypothesis

2020| Alexander Schiersch, Caroline Stiel
DIW Wochenbericht 33 / 2019

Innovationen im Energiebereich: Unternehmen forschen wenig selbst, investieren aber verstärkt in Klimaschutz und Digitalisierung

2019| Caroline Stiel, Astrid Cullmann, Claudia Kemfert, Alexander S. Kritikos, Julie Niehues, Julia Rechlitz
Diskussionspapiere 1713 / 2017

Modern Public Enterprises: Organisational Innovation and Productivity

2017| Caroline Stiel
DIW Economic Bulletin 20 / 2016

No Differences in Efficiency Between Public and Private Utilities

2016| Astrid Cullmann, Maria Nieswand, Stefan Seifert, Caroline Stiel
Weitere Aufsätze

Germany: The German Drinking Water Sector

In: Simon Porcher, Stéphane Saussier (Eds.) , Facing the Challenges of Water Governance
Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmllan
S. 133-153
Palgrave Studies in Water Governance: Policy and Practice
| Astrid Cullmann, Julia Rechlitz, Caroline Stiel
Monographien

German Public Utilities: Organisation and Productivity

Berlin: TU Berlin, 2018, XIV, 176 S. | Caroline Stiel
Externe referierte Aufsätze

Do Private Utilities Outperform Local Government-Owned Utilities? Evidence from German Retail Electricity

In: German Economic Review 19 (2018), 4, S. 401-425 | Caroline Stiel, Astrid Cullmann, Maria Nieswand

Lectures

Vortrag

Kommunale Infrastrukturunternehmen zwischen Energiewende und demografischem Wandel (KOMIED)

Caroline Stiel
Wiesbaden, 06.09.2018
| 2. Nutzertagung Energiestatistiken
Vortrag

Productivity and Costs: Public Service Provision under Demographic Changes

Caroline Stiel
Berlin, 01.06.2018
| Brown Bag Seminar of the Cluster of Industrial Economics, DIW Berlin
Vortrag

Modern Public Enterprises: Organisational Innovation and Productivity

Caroline Stiel
Wien, Österreich, 03.09.2017 - 06.09.2017
| Alternative Geld- und Finanzarchitekturen: Jahrestagung 2017 des Vereins für Socialpolitik
Vortrag

Productivity, Markups and Governance: Evidence for the Drinking Water Sector against the Background of Demographic Change

Caroline Stiel
Berlin, 30.06.2017
| Brown Bag Seminar of the Cluster of Industrial Economics: Productivity, Markups and Governance: Evidence for the Drinking Water Sector against the Background of Demographic Change
Vortrag

Modern Public Enterprises: Organisational Structure and Productivity Dispersion

Caroline Stiel
Berlin, 29.03.2017 - 30.03.2017
| AFiD-Nutzerkonferenz: Forschungsprojekte auf Basis integrierter Mikrodatenbestände der Wirtschafts-, Agrar-, Energie- und Umweltstatistiken: Veranstaltung der Forschungsdatenzentren der Statistischen Ämter des Bundes und der Länder in Kooperation mit dem Deutschen Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung (DIW Berlin) und dem Zentrum für Europäischen Wirtschaftsforschung (ZEW)

Research Projects

Research Project

INNOMSME

Current Project| Entrepreneurship
Research Project

Modern state-owned firms' performance: An empirical analysis of productivity, market power and innovation

Current Project| Firms and Markets, Energy, Transportation, Environment