Welcome to the Chair of Microeconomics

We teach and we do research in the broad field of economic change with a focus on innovation, entrepreneurship, industrial dynamics and socio-economic networks.
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Overview of courses and resources for students
Current and completed research projects as well as publications
Antique Skulptures on the campus of Friedrich Schiller University Jena on Ernst-Abbe-Platz
Information about our team


Am 15. Februar 2023 übergab die EFI-Kommission unter dem Vorsitz von Prof. Dr. Uwe Cantner ihr Jahresgutachten an den Bundeskanzler Olaf Scholz
Female postdocs, habilitation candidates, junior research group leaders or junior professors can now apply for the mentoring programme for female postdocs at the universities of Halle, Jena and Leipzig.
Interview mit dem Weser-Kurier (regionale Zeitung in Bremen) zum auslaufenden BioTOP-Projekt am 22.12.2022
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Wie Bürokratie die Gesundheitsforschung hemmt
New article by Nils Grashof and Alexander Kopka: "Artificial intelligence and radical innovation: an opportunity for all companies? "
Chair of Microeconomics