Uwe Cantner

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Appointments
  • Full Professor of Economics at the FSU Jena
  • Professor of Economics at the University of Southern Denmark/Odense
  • Vice President for Young Researchers and Diversity Management at FSU Jena
  • Member of the Expertenkommission Forschung und Innovation at the Federal German Government
  • Spokesman of the DFG-GRK 1411 – The Economics of Innovative Change
  • Former President of the International Joseph A. Schumpeter Society
Contact

Prof. Dr. Uwe Cantner
Carl-Zeiss-Straße 3, Room 5.23
D-07743 Jena

fon: +49 (0) 3641 9 43200
fax: +49 (0) 3641 9 43202
uwe.cantner@uni-jena.de

Consultation hours: By appointment (please contact the office in advance)

Main fields of interest
Most Recent Refereed Publications Show content
  • Rothgang M., U. Cantner, J. Dehio, D. Engel, M. Fertig, H. Graf, S. Hinzmann, E. Linshalm, M. Ploder,A.-M. Scholz and S. Töpfer, Cluster policy: insights from the German leading edge cluster competition, Journal of Open Innovation: Technology, Market, and Complexity 3, 18, 2017
  • Cantner, U., S. Vannuccini, Innovation and Lock-in, in. H. Barthelt, P. Cohendet, L. Simon, S. Henn (eds), The Elgar Companion to Innovation and Knowledge Creation, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, 2017, chapter 11, 165-181
  • Backes-Gellner, U., C. Böhringer, U. Cantner, D. Harhoff, I. Ott, M. Schnitzer, Report on Research, Innovation and Technological Performance in Germany 2017, Berlin, 2017
  • Breit, H., A.C. Bullinger-Hoffmann, U. Cantner (eds), Produktivität in der betrieblichen Praxis – Methodik, Dogmatik und Diskurs, Springer: Heidelberg, 2017
  • Cantner, U., S. Picard, Dienstleistungsproduktivität und -effizienz – Konzeptionelle Überlegungen zur Nutzung nicht-parametrischer Verfahren, in: Breit, H., A.C. Bullinger-Hoffmann, U. Cantner (eds), Produktivität in der betrieblichen Praxis – Methodik, Dogmatik und Diskurs, Springer: Heidelberg, 2017, 211-228
  • Backes-Gellner, U., C. Böhringer, U. Cantner, D. Harhoff, I. Ott, M. Schnitzer, Jahresgutachten zu Forschung, Innovation und technologischer Leistungsfähigkeit Deutschlands 2017, Berlin, 2017
  • Knudsen M., T. Tranekjer, U. Cantner, Open Innovation in an International Perspective: How to Organise for (Radical) Product Innovation, in Brems, A., E. Viardot (eds), Revolution of Innovation Management, Volume 2 Internationalization and Business Models, Heidelberg: Springer, 2017, 15-40
  • Cantner, U., S. Hinzmann, T. Wolf, The Coevolution of Innovative Ties, Proximity and Competences – Towards a Dynamic Approach of Innovation Cooperation, in: Glückler, J., Lazega, E., Hammer, I. (eds), Topographies and Topologies of Knowledge, Springer: Heidelberg, 2017, 337-372
  • Cantner U., M. Göthner, R.K. Silbereisen, Schumpeter’s Entrepreneur – a rare case?, Journal of Evolutionary Economics, 27(1), 2017, 187-214
Curriculum vitae Show content
  • 1980-1985
    University of Augsburg: Business Administration/Economics (degree: Dipl.oec.)
  • 1983-1984
    Wayne-State University, Detroit, MI, USA: Economics (degree: MA)
  • 1985-1990
    Assistant at the Chair of Professor Dr. Horst Hanusch, Department of Economics, University of Augsburg
  • 1990
    PhD at Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich, Professor Dr. Franz Gehrels, Institute for International Economics, topic: "Technischer Fortschritt, neue Güter und internationaler Handel" (Technical Progress, New Goods and International Trade) (degree: Dr.oec.publ.)
  • 1990-1996
    Assistant at the Chair of Professor Dr. Horst Hanusch, Department of Economics, University of Augsburg
  • 1996
    Habilitation in Economics, topic "Heterogenität und technologische Spillovers - Grundelemente einer ökonomischen Theorie des technologischen Fortschritts" (Heterogeneity and Technological Progress -basic elements of an economic theory of technological progress) (degree: Dr.rer.pol.habil.)
  • 1996-1997
    Assistant Professor at the Department of Economics, University of Augsburg
  • 1997-1998
    Temporary Professorship at the Department of Economics, University of Augsburg
  • 1998
    Guest Professor at Université du Toulon et du Var
  • 1998, 1999, 2000
    Guest Professor at Université de Rennes
  • 04/2000-11/2000
    Temporary Professorship at Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena
  • since 12/2000
    Professor of Economics, Chair for Microeconomics at Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena
  • since 07/2010
    Professor of Economics (II) at the University of Southern Denmark/Odense
  • 2013
    Guest Professor at the University of Turin
  • 2013
    Guest Professor at the Telecom Ecole de Management, Paris
  • 2012-2014
    President of the International Joseph A. Schumpeter Society
  • 2014
    Guest Professor at the Telecom Ecole de Management, Paris
  • since 10/2014
    Vice President for Young Researchers and Diversity Management of the Friedrich Schiller University Jena
  • 2015
    Guest Professor at the Université des Nice/Sophia Antipolis, Nice
  • 2015
    Guest Professor at the Telecom Ecole de Management, Paris
Scientific Appointments Show content
  • since 1997
    Member of the faculty of the European Summer School on Industrial Dynamics (ESSID)
  • since 1998
    General Editor of the International Joseph A. Schumpeter Society (ISS)
  • 1999-2000
    Member of the Jury of the Joseph A. Schumpeter Prize 2000
  • since 2001
    Editor of the Journal of Evolutionary Economics (JEE)
  • 2002
    Member of the Jury of the Joseph A. Schumpeter Prize 2002
  • since 2005
    Vice Chair of the Governing Board of the DIME EU-Network of Excellence
  • 2006-2008 Member of the Council of the ZEW Innovationpanel
  • since 7/2006
    Spokesman DFG-RTG 1411 "The Economics of Innovative Change"
  • since 10/2006
    Chairman of the Advisory Board of the Mannheim Innovationpanel of the ZEW (MIP)
  • since 12/2007
    Director Jena Graduate School "Human Behaviour in Social and Economic Change"
  • 2008-2009
    Chairman of the Evolutionary Economics Chapter of the German Economic Association
  • since 2012
    Chairman of the Scientific Advisory Board of the IWH in Halle/Saale
  • since 2010
    Chairman of the Scientific Advisory Board of the Mannheim Innovation Panel at the ZEW Mannheim
  • 2010
    Member of the Jury of the Joseph A. Schumpeter-Prize 2010
  • since 2010
    Member of the Editorial Advisory Board of the Journal of Economic Analysis (JEA)
  • 2012-2014
    President of the International Joseph A. Schumpeter Society
  • since 2015
    Member of the Expertenkommission Forschung und Innovation (EFI) at the Federal German Government
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