Angela Jäger

Fraunhofer Institute for
Systems and Innovation Research ISI

Project Manager

Experience

Studied social sciences with the focus on methods of empirical social research, sociology, and Contemporary History and East Slavic studies at the University of Mannheim. Afterwards employment as a research assistant at the Mannheim Centre for European Social Research (MZES). Since 2006 researcher at the Competence Center Industrial and Service Innovations, since June 2015 in the Competence Center Policy - Industry - Innovation at the Fraunhofer Institute for Systems and Innovation Research ISI in Karlsruhe.

Work Focus

The main focus of her work is the coordination of the European Manufacturing Survey (EMS) and the empirical methods in social and economic research. Besides she is interested in social network analysis and program evaluation.

Publications (selection)

Mitteilungen aus der Erhebung Modernisierung der Produktion

Kroll, H.; Horvat, D.; Copani, G.; van de Velde, E.; Simons, M.; Jäger, A.; PourAbdollahian, G.; Wastyn, A.; Naumanen, M. (2017): Dynamising the Uptake of Advanced Manufacturing Technologies in European Industries. 8 Proposals for Policy Action. Insights from a Recent Project for the European Commission. Karlsruhe: Fraunhofer ISI.

Mattes, K.; Jäger, A.; Nabitz, L.; Hirzel, S.; Rohde, C.; Som, O. (2016): Benchmarking energy effiency in the German non-energy intensive industries. ECEEE Industrial Summer Study Proceedings 2016. Stockholm.

Ministerium für Wirtschaft, Wissenschaft und Digitale Gesellschaft (Hrsg.) (2016): Gute Entwicklung. Gute Aussichten. Thüringer Mittelstandsbericht. Erfurt: TMWWDG.

Jäger, A.; Moll, C.; Lerch, C. (2016): Analysis of the impact of robotic systems on employment in the European Union – Update. Final report. Luxembourg: European Commission, Directorate-General of Communications Networks, Content & Technology. Publications Office of the European Union.

Kinkel, S.; Djerdj, H.; Rieder, B.; Jäger, A. (2016): The effects of in-house manufacturing and outsourcing on companies' profits and productivity. 23rd International Annual EurOMA Conference, Trondheim, Volume: 23.

Kinkel, S.; Djerdj, H.; Rieder, B.; Jäger, A. (2016): Flexibility constraints of global value chains – the (re-)emergence of local value chains? 23rd International Annual EurOMA Conference. Trondheim, Volume: 23.

Beckert, B.; Buschak, D.; Hägele, M.; Jäger, A.; Moll, C.; Schmoch, U.; Wydra, S. (2016): Automatisierung und Robotik-Systeme (= Studien zum deutschen Innovationssystem Nr. 11-2016). Berlin: Expertenkommission Forschung und Innovation (EFI). 

Thüringer Ministerium für Wirtschaft, Wissenschaft und Digitale Gesellschaft (Hrsg.) (2015): Wachstumspotentiale im Thüringer Mittelstand. Gutachten im Auftrag des Thüringer Ministeriums für Wirtschaft, Wissenschaft und Digitale Gesellschaft. Erfurt: TMWWDG.

Kinkel, S.; Horvat, D.; Rieder, B.; Jäger, A. (2015): Wertschöpfung lohnt. Vorteile und Notwendigkeit lokaler Wertschöpfungsketten. Karlsruhe: Hochschule Karlsruhe - Technik und Wirtschaft, Fraunhofer ISI.

Jäger, A.; Moll, C.; Som, O.; Zanker, C.; Kinkel, S.; Lichtner, R. (2015): Analysis of the impact of robotic systems on employment in the European Union. Final report. Luxembourg: European Commission, Directorate-General of Communications Networks, Content & Technology. Publications Office of the European Union.

Lay, G.; Copani, G.; Jäger, A.; Biege, S. (2010): The relevance of service in European manufacturing industries, Journal of Service Management 21(5), 715-726.

Kirner, E.; Kinkel, S.; Jäger, A. (2009): Innovation paths and the innovation performance of low-technology firms – An empirical analysis of German industry, Research Policy 38, 447-458.