March 15, 2019
one more jubilee! Professor Kolodko run his 50th marathon! This time a
difficult track, with many ascents, in Jerusalem. Thus, behind him is
already 1310 miles of marathons...
book "Economics and Politics. On the Theory of Grzegorz W. Kolodko" (in
Polish) has been published by Wydawnictwo Naukowe PWN". This is a
unique collective work, prepared under the direction of Professor
Elzbieta Maczynska, President of the Polish Economic Society, by
a group of 28 outstanding Polish economists. The book appears in
connection with the jubilee of Professor Kolodko.Contents of the book (in Polish)
the occasion of the jubilee of Professor Grzegorz W. Kolodko, the
quarterly "Acta Oeconomica", a prestigious scientific journal with
impact factor, has published a special edition (Vol. 69, Special Issue
1). In previous years, only three special editions were published
devoted to the scientific achievements of such eminent economists as
John von Neumann, Nicholas Kaldor and Janos Kornai. In the group of 18
distinguished authors of published articles is the Nobel Prize laureate
in economic sciences, Edmund S. Phelps.
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Palgrave Macmillan has
published the paperback edition of the new book by Professor
Grzegorz W. Kolodko entitled „Whither the World: The
Political Economy of the Future”. The work, released in two parts, Vol.
I and Vol.
II, is published also in Chinese, Russian,
Let’s mention that the pictures at the both volumes
covers are also made by Professor Kolodko.
Publishing House PWN has published a book edited by Grzegorz W. Kolodko
and Jacek Tomkiewicz entitled 'Strategy for Poland. A quarter of a
century later” (in Polish). This unique work, consisting of 472 pages,
was prepared by an eighteen-strong team of authors - theoreticians of
economics, finance and management as well as politicians and business
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September 3-5, 2019
Krynica-Zdroj is hosting the 29th Economic Forum.
This time, debates in which the TIGER director, Professor Grzegorz W.
Kolodko also takes part, are held under the slogan "Europe of Tomorrow.
‘Strong’ Meaning What?"
September 17-19, 2019
At the invitation of Professor Robert Wolcott, the director of TIGER Professor Grzegorz W. Kolodko participates in the TWIN Global 2019
meeting in Chicago. During the conference with the participation of
intellectuals, political leaders, entrepreneurs, managers and
innovators, the challenges faced by the global economy and civilization
October 7, 2019
the invitation of Professor Edmund Phelps, the Nobel laureate in the
economic sciences, Professor Grzegorz W. Kolodko takes part in a
conference on the subject of "Progressivism, Socialism, Nationalism".
The organizer of the conference, in which participates also the Nobel
Prize winner, Professor Joseph Stiglitz, is the Center on Capitalism
and Society of Columbia University in New York.
October 11-12, 2019
G. W. Kolodko has been invited to participate as a guest speaker in the
17th edition of the Rhodes Forum organized by The Dialogue of
Civilizations Research Institute on the Greek island of Rhodes. The
Economic Panel for this year is titled “Shared Economic Narratives”.
October 23-24, 2019
Due to outstanding research achievements the Academia Europaea
has to invited Professor Grzegorz W. Kolodko to became its member. In
this noble group he is the only Polish economist. The TIGER Director
receives the nomination and delivers a speech during the 31st Plenary Conference of the Academy, which takes place in Barcelona under the slogan "Building Bridges 2019".
November 7-8, 2019
Institute of Social Sciences in Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) is organizing
an international conference entitled "Rethinking Asian Capitalism and
Society in the 21st Century: A Comparative Overview on 30 Years of
Vietnam's Achievements under Doi Moi and Challenges Ahead". On this
occasion, Professor Grzegorz W. Kolodko was invited to give a special
lecture on the theory of post-socialist transformation and to share
with participants his own experience from managing transition to the
market economy in Poland.