January 28-29, 2019
the auspices of Kozminski University, Comitee of Economics, Polish
Academy of Sciences and Polish Economic Society, we invite you to a
special, jubilee, international conference "In Quest of a Better World:
Economics and Politics"
First Day (28th January - World Day) - a
series of debates with the participation of eminent economists from a
dozen countries, co-authors of a special edition of the ACTA OECONOMICA
(Vol. 69, Special Issue 1) "Grzegorz W. Kolodko turns 70"). Discussion
will focus on the conditions and strategies for economic development,
the future fate of globalization, fiscal and monetary policy and
methodology of modern economics. Special attention will be paid to the
Chinese development model. Keynote speech will be delivered by prof.
Justin Yifu Lin, former Vice President for Development and Chief
Economist of the World Bank.Detailed program of the day
Day (29th January - Polish Day) - leading Polish economists, co-authors
of the book published by PWN Publishing House "Economics and politics.
Around the economic theory of Grzegorz W. Kolodko" (edited by prof.
Elżbieta Mączyńska) will discuss the most important challenges of
modern economics and politics, especially from the point of view of
opportunities and threats faced by European and Polish economy.Detailed program of the day
If you want to participate in the conference, please register here
January 25, 2019 12:10 p.m.
800 participants from Poland, Ukraine, EU countries and the USA –
representatives of governments, political life, diplomacy, business,
local governments, EU institutions, international organizations,
analytical centers and expert circles – take part in the 12th Europe-Ukraine Forum
held in Rzeszow. Among the participants is also Professor Grzegorz W.
Kolodko, who speaks at the plenary session called “Can we save the
economy from populism? Challenges for the region and entire continent”.
January, 23-24, 2019
As every year at this time in the Alpine resort of Davos, the World Economic Forum
takes place. There is no shortage of tensions in the global economy, so
the more interesting are going to be the debates in which the TIGER
Director, Professor Grzegorz W. Kolodko, participates. He speaks about
the Chinese challenges to the global economy.
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)
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.