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Professor Kolodko’s book „Truth, Errors, and Lies: Politics and Economics in a Volatile World”, which has been nominated for the Michael Harrington Award for outstanding book that demonstrates how scholarship can be used in the struggle for a better world, is now published in paperback edition (http://www.amazon.com/Truth-Errors-Lies-Politics-Economics). It’s also available as e-book (http://www.amazon.com/Truth-Errors-Lies-Economics-ebook).
January – June, 2013
Springer will published a book by Dr. Małgorzata Runiewicz-Wardyn on „Knowledge Flows, Technological Change and Regional Growth in European Union " in its series of "Contributions to Economics". The book provides conceptual and empirical insights into the complex relationship between knowledge flows and regional growth in the EU. The author critically scrutinizes and enhances the Regional Innovation System approach, discussing innovation as a technological, institutional and evolutionary process. The book closes with an investigation of the role of technological change and knowledge spillovers in the dynamic growth and “catching-up” of EU regions. For further information on the book see http://www.springer.com/...
October 10-11, 2013
On the occasion of the 20-years of Kozminski University a special international conference on „Management and Economic Policy for Development” takes place. In the event, coordinated by Professor G. W. Kolodko, the TIGER Director, participates a group of distinguished scholars form Poland and abroad, including the Nobel Prize Winner, Professor Edmund S. Phelps from Columbia University.
June 17-18, 2013,
June 16, 2013, 12:45 p.m.
May 31, 2-13, 7:00 p.m.
May 13-17, 2013
Within the program of faculty exchange, Dr Jacek Tomkiewicz visits Universitatea Babes-Bolyai in Cluj in Romania to deliver series of lectures on contemporary economic policy.
May 15, 2013, 16:00
„Whither the World. Political Economy of the Future” – such is the title of the Kozminski Interdisciplinary Seminar. The debate – in which Professor Grzegorz W. Kolodko, the author of the book under the same title takes a part – is moderated by Professor Andrzej K. Kozminski, the President of Kozminski University, and is attended by Professor Michal Kleiber, the President of the Polish Academy of Sciences, PAN, and Chairman of the Forecast Committee Poland 2000 Plus of PAN, Professor Marian Gorynia, the Rector of Poznan University of Economonics and Professor Leszek Kubicki, former Minister of Justice.
May 9, 2013, 4:00 p.m.
Professor Roman Sobiecki, the Dean of College of Business Administration at the Warsaw School of Economics (SGH) invites for the public lecture on “Whither the World and Poland” by Professor Grzegorz W. Kolodko. The meeting (in Polish) takes place at aula I of Building C of the SGH, at the corner of Niepodleglosci Avenue and Madalinskiego Street. You are welcome to join the debate!
May 8, 2013, 1:00 p.m.
At open for the public session of the Scientific Council of the Polish Economic Association (RN PTE) Professor Grzegorz W. Kolodko presents lecture called the same as his recent book is entitled: “Whither the World. Political Economy of the Future”. The debate (in Polish), moderated by the RN PTE President, Professor Boguslaw Fiedor, takes place at the premises of the Warsaw Economists House at 49, Nowy Swiat Street.
April 21, 2013
VICTORIA! Orlen Warsaw Marathon mastered! Professor G. W. Kolodko has completed his 39th marathon. This time in five hours he ran a beautiful route of 26,2 miles from Warsaw’s National Stadium to Wilanow and Konstancin, then Ursynow and Mokotow, and via Downtown back to the National Stadium. After all this was the National Running Day. Great party! The TIGER Director was crossing the finish line with the wonderful company of his two daughters, Julia and Gabi, and the latter little dog, Vegas, which earlier have bravely run the distance of 10 kilometers. This marathon is also Professor Kolodko’s respond for the barbaric attack on the Boston Marathon earlier in the week…
At the invitation of Mr. Jerzy Wenderlich, Deputy Speaker of the Polish Parliament, Sejm, takes place a debate to which the TIGER Director, Professor Grzegorz W. Kolodko, delivers a speech on “Whither the World, Whither Poland?” (in Polish). The event occurs in Sejm, building G, room 12, and is open for the public after registration prior to the meeting at the address firstname.lastname@example.org.
April 17, 2013, 1:00 p.m., Aula
His Excellency Robin Barnett, Ambassador of Great Britain in Poland, pays a visit to our university and speaks on "An Outward Looking Europe for the 21st Century". The meeting is chaired by the TIGER Director, Professor Grzegorz W. Kolodko
April 17, 2013, 16:00, room B5 The Transformation, Integration and Globalization Economic Research Center (TIGER) invites for its hundredth seminar! The discussion will be preceded by the lecture on "The role knowledge flows and technological change in economic growth of EU regions" given by Dr. Małgorzata Runiewicz-Wardyn, Assistant Professor at Kozminski University in Warsaw.
April 4, 2013, 16:00
„Whither the World. Political Economy of the Future” – same as the title of the recent book by Professor Grzegorz W. Kolodko is the topic of debate hosted by the Polish Economic Association within the framework of cycle “Thursdays at the Economists”. The debate is led by Professor Elzbieta Maczynska, the President of PEA, and Professor Ryszard Michalski, Director of Institute for Market, Consumption and Business Cycles Research, delivers his comments. You are WELCOME to join the event! It’s yet another occasion to get the author autograph.
March 22 2013, 12:15 p.m.
In the Conference Center of the Polish Academy of Sciences, PAN, a conference of the Committee “Poland 2000 Plus” of PAN on “The Long-term Global Threats: Economic, Social, and Political” takes place. Professor Grzegorz W. Kolodko participates in session entitled by the organizes in the same way as his recent book (in Polish): “Whither the World: Political Economy of the Future”.
The International Economic Forum takes place in
Moscow on March 20th-21st. Professor
G. W. Kolodko
presents his view at the panel on "The Crisis of the Market
Fundamentalism in the World and Russia: The Birth of New Trends”, which
is attended also by professor Immanuel Wallerstein from Yale
University. The event occurs at Lomonosov University. Here
you can read several research papers published by Professor
Kolodko in the Russia language.
Marzec 20, 2013, godz. 16:00, sala B6
March 6, 2013,
February 25, 2013
Professor Grzegorz W. Kolodko has been invited as a judge to the jury conferring the European Business Award for outstanding achievements in business innovations (). The session of the jury with the participation of the TIGER Director occurs in Dusseldorf.
Febuary 20th, 2013, 15:30, room B6
TIGER Center kindly invites to attend the seminar on “Changing Income Structure and Financial Crisis”. Introductory lecture will be provided by Dr Jacek Tomkiewicz, Research Director at TIGER, discussion will be started by comments by Dr Anna Czarczyńska from European Affairs Department at Kozminski University.
January 30th, 2013
Daily Rzeczpospolita has publishd prof. Kolodko article ("Strategy for Poland 2013-2025").
January 24th, 2013
It is time to complete research project "World and Europe in 2030" which is realized by international consortium of research centers – TIGER is one of them. At the University Foundation in Brussels takes place final conference to present research results of the project. TIGER is represented by prof. Grzegorz W. Kolodko and dr Jacek Tomkiewicz.
January 16, 2013, 16:00, room B5
Slawomir Lopalewski, CEO of Nordea Poland Life Insurance Company SA, will deliver a lecture on "The New Normal: management of insurance business in the post-crisis market situation".