The New Pragmatism is spreading ever wider. Yet one more monograph devoted to the economic theory of
has appeared. This time, the Scientific Publisher PWN has published a collective work entitled
(in Polish). The scientific editor of the work – in which next to the
leading Polish economists write such distinguished authors as James K.
Galbraith, Alexander Nekipelov and Satoshi Mizobata – is Professor
publishing by Professor Grzegorz W. Kolodko on the world challenges,
globalization, transformation and the future of the world, issued by
the Publishing House Proszynski & S-ka, exceeded the circulation of
100,000! The record goes to “Wedrujacy swiat” (English edition, “Truth, Errors and Lies: Economics and Politics in a Volatile World
which sold just in the Polish language over 60,000 copies; it was
published also in ten other languages. On this special occasion, a
meeting took place at the Warsaw EMPiK Nowy Świat, where the author was
awarded the IKAR statuette.
September 2017 – June 2018Harvard University
is the best
scientific institution in the world. Within this American university
operates Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies which conducts
research on various aspects of contemporary Europe. Dr Jacek Tomkiewicz
, Research Director at TIGER, realizes at CES research project on dynamics and structure of incomes in the EU.
July - August 2018
Małgorzata Runiewicz-Wardyn conducts research as a visiting scholar at
the Stanford University, Institute of the Research in Social Sciences.
The two-years lasting project is sponsored by the Polish National
Science Center, program OPUS. The research project aims to explore
social networks and social capital formation in the biotechnology
October 25, 2018, 10:30 a.m.,
China will change the world?" - A conference with a participation of
ambassadors, experts and entrepreneurs. Chinese economic success has
deeply transformed our way of thinking about development economics,
role of the state in the economy, or about threats and opportunities
associated with globalization. In recent decades, the importance of
China has increased significantly. Along with that, new questions and
doubts arise. Is China doomed to a crisis? To what extent will the
economic confrontation between China and the US influence international
economic relations? Is B&R a real opportunity for polish
entrepreneurs? These topics (and many others) will be discussed by our
distinguished guests during three discussion panels: panel of
ambassadors, panel of experts and panel of entrepreneurs. We invite you
to participate and join the discussion!
June 16-17, 2018
of TIGER again visits Beijing. This time he contributes a keynote speech
on “Inclusive Globalization” to The Third Annual China Global Think
Tank Innovation Forum. The
Forum is organized by the Center for China and Globalization, CCG.
Professor Kolodko is an International Advisor of the CCG.
May 29, 2018, 6:00 p.m.
100 000 Plus" – a special event on the occasion of exceeding the
circulation of 100,000 copies of Professor Kolodko’s books published by
the Proszynski Publishing House. His newest book, "Will China Save the
World?", will be signed. The meeting, which takes place in the EMPiK
salon at Nowy Swiat in Warsaw, is moderated by Jacek Zakowski.
May 20, 2018, 2:00 p.m.
Grzegorz W. Kolodko signs his latest book called "Will China Save the
World?" at the Warsaw Book Fair held at the PGE National Stadium. At
the stand of Proszynski Publishing House you can get a personal
dedication in other books of the author too. Welcome!
May 18, 2018, 9:00 a.m.
the XXVIII International Likhachov Conference on "Global World:
Systemic Changes, Challenges and Profiles of the Future" held in St.
Petersburg, Professor G. W. Kołodko
presents paper entitled "Capitalism and Socialism: the Convergence
Theory Revisited." The meeting is organized by the Petersburg
University of Humanities and Social Sciences.
May 2-5, 2018
Grzegorz W. Kolodko delivers a series of lectures on “The Leadership at
the Era of Transformation of Globalization” for the post-graduate
international students at Beijing Normal University, BNU. The Director
of TIGER holds the position of Distinguished Professor of Emerging
Markets Institute at the BNU.
April 17, 2018, 10:00 a.m.
At the University of Lodz Science Festival held at the Faculty of Economics and Sociology, professors Grzegorz W. Kolodko
and Andrzej K. Kozminski discuss the subject of "New pragmatism versus
new nationalism". This is also the title of their joint book published
recently by Proszynski Publishing House.
April 16, 2018, 10:00 a.m.
TIGER’s Director, Professor G. W. Kolodko
gives a lecture on “Euro and the Poland’s Case” at the inaugurating
session at the conference organized by the Finance Institute of the
VISTULA Finance and Banking University in Warsaw.
April 3, 2018
the presence of 1200 participants of the Moscow Economic Forum,
Professor Alexander M. Sergeev, President of the Russian Academy of
Sciences, handed Professor Grzegorz W. Kolodko distinction of the
Foreign Member of the Russian Academy of Sciences.
April 3, 2018, 9:00
At the annual Moscow Economic Forum, held at the Lomonosov University, Professor G. W. Kolodko
participates in inaugurating the debate plenary session with the speech
on the future course of globalization. The TIGER Director is a Foreign
Member of the Russian Academy of Sciences and during the stay in Moscow
the RAS President will present him a special diploma.
March 24, 2018, 5:00 p.m.
Grzegorz W. Kolodko presents a lecture on „Poland, Europe and the World
– After the Crisis or Before the Next One?” for the members of the
Polish City Club Paris. The event (for registered participants only)
takes place at the Station of Polish Academy of Sciences in Paris. .
February 28, 2018, 11:30 a.m.
Economics and Politics of Belt and Road Initiative: A Case of 16+1
Initiative”, such is the title of the introductory lecture presented by
Professor G. W. Kolodko at the international conference on “Sustainable
economic development, stability and security in Central Asia amidst
geopolitical and geoeconomic change” held at the Corvinus University in
January 19, 2018, 10:30 a.m.
During his stay in Budapest, Professor Grzegorz W. Kołodko
gives a lecture on "The New Pragmatism: Economics and Economic Policy
for the Future" at the Corvinus University. It is worth mentioning that
a few years ago his book entitled "Megatrendek" was published in
January 18, 2018, 2:00 p.m.
G. W. Kolodko has been invited to take a part in the international
conference on “Comparative Economics and Economic Systems – the impact
of Janos Kornai thoughts” dedicated to the 90th birthday of Janos
Kornai, a great scholar and world renowned economist. We congratulate
him warmly! The TIGER Director presents a paper on “Socialism or
Capitalism? Tertium Datur”. Venue: Corvinus University of Budapest,
Fovam Sq. 8 III Auditorium.
With Professor Janos Kornai (May 2005)
January 17, 2018, 11:00 a.m.
Professor Grzegorz W. Kolodko
begins his this year's global scientific activity with a special
seminar for an international group of doctoral students of the Corvinus
University in Budapest. The title of the seminar is "Globalization,
Crisis and What Next?".
We’ve published at our page the 26th Kozminski University & TIGER Distinguished Lecture presented by Professor Biliang Hu: “The
Belt and Road Initiative and the Transformation of Globalisation”.