SPECIAL JUBILEE SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCE
"IN QUEST OF A BETTER WORLD: ECONOMICS AND POLITICS"

January 28th, 2019, Monday
- WORLD DAY

09:30 – 10:00
Registration and welcome coffee
Opening of the exhibition: TIGER with a Human Face

10:00 – 10:15
Opening speech by Professor Andrzej K. Kozminski, Corresponding Member of the Polish Academy of Sciences, and President of Kozminski University

10:15 – 11:00
Session I:   Special publications presentation

Moderator: Professor Andrzej K. Kozminski

Peter Mihalyi
, Professor at the Department of Macroeconomics of Corvinus University, Visiting Professor at the Department of Economics and Business of Central European University in Budapest, Hungary, Editor in Chief of Acta Oeconomica, presentation of the Special Issue: Grzegorz W. Kolodko turns 70 (the publication will be available for the interested participants of the conference)

Ruslan Grinberg
, Corresponding Member of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Scientific Director of the Institute of Economics, Moscow, Russia, and Editor in Chief of Мир перемен (The World of Changes), presentation of the special article: Is a Humane Economy Possible? Lessons from Grzegorz Kolodko for the World and Russia, published in Russian

Biliang Hu
, Executive Dean of the Belt and Road Institute and Director of the Emerging Markets Institute at Beijing Normal University, China, presentation of the special paper: G. W. Kolodko’s Political Economy of Globalization, published in Chinese in 经济观点 (Economic Perspectives)

Valeriy Heyets
, Member of the National Academy of Sciences, Director of the Institute of Economics and Forecasting, Kiev, Ukraine, and Editor in Chief of Економіка України (Economics of Ukraine), presentation of the special article: A New Pragmatism as an Instrument of Inclusive Globalization (on the occasion of the 70-th jubilee of Professor Grzegorz W. Kolodko), published in Ukrainian

11:00 – 12:00
Session II:   Keynote speech

Professor Justin Yifu Lin
, Director of the Institute of New Structural Economics and Honorary Dean of the National School of Development, Peking University, former Senior Vice President and Chief Economist of the World Bank: Washington Consensus Revisited: A New Structural Economics Perspective

12:00 – 12:15
Coffee break

12:15 – 13:30
Session III:   Towards a Good Economy: Inclusive Institutions and the New Pragmatism

Moderator: Professor Lukasz Hardt, Faculty of Economic Sciences, University of Warsaw, and Member of the Monetary Policy Council, National Bank of Poland

Edmund S. Phelps
, The 2006 Nobel Laureate in Economics, Director of the Center on Capitalism and Society, Columbia University, New York, USA: A Vital People: A Necessity for a Good Economy

James K. Galbraith
, Lloyd M. Bentsen Jr. Chair in Government/Business Relations at the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs, University of Texas at Austin, USA: The Pragmatism of John Kenneth Galbraith

Paul Hare
, Emeritus Professor of Economics at Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, UK: Growth and Development – Catching Up

Marcin Piatkowski
, Senior Economist at the World Bank, and Associate Professor at the Transformation, Integration and Globalization Economic Research, TIGER, Kozminski University: Towards a New Institutional Theory of Economic Development 

13:30 – 14:15
Networking lunch

14:15 – 15:30
Session IV:   Economic System, Monetary Policy and Stabilization

Moderator: Professor David Q. Pan, Executive Dean of Schwarzman College, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China

Saul Estrin
, Professor of Management Economics and Strategy at the Department of Management, London School of Economics, UK: State Capitalism, Economic Systems and the Performance of State Owned Firms

Vito Tanzi
, Professor of Economics, Honorary President of the International Institute of Public Finance, and Former Director of the Fiscal Affairs Department at the International Monetary Fund, Washington, D.C., USA: The Limits of Stabilization Policies

Daniel Daianu
, Professor of Economics at the National School of Political and Administrative Studies (SNSPA), Bucharest, and Member of the Board, National Bank of Romania: Revisiting Euro Area Accession Terms: Fiscal Rectitude Is Not Sufficient!

Bruno Dallago
, Professor at the Department of Economics and Management, University of Trento, Italy, Research Visiting Professor, Corvinus University of Budapest, Department of Comparative Economics: Comparative Economics, Globalisation and the Eurozone. In Quest for a New Eurozone Paradigm

15:30 – 15:45
Coffee break

15:45 – 17:00
Session V:   The Chinese Conundrum

Moderator: Professor Robert Rzadca, Deputy Rector of Kozminski University

Gang Fan
, Professor of Economics at the HSBC Business School, Peking University, and Director of National Economic Research Institute, Beijing, China: Institutional Reform and Economic Growth of China: 40-Year Progress toward Marketization

Gerard Roland
, E. Morris Cox Professor of Economics and Political Science at the Economic Department, University of California, Berkeley, CEPR and NBER, USA: Coexisting with China in the 21stCentury

Mario D. Nuti
, Emeritus Professor, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy: The Chinese Alternative

Andrii Grytsenko
, Corresponding Member of the National Academy of Sciences, Deputy Director of the Institute for Economics and Forecasting, Kiev, Ukraine: “Tertium Datur” by Grzegorz W. Kolodko

Kazimierz Z. Poznanski
, Retired Professor, University of Washington, Seattle, USA: Confucian Economics as the Alternative to Extreme Liberalism 

In sessions II, III, IV and V we reserve a quarter of an hour for questions and answers.

17:15 – 17:30
Reflections by Professor Grzegorz W. Kolodko

17:30
Late afternoon tea

19:00 – 22:00
Jubilee banquet
(by invitation)

Rejestracja jest otwarta do 20.01. Po tym terminie prosimy o kontakt na konferencje@kozminski.edu.pl