Open Economic Lectures

Posted on 2023-11-20

You are most welcome to participate in the series of Open Economic Lectures in the academic year 2023/2024 conducted in the online formula at the Faculty of Economics of the University of Gdansk.

This is already the seventh edition of the lectures, the previous editions have already been attended by more than 2,500 people, and have already been conducted by 40 lecturers.

The lectures of economic content and popular science nature are aimed at increasing the economic awareness of young Poles, as well as deepening knowledge of economic issues, including assistance in preparing for Olympiads and subject competitions.

The lectures can also provide valuable assistance to teachers and interesting material for young people.

The content of the lectures is consistent with the requirements of the curriculum of the subjects "Fundamentals of Entrepreneurship" and "Business and Management".

The lectures are held on selected Tuesdays from 17:30 to 19:00.

Subsequent lectures will be held every 2 weeks. The dates of the next lectures in the winter semester are: 24.10., 07 and 21.11., 05 and 19.12.2023 and 16.01.2024.

We encourage you strongly to participate!

The next lecture will be held on 21.11.2023.

The lecture entitled " The role of the state in the economy, or the economists' dispute over interventionism and protectionism " will be conducted by Ph.D. Grzegorz Pawłowski Moderator: Associate Professor Leszek Czerwonka

Freedom or equality? Uncertainty or security? Reason or emotion? What dilemmas do economists face? Government imperfections and market imperfections - how to overcome them? The market and demand-side schools of economics provide different answers to these questions. The lecture traces how interventionism is analysed on a macroeconomic scale and the impact of government involvement on business activity.

Information on participation in the Open Economic Lectures can also be obtained at the following email address:

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