Public lecture by Prof. Jan Švejnar

Public lecture by Prof. Jan Švejnar

Interviews
  This Monday PJ in Limbo visited the University in Prague called Cerge-EI. A private University which specialises in applied economics courses. Cerge-EI is the home of IDEA - one of the leading and most influential think tanks in the republic which has some modest influence of the economic conversation within the Czech Republic, and a university which has such people as Joseph Stiglitz (the 2001 nobel prize winner for economics) on its Executive and Supervisory committee.  The project director of IDEA and the chairman of the Cerge-EI Executive and Supervisory committee is a man named Jan Švejnar. A man with a CV so long and intriguing I am still kicking myself for not asking certain questions whilst I'm writing now: with a Ph.D in Economics from Princeton University in 1979, as…
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