Global trade and investments now and in perspective of 5 – 10 years. Is Europe to stay in the play unconditionally? Who are going to be the winners of globalzation? US, China or …? Can we avoid the designation of “winners” and “losers” from trade? Is it a zero-sum game or a win-win? Are we on the brinks of the trade war? What is the potential for devastating effects to the global economy?
Dismantling global order? Are we changing rules of the game? What cards are we playing? Are we just witnessing just a Trumpian chaos or a real paradigm change of global rule-based order? In the end may the frustration of perceived failure of liberal order lead to a catastrophic miscalculation?
Europe’s survival in the age of globalization. Will Europeans maintain their lifestyles and defend their values? Must Europeans look for new world leadership, new partners, or simply walk alone?
European unity. Is the euro be part of a future EU? Is the EU playing hard ball towards reversing Brexit, or is just protecting its own unity? New MFF in the search for European Value Added.
The new budget perspective: will it define the development of the union and its member countries?
Poland. What Poland can contribute to the shared future of Europe? Does Poland have a potential to influence the future of EU and to join EU leadership?
Digital transformation. Sharing economy, fintech, blockchain and behavioral changes in the world of Instant communication. How to stay innovative? Is it the main determinant of the constant growth and development? How far can we push technological barriers in economic growth?
Energy, Transport and Logistics. Global & regional challenges. Polish Central Transportation Port, Trans-European Energy and Transport Corridors. Chinese Belt and Road Initiative.
Does an era ends or starts? The British decision to leave EU may be trigging a lot of consequences. Do we imagine all of them? How European economies will evolve after Brexit conclusion
New Business Models. How to cope with more uncertainty which for humans is so hard to grasp. Do we need more robots and AI or meeting places to talk? Should state become more interventionist to protect or to expand? What incentives to bring to the management in view as a response to demographic and labor market changes?
Past vs. Future. What have we learned? Ten years after, what is the legacy of economic crisis in Europe? Is Polish economy more resilient now, then 10 years ago?
Sustainable growth. How to increase growth potential? How to increase investments? Do we need more savings or better investment climate? Can we afford to succumb to ‘reform fatigue’ and postpone key structural reforms?