Professor Jerzy Osiatyński is a current Economic Affairs advisor to the President of the Republic of Poland, former Minister of Finance and Member of Polish Parliament. In 1964, he graduated from the Department of Foreign Trade at the School of Planning and Statistics in Warsaw (now the School of Economics). He is a professor at the Institute of Economic Sciences of the Polish Academy of Sciences and a member of the Polish Sociological Association and the scientific council of Polish Economic Society. He has delivered lectures at many universities, in the UK, Italy and Austria. He is the author of numerous books and publications; his main area of focus is the history of the theory of economics of the twenties century and public finance. In 1990, he received the title of Doctor Honoris Causa of the University of New York. In 1993, he was chosen as the best Minister of Finance in the Countries of Central and Eastern Europe. In the years 1995-2008, he was a consultant to the World Bank, UNDP and other international organizations and NGO organizations in the field of economic transformation, especially in the countries of Central and Eastern Europe and the CIS. Since 2007, he has been the member of the Committee of Economic Sciences, since 2009, a member of the NBP Economic Research Committee. From January to April 10th, 2010, he was a member of the National Development Council under the President of the Republic of Poland.
Discussion Panel with professor Jerzy Osiatyński, Wiktor Osiatyński and Jacek Żakowski, \"2013. Dirty thirteen. What is going on in here?\" will take place on 3rd August.