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Poland: the great economic success in Europe



The Polish success (since it joined the EU fifteen years ago), can be summarized in the four numbers of its convergence towards the GDP per capita average of: 1) – The other nine countries which joined the EU in 2004: + 14%; 2) – The EU-28: + 22%; 3) – The EU-15: + 23%; and … Continue reading Poland: the great economic success in Europe

Article by Professor Jorge Sá: FEAR (TRUMP IN THE WHITE HOUSE)



The published book by Bob Woodward (one of Watergate’s journalists), regardless of his general interest, has some high moments. First: On 7/10/2016 the Washington Post released a recording in which Trump made derogatory comments about women about their sexual advances. The next day Trump’s “inner circle” met. Priebus announced that all donors were leaving the … Continue reading Article by Professor Jorge Sá: FEAR (TRUMP IN THE WHITE HOUSE)

Article by Professor Jorge Sá: The two forgetfulness of Economics



A little philosophy, said Bacon, inclines man to atheism; but depth in philosophy leads him to God. The same is true in economics. A little economics leads you to paradoxical conclusions and measures where the amendment is worse than the sonnet. Too much economics drives a man to common sense. And what is common sense? … Continue reading Article by Professor Jorge Sá: The two forgetfulness of Economics

Article by Professor Jorge Sá on Poland



Poland’s National Day was celebrated on May 3rd, commemorating the promulgation in 1791 of the first European constitution establishing a monarchy of democratic roots. Shortly thereafter Poland began its ordeal of successive sharing between the powerful Russian neighbors (later Soviet Union), Prussia (followed by Germany) and the Austro-Hungarian empire (until World War I). Polish resilience … Continue reading Article by Professor Jorge Sá on Poland

Conference at Enterprise Ireland in Dublin



Jorge Sá gave a conference on the 14th of June at Enterprise Ireland in Dublin to top managers of major Irish companies who are looking to begin or expand their exports to Iberia. Professor Sá’s conference was about the market overview, opportunities and business culture and in the afternoon he had one-to-one meetings with the Irish companies. The audience was … Continue reading Conference at Enterprise Ireland in Dublin

Conference at Católica School of Business & Economics



Jorge Sá gave a conference to the Alumni of Católica School of Business & Economics on the topic: “Nobels Thaler and Kahneman of behavioral economics: the revolution in economics and management” The conference was attended by more than 60 Alumni who are now top managers of major companies and were commemorating the alumni 35th anniversary. … Continue reading Conference at Católica School of Business & Economics