Whither the World: The Political Economy of the Future

Volume 1

  • Grzegorz W. Kolodko

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Why Economists Err So Often

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
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      Pages 43-59
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      Pages 60-81
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      Pages 82-118
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      Pages 119-157
  3. Threats and Opportunities — Which Prevail?

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 159-159
    2. Grzegorz W. Kolodko
      Pages 161-188
    3. Grzegorz W. Kolodko
      Pages 189-210
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 211-223

About this book


The study deals with challenging questions of long-term future of global economy and the mankind. Focusing not only on what happens in the economic sphere but also on cultural, social, political, demographic, technological, and ecological processes. It employs a holistic approach to answer fundamental questions about the course of the future.


Economy Culture Politics Future Growth Development World Globalization Environment Security Conflicts Technology Population Migration Institutions Strategy Economic Policy International Relations New Pragmatism demography economics Global economy globalization political economy

Authors and affiliations

  • Grzegorz W. Kolodko
    • 1
  1. 1.Kozminski UniversityPoland

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