Global Economy and Governance

The fifth edition of the international scientific conference entitled: Global Economy and Governance - Challenges in a Turbulent Era (GEG 2017), “Contemporary Economics for Sustainable Development and Prosperity” will take place on 23-24 October, 2017.

The local organizer of the conference is the Faculty of Management and Finance at the University of Finance and Management in Warsaw, Faculty of Business and International Relations at Vistula University and Faculty of Economic Sciences at Warsaw University of Life Sciences – SGGW.

The conference is also an event that celebrates the 10-th anniversary of Contemporary Economic – scientific quarterly journal.


The purpose of the conference is to establish a forum for the access to the latest theoretical and empirical knowledge on both contemporary economics and management (including administering and governance).

The conference is intended to gather researchers, scientists, and students from all over the world, offering them an opportunity to exchange experiences, new ideas, and the results of research on various aspects of economics and management (incl. administering and governance), and discuss the real problems as well as solutions they encounter. It also serves to facilitate communication between the researchers and practitioners working in various areas of science but having a common goal of improving economics, management (incl. administering and governance), trade, and finances. This year's subheading of the conference places particular emphasis on sustainable development and prosperity.


The conference programme focuses around the following subjects:

Development Economics

  • Economic Growth and Development
  • Urban, Rural and Regional Economics
  • Applied Business and Economics
  • Economic Modelling and Forecasting

Social Value and Governance

  • Environment and Social Responsibility
  • Building Human Capital
  • Governance and Transparency in Private and Public Sectors
  • Governance in Democratic and Responsible Society
  • Culture of Organization

Global Business and Trade

  • Business Management
  • Global Trade
  • International Investments
  • Financial Accounting and Reporting
  • Entrepreneurship

Day 1; 23.10.2017
  • 9:00-10:00 Registration, building „Aula Kryształowa”, SGGW
  • 10.00-10:30 Welcome
  • 10:30-12:30 Plenary session I with Keynote Speakers
    • Wojciech Charemza: Quasi ex-ante inflation forecast uncertainty
    • Chen-Min Hsu: Banking failure probability models for Asia financial crisis and Global Subprime mortgage crisis: A Comparison
    • Chien-Fu Jef Lin: Toward the New Digital Economy: The IOT Strategy of Taiwan
    • Dean Sinković: Microfinance paradigm - from boom to bust and where did it all go wrong
  • 12:30-13:30 Lunch
  • 13:30-15:00 Plenary session II with Keynote Speakers
    • Steven Rosefielde: EU Reform: Two speed or two Track?
    • Gerard Hofstede: Developing an International Perspective: How to be a World Citizen
    • Domingo Ribeiro Soriano: Influence of human capital factors on performance: Insights from a study in SMEs
  • 15.00-16.00 Meet the Editors
  • 19:00-22:00 Gala Dinner, building „Aula Kryształowa”, SGGW

Day 2; 24.10.2017
  • 10:00-12:00 Parallel sessions (building 6 or 7)
  • 12:00-12:30 Coffee break (building 6)
  • 12:30-14:30 Parallel sessions (building 6 or 7)
  • 14:30-15:30 Lunch (building 6)
  • 15:30-16:15 Summary and closing the Conference (building 7, room D-22)
  • Poster session, building 6, 24.10.2017 (ground floor)


Warsaw University of Life Sciences – SGGW

Faculty of Economic Sciences

166 Nowoursynowska Str.,

02-787 WARSAW


The conference will take place in:
23.10.2017 - building no. 9 (Aula Kryształowa)
24.10.2017 - building no. 6 and 7


The application Kampus SGGW (campus SGGW) - the map of buildings on the campus of Warsaw University of Life Sciences - SGGW.
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