International scientific conference

e t e r 2014  


 November 13-14th, 2014 

   Bratislava, Slovakia

under the auspices of the Governor of the National  Bank of Slovakia 

Assoc. Prof. Jozef Makúch, PhD.,


Rector of the University of Economics in Bratislava

Dr. h. c. Prof. Rudolf Sivák, PhD.,  

Main objective:

Confrontation of theoretical approaches and knowledge in the context of current problems of economic realities of the current economic development.

Topics of the conference: 

  • The relevance of institutional theory for the current period of development of Slovak and European economy,
  • Comparison of the elements of the knowledge-based economy in Slovakia and the EU,
  • Contradictions formation of human capital in the knowledge-based economy, 
  • Analysis ofthe mainheterodoxapproaches to the economic theory,
  • Trends in economic systems in the new economic reality,
  • Development of international migration in the context of globalization processes,
  • The impacts of the financial and debt crisis in the EU countries, 
  • Alternative approaches to measuring economic performance.

Key-note speakers:

  • Assoc. Prof. Jozef Makúch, PhD., Governor of the National Bank of Slovakia,
  • Dr. h. c. Prof. Rudolf Sivák, PhD., Rector of the University of Economics in Bratislava,
  • Dr. h. c. Prof. Václav Klaus, CSc., Ex-president of the Czech Republic,
  • Ingrid Brocková, PhD., Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the Slovak Republic to the OECD
  • Livia Klausová, Her Excellency, Czech Republic Ambassador to the Slovak Republic,
  • Assoc. Prof. Miroslav Ševčík, CSc., Dean of the Faculty of Economics, the University of Economics, Prague.

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