Andrzej Nowosad


  • The coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 and its impact on the world

    The large scale of the COVID-19 pandemic is causing unprecedented human and economic costs throughout the world. ...

  • Economic Transformation in Poland and Ukraine National and Regional Perspectives

    Book Description When Poland and Ukraine introduced their political, social, and economic system reforms at the beginning of the 1990s, both economies were at a similar level of economic development, (GDP $9,500 per capita). However, in 2018, Ukrainian GDP per capita had remained at the same levels since 1991, while in Poland, it had increased significantly, to more than $27,000 per capita. This book assesses the reasons for ...

  • Andrzej Nowosad, Rafał Wisła (ed.), (2016), Diversity of development in contemporaneous Europe, Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Jagiellońskiego, Kraków 2016.

    The book "Diversification of the development of contemporary Europe" is the result of political and economic research on the changes taking place in contemporary Europe, understood very broadly – from Turkey to the Caucasus. It presents the characteristics of the political and economic system of 44 countries. It indicates the scale of political and economic freedoms, the diversity of economic development, the labor market an ...

  • THE GRAVITY EFFECT AND ITS IMPACT ON LABOR PRODUCTIVITY IN BALKAN ECONOMIES, 2015, "GOSPODARKA NARODOWA" nr 2 (276)/2015, Rok LXXXV/XXVI, marzec–kwiecień, pp. 15–53.

    The authors explore what they define as gravity effect and its impact on regional dispari‑ ties in labor productivity in 11 Balkan countries from 2000 to 2013. The gravity effect, which is a reference to Newton’s gravity law, is based on the assump‑ tion that regions have some economic influence on one another. The strength of these relationships is proportional to the size of the regional economies and inversely propor ...