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Startujemy z nowym projektem podcastowym!

We launched a new podcast project!

Wolność w Remoncie joins forces with Radio Wnet, Igor Janke, Krzysztof Wojczal and Wojciech Siryk! QUALITY CONTENT is a collection of aspirational and upscale channels

Participate in Freedom Fights 2024!

Top international speakers will participate in this year’s panel discussions at Freedom Fights 2024 in Warsaw! Freedom Fights 2024 is not just an event –

[REPORT] STATE OF PLAY. POLAND-MACEDONIA

We present “State of Play” – a series of publications on Poland’s economic cooperation with countries outside the EU. Each publication will present the current

[STANCE] Let’s not penalize words!

Freedom of speech in the EU is under threat again. The European Parliament has voted on a European Commission proposal to recognize hate speech and

[REPORT] STATE OF PLAY. POLAND–MOLODOVA

We present “State of Play” – a series of publications on Poland’s economic cooperation with countries outside the EU. Each publication will present the current

The Sly Santa Claus Report 2023

Children believe in Santa Claus, then find out that no such person exists and that their parents bought presents under the Christmas tree. However, The

The Black Book of public expenditure

There are few issues on which, at least in theory, there should be general agreement across divisions. Certainly among them is the belief that money

[REPORT] The total tax burden

Sound tax law is based on respect for the principles of economic freedom. It must be stable enough for the taxpayer to predict the tax

THE UKRAINIAN MONITOR NO. 3

As part of the implementation of the Ukraine Reconstruction Service, a new project of WEI’s Center for Strategic Studies, we are monitoring the economic and

THE UKRAINIAN MONITOR NO. 2

As part of implementing the Ukraine Reconstruction Service, a new project of WEI’s Center for Strategic Studies, we are monitoring the economic and social situation

The Ukrainian Monitor No. 1

As part of the implementation of the Ukraine Reconstruction Service, a new project of WEI’s Center for Strategic Studies, we are monitoring the economic and

[REPORT] STATE OF PLAY. POLAND-GEORGIA

We present “State of Play” – a new series of publications on Poland’s economic cooperation with countries outside the EU. Each publication will present the

[REPORT] The poorest will pay

Starting in 2029, the European CO2 emissions trading scheme is to cover residential heating and private transportation apart from industry. The Warsaw Enterprise Institute, in

Wealth of Nations Index. Edition 2023

This year’s (i.e., third) edition of the Index of the Wealth of Nations, like the previous one, covers all OECD and European Union countries. This

[REPORT] State of Play. Armenia–Poland

We present “State of Play” – a new series of publications on Poland’s economic cooperation with countries outside the EU. Each publication will present the

The Sly Santa Claus Report 2022

We don’t know where Santa Claus gets his gift money from. We know though, where the money for gifts to voters comes from for the

[REPORT] Common defense for Poland

Since the Russian annexation of Crimea and aggression against Ukraine in 2014, we have seen a definite deterioration of the security environment in Poland’s immediate

[REPORT] Stop poverty!

Addressing poverty issue needs no justification. Every hungry child and every pensioner who can’t afford medicine is a scandal. All good ideas for solving this

Emerging stronger from the pandemic

The conclusions Europe draws from the COVID-19 pandemic may be much more far-reaching than its immediate effects. Never in the history of Europe has the

Summary – Opening Balance Report

We present the seventh report in the Warsaw Enterprise Institute’s series “Opening Balance”, in which we diagnose Poland’s economic development in comparison with other European

Plough and oatmeal

Robert Gwiazdowski writes in his column for the Interia Biznes portal: The government can collect taxes, which I keep writing about here, because the economy

SUMMARY – THE NEW DEAL IN GLOBAL FINANCE

The financial system has experienced a period of revolutionary change for the past decade or so, largely due to emerging technological innovations. These changes were

Fair VAT – WEI and ZPP debate

Warsaw Enterprise Institute in cooperation with the Association of Entrepreneurs and Employers organized a conference entitled “Fair VAT – a profit for all.” “The event

What does Kisiel say about this?

On the 30th anniversary of the death of the greatest non-conformist of the People’s Republic of Poland and apostle of common sense Stefan Kisielewski, we

Summary – What regulations for cybersecurity?

Cybersecurity requires well-thought-out regulation that avoids attempts to centrally control technology development and fetishize procedures in the form of a security theater. Significant investment in

SUMMARY – Incomplete strategy

The government has announced the Demographic Strategy 2040, which is supposed to be an answer to the problem of the aging society and declining fertility

Easy with Social Europe!

#StanowiskoWEI – English version The European Union is pushing for the enforcement of the European Pillar of Social Rights with increasing force. This document lists

The Wealth of Nations Index

Some economists claim: “The Gross Domestic Product that sums up the value of goods and services produced in a given country in a given year”.

Summary – Social virus

The COVID-19 epidemic led to the most severe global crisis in decades and to an unprecedented social unrest. At the same time, it accelerated our

Health Care Collapse – Summary

The pandemic-related collapse of the Polish healthcare system resulting in one of the highest excess death rates compared to other countries in Europe – this

Statism: report synthesis

Why now about statism? “There is no better organism than the state for organising economic life”, said Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki during of the congresses.