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[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

Argentina: A Bright New Perspective? 

On November 19, Argentineans went to the polls. They cast their vote to an outsider: Javier Milei. The recently elected president is a complete newcomer to

Grain of discontent: view from Ukraine

Igor Burakovsky, Head of the Board, Institute for Economic Research and Policy Consulting Stanislav Yukhymenko, Research Fellow, Institute for Economic Research and Policy Consulting  

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

Ukrainian political scene: a short guide

Ukraine is a close neighbor and strategic partner of Poland, the work and connection with which only intensified with the beginning of the full-scale invasion

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

How is inflation impoverishing Poles?

Report’s main findings The year 2023 marks two years since average price growth in the Polish economy began to accelerate significantly. The consumer price index

The exodus of Belarusian businesses

There are 4980 businesses with Belarusian capital registered in Poland as of the end of 2022, 1733 of them were registered during the last year. 

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

Who Holds America’s Future?

Mid-term elections are officially less than a month away in America. The results will determine how much of Biden’s remaining agenda can move forward. On

Goodbye to the Almighty Dollar?

The BRICS nations are currently working to develop a new international reserve currency, China and Russia have challenged the petrodollar, countries are diversifying their foreign

[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

How the West Can Win the Peace in Ukraine

This war started because the rules-based order failed and force prevailed. Only force and the will to use it will bring stability. Wars capture the

[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

Should Poland Build Refugee Camps?

The number of Ukrainians who are fleeing to other countries and who will become displaced will only continue to increase as the war wages on

Fit for Today

Russia’s attack on Ukraine creates a completely new environment and demands for the European Union’s energy policy. It is necessary to verify the Fit for

The Ukrainian vacuum

On the morning of 24.02.2022, what had been doubted the day before was confirmed. Russia, at the behest of President Vladimir Putin, has launched an

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

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