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Happy Czech Day of Education!

7 April, 2021

Today we are joining Charles University to celebrate the Day of Education in the Czech Republic.

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People of CERGE-EI: Meet Our Alumni

31 March, 2021

Martin Čihák, one of CERGE-EI’s early PhD graduates, recollected his student memories with us and talked about his work for the International Monetary Fund.

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The CERGE-EI Second-Year RSJ Research Fellowship 2021 call for applications is now open!

30 March, 2021

Our second year students are welcome to submit their applications for CERGE-EI Second Year RSJ Research Fellowship 2021! The purpose of these fellowships sponsored by the RSJ Foundation is to facilitate the transition from coursework to dissertation research and increase the probability that students will successfully complete their studies at CERGE-EI in an expeditious manner.

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Watch the Conference "The Future of Education in the Czech Republic" with Jan Švejnar

25 March, 2021

The first 2021 episode of the three interactive virtual conferences Moonshot by Aspen CE took place last week, during which Jan Švejnar served as a guest speaker. The Future of Education in the Czech Republic, as this conference was titled, supplied examples of outstanding practices. The pandemic has deepened existing problems and intensified the need for rapid and far-reaching transformation, whose ability to succeed lies in the quality and modernization of educational systems for children and adults.

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Daniel Münich and Jan Švejnar: Keynote Guests of the "Investment and Investment Finance in the Czech Republic" Webinar

18 March, 2021

As part of an online webinar “Investment and Investment Finance in the Czech Republic”, organized by The Czech Banking Association and the European Investment Bank, Daniel Münich (Executive Director of IDEA Think-Tank) will lead a high-level panel on investment needs and priorities for the Czech Republic in times of COVID-19, digitalization and climate change. One of the speakers at the panel will also be Jan Švejnar, the co-founder of CERGE-EI.

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