Monthly Report No. 11/2015 - Special Issue in Memoriam Kazimierz Laski


Michael Landesmann, Kazimierz Laski, Jerzy Osiatynski, Leon Podkaminer, M. Riese and Herbert Walther

wiiw Monthly Report No. 11, November 2015
43 pages including 20 Figures

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  • Kazimierz Laski, 1921 – 2015 (by Michael Landesmann, Martin Riese and Herbert Walther; pp. 1-2)
  • Remembering Kazimierz Laski  (15 December 1921 – 20 October 2015) (by Jerzy Osiatynski; pp. 3-5)
  • Kalecki’s place in my career as an economist (by Kazimierz Laski; pp. 6-11)
  • Net private savings in relation to the government’s financial balance: some basic principles of macroeconomics disregarded by the European Union’s economic policy-makers (by Kazimierz Laski and Leon Podkaminer; pp. 12-18)
  • Recommended reading (p. 19)
  • Statistical Annex: Monthly and quarterly statistics for Central, East and Southeast Europe (pp. 20-41)


Keywords: macroeconomics, fiscal policy, macroeconomic balances

Countries covered: Austria, European Union, Poland

Research Areas: Macroeconomic Analysis and Policy