Current events

14.5.2018 - 22.6.2018 - Examination period

1.7.2018 - 31.8.2018 - Summer Holidays

17.9.2018 - 14.12.2018 - Classes in Fall Semester 2018/2019

More... »

Advanced search

New forms of governance in the world and in Europe in the context of Globalization

Related pages


We currently prepare an International Conference: New forms of governance in the world and in Europe in the context of Globalization, which will be held on November 4, 2009.




Preliminary Programme

PDF version »



9:00 – 13:30


9:30 – 12:00



Plenary sessionGlobal Imbalances and Current Economic Downturn

Josef Abrhám, Centre of European Studies, University of Economics, Prague, Director


Opening of the conferenceEva Cihelková, Head of the Research Plan of the FIR, University of Economics, Prague


AddressHubert Gehring, Resident Representative of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung in the Czech Republic and Slovakia
Shi Ying, Dean of the International Trade School, Shandong Economic University (China)


Recent Global Economic Crisis and its Impact on International Cach Flows and Trade
Robert Balik, Professor, Western Michigan University (USA)


The Role of Statistics in the Context of Global Crisis
Marie Bohatá, Deputy Director, Eurostat


Origins and Future Prospects of Global and European Imbalances
Jürgen Matthes, Department of International Economic Policy, Institut der deutschen Wirtschaft Köln (Germany)


Financial Crisis in the view of Corporate Governance
Josef Taušer, Research Plan of the FIR, University of Economics, Prague

12:00 – 13:30


13:30 – 15:30

Panel discussions


Economic Governance – Economic Policy of Advanced Countries in Context of Globalization
Does the current financial and economic crisis change the economic governance?


Good Governance – Modern Forms of Government, Changes of the Civil Society
Does the European public sphere exist?


Sustainable Development, Transparency and Ethics
Can business firms transform the social responsibility to a competitive advantage?


Balanced Development and International Regimes
What are the conditions for the realization of a balanced development?


Global Governance – the New World Order
What role play the international institutions in a globalized world?

15:30 – 16:00


16:00 – 17:00



Final plenary sessionNew Forms of Government and the Interdiciplinary Research.

Dana Steinmetzová, Research Plan of the FIR, University of Economics, Prague


Conclusions of the panel discussionsIngeborg Němcová, Head of the Panel I „Economic Governance in the Context of Globalization”
Vladimíra Dvořáková, Head of the Panel II „Good Governance – Modern Forms of Government”
Dana Zadražilová, Head of the Panel III „Sustainable Development, Transparency and Ethics”
Vladimír Jeníček, Head of the Panel IV „Balanced Development and International Regimes”
Zuzana Lehmannová, Head of the Panel V „Global Governance – the New World Order”


The Research Plan of the FIR in 2010-2012: Searching for the „New” within the New Governance and Connecting the Partial Interdicsiplinary Projects
Eva Cihelková, Research Plan of the FIR, University of Economics, Prague, Head

18:00 – 20:00

Final buffet reception for invited guests