Piotr Jaworski

Piotr Jaworski

Dr Piotr Jaworski SFHEA

Lecturer

Biography

Since April 2006 lecturing at the Edinburgh Napier Business School. Previously, since 2003 he has been lecturing in Britain: first at University College London and then at Birkbeck College.

Before this, since 1994, he worked in Poland at Warsaw School of Economics and in The School of Insurance and Banking. He was also involved in negotiations on Polish accession to the European Union serving as an adviser to minister of finance for eight years.

His PhD thesis on economics of pension systems was awarded with first prize for the best Polish thesis by the French BISE bank in 2004. In 2014 he was awarded Outstanding Polish in Scotland (Science) Award by the Pangea International.

Research Areas

Esteem

Conference Activity

  • Advance HE Teaching & Learning Conference 2018
  • Risks in Contemporary Business; Singidunum University in Belgrade
  • Moodle Moot Conference Edinburgh
  • SPACE AGM & Conference Mechelen
  • 20th SPACE AGM & Conference Tallinn
  • Developments in Economics Education (DEE) Conference
  • 15th EDiNEB Conference in Malaga

 

External Examining/Validations

  • Leeds International Study Centre External examiner
  • Liverpool John Moor's University External Examiner
  • UCL External Examiner
  • Aston University periodic review of Maters’ Programmes
  • University of Sunderland External Examiner
  • UCL Augmented Annual Monitoring
  • The University of Hong Kong External Examiner
  • International Business College Mitrovica in Kosovo
  • UCL External Examiner
  • Nottingham Trent University External Panel Member

 

Fellowships and Awards

  • Outstanding Polish in Scotland (Science) by the Pangea International

 

Grant Reviewer

  • MRC Predictive inferences for clinical decision-making using multivariate meta-analysis through copulas
  • START Programme: Foundation for Polish Science
  • Pomost Programme: Foundation for Polish Science
  • Kolumb Programme: Foundation for Polish Science
  • Economic & Social Research Council: Natural resources, Political and Economic Development'

 

Invited Speaker

  • Scottish Festival of Politics Panelist: Workers’ Rights in the 21st Century – do we need them?
  • Scottish Festival of Politics One of two panellists: Made in Dagenham – film screening?

 

Media Activity

  • Is Scottish Independence Push Worth the Pain Given COVID and Brexit Impact?
  • Nicola Sturgeon tipped to use 'Norway's krone' in an independent Scotland
  • Invited Interview: Expert says Scotland should use eco advantage in economic case for independence
  • Interview Philippa Nuttall Jones Why oil money is still essential to Scotland’s political future published in the New Statemen on 5 May 2021
  • Expert Opinion on Small Business: Edinburgh Evening News 22nd July 202
  • Interview with Russian 5 News Channel on Scottish Independence
  • Interview for STV News on Scottish Independence
  • Scottish independence referendum: Experts examine the claims - BBC
  • ABC Nyheter interview (Norway

 

Membership of Professional Body

  • Senior Fellow of Higher Education Academy
  • Fellow of The Higher Education Academy

 

Public/Community Engagement

  • Growth Opportunities for the Wealth Management Industry
  • Polish Insurance Market

 

Reviewing

  • National Science Centre SONATA programme review
  • Principles of Economics textbook by Stevenson/Wolfers
  • Andrew Gillespie Foundations of Economics, Oxford University Press
  • Glenn Hubbard, Introductory Economics, Pearson
  • Sloman, Essentials of Economics, 7th edition
  • Economics by Daron Acemoglu, David Laibson and John List, Pearson
  • Enrico Colombatto for a student textbook entitled Economics for the Non-economist. Palgrave.
  • Macroeconomics: A European Perspective by Olivier Blanchard, Alessia Amighini and Francesco Giavazzi, Pearson
  • Business Economics by Andrew Gillespie, Oxford University Press
  • Begg “Foundations of Economics, 5th Edition”, McGraw Hill
  • Begg “Foundations of Economics, 4th Edition”, McGraw Hill
  • Czech Sociological Review - Special Reviews: Behavioral Economics for Sociological Purposes
  • Reading and Understanding Economics by Kevin Boakes, Pearson
  • Development Economics: A Sustainability Approach, Oxford University Press
  • Sloman Principles of Economics Textbook Pearson on Prentice Hall

 

Date


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Scottish independence: could wind power Scotland back into the EU?

Other
Jaworski, P., & Crossan, K. (2021)
Scottish independence: could wind power Scotland back into the EU?. https://theconversation.com/scottish-independence-could-wind-power-scotland-back-into-the-eu-157985

Capitalism and colonial approach reborn? Chinese economic involvement in Africa

Journal Article
Jaworski, P. M., Lu, X., & Gertsch, D. (2020)
Capitalism and colonial approach reborn? Chinese economic involvement in Africa. Strategic Change, 29(6), 645-648. https://doi.org/10.1002/jsc.2371
Africa needs foreign investment for their economic development. Given the high risk of investing in Africa, it hampers many other potential investors from developed countries....

Multilevel Analysis of Entrepreneurial Activity: Exploring Individual-level Determinants and the Moderating Role of National Culture

Journal Article
Setti, Z., Osowska, R., & Jaworski, P. (2019)
Multilevel Analysis of Entrepreneurial Activity: Exploring Individual-level Determinants and the Moderating Role of National Culture. International Review of Entrepreneurship, 17(2), 213-230
In this paper, we argue that national culture is important for explaining variations in entrepreneurial activity across countries. We examine both direct and interaction (mode...

Market research on factors influencing women's preferences in investment decision making

Journal Article
Sharma, A., Douglas, T., & Jaworski, P. (2017)
Market research on factors influencing women's preferences in investment decision making. International Journal of Management and Applied Science, 3(8), 79-86
This study aims to gain knowledge on the factors that influence the investment decision making of women in Singapore. The research explores the fact that investment decision i...

Do not play with Uncertainty: The Case of the UK’s 2017 Snap Elections

Journal Article
Jaworski, P. (2017)
Do not play with Uncertainty: The Case of the UK’s 2017 Snap Elections. Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Diplomatist, 5(6), 12-13
No abstract available.

Specialisation or total excellence: a mini study of the UK and continental Europe marking scales.

Journal Article
Jaworski, P. (2017)
Specialisation or total excellence: a mini study of the UK and continental Europe marking scales. Edinburgh Napier University Teaching Fellows Journal,
No abstract available.

Hard Brexit Versus United Europe Stance

Journal Article
Jaworski, P. (2017)
Hard Brexit Versus United Europe Stance. Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Diplomatist, 5(5), 24-26

Brexit the verdict.

Journal Article
Jaworski, P. M. (2016)
Brexit the verdict. Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Diplomatist, 4(7),
The author is Editor of the special issue.

British Tata Steel Collapse What Happened?

Journal Article
Jaworski, P. M. (2016)
British Tata Steel Collapse What Happened?. Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Diplomatist, May 2016,
Any firm, large or small, must generate profit. The only difference between them is that the former can sustain the losses for longer. However, is a 2 billion pounds loss in f...

The best currency for an independent Scotland would be Norway’s kronor

Journal Article
Jaworski, P. M. (2014)
The best currency for an independent Scotland would be Norway’s kronor. New Statesman,
If Scotland votes for independence, it will create a completely different economic context for the two new countries that emerge.

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