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.

Research Areas

Esteem

Conference Activity

  • Advance HE Teaching & Learning Conference 2018
  • Moodle Moot Conference Edinburgh
  • SPACE AGM & Conference Mechelen
  • 20th SPACE AGM & Conference Tallinn
  • 15th EDiNEB Conference in Malaga
  • Developments in Economics Education (DEE) Conference
  • 15th EDiNEB Conference in Malaga

 

External Examining/Validations

  • Liverpool John Moor's University External Examiner
  • UCL External Examiner
  • Aston University periodic review of Maters’ Programmes
  • UCL Augmented Annual Monitoring
  • University of Sunderland External Examiner
  • The University of Hong Kong External Examiner
  • UCL External Examiner

 

Fellowships and Awards

  • Senior Fellow of Higher Education Academy
  • Outstanding Polish in Scotland (Science) by the Pangea International

 

Grant Reviewer

  • MRC Predictive inferences for clinical decision-making using multivariate meta-analysis through copulas

 

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

  • Scottish independence referendum: Experts examine the claims - BBC
  • Interview with Russian 5 News Channel on Scottish Independence
  • Interview for STV News on Scottish Independence

 

Reviewing

  • Principles of Economics textbook by Stevenson/Wolfers
  • Andrew Gillespie Foundations of Economics, Oxford University Press
  • Sloman, Essentials of Economics, 7th edition
  • Glenn Hubbard, Introductory Economics, Pearson
  • Economics by Daron Acemoglu, David Laibson and John List, Pearson
  • Macroeconomics: A European Perspective by Olivier Blanchard, Alessia Amighini and Francesco Giavazzi, Pearson
  • Enrico Colombatto for a student textbook entitled Economics for the Non-economist. Palgrave.
  • Business Economics by Andrew Gillespie, Oxford University Press
  • Begg “Foundations of Economics, 5th Edition”, McGraw Hill
  • Czech Sociological Review - Special Reviews: Behavioral Economics for Sociological Purposes

 

Date


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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 krone

Other
Jaworski, P. M. (2014)
The best currency for an independent Scotland would be Norway’s krone
No abstract available.

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.

Emerging market financial services development: the case of leasing in Poland and China

Journal Article
Jaworski, P. M., Sliwinski, A., & Gao, S. S. (2014)
Emerging market financial services development: the case of leasing in Poland and China. International Journal of Innovation and Learning, 15, 365-382. https://doi.org/10.1504/IJIL.2014.062473
The aim of this paper is to present Polish and Chinese developments in this area in the period of 1999–2009 for the former and 2005–2008 the latter and then to compare both ma...

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