SGH’s contribution to GOETE

SGH will carry out the whole field work programme in Poland and will be responsible core partner in the individual and the institutional surveys (WP 4 and 5). Piotr Błędowski will be member of the steering committee.

Previous experience relevant to the tasks

SGH logoThe Institute took part in numerous international research programs. In 1992-94 it carried out an ACE/PHARE project “Self-employed and unemployed youth”, in 1994-95 an OVERSEAS DEVELOPEMENT AGENCY (ODA) project on “Unemployed Youth” and between 2004-05 it took part in the Thematic Study on Policy Measures for Disadvantaged Young People in Europe. Other projects include advisory work for Polish institutions, evaluation of EU research projects, membership in international scientific associations and committees of international organizations, editorial boards etc. Recent research has focussed on social situation of unemployed, reasons for unemployment in Poland, social policy towards elederly people and local social policy.

Team involved

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Piotr Błędowski

Ph.D., Professor in Economics.

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Izabela Buchowicz

Ph.D.Assistant Professor in Economics

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Joanna Felczak

Ph.D., lecturer in pedagogy and social rehabilitation. Scientific and research interests: social rehabilitation, criminology, relations between the penal policy and the structure of the penitentiary system.

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Karolina Majdzinska

PhD candidate in Economics. Main research fields: social economy (especially social cooperatives), social exclusion and labour market, refugees, demographic dividend


Institute of Social Economy, Warsaw School of Economics