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Tomáš Sedláček

Tomáš Sedláček

The Czech economist Tomáš Sedláček gained global fame with his recent book “The Economics of Good and Evil”. He served as economic advisor to the former Czech president Václav Havel and currently teaches economic history and theory at the University of Prague. He is the chief economist of ČSOB, one of the biggest banks in the Czech Republic.

Last updated on 12.03.2015
„We have fetishized economics.“
Tomáš Sedláček
„Even the most perfect system breaks down.“
Tomáš Sedláček
„The perfect society is an illusion.“
Tomáš Sedláček

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