Tomáš Sedláček


Tomáš Sedláček (born in 1975) is the Chief Macro-Economist of CSOB Bank, the largest Czech bank, lectures at Charles University, and is a member of the National Economic Council in Prague. He worked as an advisor to Vaclav Havel and is a regular columnist and popular radio and TV commentator. He earned his PhD degree with honors at Charles University, one of the oldest universities in the world, where he lectures on the Philosophy of Economics. He was named one of the "young guns" and one of the "five hot minds in economics" by the Yale Economic Review. In 2009 he published a book on philosophy, ethics and history of economic thought: "Economics of Good and Evil", which become a national bestseller, later adopted as theatre piece for sold-out performances at National Theatre in Prague. The book was translated into English and published by Oxford University Press in 2011.

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