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Łukasz Gibała

About Łukasz Gibała

Dr Łukasz Gibała is a independent Polish MP, former entrepreneur who had co-founded two successful businesses which he sold when he started his political career in 2005. He has liberal views. He defended his PhD in Logic, which he wrote in the US, at the Jagiellonian University in Kraków.

Poland Has Set the Bar Too Low, It’s Time To Aim Higher

In a recent interview, Professor Marek Belka, Governor of the National Bank of Poland, discussed the largest problems of Polish economy which I have been trying to bring up for a few years now. And that problem is that Poland’s idea of competitive advantages is based on low labour costs. As a result, Poland does not produce much. Instead the country is a large assembly line for international companies, which — trying to reduce their employees’ salaries — open new factories and shared cervices centres. Continue reading Poland Has Set the Bar Too Low, It’s Time To Aim Higher