Dr. Tomas Sedlacek
From Economics to Humanomics
Dr. Tomas Sedlacek is a Czech economist and university lecturer. He is the Chief Macroeconomic Strategist at ČSOB (a Czech national bank), a member of a group Narrative of Europe commissioned by Manuel Barroso and Council Member of World Economic Forum focused on New Economic Thinking. He is a former member of the National Economic Council of the Czech Republic and an economic advisor to former President Václav Havel. His book Economics of Good and Evil, a bestseller in the Czech Republic, was translated into English and published by the Oxford University Press in June, 2011.
Dr. Tomas Sedlacek has shaken the study of economics as few ever have. His pro- vocative writting achieved bestselling status in his homeland, The Czech Republic, and apeared among the leading titles of Oxford University Press in 2011. Sedlacek‘s book The Economics of Good and Evil triggerred a wildfire of debate in the U.S. and Europe during author‘s recent tour. The book received great reviews by Financial Times and New York Times and it will be out in 11 languages next year. Sedlacek, advisor of Czech ex-president Vaclav Havel and a member of Czech National Economic Council, has himself entered a global path. The book reached no.1 rank among non-fiction bestsellers in Switzerland after Sedlacek appeared in World Economic Forum in Davos, while it broke into top 20 in both Germany and Austria.