In June, 2019 the manufacturing industry continued to slow down. The industrial confidence indicator (ICI) monthly decreased by 3.7 pts to -4.0 pts, and is now 5.8 pts down from the respective year 2018 figure.
As expected a quarter ago, general economic situation in Poland improved (in the 2nd quarter of 2019). The IRG SGH barometer (BARIRG) increased by 2.9 pts to -0.7 pts.
On September 12-14, 2018, Elżbieta Adamowicz and Konrad Walczyk from Research Institute on Economic Development and Michał Bernardelli, Bartosz Witkowski and Emilia Tomczyk from Institute of Econometrics participated in the 34th international CIRET conference in Rio de Janeiro -"Economic Tendency Surveys and Economic Policy (The use of Big Data in Economic Cycle Statistics and Research)" organized in Rio de Janeiro in cooperation with KOF and Getulio Vargas Foundation FGV.
On 9-10 October 2015 Research Institute for Economic Development (RIED) at Warsaw School of Economics (SGH) in cooperation with the CIRET/KOF Swiss Economic Institute - organized a two-day Workshop on Economic Cycles and Uncertainty.