Tomáš Sedlá?ek is a Czech economist and university lecturer. He is the Chief Macroeconomic Strategist at ?SOB (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. He is also host of the podcast "CzechMate."
In the early 21st century, we take for granted a pace of change that can leave the near-miraculous seeming unremarkable but also upend ways of life with little warning. Scientists, professors and others peer around the corner to offer their take at what might be coming next.