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Czech Republic: Jan Švejnar

Categories: Eastern & Central Europe, North America, Czech Republic, U.S.A., Economics & Business, Elections, Governance, Politics

Czech president is due to be elected Feb. 8 by a joint session of both chambers of the parliament, and Dr Sean's Diary writes [1] about a likely contender for the post: Jan ┼ávejnar, who “emigrated to the US in 1970 (where, as a dual-national, he is still based) taking a PhD at Princeton and carving out a high profile career as academic economist […].”