Andrzej Kacprzyk, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Department of Economic Mechanisms

e-mail: andrzej.kacprzyk@uni.lodz.pl

room A317, phone: 4842 6355149


Fields of interest:

Economic Growth, Economic Development, Political Economy, Economic Theory of Innovation and Intellectual Property Rights


Selected publications:

Kacprzyk, A. & Świeczewska, I. (2019). Is R&D always growth-enhancing? Empirical evidence from the EU countries, Applied Economics Letters 26(2): 163-167.

Kacprzyk, A., & Doryń, W. (2017). Innovation and economic growth in old and new member states of the European Union, Economic Research-Ekonomska Istraživanja 30(1): 1724–1742.

Kacprzyk, A. (2016). Economic freedom: growth nexus in European Union countries, Applied Economics Letters 23(7): 494–497.

Kacprzyk, A. (2014). Instytucjonalne determinanty wzrostu gospodarczego, Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego.


Qualified to teach:

Introduction to Economics, Microeconomics I, Microeconomics II, Mathematical Economics


Courses and workshops:

2014 – Institute for Social and Economic Research, University of Essex, UK

Introduction to Understanding Society (Gundi Knies, Alita Nandi, Violetta Parutis)

Using the German Socio-Economic Panel with Understanding Society in cross-national comparative research  (Marco Giesselmann, Elisabeth Liebau).


2015 – CEMAPRE, Timberlake, Portugal

Econometric Summer School Using Stata (Pierre Hoonhout, Nicoletta Rosati)


2015 – Società Italiana di Econometria, Italy

Panel data econometrics: theory and applications (Maria Elena Bontempi, Roberto Golinelli, Irene Mammi).


2018 – University of Bari Aldo Moro, Italy

Panel Data Worskshop – Modelling the spatial heterogeneity, the network dependence and nonlinearity in the multi-dimensional dataset (Yongcheol Shin).


Reviewer for:

Applied Economics,

Emerging Markets Finance and Trade; Economic Research-Ekonomska Istraživanja; Economic Change and Restructuring.