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Initial credits
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Luis Fernando Samayoa
Introduction of Leszek Balcerowicz
Academic background
Political involment
Poland's economic framework
Economic reforms
Participation at Polish Central Bank
Recognition and awards
Welcome words to Leszek Balcerowicz
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Delivery of Honorary Doctoral Degree to Leszek Balcerowicz by Gabriel Calzada
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Words by Amable Sánchez Torres
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Leszek Balcerowicz
Acknowledgment to UFM
Relationship between freedom, responsibility and rule of law
Socialism and Communism
Influence of Soviet Union in Poland
Defense of economic freedom
Closing statements 
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Final credits




Honorary Doctoral Degree Awarded at November 2015 Commencement

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Leszek Balcerowicz received an Honorary Doctoral Degree in Social Sciences from Universidad Francisco Marroquín, in recognition of his important participation on liberal reforms in post soviet Poland and his constant defense of political and intellectual freedom. Finally, he congratulated graduate students and urged them to go forward and spread the doctrines of liberty, responsibility, rule of law and individual rights learned from the university, which is for him one of the most important institution for economic education in Latin America.


Leszek Balcerowicz is former head of Poland's central bank and architect of post-Soviet economic reforms. He is a professor at…


Nuestra misión es la enseñanza y difusión de los principios éticos, jurídicos y económicos de una sociedad de personas libres y responsables.

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