Income tax from employees in the Małopolska Region in 2019

We present the two-part report “Income tax from employees in the Małopolska Region in 2019”. The report is based on the data originating in 1 636.3 thousand PIT-11 documents made available by the chamber of the fiscal administration in Kraków. The analysis contains information about taxpayers who obtained income from service relationship, employment relationship, cooperative employment […]

An air pollution influence’s on an economic activity in Małopolska Region

The report answers the question how much most of the air pollution generated by humans, including heavy industry, low emissions, automotive, affect business operations? Air pollution and selected industries The feedback is taken from representatives of the travel, outsourcing and industrial companies and the main acpect concerns the phenomenon of sick absence related to exposure […]

Foreign trade in Poland and Małopolska Region in 2018

The value of goods and services exported from Małopolska Region in 2018 have exceeded 10,0 mld euro (10.11 mld zł) barrier for the first time, which gives it 6th place within regions in the country. Foreign trade and export Małopolska Region has recorded an increase in the value of exported goods and services by 5.7 […]

Local entrepreneurship ecosystem of the Malopolskie region

This report examines the local entrepreneurship ecosystem of the Malopolskie region in Poland and its capacity to promote productivity upgrading and industrial renewal. It forms part of the OECD’s work stream on local entrepreneurship ecosystems and emerging industries. Malopolskie region is developing as an entrepreneurial economy. In 2016, over 31 000 new firms were registered […]

Creative industries of Małopolskie voivodeship – situation and development conditions

Małopolska Region is the fourth largest region considering the total number of economic entities classified as creative industries The main goal of the “Creative industries of Małopolska Region – situation and development conditions” study was to determine the situation, potential and conditions for development of 11 creative industries of Małopolska Region, considering the social and […]

Foreign trade in Poland and Małopolska Region in 2017

This is the first year in the history of Poland, when the limit of 200 billion euros in exports has been broken, and the annual growth is the highest in the history of modern Poland (from 1989). The report illustrates the situation related to the development of foreign trade in Poland and the Małopolska Region […]

Foreign investors in the Malopolska Voivodeship in 2015 and 2016

The inflow of foreign direct investment in the Małopolska Region in 2015 – 2016 reached the level of USD 1 418.9 million and was higher by over USD 200 million in relation to the value in 2015. The study provides information on the structure of investments and their spatial distribution in the region. The attention […]

Payers of income tax from individuals in the Małopolska province in 2015

Analyses carried out over several years by the team of the Małopolska Regional Development Observatory, acting within the structures of the Regional Policy Department of the Marshal Office of the Małopolska Region, indicate the possibility of making interesting observations regarding the payee (employer or tax collector) – taxpayer link, and of examining the size and […]

Pro-environmental attitudes and corporate social responsibility among the Małopolska enterprises

The report presents the approach adopted by Małopolska companies as regards corporate social responsibility and environmental protection. It primarily describes the situation in 2016, being a follow-up of the previous publications, which were drawn up in the Marshal Office of the Małopolska Region in 2011. It also summarises the changes which took place in that […]

Innovation and R&D activities in the Małopolska enterprises. Inventive operations in Małopolska

The main purpose of the study was to attempt a diagnosis of Małopolska enterprises’ interest in and their readiness to take up and implement innovation–oriented actions, as well as to analyse the level of interest in cooperation with research and development institutions and universities regarding innovation and implementation of new technologies.   According to the […]