A Journey of Knowledge: When Theory, Research, and Practice Met, I Became Who I Am (Bronze medal)

Author: Fraihat, Ibrahim
Almanac: Kondratieff waves:The Spectrum of Opinions

What a pleasure to be with you today, on the day of the 125th anniversary of Nikolai Kondratieff. I hope this occasion will provide an opportunity to exchange views and discuss scholarly impact of Kondratieff waves on today's global economy, contributing to the ongoing evolution in the social sciences.

It is a great honor to accept the award of the 2017 Kondratieff medal by the International Kondratieff Foundation. I would like to give special thanks to those who nominated me for the award and to congratulate the organizers and the award committee for the impressive work they have done to make this moment happen. Thank you all wholeheartedly. I am truly honored by your decision to award me the Kondratieff medal. I hope I will be able to live up to the expectations of contributing to the development of social sciences as this medal aims.