Economist, scholar, writer, and editor, Octavian-Dragomir Jora is a settled presence in the Romanian (as well as abroad) marketplace of academic and journalistic debates.
He is active in epistemic communities – i.e., board member of the Romanian Economic Society (serving as director of the Œconomica journal), the Romanian Society for the Philosophy of Economics, and the Research Center in International Business and Economics. He is founding editor-in-chief of The Market for Ideas magazine (themarketforideas.com) – a publication that gathered in the first year of appearance readers and writers from 125/40+ countries of the world.
Dr. Jora is (co-)author of numerous books and other published or presented scientific papers (more than 100 titles), as well as of journalistic op-eds, essays, pamphlets (more than 800 titles), his works being distinguished with numerous and prestigious academic, as well as mass-media awards, granted by several public and private, domestic and foreign institutions. His (a)vocation is the freedom of expression in writing and speaking outlets, graphic layouts, and football fields.