Yearly Archives: 2019

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VHEA has a new president

Tímea Gyetvai, finance manager of the Hungarian National Council was recently elected president of our sister organisation, the Hungarian Economic Society of Vojvodina (VHEA). The Association of Hungarian Economists in Vojvodina elected a new, five-member Board following the sudden tragic death of Márta Földi, former president of the Association, in June. The Board of the [...]

VHEA has a new president2020-02-11T10:08:10+00:00

Registration now open for the V4 Economics Olympiad

Registration has opened for the 2019/20 V4 Economics Olympiad. The Hungarian Economic Association invites students in secondary education to participate in the international event. The international final taking place in September 2020 in Budapest will include the best students from the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Poland and Hungary in a competition dedicated to economics. The 125 [...]

Registration now open for the V4 Economics Olympiad2019-12-18T20:20:39+00:00

An eventful, rich and productive year of the HEA

‘The Hungarian Economic Association had an eventful, rich and productive year, thanks to the heads, active members and supporters of the Sections and County Organizations’, said Éva Hegedüs, Secretary General of the Hungarian Economic Association in her welcome speech delivered on Wednesday at the annual evaluation event held in Budapest involving the heads of the [...]

An eventful, rich and productive year of the HEA2019-12-18T20:19:48+00:00

Demographic change: another requirement for competitiveness

‘We need to create the conditions of special socio-economic recognition for responsible families with many children’, said Árpád Kovács, Chairman of the Fiscal Council and Lifetime Honorary President of the Hungarian Economic Association at the joint conference and book launch of the Demographics Section of the HEA and the Child and Family Friendly Creative Workshop [...]

Demographic change: another requirement for competitiveness2019-12-18T20:17:56+00:00

Technical advancement and labour – an event report

The Labour Section of the Hungarian Economic Association organized a professional event on technical advancement, Industry 4.0 and labour market which took place in the HEA Community Centre on 24 October 2019. During the event the introductory presentation was delivered by Annamária Artner, Senior Research Fellow of the Institute of World Economics, HAS Centre for [...]

Technical advancement and labour – an event report2019-12-18T20:16:26+00:00

Call for a paper on a short history of the IEA

The IEA was set up in 1950 by UNESCO, in consultation with prominent economists, notably Joseph Schumpeter, in the 1940s. Its aim was to promote economic research and scientific policymaking. It has had a phenomenal history, with past presidents that include Paul Samuelson, Kenneth Arrow, Amartya Sen, Robert Solow, Joseph Stiglitz and János Kornai. It [...]

Call for a paper on a short history of the IEA2019-11-28T13:17:42+00:00

The impact of global processes on Hungarian agriculture

The Agricultural and Food Industry Section of the Hungarian Economic Association (HEA) specifically addressed the issues of climate change and sustainability during its events organized in 2019. This year’s final event also related to these issues will take place on Tuesday, 10 December 2019, from 3 p.m. at the HEA Community Centre, Eiffel Palace Office [...]

The impact of global processes on Hungarian agriculture2019-12-18T20:15:06+00:00

The economic development potentials of local administrations

The economic development potentials of local administrations will be the title of a roundtable discussion organized by the Hungarian State Treasury, the Development Economics Section of the Hungarian Economic Association and the Corvinus University of Budapest Research Centre for Industrial Policy to take place on Thursday, 5 December 2019, from 5.30 p.m. in Room 3001 [...]

The economic development potentials of local administrations2019-12-18T20:13:25+00:00

Professional event at the Ráth Villa

The activity and economic administration of the Museum of Applied Arts will be presented by acting CFO Zoltán Balogh in the course of a joint professional event of the Cultural Economics Section of the Hungarian Economic Association and the Museum of Applied Arts on Monday, 2 December 2019, from 4 p.m. in Budapest, at the [...]

Professional event at the Ráth Villa2019-12-18T20:12:06+00:00