New President of the Logistics Section

The Logistics Section of the Hungarian Economic Association elected Ferenc Lajkó, logistics industry expert, managing director of DigiLog Consulting and former CEO of Waberer's, as its president by unanimous vote during its online renewal. Based on the decision of the members, Csaba Kunyik, engineer and logistics manager, will continue to serve as secretary of the [...]

New President of the Logistics Section2022-06-21T12:37:21+00:00

Decarbonisation is the solution to the energy crisis

The energy crisis strengthens the need for security of supply, and pursuing decarbonisation targets is a good opportunity to increase energy independence, said János Péter Horvát, President of the Hungarian Energy and Utility Regulatory Office (MEKH), in a presentation at a joint online conference organised by the Hungarian Economic Association (HEA), the Economic Review and [...]

Decarbonisation is the solution to the energy crisis2022-06-17T11:32:12+00:00

IEA World Congress 2023

The International Economic Association (IEA) and Universidad EAFIT Colombia announced the 20th World Congress of IEA to be held in Medellin, Colombia between 11 and 15 December 2023. The congress is jointly organized by IEA and Universidad EAFIT, Colombia, with Universidad EAFIT being the local host. The Congress will feature research presentations by leading economists [...]

IEA World Congress 20232022-06-10T07:48:38+00:00

Itinerant conference: in September in Szeged!

The Hungarian Economic Society will organise the 60th Itinerant Conference of Economists on 22-23 September 2022 at the József Attila Study and Information Centre of the University of Szeged. This year's two-day conference will start with the opening plenary session on Thursday, 22 September at 10 am. On Thursday afternoon from 14:00 and Friday morning [...]

Itinerant conference: in September in Szeged!2022-06-03T10:26:22+00:00

HEA held its Annual General Meeting

The Hungarian Economic Association (HEA) held its annual meeting on Friday, 27th May in Budapest, with almost 90 percent of the delegates of the county organisations and the sections attending. The delegates adopted the Association's annual report for 2021, its financial plan for 2022, and amended the HEA's statutes. At the delegates' meeting, held on [...]

HEA held its Annual General Meeting2022-06-03T11:08:03+00:00

Lifetime achievement award to Enikő Zsakó

In recognition of her exemplary professional activity over several decades, Enikő Zsakó received the Lifetime Achievement Award of the IIA Hungary. Enikő Zsakó is the Deputy Executive Director of the Internal Audit Department of OTP Bank, President of the Audit Section of the Hungarian Economic Association, and member of our Supervisory Board of HEA. We [...]

Lifetime achievement award to Enikő Zsakó2022-06-03T10:35:31+00:00

Renewal of the Environmental Economics Section

Mária Csutora, Professor at the Corvinus University of Budapest, Director of the Research Centre for Sustainability Indicators, was elected President of the Environmental Economics Section of the Hungarian Economic Association. During the election, which was held online, the members elected Professor Sándor Kerekes, the former President of the Section, as Honorary President. Gábor Harangozó, Associate [...]

Renewal of the Environmental Economics Section2022-05-25T12:03:30+00:00

New academics elected

Péter Halmai was elected as a full member of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences and Péter Mihályi as a corresponding member by the Assembly of Academicians on Tuesday 3 May. Péter Halmai, Professor of the Budapest University of Technology and Economics and the National University of Public Service, founder and first President of the Veszprém [...]

New academics elected2022-06-03T11:00:13+00:00

Labour science messages from the quarantine

Labour science messages from the quarantine - this is the title of a collection of the written reports of the professional lectures and conferences on labour and employment policy of the past two (pandemic) years, published by the Labour Section of the Hungarian Economic Association (MKT) and the Labour Review. The almost 120-page electronic publication [...]

Labour science messages from the quarantine2022-05-03T09:08:53+00:00

Monetary Policy Section of the HEA established

The Monetary Policy Section of the Hungarian Economic Association (HEA) held its inaugural meeting on Wednesday 19 January 2022 at Corvinus University of Budapest. The founding members elected Professor Előd Takáts, Rector of the Corvinus University of Budapest, as the Section's President, and Ádám Banai, Managing Director of the Central Bank of Hungary's Asset and [...]

Monetary Policy Section of the HEA established2022-02-12T17:50:40+00:00
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