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Money Week – Volunteers welcome in 2021 as well

The Hungarian Banking Association, the Money Compass Foundation and the Ministry of Finance will be organising the Money Week (Pénz7) events in 2021 as well, once again focusing on family finances under the title Conscious Family Finance Management - the Family Budget. The organisers of the financial and entrepreneurial literacy week are looking for volunteers [...]

Money Week – Volunteers welcome in 2021 as well2021-01-12T09:08:06+00:00

HEA: annual review podcasts at Növekedés.hu

Last year brought many challenges for the Hungarian Economic Association due to the coronavirus pandemic in respect of both domestic events and international partnerships. We managed to conquer these challenges thanks to the activity of our sections. 2020 was reviewed via podcasts at Növekedés.hu by the President, the Secretary General as well as the heads [...]

HEA: annual review podcasts at Növekedés.hu2021-01-12T09:11:50+00:00

National economy and public finances in the time of coronavirus pandemic

National economy and public finances in the time of coronavirus pandemic. With this title, the Hungarian Economic Association and the Fiscal Council held their traditional joint conference on 15 December 2020. The lectures of the event can be listened to on HEA's podcast channel, and the studies and presentations can be downloaded from our website. [...]

National economy and public finances in the time of coronavirus pandemic2021-01-07T12:50:57+00:00

Registration now open for the Economics Olympiad

The Hungarian Economic Association and its partners - the Czech INEV, the National Bank of Hungary, the MNB Department of the Corvinus University of Budapest, the Money Museum, the Money Compass Foundation and the Budapest Institute of Banking Zrt. - will be organising the Economics Olympiad for Students in the 2020-2021 academic year as well. [...]

Registration now open for the Economics Olympiad2021-01-12T09:13:53+00:00

Way out from the middle income trap

‘It is essential for Hungary to increase the efficiency of investment in R&D, education and healthcare to ensure a higher level of development for the country’ - it was the message delivered at an online conference organised by the Labour Section of the Hungarian Economic Association on Thursday in Budapest. Speakers of the ‘Middle Income [...]

Way out from the middle income trap2021-01-12T09:16:45+00:00

Corporate Governance Section: the same president, new name

On Wednesday Richárd Végh, CEO of Budapesti Értéktőzsde Zrt. was re-elected as head of the Corporate Governance Section of the HEA for additional three years. During the event held in the online space the members also decided to change their name to Sustainability Section. At the beginning of the event ‘Banks and Sustainability: New Challenges [...]

Corporate Governance Section: the same president, new name2021-01-12T09:18:27+00:00

Czech success and a nice Hungarian performance

The international final of the V4 Economic Olympics ended with a Czech success and a beautiful Hungarian performance on Friday. Due to the results of the written round on Wednesday, Emese Mezei, a student of the BGSZC Gergely Berzeviczy Technical School of Economics, got to the Friday oral round. Finally, Emese reached 7th among the [...]

Czech success and a nice Hungarian performance2021-01-07T13:13:26+00:00

V4 Economics Olympiad Final started

The international final of the V4 Economic Olympics began on Wednesday morning with the opening remarks of Nobel laureate economist Tom Sargent. Due to the pandemic situation, the final was organized online. In the international final, from Wednesday to Friday, 5 high school students from each of the four Visegrad countries – the Czech Republic, [...]

V4 Economics Olympiad Final started2020-11-18T15:58:19+00:00

Elections at the Demography Section

The Demography Section of the Hungarian Economic Association held its elections electronically, due to the pandemic situation. The members elected József Benda, a socialization researcher, as the president of the Section, and Attila Szoboszlai, an economist and organizational developer, as co-President. At the beginning of the online section meeting, Emese Kreiszné Hudák, an expert from [...]

Elections at the Demography Section2020-11-17T19:10:15+00:00

New President at the EU Section of HEA

Gábor Iván, Director of the the General Policy Directorate of the Council of the European Union, was elected President of the European Union Section of the Hungarian Economic Association on Monday. Zsolt Becsey, Deputy Head of the Institute of Social Sciences and International Studies of the Faculty of Law of the Károli Gáspár Reformed University, [...]

New President at the EU Section of HEA2020-11-17T19:02:33+00:00