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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

HEA-forum on EU CAP reform

Hungary is realising its interests in Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) talks, an agriculture ministry official told a professional forum of the Hungarian Economic Association on Tuesday. Anikó Juhász, deputy state secretary for agriculture, told the online event that Hungary is set to receive 12 billion euros in subsidies. Also, Hungary is slated to get 262.9 [...]

HEA-forum on EU CAP reform2020-11-06T12:58:13+00:00

HEA Vice President to become Executive Director of IMF

Dániel Palotai, Vice President of the Hungarian Economic Association, President of the Competitiveness Section of the HEA and former Chief Economist of the MNB will become Member of the IMF Executive Board consisting of 24 Directors from 1 November. Dániel Palotai will be the first Hungarian Executive Director to represent the Central and Eastern European [...]

HEA Vice President to become Executive Director of IMF2020-11-02T10:58:31+00:00

Budapest victory at the Economics Olympiad

The Hungarian final of the 2019-2020 V4 Economics Olympiad ended on Saturday with Emese Mezei, student of the Berzeviczy Gergely Bilingual Secondary School of Economics of the Budapest Centre of Economic Vocational Training as winner. The competition attracted secondary school students from 17 counties and the capital city. The national final eventually organised by the [...]

Budapest victory at the Economics Olympiad2020-10-29T21:23:42+00:00

New HEA President in Nagykanizsa

Nikoletta Tóth-Kaszás, Director of the Nagykanizsa Campus of Pannon University has been recently elected as President of the Nagykanizsa organisation of the Hungarian Economic Association. The secretarial duties will be carried out by Péter Kereskai, Secretary of the Nagykanizsa Chamber of Commerce and Industry. The former president and springtime recipient of the Grand Award in [...]

New HEA President in Nagykanizsa2020-10-27T09:50:31+00:00

You can already listen to the presentations of HEA on podcast

MKT’s podcast-channel is ready, hence you can already listen to the sound recordings of our online presentations on your smart phone, or even while travelling or doing household chores. To start with, we made the plenary presentations and round-table discussions, as well as the 15 thematic sections of the Itinerant Conference of Economists accessible in [...]

You can already listen to the presentations of HEA on podcast2020-10-10T18:21:25+00:00

15 thematic sections on the economic effects of the pandemic

The 58th Itinerant Conference of Economists did not come to an end with the live streaming of the presentations and panel discussion on 24-25 September. We have also made available the video recordings of the panel discussions of 15 thematic sectionst. Most of the thematic sections revolve around the economic impacts of the pandemic from [...]

15 thematic sections on the economic effects of the pandemic2020-10-08T11:12:19+00:00

The itinerant conference was followed by many

The 58th Itinerant Conference of Economists of September 24-25th organised online was a success: during the two days of the Conference, a total of 32 presenters - among them György Matolcsy, Governor of the National Bank of Hungary and Mihály Varga, Minister of Finance - shared their thoughts with the viewers in live streams. In [...]

The itinerant conference was followed by many2020-10-08T11:13:40+00:00

The CEE Section on an introductory video

The Central and Eastern European Section of the Hungarian Economic Association has been formed recently, and is presided by Ádám Balog, President-CEO of MKB Bank. The twenty fifth section of MKT made an introductory video, which can be viewed on our Website. The mission of this Section is to build a community capable of mastering [...]

The CEE Section on an introductory video2020-10-08T11:16:34+00:00