December 6, 2017
For almost a decade the Department of Economics and Business at CEU has participated in a joint fellowship program with Center for Economic Research and Graduate Education – Economics Institute, Prague (CERGE-EI). So far, thirty-five CEU advanced doctoral students and recent graduates have benefitted from the opportunities provided by this cooperation, teaching at Eotvos Lorand University (ELTE) Corvinus University and Budapest University of Technology and Economics.
December 5, 2017
Name: Adam Zawadowski Title: Assistant Professor Number of years at CEU: 2+2 (2 as professor, 2 as student) Home city/town & country: Budapest What's your favorite Hungarian food? Vadas zsemlegombóccal (game with sauce and bread dumpling) the way my grandmother made it for Christmas Whose works of art or design have had the greatest impression on you?
November 21, 2017
Video of Robert Engle speaks on Evidence-based Policy Making
October 19, 2017
The New York State Education Department registered the new Advanced Certificate program in Inequality Analysis to be offered jointly by Bard College and Central European University New York, taught by professors from the two universities.
October 9, 2017
Name: Miklos Koren Title: Professor, Head of Department of Economics and Business Number of years at CEU: 9 Home city/town & country: Gyor, Hungary What's your favorite Hungarian food? Stuffed cabbage (töltött káposzta), the way my grandmother used to make it. Whose works of art or design have had the greatest impression on you?
October 6, 2017
Real-time data and research conclusions should be translated and readily available to policymakers, said Nobel Prize-winning economist Robert Engle who joined a panel of CEU economists to discuss evidence-based policymaking. The NYU Stern School of Business Professor's Volatility Lab, or V-Lab, aims to do just this by analyzing market risks daily and providing the results in clear, digestible charts.
September 28, 2017
CEU InnovationsLab was named Best Accelerator and Incubator in Hungary at the Central European Startup Awards competition on Sept. 27 and will represent Hungary in Sofia, Bulgaria in November at the Grand Finale of the CES Awards.
September 27, 2017
Brokerchooser, a CEU Innovations Lab startup, was selected among 35 fintech (financial technology) companies to participate at the Fintech Circle Institute kickoff in London. Brokerchooser co-founder and CEO Tibor Bedo presented the short video course he developed on enhancing customer focus.
September 26, 2017
Balazs Romhanyi, visiting professor in the Department of Economics and Business at CEU, has been awarded the Kaldor Prize by the jury of the Department of Economic Policy and Macroeconomics of the Corvinus University of Budapest. The prize, named after Lord Nicholas Kaldor, an economics professor of Hungarian origin at Cambridge University, is given every year to an economist who contributes to solving economic problems.