September 25, 2018
Central European University’s MS in Business Analytics program is the best in Central Europe, including Austria, Germany, and Switzerland, according to the latest Quacquarelli Symonds World University Rankings’ QS Business Masters Rankings report released September 25. CEU’s program ranked 50th in the world, QS said. Regional rankings were not issued separately - they are derived from the overall rankings.
September 5, 2018
Kristina Simonyan, Balazs Kelemen, Katherine Yakimetz, Xian Ken Chen, students from the MS in Finance program, represented CEU at the Rotman European Trading Competition, hosted by LUISS Guido Carli University of Rome, August 23-25. The competition aims to give students the opportunity to apply their classroom knowledge to actual markets and allows teams from schools across Europe to participate in a simulated market.
July 12, 2018
Defacto Blog’s latest entry by Anna Lovasz (Hungarian Academy of Sciences) and Adam Zawadowski (CEU) concludes that while the success of family politicies is largely determined by a country’s institutional and cultural environment, the employment rates of women in a country have a significant effect on fertility. Defacto is a bi-weekly economics blog created and maintained by professors Gabor Kezdi (University of Michigan), Peter Kondor (London School of Economics), Miklos Koren (CEU), Adam Szeidl (CEU), and Adam Zawadowski (CEU)
July 3, 2018
Maciej Kisilowski, associate professor at CEU's Department of Economics and Business, writes about the relevance and issues with Poland's Holocaust law to both Poland and Israel. https://www.haaretz.com/opinion/.premium-both-poland-and-israel-should-end-their-fixation-with-the-past-1.6226377?=&ts=_1530548333355
February 22, 2018
CEU's Maciej Kisilowski is featured in this Slovak Spectator article that highlights his book "Administrategy. Achieving Personal Success When Managing Public Administration." Full article only available by subscription. https://spectator.sme.sk/c/20766146/populists-are-more-creative-than-liberals.html
February 9, 2018
CEU MBA alumnus and Commercial and Marketing Director of Schiedel Tomas Pogany is featured in this article on the 25th anniversary of Schiedel on the Czech market. http://vytapeni.tzb-info.cz/kominy-a-kourovody/16919-levny-komin-je-jako-levne-lano-na-bungee-jumping
January 31, 2018
Botond Koszegi of the Department of Economics and Business has been promoted to a rank of University Professor, effective December 1, 2017. In 2015, Koszegi won the Yrjo Jahnsson Award for his contribution to the theoretical foundations of behavioral economics, and its application to public finance and contract theory. He also received the CEU Award for Outstanding Research the same year.
January 11, 2018
As part of the Intellectual Themes Initiative, CEU offers four new joint PhD positions this year. The new doctoral programs are interdepartmental: the admitted students are expected to take courses from both participating units and conduct research at the crossroads of those disciplines. 1. Topic: Multilayer Structure of Economic-Financial Transactions