News

Professor Matyas and Koren Contribute to Economics without Borders, Published by Cambridge University Press

April 24, 2017

The volume Economics without Borders - Economic Research for European Policy Challenges has just been published by Cambridge University Press, with the participation of two CEU Economics Faculty members, Professors Laszlo Matyas and Miklos Koren.

The launch of the new Department of Economics and Business

April 19, 2017

CEU is pleased to announce the launch of the new Department of Economics and Business on August 1, 2017. The new department will combine the strengths of the Department of Economics and CEU Business School. The new department will offer innovative, mission-relevant, and research-led economics, business, finance, and management education. Our goal is to provide capable professionals, especially from the Central and Eastern European (CEE) region, with technical skills and strategic insight.

Hungarian PhD diploma awarded

February 22, 2017
We are happy to announce that the following Econ students have been awarded a Hungarian PhD degree: Anna Adamecz, Marta Bisztray, Pawel Bukowski, Calin Vlad Demian, Palma Mosberger, Balazs Reizer, Dzsamilla Vonnak. Congratulations and all the best for your future!

Award for Econ PhD Student

January 31, 2017

The Department is proud to share that Miklos Farkas has received the Award for Advanced Doctoral Studies from the University Doctoral Committee. We have nominated Miklos as an acknowledgment of his significant research activity. Congratulations!

CEU Economics Department Alumna Kotzeva Named Acting Director-General of Eurostat

January 24, 2017

Mariana Kotzeva (ECON ’93) was appointed Acting Director-General of Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union located in Luxembourg, effective January 1, 2017.

Kotzeva, who was visiting professor in the Department of Economics at CEU from 1998 to 2002, joined Eurostat as a special adviser in April 2012 and was appointed Deputy Director-General in July 2014.