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2022-23 Alumni Scholarship Winners from the Department of Economics and Business

October 19, 2022
alumni scholarship

This year 28 talented students from around the world are studying at CEU thanks to supporters of the Alumni Scholarship

Congratulations to Faith Amaro (MS Finance) and Sofiya Lyn (MA EconPol) students of the Department of Economics and Business to win the scholarship!

Newly Published book edited by professor Mátyás and Chan (Curtin University): Econometrics with Machine Learning

September 14, 2022

The book Econometrics with Machine Learning edited by László Mátyás, professor of economics at CEU and Felix Chan of Curtin University (Perth, Australia) is published by Springer Nature. It helps and promotes the use of machine learning tools and techniques in econometrics and explains how they can enhance and expand the econometrics toolbox in theory and in practice. Several chapters have been written with the contribution of CEU-Economics faculty and advanced doctoral students.

Peter Hangartner Fellowship recipient

August 15, 2022

The Department congratulates Yu Xu for receiving the Peter Hangartner Fellowship prize in 2022. The Fellowship is awarded annually to an outstanding second-year student in the MA in Economics program who earns the highest GPA during his/her first year of studies.

Students and faculty from the Department of Economics and Business completed second time Ultra Balaton – 211 kilometers in less than 21 hours

May 3, 2022

UltraBalaton, one of the longest and most popular ultra and relay running races in Hungary, was held for the 16th time on April 30-May 1. The course started and finished at Balatonfüred, running around the lake through the picturesque hills of the North shore and the spectacular beaches of the South.

The relay team of three students and eight faculty completed the 211 km course in 20 hours and 14 minutes. 

CONGRATULATIONS to the team members: 

Csóka, Imola

Danis, András

Newly Published Book by Professor Mátyás: Emerging European Economies after the Pandemic — Stuck in the Middle Income Trap?

February 9, 2022
Emerging European Economies after the Pandemic — Stuck in the Middle Income Trap? book edited by Mátyás László, professor of economics at CEU is published by Springer.
Would you like to gain a better understanding of the Central and Eastern European Region’s economic development in the last two decades? Would you like to know where the region is heading to? If so this is going to be a must-read book for you as a scholar, student or policy-decision maker.