News

Novartis Datathon: CEU Business Analytics Team Win out of 150 Participants

December 2, 2020

Congratulations to the CEU MS in Business Analytics team on winning the 3rd international Novartis Datathon Challenge.

Students Zsombor Hegedűs, Kata Süle and Dávid Utassy teamed up with alumnus Dániel Szokolics to beat more than 150 participants, just two months into their CEU studies.

Welcome Our New Faculty Colleague Tímea Molnár

October 1, 2020

We are pleased to welcome our new colleague, Assistant Professor Tímea Laura Molnár in the Department of Economics and Business.

Tímea obtained her PhD from the Vancouver School of Economics at the University of British Columbia in 2017. She is a graduate of CEU's MA in Economics research program. She joined CEU from the economic consulting firm Analysis Group in Montreal.

Adam Szeidl Named Fellow of the Econometric Society

September 29, 2020

The Econometric Society has announced the election of 46 new Fellows of the Econometric Society.

The new electees include Professor Adam Szeidl, an applied microeconomist who has done research on the economics of networks, international trade, behavioral economics and consumption. Professor Szeidl has published extensively in Quarterly Journal of Economics, American Economic Review, Econometrica and Journal of Finance, among other journals.

Peter Hangartner Fellowship Recipient 2020

July 28, 2020

The Department congratulates Alisher Batmanov for receiving the Peter Hangartner Fellowship prize in 2020. 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.