Excellence in Refereeing Award 2023 goes to Mats Köster (ECBS)

December 1, 2023

Excellence in Refereeing Award 2023!

Warm congrats to ECBS faculty MatsKoester who among others received the award!

The award was given by JEEA (The Journal of the European Economic Association):

István Boza former ECBS PhD student, received the prestigious "Junior Prima" award for young scholars in Hungary

December 1, 2023
István Boza

ECBS is happy to announce that István Boza, the department's former PhD student, received the prestigious "Junior Prima" award for young scholars in Hungary: (link in Hungarian.)

Listen to an interview with Gábor Békés in the podcast series 'The Mixtape' with Scott!

August 28, 2023

The Mixtape with Scott is a podcast in which economist and professor, Scott Cunningham, interviews economists, scientists and authors about their lives and careers, as well as the some of their work. He tries to travel back in time with his guests to listen and hear their stories before then talking with them about topics they care about now. 

Scott Cunninghan interviewed in the series Card, Angrist, Katz, Athey, Wooldridge, and many amazing people!

AUG 8 • 1HR 19M

Peter Hangartner fellowship recipient

August 22, 2023

The Department of Economics and Business congratulates PHAKPHUM JATUPITPORNCHAN for receiving the Peter Hangartner Fellowship prize in 2023. 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.

Funding granted for research on parental leave taking and intergenerational mobility

August 16, 2023

Alice Kügler, Assistant Professor in CEU’s Department of Economics and Business, will lead the research project, “Parental Leave and Career Trajectories of Men and Women in Austria”, which focuses on the impacts of career interruptions due to parental leave after childbirth. The project was granted 434,810 euro of funding by the Vienna Science and Technology Fund (WWTF).