Péter Szilágyi

Head of MS in Finance Program
Associate Professor

Contact information

Nador u. 13
+36 1 887 5092

Peter G. Szilagyi is Associate Professor and Head of MS in Finance at Central European University. He was Assistant Professor at Judge Business School, University of Cambridge, in 2007-14 and was Director of the MPhil in Finance. He earned his PhD from Tilburg and held a research fellowship at Oxford Saïd Business School. He has been an external consultant to the World Bank and the Asian Development Bank, and before entering academia worked for the BBC World Service.

Peter is Editor-in-Charge of Elsevier's Journal of Multinational Financial Management, and Subject Editor of Emerging Markets Review and the Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions & Money. He holds one of the first research grants awarded by the SWIFT Institute.

Please visit the MS in Finance website here

Recent publications:

Batten, J.A., I. Loncarski and P.G. Szilagyi. 2018. When Kamay Met Hill: Organization Ethics in Practice. Journal of Business Ethics 147(4): 779-92.

Batten, J.A., H. Kinateder, P.G. Szilagyi and N.F. Wagner. 2018. Addressing COP21 using a Stock and Oil Market Integration Index. Energy Policy 116: 127-36.

Renneboog, L., P.G. Szilagyi and C. Vansteenkiste. 2017. Creditor Rights, Claims Enforcement, and Bond Performance in Mergers and Acquisitions. Journal of International Business Studies 48(2): 174-94.

Batten, J.A., H. Kinateder, P.G. Szilagyi and N. Wagner. 2017. Can Stock Market Investors Hedge Energy Risk? Evidence from Asia. Energy Economics 66: 559-70.


PhD in Finance, Tilburg University and CentER Graduate School, 2007
MA in Applied Finance, University of Western Sydney, 2003
MA in International Relations and Economics, Corvinus University of Budapest, 2003