Julius Horvath


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Julius Horvath is the former Acting Dean of CEU Business School (academic year 2016/2017), Professor in the Department of International Relations and Economics (from 2005), and an "egyetemi tanar, " or "university professor" of Economics in the Hungarian system (from 2009). He is a member of Academia Europea. Also he is a former (2006-2011, 2014-2016) Head of the Department of Economics  and also former Head of Department of International Relations (2002-2006). His main interest lies in international economic policy issues, political economy of monetary relations, and history of economic thought. At CEU he teaches courses on Global Economy: Emergence and Issues, History of Economic Thought, International Economic Policy and Political Economy of International Money. He has published in journals as Journal of Comparative Economics, Contemporary Economic Policy, Applied Economics, Economic Systems, Journal of Economic Development, Journal of Quantitative Economics, Journal of Economic Integration, Nationalities Papers, Journal of Economic Interaction and Coordination. He has published also chapters at publishing houses as Palgrave MacMillan, Edgar Elgar, Logos Moscow, Kluwer Academic, Duncker and Humblot Berlin, Social Science Information Centre Berlin. He was a Member of the Slovak and Czech Accreditation Committees, and the Chair of the Slovak Economic Association. He serves on the editorial boards of 11 academic journals.

Projects and Grants:

"Economic Policy and Reforms in Central Europe during the Interwar Period," 

"Early Acceptance of Austrian Economic Thought in Central Europe" 

“Financial Market Integration, Structural Change, Foreign Direct Investment and Economic Growth in the EU25” European Commission. 

“Price Convergence in the New Member States of the European Union: the Case of Hungary and the Slovak Republic,” Global Development Network Research Project. (More info)

"Determinants of Economic Growth" in Global Development Network. (More info)

“Optimum Choice of Exchange Rate Regime for the Accession Countries: Cost and Benefit Analysis of EMU Membership,” European Commission. (More info)

List of potential supervision areas:

- political economy of economic growth in transition economies
- political economy of monetary relations
- international economic relations

List of theses supervised at present:

- Economic relations between South-East European country and Germany before the Second World War
- The Credit/Debt Position of the Hegemon: The Deviant Case of the United States


PhD, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, USA

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