Doctoral Defenses

Defense date

Thesis author

  Thesis Title 

Thesis supervisor 

26 September 2022

Luca Flóra Drucker

                                                                                              Essays  on the Behavioral Economics of Inequality                                                                                                                                       

Botond Kőszegi

Daniel Horn

15 September 2022

Olivér Miklós Rácz

Essays in Applied Macroeconomics

Ádám Szeidl

18 February 2022

Balázs Krusper

The Effect of Choise on Beliefs and Markets

Ádám Szeidl

17 February 2022

Gábor Révész

Essays on Housing and Media Markets

Ádám Szeidl

13 January 2022

István Boza Possibilities in Linked Employer-Employee Panel Data

Andrea Weber

János Köllő

6 October 2021

Ágoston Reguly Three Essays on Econometrics

László Mátyás

Robert Lieli

27 September 2021

Lajos Tamás Szabó

Essays on Topical Labour Market Issues: Evidence from Hungary

Andrea Weber

Robert Lieli

20 September 2021

Balázs Vonnák

New ways to estimate the dynamic effects of macroeconomic shocks

Robert Lieli

26 October 2020

János Divényi

Three Essays on Causal Effects: Identification in a Novel Setting and Two Empirical Studies

Gábor KézdiRobert Lieli

21 September 2020

Judit Rariga

Essays on Firm and Household Borrowing

Adam Szeidl

6 May 2020

Judit Krekó

Essays in Empirical Analysis of Economic Policy

Andrea Weber, Robert Lieli, Álmos Telegdy

16 December 2019

Daniel Baksa

Three Essays on Growth, Demography and Macroeconomics

Attila Rátfai

5 December 2019

Enikő Gábor-Tóth

Household Heterogeneity, Trade and Macroeconomics

Miklós Koren

19 September 2019

Rita Pető

Essays In Labor Economics

Adam Szeidl

26 August 2019

Gergely Hajdu

Essays in Behavioral Economics

Botond Kőszegi

27 May 2019

Attila Gáspár

Essays in the Political Economy of Development

Adam Szeidl

5 March 2019

Suparna Das

Essays in Development Economics with Special Emphasis on Gender Inequalities

Andrea Weber

14 January 2019

Kinga Marczell

Three Essays on the Relationship Between Health and
Labor Market Outcomes

Botond Kőszegi

10 December 2018

Franklin Maduko

Three Essays in International Trade

Miklós Koren

29 November 2018

Péter Zsohár

Three Essays in Industrial Organization

Miklós Koren

18 October 2018

Győző Gyöngyösi

Essays on Foreign Currency Borrowing of Households

Adam Szeidl

19 June 2018

Vukan Vujić

Essays on Applied Economics

Sergey Lychagin

László Halpern

4 December 2017

Jenő Pál

Essays on News Consumption and Dynamic Programming

Miklós Koren

7 June 2017

Balint Menyhert

History as an Agent of Growth: Natural Experiments from Central Europe

Miklós Koren

7 June 2017

Vladimir Mikhailov

Essays on Social Networks and Economic Behavior

Adam Szeidl

25 May 2017

Miklós Farkas

Three Essays in Financial Economics

Péter Kondor
Adam Zawadowski

28 March 2017

László Balázsi

The Econometrics of Linear Models for Multi-dimensional Panels

László Mátyás

28 October 2016

Anna Adamecz

Essays on the Evaluation of Educational Policies

Gábor Kézdi

5 October 2016

Calin Vlad Demian

Essays on International Trade and Heterogeneity

Miklós Koren

26 September 2016

Márta Bisztray

Indirect Effects of International Investment and Trade

Adam Szeidl

20 September 2016

Balázs Reizer

Essays in labor economics: The effect of wage setting constrains and benefit policies on the employment level

István Kónya

20 June 2016

Pawel Bukowski

Essays on the Economics of Education

John Sutherland Earle

14 June 2016

Palma Mosberger

"Essays on responses to taxation"

Botond Kőszegi

Robert Lieli

31 May 2016

Dzsamila Vonnák

Frictions in Credit Markets

Péter Kondor

15 January 2016

Peter Farkas

Boundary Crossing Counting Processes

László Mátyás

Péter Kondor

24 November 2015

Ágnes Szabó-Morvai

Essays on Maternal Employment Policies

John Sutherland Earle

30 March 2015

András Péter Kiss

Essays on Consumer Search and Switching

Péter Kondor

29 January 2014

Corina HAITA

Emissions Trading Schemes: Theoretical Modeling and Behavioral Investigation

Andrzej Baniak

16 December 2013

Péter Harasztosi

Essays on agglomeration economics and trade

Miklós Koren

12 June 2013

Ágnes Horváth

Essays on Pension Systems, Mobility and Welfare Politics

András Simonovits, Gábor Kézdi

12 June 2012

Mariann Rigó

Three Essays on Wages and Productivity

John Sutherland Earle

20 February 2012

Gábor Koltay

From Structural Estimation to Quasi Experiment: Three essays on Exchange Rate

Gábor Kézdi       Konrad Stahl 

12 January 2012

Peter Gabriel

Explaining Inflation Dynamics: the Role of Price Setting Rules, Expectations and Exchange Rate

István Kónya

7 December 2011

Katarina Lukacsy

Essays on Price Setting Mechanism

Alessia Campolmi

4 November 2011

Anikó Bíró

Essays on Aging and Health

Gábor Kézdi

25 October 2011

Gábor Antal

Wages and Foreign Direct Invesment in Hungary

John Sutherland Earle

13 September 2011

Cecília Hornok

Essays on International Trade Barriers

Miklós Koren

22 February 2011

Dóra Benedek


Péter Benczúr

22 January 2010

Attila Kincses

Empirical Analyses on the Demand of Unsecured Credit

László Mátyás

5 December 2009

Nurbek Jenish

Essays in Open Economy Macroeconomics

Péter Benczúr

19 November 2009

Zsombor Cseres-Gergely

Essays on Labour Market Behaviour at the Beginning and End of the Active Life-Cycle

Gábor Kézdi

11 June 2009

Szilárd Benk

Essays on Monetary Business Cycle with Credit

Julius Horváth

3 November 2008

Zoltán Jakab

Topics in Open Economy Macroeconomics: Currency Choice and Exchange Rate Pass-Through and An estimated DSGE model of the Hungarian Economy

Attila Rátfai

22 September 2008

Anna Naszódi 

Exchange rates, regime switches and currency options

László Mátyás

27 February 2008

Balázs Muraközy 

Spillovers from FDI in Hungary

László Halpern

19 January 2007

Gábor Békés


László Halpern

14 June 2006

Ádám Szentpéteri

Government Objectives, Incentives, and Privatization

John Sutherland Earle

13 June 2006

Ádám Reiff

Measuring the Costs of Investment: Lessons from Firm-Level Investment Behavior

Attila Rátfai

12 June 2006

Dana Popa

Objective Factor or Subjective Preferences? Determinants of Voting Behavior in Post-Communist Romania (1995-2001)

Ugo Pagano

13 May 2006

Miklós Szalay

Contributron: An Interdisciplinary Study and an Agent-Based Modeling Tool of Human Cooperation

Ugo Pagano

30 March 2006

Gheorghe Silberberg

Derivative Pricing with Symmetry Analysis

László Mátyás

10 October 2005

Gergely Csorba

Three Essays on Monopolist Second-degree Discrimination Strategies in the Presence of Positive Network Effects