This is my personal page, welcome.
at the Central European University in Budapestteach economic geography and regional policy as well as Data Analysis for economic policy. I am a MTA Bolyai research fellow.
My research has been published among others by the World Economy and the Journal of International Economics and has authored blogs and commentary on VOXEU and other outlets. This is a blog I manage.
I received my Ph.D. degree in 2007 from the Central European University (CEU), and an MSc in Economics from the London School of Economics. Before joining the Institute, I was a visiting researcher at the Magyar Nemzeti Bank and worked for Lehman Brothers, an investment bank in London.
Institute of Economics, CERS - Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budaorsi ut 45, Budapest, 1112 Hungary
Email: bekes (awt) econ.core.hu