Papers & publications

Publications in refereed journals

Machine imports, technology adoption and local spillovers (with Péter Harasztosi), Review of World Economics (Forthcoming) CEPR Discussion Paper DP13623 (2019 March)

The ladder of internationalization modes: Evidence from European firms (with Balázs Muraközy), Review of World Economics (August 2018, Volume 154, Issue 3, pp 455–491) and CEPR Discussion Paper DP12693

Grid and shake: Spatial aggregation and the robustness of regionally estimated elasticities (with Péter Harasztosi), The Annals of Regional Science 2018 60(1), 143-170

Shipment frequency of exporters and demand uncertainty: An inventory management approach (with Lionel Fontagné, Balázs Muraközy and Vincent Vicard), Review of World Economics November 2017, Volume 153, Issue 4, pp 779–807. Earlier version: CEPR Discussion Paper DP11013

Measuring productivity premia with many modes of internationalization (with Balázs Muraközy), Economics Letters, Volume 139, February 2016, Pages 61–64

Internationalization and Innovation of Firms: Evidence and Policy (with Tommaso Aquilante, Carlo Altomonte and Gianmarco I.P. Ottaviano), Economic Policy, October 2013 pp. 663–700 [Also CEP SP 032] [VoxEU column]

Agglomeration Premium and Trading Activity of Firms (with Péter Harasztosi), Regional Science and Urban Economics Vol 43. No.1. (2013) 51–64 [pre-publication version: CeFiG Working Papers, no. 11]

Temporary Trade and Heterogenous Firms (with Balázs Muraközy), Journal of International Economics Vol. 87. No. 2. 2012. 232-246. (earlier version) [VoxEU column]

Firms and products in international trade: Evidence from Hungary (with Balázs Muraközy and Péter Harasztosi), Economic Systems Vol. 35. No. 1. 2011. 4-24.

Spillovers from multinationals to Heterogeneous Domestic firms: Evidence from Hungary (with Jörn Kleinert and Farid Toubal), The World Economy Vol. 32. No. 10. 2009. 1408-1433.


Publications in refereed journals - beyond economics

Comorbidity clusters in generalized osteoarthritis among female patients: A cross-sectional study (with E. Kaposi, P. Balint et al) Seminars in Arthitis and Rheumatism (In Press)

A patient-derived and patient-reported outcome measure for assessing psoriatic arthritis: elaboration and preliminary validation of the Psoriatic Arthritis Impact of Disease (PsAID) questionnaire, a 13-country EULAR initiative. (with L. Gossec, TK Kvien and others ), Ann Rheum Dis. 2014 Jun;73(6):1012-9. doi: 10.1136/annrheumdis-2014-205207.


Books, book chapters

Measuring competitiveness in Europe: resource allocation, granularity and trade (editor, with Carlo Altomonte), Bruegel, Brussels, January 2016 [NEW]

Measuring competitiveness in a granular and global world (with Carlo Altomonte) in Altomonte, C. and G. Békés (2016) Measuring competitiveness in Europe: resource allocation, granularity and trade pp 3-13

Micro-founded measurement of regional competitiveness in Europe (with Gianmarco I.P. Ottaviano), in Altomonte, C. and G. Békés (2016) Measuring competitiveness in Europe: resource allocation, granularity and trade pp26-46

Barriers to data access and matching in Europe (with Zsuzsa Holler) in Davide Castellani and Andreas Koch “Mapping competitiveness with European, data”, 2015, Bruegel Bluprint Series #23, Bruegel, Brussels

Still standing: how European firms weathered the crisis - (with M. Koren, B. Muraközy, L. Halpern) December 2011, Bruegel Bluprint Series #15, Bruegel, Brussels

Motives of corporate location choice (in Hungarian, in English), Chapter 2.1 in The Hungarian labour market, 2004 : Review and analysis / ed. by K. Fazekas, J. Koltay and Zs. Cseres-Gergely. - Bp. : MTA KTI, 2004.

Working Papers

Floods, amenities and house prices (with Áron Horváth and Zoltán Sápi) MTA KTI Discussion Paper 2016

Trade Complexity and Productivity (with Carlo Altomonte) CeFiG Working Papers, no. 12, October 2010 (NEW VERSION)

Location of manufacturing FDI in Hungary: How important are inter-company relationships? Magyar Nemzeti Bank Working Paper, 2005 December, WP 2005/7. new version, available on request

New projects / In progress

Team behavior and diversity - evidence from a global sport (with Gianmarco I.P Ottaviano)

Suppliers (with Balázs Muraközy, Álmos Telegdy and Miklós Koren)

FDI project linkages (with Márta Bisztray and Péter Harasztosi)

Gender differences in entrepreneurial choices (with Anna May and Aniko Hannak)

Car suppliers (with Balázs Muraközy and Rosario Crinó)

Policy reports

HUNGARY – How did exporting firms cope with the crisis? - EFIGE Country Report: Hungary, February 2011 (with Miklos Koren, Laszlo Halpern and Balázs Muraközy)

Internationalisation of corporate activity and competitiveness of the European economy: some policy implications (with Carlo Altomonte), Micro-Dyn WP 6/2011

Agglomeration Premium and Trading Activity of Firms –A discussion, (with Peter Harasztosi), 3rd MICRO-DYN NEWSLETTER (September 2010)

Hungary and the Euro: Waitingfor Godot in Economic and Political Challenges of Acceding to the Euro area in the post-Lehman Brothers’ World, Open Society Institute – Sofia /European Policies Initiative (October 2009)

Links and repositories

Google scholar, Repec, CEFiG

In Hungarian (Magyarul)

Folyóirat cikkek

Beszállítói termékek a magyar feldolgozóiparban ( with Balázs Muraközy), Közgazdasági Szemle LXIII. évf., 2016. október (1046—1073. o.) ,

Lakóingatlanárak és települési különbségek (with Horváth Áron , Sápi Zoltán) Közgazdasági Szemle, 63. évf. 12. sz. 2016. p. 1289-1323.

Külkereskedelem és a vállalatok közötti különbségek (with Balázs Muraközy and László Halpern) Közgazdasági Szemle 2013 Január

Magyar Gazellák. A gyors növekedésű vállalatok jellemzői és kialakulásuk elemzése (Balázs Muraközy) Közgazdasági Szemle LI X. évf., 2012. március (233—262. o.)

A teremtő rombolás szerepe a vállalati termelékenység alakulásában Magyarországon (with László Halpern and Balázs Muraközy), Közgazdasági Szemle, vol 63. 2. szám 2011. február

Optimális valutaövezetek, gazdasági integráltság és hasonlatosság: az Európai Unió példája(Optimum currency areas, economic integration and similarity: the case of the EU) in Hungarian in Közgazdasági Szemle (1998. (Vol 45.) 7-8. . 709p)

Könyvfejezetek

Nemzeti innovációs rendszer (National Innovation System) in G. Pörzse (ed) Kutatásszervezés és innovációmenedzsment az egészség- és élettudományok területén, Semmelweis Kiadó, 2011

Innovációs klaszterek és tudásparkok (Innovation clusters and science parks) in Pörzse Gábor (ed): Innovációmenedzsment. - Budapest : Semmelweis Kiadó, 2008.

Műhelytanulmányok

Benzinárak földrajzi meghatározása (Geography of petrol prices with Koren Miklós, Zsohár Péter: ), MT-DP 2011/30