I am currently a research officer at the European Commisson's Joint Research Center in Ispra; Financial and Economic Analysis Unit. I am also affiliated with  Central European University, and a research associate of the Institute of EconomicsCentre for Economic and Regional Studies, Hungarian Academy of Sciences.

My main research interest are (1) nominal, financial and real aspects of convergence and their interplay, (2) international business cycles, (3) sovereign borrowing and risk, (4) the behavioral response to taxation, (5) banking and finance, macro-finance linkages, and (6) inequality.

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Email: benczurp at gmail dot com.