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Live Long Critical Thinking

Kovács, O. (2019): A kritikai gondolkodás legyen örök. Csaba László: Válság, Gazdaság, Világ. Adalékok Közép-Európa három évtizedes gazdaságtörténetéhez (1988-2018) című könyv bemutatása. Európai Tükör, 2019, 2. szám 109-115. o. DOI: 10.32559/et.2019.2.7 Anekdoták szerint annak idején a Szovjetunióban a Központi Bizottság ülésein mindig annak lehetett igaza, aki ülés előtt a honvédelmi miniszterrel együtt ment ki toa
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Member State Integration Models – New Dimensions of Economic Governance in the European Union

Kovács, O. (2016): Member State Integration Models –New Dimensions of Economic Governance in the European Union. Conference Review on the occasion of Celebration of Hungarian Science 2015, Hungarian Academy of Sciences. Financial and Economic Review, Vol. 15., No. 1. pp. 165-169
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Divide after the Tide?

While there is some optimistic judgement over the end of the 2008 financial and economic crisis – not to mention those voices advocating that the Great Recession was not really so great (Van Ours, 2015) –, there is a certain level of uncertainty encoded into the fragile recovery. If for no other reason than the European integration seems to suffering from non-convergence in many aspects between the core and the perip
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Message in a Battle – Austerity in Europe and Lessons for Central and Eastern European Member States

Kovács, O. (2013): Message in a Battle – Austerity in Europe and Lessons for Central and Eastern European Member States. News of the Month, ICEG European Center, November 2013, pp. 8-18. In this article we purport to illustrate why differential diagnosis is inevitable when it comes to fighting against the tide to gain control over indebtedness and dampen sovereign risk in European countries. To this end, we first loo
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History Repeats Itself: First as Tragedy, Second as Farce?

195 years ago, Karl Heinrich Marx was born on this day. Among other things, Marx stated two things: (i) history repeats itself; and (ii) rich is just getting richer, while the poor become even poorer over time. Concerning the first tenet, recent financial turmoil which has been transmogrified into an once-in-a-lifetime economic crisis also reflects the view of Olivier Blanchard, who emphasised that after the devastat
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Europe INNOVA 2012

Title STRESS TEST of European Innovation – in Copenhagen 23-24 October 2012 Role Participant Location Øksnehallen, Halmtorvet 11, 1700 Copenhagen, Denmark Date 24 October 2012 Europe INNOVA 2012 Conference Film
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Science and Technology Policy in the European Union – Innovation Leaders with Different Outcome

Kovács, O. – Orosz, Á. (2011): Science and Technology Policy in the European Union – Innovation Leaders with Different Outcome. The Annals of the University of Oradea, Department of International Affairs. (February 2011) Our study attempts to contribute to the better understanding of the economic realization problem of the European higher education innovations by using the science and technology policy approach. The
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Re-employment Challenges in the EU2020 Strategy – Consequences for Hungary

Kovács, O. (2010): Re-employment Challenges in the EU2020 Strategy – Consequences for Hungary. News of the Month, ICEG European Center, August 2010 pp. 8-13. The paper analyses the challenges regarding the shift from unemployment to re-employment by looking at the EU as well as the path of Visegrád countries. We argue that the efficacy of the EU2020 regarding the active labour market policy will depend on its real im
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The Hungarian Science, Technology and Innovation Policy in European Context

Kovács, O. (2010): The Hungarian Science, Technology and Innovation Policy in European Context. News of the Month, ICEG European Center, August 2010 pp. 14-19. This article aims at placing the Hungarian STI policy into the European perspective through a short overlook of the Finnish experience and progress as a prime example of efficient STI policy invoked to ravel out the main messages for Hungary. The EU2020 is als
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