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Diagnosing corruption and its costs - Mihaly Fazekas to present at the Joint Vienna Institute

July 1, 2021

SPP Assistant Professor Mihaly Fazekas will give a presentation titled Diagnosing corruption and its costs on July 9 at the Joint Vienna Institut together with Olivier Basdevant (International Monetary Fund).

SPP professor Kahanec publishes a paper on the effectiveness of mass antigen testing for COVID19 in the Journal of Population Economics

July 1, 2021

SPP professor and acting dean Martin Kahanec publishes a co-authored paper with Lukáš Lafférs and Bernhard Schmidpeter about the effectiveness of mass antigen testing for COVID19 on the pandemic in the Journal of Population Economics. 

Kahanec, M., Lafférs, L. & Schmidpeter, B. The impact of repeated mass antigen testing for COVID-19 on the prevalence of the disease. J Popul Econ (2021). https://doi.org/10.1007/s00148-021-00856-z

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Prestigious Excellence Awards to SPP Professors and PhD Candidates

June 21, 2021

Each academic year, CEU faculty, staff, and students are recognized for their outstanding achievements, longstanding commitment to the highest academic standards, and significant contribution to the CEU community.

Evelyne Hübscher Gives Interview to Spanish Journal

May 7, 2021

In a conversation with José Luis Marìn from the Spanish journal `Contexto y Acciòn’, Evelyne Hübscher talks about her research on the politics of austerity. The conversation mainly focuses on recent paper `Does Austerity Cause Polarization?' (together with Thomas Sattler, University of Geneva and Markus Wagner, University of Vienna).

SPP Dean Kahanec discusses pandemic social policy with Slovak President Čaputová

April 22, 2021

SPP Dean Martin Kahanec discussed the social impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic and the available social policy options and approaches to their mitigation with Slovak President Zuzana Čaputová and other invited experts on Wednesday, April 22, 2021.