Institute of Economics, CERS – HAS
Gábor Békés has been a research fellow at the Institute of Economics of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences (Budapest) since 2005. He received his Ph.D. degree in 2007 from the Central European University, and an MSc in Economics from the London School of Economics. Before joining the Institute, he was a visiting researcher at the Magyar Nemzeti Bank and worked for Lehman Brothers, an investment bank in London. He teaches regional and urban economics policy at CEU, and has acted as consultant for Hungarian and international institutions, including the European Commission and the ECB. His research is focused on international economics, economic geography and applied IO, and has published in academic journals, including the Journal of International Economics.
Articles by Gábor Békés:
Why hit-and-run exporting can be optimal
20 September 2012, 6292 reads
Still standing: Global crisis and European firms
18 May 2012, 8227 reads
Trading ain’t easy: How complex is it to trade goods?
19 November 2010, 8104 reads
Giavazzi, Portes, Weder di Mauro, Wyplosz
- The case for 4% inflationBall
- Helicopter money as a policy optionReichlin, Turner, Woodford
- The banking crisis as a giant carry trade gone wrongAcharya, Steffen
- Everything the IMF wanted to know about financial regulation and wasn’t afraid to askBair
- Rethinking macroeconomic policy: Getting granularBlanchard, Dell'Ariccia, Mauro