Hungary has improved 9 places, it is the 60th in the world and the 24th most competitive country in the EU according to WEF Competitiveness Index.
The most problematic factor of the Hungarian manufacturing industry is polarisation. The difference between small and large enterprises is statistically significant; large firms are in much better situation, while companies having less than 10 employees are operating in much worse circumstances.
The confidence indicator is led by large companies while smaller ones are facing difficult problems.
After the disappointing stagnation in July, industrial production grew by a year-on-year 6.8 percent in August, which supports the hopeful assessment …
Although a temporary dip in industrial activity during the summer has become a common feature in the recent years, the …
Country analysis of Hungary of the Competence Distribution by Levels of Government in Relation to Regional Development Policies
The country analysis for Hungary, commissioned by Ismeri Europe, collects detailed regional data from national sources and information on distribution of competences, its evolution and the role of EU Cohesion Policy in development across different regions.
Overview of the EU policy environment shaping public expenditure management and the composition of social expenditures in the EU 15 and the EU 10
The study, commissioned by the UNICEF, aims to review the environment shaping public expenditures in general and social expenditures in particular in the new member-states (NMS) of the European Union (EU-10) as compared with the older members (EU-15).
Kopint in the Press
Following the spectacular growth in September (buttressed by a sizeable calendar effect), October brought another negative turn: industrial production decreased …
Éva Palócz, Zoltán Ádám and Zoltán Matheika in business daily Világgazdaság
The question of “How far do structural changes either occuring spontaneously or as a result of the changing state regulation …