Flagging sentiment in manufacturing industry


High level of inventories, moderate production forecast.



On December 27, 2015, Mátyás Klauber, Kopint-Tárki’s Senior Research Economist passed away.

Fading optimism in manufacturing industry


Sentimend indicator has fallen to 60 points while confidence index decreased to 49 points.

Hungary is ranked 63th in the Global Competitiveness Report


The most problematic factors are policy instability, corruption and bureaucracy.

MPA from Harvard, PhD from Debrecen University

Zoltan by Ahmed with glasses_közepes_közepes

Having received an MPA from Harvard in June, Managing Director Zoltán Ádám has also defended his PhD in Economics at the University of Debrecen.

Béla Szörfi at Kopint-Tarki

“The crisis resulted in a structural transformation as well in the eurozone countries. The future education system will play a crucial role in adjusting workforce supply to demand."

Béla Szörfi, formerly of Kopint-Tárki, currently at the European Central Bank gave a presentation on “Comparisons and contrasts of the impact of the crisis on euro area labour markets.”

New Quarterly Economic Report

Kopint-Tárki published the new Quarterly Economic Report

Workshop on Temporary Migration

Kopint-Tárki organized a workshop on temporary migration with the title “Is Hungary a transit country?”

Public discussion in the Slovak Institute

Center for European Affairs

Acting Research Director Zoltán Ádám participated in a public discussion on December 4, 2013 in the Slovak Cultural Institute of Budapest on perspectives of economic growth in Central Europe.

Kriszta Dávid wins bronze medal in Alicante

Dávid Kriszta_2013_eb_nagy_kicsi

Paralympian Kriszta Dávid, IT engineer at TÁRKI that provides IT services for Kopint-Tárki as well, won a bronze medal at the IPC Shooting European Championships in Alicante.