Studies in English

Survey and Study paper on the Hungarian Investment Environment
The aim of this study, which was prepared for the European Commission Representation in Hungary, is to investigate the reasons for weak investment activity of the Hungarian corporate sector in the last decade, with special regard to the recent years.
The peer country paper, prepared in the frame of the project titled Mutual learning for reducing tax gaps in V4 countries and Ukraine, gives an overview about the major items of the tax system in Hungary and outlines the trends in the collection of taxes.
Study on Hungary for the Embassy of Brazil
Kopint-Tárki prepared a study for the Brazilian Embassy in Budapest on the Hungarian economy, including relevant country information and regulation on foreign trade.
Study on the compliance by member states on the issuing of licences and permits to start a business
Commissioner: European Commission, DG Enterprise and Industry
Effectiveness of self and co-regulation in the context of implementing of Audiovisual Media Services Directive (AVMSD)
In the context of the impact assessment of the AVMSD, this study, commissioned by the Directorate General Communications Networks, Content and Technology: DG CONNECT, analyses the self- and co-regulatory schemes on protection of minors from harmful audiovisual content and on audiovisual commercial communications in the EU. It covers both television broadcasting and in on-demand audiovisual media.
Hungarian economy: recent trends and outlooks
Commissioner: Trigánit
Study on youth entrepreneurship
Kopint-Tárki prepared the case study on Hungarian youth entrepreneurship in the Eurofound study “Youth entrepreneurship in Europe: Values, attitudes, policies”.
Study on the compliance by Member States on the time needed to get licences and permits to take up and perform the specific activity of an enterprise as from beginning of 2014
The study, prepared for the European Commission, DG Enterprise and Industry, checked compliance with the commitment of each country participating in the Competitiveness and Innovation Programme (CIP), i.e. the 28 Member States, Albania, the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Iceland, Israel, Turkey, Liechtenstein, Montenegro, Norway, and Serbia. The results of the study informed the Commission’s report to the meeting of the EU’s Competitiveness Council in May 2014.
Women Entrepreneurs in Europe – Statistical Assesment Analysis
This study was carried out at the request of the European Commisson in order to gather available statistical data on women entrepreneurs in Europe.
Evaluation of Market Practices and Policies on SME Rating
The study prepared for the European Commission, DG Enterprise and Industry, analyses the credit requests of SMEs with particular emphasise on their market practices and regulations. It also confirms that the smaller a firm, the larger the likelihood that its credit application might be declined by a financial institution.
Financial Sector Benchmarking System (FSBS). In the framework of PFS (Partners for financial Stability) project of the USAID
The Country Reports for Albania Macedonia, Armenia, Azerbaijan and Bosnia-Hercegovina were prepared for the USAID in the frame of PFS (Partner for Financial Security) project, which supports financial sector development by bringing together regional players from Partner and Mentor Countries to address regional challenges, promote the adoption and implementation of international best practices, and to share experience and lessons learned.
Policy Analysis on the performance of Cohesion Policy 2007-2013
The annual country report, which was commissioned by the European Commission Directorate-General Regional Policy, examined the achievements of Cohesion Policy in Hungary.
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).
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.