Economic Sciences and Methodology Research Group

RESEARCH GROUP LEADER: István Szűcs DSc., professor, Doctor of Hungarian Academy of Sciences

CONTACT: Szucs.Istvan@gtk.szie.hu

RESEARCH GROUP MEMBERS:
Professor: 3
Associate professor: 8
Assistant professor: 5
Junior assistant professor: 1
Departmental engineer: 2
Master teacher: 1
Assistant: 2
PhD student: 32

RESEARCH AREAS:
Risk assessment, Environmental risk, Climate change impact, Climate modelling, Desertification, Ecosystems, Business mathematics, Mathematical analysis, Statistics, Economics, Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Agricultural economics, Natural resources economics, World economics, Natural resource management, Energy management, Land management, Exploitation of research results, R & D policy

MEMBERSHIPS:
Hungarian Association of Agricultural Economists
Association for the Ruined and Perishing Hungarian Villages
Hungarian Agricultural Science Association
National Institute of Vocational and Adult Education
Agricultural Economics Board of HAS
Bolyai Workshop Foundation
The János Bolyai Mathematical Society
Economic Modelling Society
Hungarian Statistical Association
John von Neumann Computer Society
The European Association of Agricultural Economists
International Association of Agricultural Economists
Polish Association of Agricultural and Agribusiness Economists
American Economic Association
Regional Studies Association
Rural Sociological Society

LONG-TERM COLLABORATIONS:
National Research and Development Program Partners
EU-Framework Programs Partners
Centre for Agricultural Research, Institute for Soil Science and Agricultural Chemistry of HAS, Hungary
Hungarian Land Offices
Agricultural Companies
Institutes of Agricultural Economics at Hungarian Universities

SERVICES:
research
consulting
vocational training

GRANTS:

OTKA Sustainable development of agriculture: relationship between climate change and socio-economic factors of land use (2005)
NKTH NKFP Land quality, land value and sustainable land use in the European Union (2004)
NKTH NKFP Conditions for efficiency improvement in utilization of agricultural resources: optimums and practical applications (2004)
NFÜ TÁMOP Raising the quality of educational and research performance at Szent István University (2011)

CONTRACTS:
AGROPRODUKT Zrt.