Tag: Hungary

Democratic Backsliding or Authoritarian Charm? On Unexpected Political Development in Poland and CEE

On April 19th, 2017 please join us for “Democratic Backsliding or Authoritarian Charm? On Unexpected Political Development in Poland and CEE” featuring Radoslaw Markowski, University of Social Sciences and Humanities and PI of the Polish National Election Study. The event is part of...

/ April 19, 2017

Hungary and the EU: Past, Present and Future

Please join the East Central European Center and the European Institute for a talk with András Inotai, former Director of the Institute of World Economics at the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, and previous Istváan Deák Visiting Professor at Columbia University....

/ October 3, 2016

Soviet Occupation of Romania, Hungary and Austria

Please join the Harriman Institute and the East Central European Center for a talk with Csaba Békés and László Borhi, editors of Soviet Occupation of Romania, Hungary, and Austria 1944/45–1948/49 (CEU Press, 2015). With Istvan Deák (Professor Emeritus, Columbia University)...

/ September 28, 2016
Jiri Pehe with Vaclav Havel

The man who left the castle to get out of the kitchen: an interview with Jiri Pehe

On literature and political reality with Václav Havel's chief political advisor.

/ September 19, 2016

“Post-Communist Mafia State: The Case of Hungary”

Bálint Magyar presents his book on corruption and politics in post-Communist Hungary. Post-Communist Mafia State: The Case of Hungary is a collection of Magyar’s Hungarian writings in translation. He will discuss his book with Professor Andrew Arato.

/ February 25, 2016

Aftermaths: Repression, Participation and Retribution in East Central Europe

A two-day symposium on political participation in repressive regimes in Central Europe and the Eastern Bloc. Full conference schedule available here.

/ February 19, 2016