Impact of Academic Research on GDP Growth

As it is shown in the economic growth literature, the return of resources invested in research is expected to contribute to the higher growth rate of potential income of the economy. This paper examines this relation in case of Hungary based on data from the period 2000-2011. Three sources of GDP growth are the increase in […]

Role of Community Funds in the Dynamization of Underdeveloped Regions

The consortium of Pannon Institute for Analyses Ltd., HETFA Center for Analyses Ltd., Budapest Institute and Revita Foundation was commissioned by the National Development Agency (NFÜ) to carry out the „The Role of Community Funds in the Dynamization of Underdeveloped Regions”. The evaluation was conducted between July 2012 and March 2013. The evaluation has made […]

Evaluation of Developments Serving Roma Integration

The key question of the evaluation was to find out which factors and instruments or regulatory frameworks facilitate efficiently and which ones may inhibit the achievement of the related goals formulated in the EU Framework for National Roma Integration Strategies and the EU 2020 Strategy. The evaluation has made suggestions at three levels, namely at […]