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Budapest PUBLIC FINANCE Seminar 2021

"Sustainability of Public Finances"

Thursday 20 May 2021

National University of Public Services, Banquet Hall

Ludovika tér 2., 1083 Budapest

 

08.30 – 09.00        Registration

09.00 – 09.20        WELCOME & OPENING REMARKS

                              András KOLTAY
                              Rector, National University of Public Services

                              József MÉSZÁROS
                             
President, Hungarian State Treasury 

Session I.         

09.20 – 12.40        Moderator:  Viktor VÁRPALOTAI
                                                         
09.20 – 09.45        Richárd ADORJÁN
                             
Deputy State Secretary, Ministry of Finance

                              Opening speech: “Title of the presentation - tbc”

9.45 – 10.15        Jean-Marc FOURNIER
                              International Monetary Fund, Economics Department

                              Keynote speech: “A Buffer-Stock Model for the Government: Balancing Stability and Sustainability”

10.15 – 10.35        Silvia FEDELI - Francesco FORTE - Elton BEQIRAJ
                              Sapienza University of Rome, Department of Economics and Law

                              “Public debt sustainability: An empirical study on OECD countries"

10.35 – 10.55        Carsten COLOMBIER
                              Federal Administration of Switzerland

                              "Healthcare expenditure and fiscal sustainability: evidence from Switzerland"

10.55 – 11.15        Questions and answers

11.15 – 11.40        Coffee Break

11.40 – 12.00        Joanna MACKIEWICZ-ŁYZIAK 
                             University of Warsaw, Facutly of Economic Sciences

                             "Sustainability of Public Finances in European Economies: Fiscal Policy Reactions and Market Pricing"

12.00 – 12.20       Vladimir ARČABIĆ
                            University of Zagreb   

                             "Fiscal convergence and sustainability in the European Union"

12.20 – 12.40       Questions and answers

12.40 – 14.00       Lunch

Session II.                  

14.00 – 16.40        Moderator:  Peter Pál KOLOZSI

14.00 – 14.20        Gheorghe ZAMAN
                              Institute of National Economy - Romania

                              "Some Risks to Financial Stability in Romania: Challenges, Vulnerabilities and Solutions"

14.20 – 14.40        Csaba TÓTH G
                              Hungarian Demographic Research Institute

                              “Fears and risks about the fiscal impact of population ageing”

14.40 – 15.00        Questions and answers

15.00 – 15.20        Coffee Break

15.20 – 15.40        Györgyi NYIKOS
                              National University of Public Services, Political Science and International Studies Faculty

                              “Public Capital Budgeting”

 15.40 – 16.00        Gábor KUTASI
                              National University of Public Service, Eötvös József Research Center Research Institute of Economy and Competitiveness

                              "Everything Bubble: Record global boom backed by increasing fiscal unsustainability
 

16.00 – 16.20        Questions and answers

16.20 – 16.40        CLOSING REMARKS

                              József MÉSZÁROS, President 
                              Hungarian State Treasury

 

downloadable version: Draft Programme 2021