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Budapest PUBLIC FINANCE Seminar 2019

"Growth implications of state budget income and expenditure structure"

Thursday 23 May 2019

Vadász utca 16, 1054 Budapest

 

 

08.30 – 09.00        Registration

09.00 – 09.30        WELCOME & OPENING REMARKS

                              József MÉSZÁROS
                              President, Hungarian State Treasury

  

09.10 – 09.30        Richárd ADORJÁN
                              Deputy State Secretary, Ministry of Finance

                              Opening speech

  

Session I.         

09.30 – 16.40        Moderator:  Gusztáv BÁGER
                              Central Bank of Hungary (MNB), Monetary Council


                             
09.30 – 10.00        Zsolt DARVAS
                             
Bruegel & Corvinus University of Budapest

                              Keynote speech: “Economic growth and income distribution implications of public spending and tax decisions”

 

10.00 – 10.20        Salvador BARRIOS
                              Joint Research Centre, European Commission

                              "Taxation and growth"

  

10.20 – 10.40        Saša DREZGIĆ
                              University of Rijeka, Faculty of Economics

                              “Tax Structures and Economic Growth in CEE Countries"

 

10.40 – 11.00        Questions and answers

11.00 – 11.20        Coffee Break

11.20 – 11.40        Desislava STOILOVA 
                             South-West University "Neofit Rilski"

                             "Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth in Bulgaria: Does the Tax Structure Really Matter?"

 

11.40 – 12.00       Ahmet ISMAILI
                            Treasury of Kosovo, Ministry of Finance   

                             "Title to be confirmed"

                            

12.00 – 12.20       Dániel PLÓSZ
                            Hungarian Economic Association, National Bank of Hungary

                             “Convergence, fiscal space and budget structure in CEE Countries”

 

12.20 – 12.40       Questions and answers

12.40 – 14.00       Lunch

 

Session II.                  

14.00 – 14.20        András NÉMETH
                              Corvinus University of Hungary

                              "Education, employment, and economic growth"

 

14.20 – 14.40        Péter ASZTALOS
                              Central Bank of Hungary (MNB)

                              "Health expenditures and economic growth"
 

14.40 – 15.00        Questions and answers

15.00 – 15.20        Coffee Break
 

15.20 – 15.40        Gergely: BAKSAY
                              Central Bank of Hungary (MNB)

                              "The economic impact of the Hungarian tax reform"

 

15.40 – 16.00        Gábor KUTASI and Ádám MÁRTON
                              National University of Public Service

                              "Structure of public expenditures and economic growth in the EU"
 

16.00 – 16.20        Questions and answers

16.20 – 16.40        CLOSING REMARKS

                              József MÉSZÁROS, President 
                              Hungarian State Treasury

 

 

downloadable version: Draft Programme 2019