This publication is the latest in our series of comprehensive annual overviews, focusing on developments, events and trends in Hungary in 2020, as well as an outlook on which topics we expect to dominate Hungarian politics in 2021.
The outlook on 2021 will be the topic of the panel discussion which will follow the presentation of “Hungarian Politics in 2020”.
Date and time of the event: 21 January 2021 (Thursday), 10:00-12:00
ONLINE EVENT – ZOOM
10:00–10:10 – Opening remarks
Jörg Bergstermann, Co-director of Friedrich Ebert Stiftung’s Budapest office
10:10–10:30 – Presentation of “Hungarian Politics in 2020”
András Bíró-Nagy, Director, Policy Solutions
10:30–12:00 – Panel discussion: Outlook on politics, economy and society in Hungary in 2021
Bernadett Szél, Member of Parliament
Gyula Gilly, Health policy expert
Gábor Scheiring, Economist, Bocconi University
Moderator of the event: Krisztina Bombera (ATV)
The official language of the conference is English.
Policy Solutions is a progressive political research institute based in Budapest. It was founded in 2008 and it is committed to the values of liberal democracy, solidarity, equal opportunity, sustainability and European integration. The focus of Policy Solutions’ work is on understanding political processes in Hungary and the European Union. Among the pre-eminent areas of our research are the investigation of how the quality of democracy evolves, the analysis of factors driving euroscepticism, populism and the far-right, and election research.
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