How Fidesz undermines Hungarian support for the EU

In a new article for the Progressive Post magazine of FEPS, András Bíró-Nagy argues that despite high support for EU membership in Hungary, over a decade of Eurosceptic rhetoric by Prime Minister Viktor Orbán’s Fidesz party has had a lasting impact on voters’ attitudes.

Youth Study 2023 - Personal optimism, national pessimism, trust in Europe

This publication - co-authored by Policy Solutions director András Bíró-Nagy - offers a wealth of insights into the values and attitudes of young people aged 15-29 in Central and Eastern Europe.

Hungarian Politics in 2022

“Hungarian Politics in 2022”, the annual review of Policy Solutions has been published.

Rate your state - Public services in Hungary

This research explores how Hungarians perceive the quality of public services and what changes they have experienced during the 12 years of the Orbán government.

Hungary's Political Compass 2022

This Policy Solutions research measured the degree to which different worldviews are represented in Hungarian society. We not only looked at how Hungarians feel about a wide range of issues after the 2022 elections, but also at what has changed over the course of the last four years.

Post-COVID Hungary

This comprehensive research reveals how Hungarian society views the two and a half years of the COVID-19 crisis. We have looked in detail at the long-term effects of the pandemic on Hungarians' fears, health attitudes, lifestyle, work and mental health.

Hungarian Politics in 2022 - Book launch and panel discussion on the prospects in 2023

We cordially invite you to the official book launch of “Hungarian Politics in 2022”, an annual review of Policy Solutions. The event will take place on 20 January at Budapest Music Center.

Conference: Rate your state - Public services in Hungary

Book launch of “Rate your state: Public services in Hungary ” – a new publication by Policy Solutions. The event will take place on 1 December 2022.

Conference: Post-COVID Hungary

Book launch of “Post-COVID Hungary” – a new publication by Policy Solutions. The event will take place on 18 November 2022.

Progressive Governance Summit 2022

Policy Solutions is the official Hungarian partner of Progressive Governance Summit. Rewatch the highlights of Europe's largest conference for progressive politics!


About Us

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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