Akos Valentinyi

University of Manchester, CERS-HAS, and CEPR

Akos Valentinyi is  Professor of Macroeconomics at the University of Manchester, a research fellow at the Centre for Economic Policy Research, and a senior research fellow at the Institute of Economics Centre for Economic and Regional Studies of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences. Previously, he has been taught at University of Southampton, and Cardiff Business School. He also has been the Head of Research at the National Bank of Hungary for two years. He is a graduate of the University of Economics in Budapest and completed his PhD studies in Economics at the European University Institute in Florence in 1997. Valentinyi’s  research includes economic growth and development with recent primary focus on structural change. He has been published in the American Economic Review, the Review of Economic Studies among others. He is currently the managing editor of the Manchester School.


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CEPR Policy Research


  • 17 - 18 August 2019 / Peking University, Beijing / Chinese University of Hong Kong – Tsinghua University Joint Research Center for Chinese Economy, the Institute for Emerging Market Studies at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, the Guanghua School of Management at Peking University, the Stanford Center on Global Poverty and Development at Stanford University, the School of Economics and Management at Tsinghua University, BREAD, NBER and CEPR
  • 19 - 20 August 2019 / Vienna, Palais Coburg / WU Research Institute for Capital Markets (ISK)
  • 29 - 30 August 2019 / Galatina, Italy /
  • 4 - 5 September 2019 / Roma Eventi, Congress Center, Pontificia Università Gregoriana Piazza della Pilotta, 4, Rome, Italy / European Center of Sustainable Development , CIT University
  • 9 - 14 September 2019 / Guildford, Surrey, UK / The University of Surrey