István Madár earned his degree at the Budapest University of Economics in 1997. He has been teaching at the Economic Policy Department, first in the position of assistant lecturer and later as senior lecturer. He spent six years as a journalist and editor at local business daily Világgazdaság between 2000 and 2006, before joining Portfolio.hu where he is now chief macro analyst and columnist. From 2016 he is a adjunct professor at the Corvinus University of Budapest. Member of the Hungarian Economic Association.
István Madár will be our speaker at the following events:
The Budapest Economic Forum is now traditionally Portfolio’s most significant macroeconomic conference, to be held for the twelfth time on the 19th of October, 2022. At the Budapest Economic Forum, we discuss everything that concerns the actors of the economic... More
15th September 2022, Hotel InterContinental Budapest
Two and a half years after the pandemic outbreak, there are still many question marks, risks, and difficulties in the real estate market, to which, according to optimists, we should have known the answers one year ago. It did not... More
Previously attended as speaker on the following Portfolio conferences: