Does Immigration Threaten European Identity? (event archive)

June 8, 2011 by  
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The second debate of our CSS Europe Debate Series focused on European identity. Our debaters, Ágnes Heller (Philosopher), Erzsébet Nagyné Rózsa (Hungarian Institute of International Affairs), Péter Krekó (Political Capital), and Gergely Egedy (Corvinus) addressed the centuries old question about the struggle of Christianity and Islam for the “old continent”. Special thanks to the Allianz […]

Make it Grow: The Role of Venture Capitalists (event archive)

Our Start Up! event featured our Entrepreneur-In-Residence, creator and organizer of the E-Workshop series, Peter Záboji (European Entrepreneurship Foundation) who grilled  Venture Capitalists, Business Angels, and Private Equity Investors. The panel included Iván Halász (Finext), Áron Szabó (Riverside), and András Molnár(Portfolion). Scroll down for event summary! Summary Governments don’t create jobs. “Entrepreneurs and entrepreneurial investors do!” Peter Záboji shared […]

Empowering workers in Chile by Jose Pinera

March 16, 2011 by  
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András Simonovits (research advisor, Hungarian Academy of Sciences), our guest expert on pension systems around the world and in Hungary moerated a discussion on Jose Piñera’s study on the lessons of  Chile’s successful private pension system. With the help of the pension reform, Chile managed to defeat poverty in a free society and could grow beyond […]

CSS Christmas Party and Charity Event

December 17, 2010 by  
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CSS’ second annual Christmas Party  featured a Live Holiday Concert by the international renown concert pianist Keren Hanan ( Her exhibition, the Music in Colours can be visited from 10.12.2010 until 22.12.2010 between 3.00pm and 6.00pm by appointment at the Brody House. You can meet the artist on the 14th and 21st December between 4.00pm […]

Assessing the New Constitution Draft Document (event archive)

Dr Péter Hack, professor of law at ELTE university spoke at the fourth Constitution of Liberty event and lead a discussion on the draft document of the new constitution published by the Parliament’s ad hoc drafting committee on December 1, 2010. The event assessed the main prospective changes in the text of the Constitution and […]

Democracy in America by Alexis de Tocqueville

June 21, 2010 by  
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A discussion of Alexis de Tocqueville’s Democracy In America, Vol. II, Book 3: “Influence of Democracy on Manners, Properly So Called” led by Randy Grinnan. Reading Group discussions are held monthly in English and last approximately 1.5 hours.

What’s Brewing in America?

June 7, 2010 by  
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A conversation about democracy, populism, and the American Tea Party movement with CSS President Marion Smith.

Economics in One Lesson by Henry Hazlitt

May 10, 2010 by  
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A book discussion about the relationship between the government and the economy. Moderated by Dániel Nagy. Reading Group discussions are held monthly in English and last approximately 1.5 hours.

The Law by Frédéric Bastiat

March 1, 2010 by  
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Lead by Tibor Mándi, CSS membes discussed the relevance of natural law and the regulatory role of the state in a democratic society.

The Road to Serfdom by F.A. Hayek

February 1, 2010 by  
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Lead by Márton Baranyi, CSS members discussed how the idea of the free market economy influences society and how classical liberalism is relevant in times of economic crisis.

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