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environment-economics-society BME Department of Environmental Economics

Important information

Contact

Secretariat:
Building Q, wing A, room 232
Telephone: (+36-1) 463 1941
Telefax: (+36-1) 463 1149

 

Postal address:
BME Department of Environmental Economics
Budapest
Magyar tudósok körútja 2
H-1117
Hungary

 

e-mail: kornygzd@eik.bme.hu

Events

Research

The Department of Environmental Economics has participated and led a number of domestic and international research projects. Our main fields of research and expertise are:

 

  • Environmental economics, environmental management and evaluation of natural and environmental capital,
  • Economic means in environmental regulations,
  • Regional and environmental economics,
  • Environmentally conscious resource and energy management,
  • Sustainable transport,
  • Energy and climate policy,
  • Waste management and recycling,
  • Corporate environmental management (EMAS and ISO),
  • The concept of welfare in ecological economics,
  • Industrial background of environmental economics and environmental markets,
  • Domestic environmental policies, cooperation and EU harmonization,
  • EU and Hungarian environmental policies and strategies,
  • Sustainability education, trainings and corporate sustainability education programmes,
  • Environmental law,
  • Local Agenda 21 and local sustainability programmes.

 

We have established an extensive cooperation with our international and domestic partners. We have participated in several national research programmes (including the Jedlik Ányos Programme, projects funded by the National Scietific Research Fund), and European programmes (including INTERREG, FP7, ESPON, Central Europe)