Katalin Erdős

Research Fellow, MTA-PTE Innovation and Economic Growth Research Group (2012-2014 research assistant, since 2014 research fellow), Assistant Professor, Department of Economics and Econometrics Email: erdosk@ktk.pte.hu Phone: +36-72/501-599 extension: 23134 Room: B403


  • PhD in Economics, University of Pécs, Pécs, 2014
  • University of Pécs Faculty of Business and Economics
  • Doctoral School of Regional Policy and Economics (full time), 2006-2009
  • MSc in Economics, University of Pécs Faculty of Business and Economics, Business Major, Regional Policy of EU and Hungary specialization, 2000-2005
  • FernUniversität Hagen, Diplomvolkswirtin, 2003-2006

Curriculum Vitae

Research Interests

universities and technological change, regional innovation policy analysis


Katalin Erdős is PhD in Economics (University of Pécs, 2014). She worked previously as Research Assistant at the Centre for Regional Education, Development and Consulting and with scholarship at the Tax and Financial Control Administration. Her research focus is on the impact of universities on the regional economy with a particular attention to the role of academic entrepreneurship. Teaching areas include Innovation and Sectoral Policies, Territorial Economic Development, Introduction into Economics, Microeconomics and Environmental Economics. She has participated in different research projects targeting regional development.

Katalin Erdos

Regional Innovation and Entrepreneurship Research Center