Latest releases:

From Central Planning to the Market by Libor Žídek


Tyrants Writing Poetry, edited by Konstantin Kaminskij and Albrecht Koschorke

Coming soon:

Coca-Cola Socialism by Radina Vučetić

Pagans and Christians in the Late Roman Empire was presented at Pécs University on November 20, and at CEU on November 30. At this latter occasion also the Latin-English hagiography of St Margaret of Hungary was launched.

CEU Press was at the 2017 ASEEES Convention in Chicago.

CEU Press exhibited at the Fifth European Congress on World and Global History hosted by both CEU and Corvinus University in Budapest.

House of a Thousand Floors  is a 2016

2017 Fall/Winter Catalog is available for download.

Roma-Gypsy Presence in the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth, 15th-18th Centuries by Lech Mróz received honorable mention for the Kulczycki Book Prize in Polish Studies.


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Accidental Occidental. Economics and culture of transition in Mitteleuropa, the Baltic and the Balkan Area
Lajos Bokros

Banking Reform
Edited by Jacek Rostowski

Capitalism from Outside?
Edited by Violetta Zentai and János Mátyás Kovács

Capitalism with a Comrade's Face
Roman Frydman

Corporate Governance in Central Europe and Russia
Edited by Roman Frydman

Central European University Privatization Reports I-II.

Disinflation in Transition Economies
Edited by Marek Dabrowski

Divide and Pacify. Strategic social policies and political protests in post-Communist democracies
Pieter Vanhuysse

Enterprise Exit Processes in Transition Economies
Edited by Leszek Balcerowicz

From Socialism to Capitalism
János Kornai

Gratis Economy, The
András Kelen

Higher Education and the American Dream
Marvin Lazerson

Institutional Trust and Economic Policy. Lessons from the history of the euro
Dóra Gyõrffy

Linkages of Financial Groups in the European Union
Ingrid Ulst

Macroeconomic Policies and the Development of Markets in Transition Economies
Fabrizio Coricelli

Not Only the Market
Martin Potucek

On Baltic Slovenia and Adriatic Lithuania
Zenonas Norkus

Political Economy of Protest and Patience, The
Béla Greskovits

Politics and Policies in Post-Communist Transition. Primary and secondary privatization in Central Europe and the former Soviet Union
Károly A. Soós

Privatization in Eastern Europe
Roman Frydman

Socialism, Capitalism, Transformation
Leszek Balcerowicz

State-building. A comparative study of Ukraine, Lithuania, Belarus and Russia
Verena Fritz

Trimming the Sails. The comparative political economy of expansionary fiscal consolidations
István Benczes

Which Way Goes Capitalism? The European Union's place in a dramatically changing world
Daniel Daianu

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