Curriculum vitae

I was born in Budapest, Hungary, 1956.


Karl Marx University of Economics (at present Corvinus University of Budapest), Budapest, Hungary

1980 graduation;   1983: MA Degree;   1989: Ph.D. degree

Work experience

1980 -1986, Budapest, Hungary:   Institute of Theoretical Research of the Trade Unions,  Institute of Social Science Research,   Institute of World Economy of the Hungarian Academy of Science

1986 -1988, Mexico City, Mexico :  Instituto del Posgrado, Universidad Nacional Autonoma, DF.

1989 -1991, Brighton, UK :   Institute of Development Studies at the University of Sussex

Since 1992 I have been working as an independent researcher, based in Geneva, Switzerland, engaged in various research projects at the following institutions:

United Nations University, World Institute for Development Economic Research - Helsinki, Finland

Research and writing grant Grantee, MacArthur Foundation - Chicago, USA

International Labour Office;
United Nations Research Institute for Social Development;
Small Arms Survey, Graduate Institute of International Studies - Geneva, Switzerland

CREDIT/METDAC thematic research network funded by the European Commission

Bonn International Center for Conversion - Bonn, Germany

Saferworld - UK

Stockholm International Peace Research Institute - Stockholm, Sweden.

Contact : yuditkiss@pm.me