The finances of the pension system

Contact hours/week: 2

Assessment of studies: essay

Credits: 2

Semester: autumn/spring

Tutor: dr. Zoltán Varga, Department of Law of Finances


The course intends to give an overview of the finances of the pension systems in the Member States of the European Union, especially in Hungary.

The course tries to demonstrate the most important steps to the sustainability of the pension systems, and the results of the pension reforms in the Central Europe. The main subject matter is the Hungarian pension system in particular and its problems nowadays.