Balázs Vedres

Associate Professor
Director, Center for Network Science
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Zrinyi u. 14
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408
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+36 1 327-3000 x2606
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Qualifications: 
Ph.D. 2004 (Sociology), Columbia University, U.S.A
M.Sc. 1997 (Economics and Sociology), Budapest University of Economics, Hungary
B.A. 1995 (Economics and Sociology), Budapest University of Economics
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Academic/research topics: 
Post-socialist economic and social transformations
civil society organizations and technology
dynamics of political discourses.
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Publications

Book
Book Chapter
Vedres, B., and L. Bruszt. "The Politics of Civic Combinations." In Markets and civil society : the European experience in comparative perspective, edited by V. Perez-Diaz. European civil society , no. 5. New York: Berghahn Books, 2009.
Vedres, B.. "The Constellations of Economic Power : the Position of Political Actors, Banks and Large Corporations in the network of Directorate Interlocks in Hungary." In Sprungbrett Region? : Strukturen und Voraussetzungen vernetzter Geschäftsbeziehungen, edited by J. Fischer and S. Gensior. Berlin: Edition Sigma, 2002.
Vedres, B.. "A gazdasági mező szerkezete Magyarországon." In 50 éves a Budapesti Közgazdaságtudományi Egyetem : jubileumi tudományos ülésszak : 1998. október 1-3., edited by J. Temesi. Budapest: BKTE, 1998.
Vedres, B.. ""Ökonokrata" menedzser elit – az átalakulás nyertesei? : Az elit továbbélésének elméleteitől az átalakulás elmélete felé." In A magyar gazdasági elit a 90-es évek elején, edited by B. Janky and B. Vedres, 23-37. Budapest: BKE Szociológia és Szociálpol. Tansz., 1997.
Conference Paper
Vedres, B.. "Bank and power : The position of banks in the network of directorate interlocks of the large Hungarian corporation." In Changing elites and changing rules of the game : workshop proceedings : Budapest University of Economic Sciences, April 25-27, 1997, edited by Gy. Lengyel and B. Vedres, 173-181. Budapest: BKE, 1998.
Journal Article
Vedres, B., and B. Lászlo. "The Politics of Civic Combinations." VOLUNTAS: International Journal of Voluntary and Nonprofit Organizations 19, no. 2 (2008): 140-160.
Vedres, B., L. Bruszt, and D. Stark. "Organizing Technologies : Genre Forms of Online Civic Association in Eastern Europe." The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science 597 (2005): 171-188.
Vedres, B.. "Book review." American Anthropologist 107, no. 3 (2005): 520-521. Abstract
Vedres, B., and D. Stark. "The Pathways of Property Transformation : enterprise network careers in Hungary 1988-2000. Outline of analytic strategy." Columbia University, Institute of Social and Economic Research and Policy Working Papers, no. 01-01 (2001).
Vedres, B.. "A tulajdonosi hálózatok felbomlása." Közgazdasági szemle 47, no. 9 (2000): 680-699.
Miscellaneous
Vedres, B., and B. Janky. A magyar gazdasági elit a 90-es években. Budapest: BKE Szociológia és Szociálpol. Tansz., 1997.
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