Béla Galgóczi

Senior Researcher

Background

Bela Galgoczi has been working as senior research officer at the European Trade Union Institute (ETUI), Brussels since April 2003. His main research fields over the years have been capital and labour mobility in the EU, third country migration and income convergence. His current research focus is a just transition towards a carbon neutral economy with focus on fair labour market transitions in carbon intensive sectors and regions. He has a degree in electronical engineering (Budapest Technical University), in sociology (University of Sciences Budapest) with post-graduate studies in political science University of Amsterdam). He also holds a Ph.D. in economics (Hungarian Academy of Sciences).

Areas of activity

employment and social policies, sustainable development, impact of crisis, labour mobility, restructuring, managing change, location competition, Central Eastern Europe

Publications from this author

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Towards a just transition: coal, cars and the world of work

The role of trade unions and social dialogue is key in demonstrating the major differences between coal-based energy generation and the... Find out more

Climate change and trade union issues

SEER Journal for Labour and Social Affairs in Eastern Europe SEER, Volume 22 (2019), Issue 2, ISSN: 1435-2869, ISSN online: 1435-2869, https... Find out more

Phasing out coal – a just transition approach

This working paper examines what a Just Transition to a Greener but employment-rich and egalitarian economy might look like. It examines the... Find out more

Some aspects of the readiness for EU accession in the Western Balkans

SEER Journal for Labour and Social Affairs in Eastern Europe SEER, Volume 22 (2019), Issue 1, ISSN: 1435-2869, ISSN online: 1435-2869, https... Find out more