Balázs Muraközy is a research fellow at IEHAS. He received his MA (2003) and PhD (2008) in economics from Central European University. His main research interests are the behaviour of firms, internationalisation and regulation. His research focuses on export dynamics, the role of quality and innovation in exports and the determinants of firm growth. He has taught several courses inmicroeconomics, innovation and applied econometrics. He also has a regular column on economic and policy questions in Magyar Narancs, a Hungarian weekly.