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School of Politics and International Relations

Beni Kovacs

 Beni Kovacs



Supervisors: Professor Jean-Francois Drolet and Professor Ray Kiely

Research topic: A beacon of the Right throughout the world: The rise of radical conservatism in Hungary and its reflections in the West

Research Interests: International relations, political thought, right-wing ideologies, Central & Eastern Europe, Hungary


  • MA in International Relations, Central European University
  • BA in International Studies, Indiana University Bloomington 

Work experience: 

Before starting at QM, Beni worked at an EU innovation agency in Budapest. He has also worked at the Hungarian Embassy in Washington D.C. and at the EU Delegation to Turkey.


Hungary, America and the Rise of National Conservatism, Visegrad Insight

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