The Institute for Economic and Enterprise Research operated by the Hungarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MKIK GVI), is a non-profit economic research institute indulging in applied research in several subfields of economics. The Institute is a market leader in Hungary in empirical company researches especially in the field of business climate research. They survey 17,000 companies per year by questionnaire with several methods (personal interviews, telephone interviews, online surveys).
The Institute yields information and structured data concerning the processes of Hungarian and foreign markets and to various influential factors – such as the actual situation or distant future prospects – of the companies rallied in the chamber. The Institute is a network organisation leaning on the network of researchers of universities and research institutes. Its mission is to provide empirically and theoretically substantiated knowledge and analysis of the economic and social processes that influence the actual situation and perspectives of Hungarian economy and Hungarian companies. Accordingly, it endeavours to facilitate access to the primary databases and research findings of the Institute thereby promoting the notion of transparency. They offer all the research results in pdf format on our website (http://gvi.hu/).
Also, indispensable information for businesses is available concerning the situation of Hungarian macro-economy and the prognosis of the European business cycle. Moreover, two sites were launched with databases. Hungarian labour market prognosis data is available at http://www.mmpp.hu/. The second one is http://www.szakmavilag.hu /, a website that provides information on all the skills that can be learned in vocational schools, mainly on the content of the training and on labour market opportunities after graduation.