Personal profile


András Margitay-Becht is a computational economist and computer scientist. He joined Saint Mary’s College in 2008. His current research focuses on managing math phobia and integrating computational processes into Economics. His additional research interests are economic development, migration, defense economics and ludology. András is currently Chair of the Economics Department at Saint Mary's College.

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School of Economics and Business Administration » Economics
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Education/Academic qualification

PhD, Computer Science, Eötvös Loránd University

… → Jul 2025

PhD International Business Transactions, Budapest University of Technology and Economics

… → 2008

MA Finance, Budapest University of Economic Sciences and Public Administration

… → 2004

MSC Technical Informatics, System Design, Budapest University of Technology and Economics

… → 2004

Research Interests

  • Impact of the location and infrastructure of nations to the economics of live streaming
  • Impact of immigration on the long-term economic growth of Hungary
  • Economic Development
  • Ludology and Gamification
  • Agent-based computational Economics
  • Technology and Pedagogy


  • Economics