Kristóf Gyódi

Analyst DELab UW

Faculty of Economic Sciences, University of Warsaw

He conducts a wide range of research related to contemporary changes in the economy, using new data sources and research methods based on big data analysis. Author of numerous reports and peer-reviewed articles, including those published in high-scoring journals. His research has contributed to a better understanding of how Airbnb works in terms of impact on urban development and the tourism industry. He was the first to conduct in-depth research on Airbnb in Poland.

Member of the NGI Forward research team operating under the European Commission's Next Generation Internet strategy. The team is responsible for developing a methodology for identifying emerging technologies and showing the links between societal challenges and technological developments. The resulting study, based on various methods from the field of machine learning, is an important contribution to the field of foresight.

He teaches macroeconomics at the Faculty of Economic Sciences of the University of Warsaw.

At DELab UW since October 2015.

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Publications by DELab UW

Career development

Professional career

2016: PhD dissertation opening (Title: The impact of digital technologies on the economy and new models of value creation)

2014-2015: Development Economics at the Georg-August-University of Göttingen as part of the Erasmus+ program

2010-2013: B.A. in International Economics at WNE UW

2013-2015: M.A. in International Economics at WNE UW

Publications

Book Chapters

Gyódi K., Śledziewska K. (2017), Is Schengen important for the economic cooperation of the V4?, European Union: Three Anniversaries: The Polish Perspective, pp. 173-187, E. Czarny, P. Folfas (eds.), SGH Publishing House, Warsaw 2017, ISBN: 978-83-8030-141-2.

Articles

Gyódi K. (2018), Airbnb and Sustainable Tourism in European Cities: a Comparative Analysis with the Hotel Industry, Journal of Cleaner Production (Sharing Economy Special Issue – in review)
Gyódi K., Ryś P.(2018), Modeling the Competition Between Uber and Licensed Taxi Drivers: The Role of Technology and Regulation, Electronic Commerce Research and Applications (Special Issue on „ICT and the Sharing Economy: Economic Perspectives on the New E-Commerce” – in review)
Gyódi K., Sobolewski M., Ziembiński M. (2018), What Drives Price Dispersion in European E-commerce Industry?, Central European Economic Journal (in-print)
Gyódi K. (2018), Airbnb and the Hotel Industry in Warsaw: An Example of the Sharing Economy?, Central European Economic Journal Vol 2 (49), pp. 23-34
Gyódi K. (2017), Determinants of CEE Government Bond Spreads and Contagion Between 2001-2014, Acta Oeconomica Vol. 67 (2), pp. 235–256
Gyódi K. (2014), The Impact of FDI on Bilateral Exports: The Case of the Automotive Industry in the Visegrad Countries, Ekonomia. Rynek, gospodarka, społeczeństwo, No. 37, pp. 57-77.

WP and DELab UW reports

Gyódi K. (2017), An Empirical Analysis on the Sharing Economy: The Case of Airbnb in Warsaw, Institute of Economic Research Working Papers, No.33/2017
Gyódi K. (2017), Uber vs Licensed Taxi Drivers: A War between Technological Standards, Working Paper DELab UW No.2/2017
Gyódi K. (2017), Airbnb and Booking.com: Sharing Economy Competing Against Traditional Firms?, Working Paper DELab UW No. 3/2017

Other

Gyódi K. (2017), Młode firmy i wysoki potencjał technologiczny szansą rozwoju gospodarczego Polski, Raport o Sytuacji Mikro i Małych Firm w Roku 2016, Bank Pekao
Gyódi K. (2016), Are V4 enterprises ready to join the digital revolution?, Aspen Review Central Europe No. 03/2016, pp. 22-26
Gyódi K., Śledziewska K., Zięba D. (2016), Wykorzystanie technologii cyfrowych w przedsiębiorstwach. Polska na tle państw unijnych, Buletin Euro Info No. 170, pp.27-30
Gyódi K., Pugacewicz A., Śledziewska K., Sobolewski M., Włoch R., Ziembiński M. (2016), Analysis of the geo-blocking mechanism in the context of price differentiation in cross-border e-commerce in the European Union. Poland’s perspective, DELab UW Report
Gauger I., Gyódi K. (2016), The Use of ICT Technologies by SMEs in Ukraine. DELab UW Report

Attendance at conferences

National Conferences

Gyódi K., ‘Airbnb and Booking.com: Sharing Economy Competing Against Traditional Firms’, 9th International Conference on Applied Economics: Contemporary Issues in Economy, Polish Economic Society, Institute of Economic Research, Toruń, 22-23.06.2017
Gyódi K., Sobolewski M., Ziembiński M., ‘What Drives Price Dispersion in European E-commerce Industry’, XXVII Conference of the Faculty of Economic Sciences at the University of Warsaw, Serock, 23-24.09.2016

Gyódi K., Paliński M., ‘Data-Driven Topic Identification for the Next Generation Internet’, EIS Expert Workshop on big data as a statistical source of innovation indicators, MERIT (Maastricht University), Deloitte Belgium, European Future Innovation System Centre (EFIS), Nesta, and Sociedade Portuguesa de Inovação (SPI), Brussels (Belgium), 19.03.2018
Gyódi K., Paliński M., ‘Data-Driven Topic Identification for the Next Generation Internet’, NGI Matchmaking Event, The National Contact Points ICT/NGI, Imaginove and CCI of Lyon, Lyon (France), 01.02.2018
Gyódi K., IoT zmieni wszystko: nowe modele wytwarzania wartości od fabryki do konsumenta, Forum Ekspansji Internetu Rzeczy, Toruń Technology Park, 30.11.2017
Participation in the panel discussion: Digital transformation of services over a decentralized Internet. The case of financial services and new technologies, Central European Internet Governance Forum 2017, IGF Poland, 21.11.2017
Gyódi K., ‘ICT Sector in V4: Young Firms and SMEs’, V4 Goes Innovative – State of Play and Way Forward, Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Prague, 21.11.2016
Gyódi K, ‘Determinants of Government Bond Yields and Contagion During The Crises in the CEE Countries’, Warsaw Economic Seminar, University of Warsaw, 3.12.2015

International Conferences

Gyódi K., ‘Airbnb and Sustainable Tourism in European Cities: a Comparative Analysis with the Hotel Industry’, 5th Global Conference on Economic Geography, University of Cologne, 24-29.07.2018
Gyódi K., ‘Determinants of Accommodation Prices Provided by Airbnb and the Hotel Industry’, 5TH International Workshop on the Sharing Economy, University of Mannheim, 28-29.06.2018
Gyódi K., Ryś P.(2018), ‘Modeling the Competition Between Uber and Licensed Taxi Drivers: The Role of Technology and Regulation’, Warsaw International Economic Meeting, Faculty of Economic Sciences, University of Warsaw, 03-05.07.2018
Gyódi K., ‘Airbnb and Booking.com: Sharing Economy Competing Against Hotel Industry?’, 3rd International DELab UW Conference „Ongoing Digitalisation of Economies and Society”, University of Warsaw, 29.09.2017
Gyódi K., ‘Airbnb and Booking.com: Sharing Economy Competing Against Traditional Firms’, 4th International Workshop on the Sharing Economy, University of Lund, 15-16.06.2017
Gyódi K., ‘Airbnb and Booking.com: Sharing Economy Competing Against Traditional Firms’, Warsaw International Economic Meeting, Faculty of Economic Sciences, University of Warsaw, 04-06.07.2017
Gyódi K., ‘The Sharing Economy vs. Traditional Firms: A War Between Standards?’, Competitive Advantage in the Digital Economy Forum, University of Warwick, Venice (Italy), 1-3.06.2017
Gyódi K., ‘Sharing Economy in Warsaw: The Case of Airbnb’, Forum in Accounting, Business and Economics for Young Researchers and Academic Staff, University of Lodz, 06.04.2017
Gyódi K., Sobolewski M., Ziembiński M., ‘What Drives Price Dispersion in European E-commerce Industry?’ 9th Annual EuroMed Conference: „Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Digital Ecosystems”, EMAB (Euromed Academy of Business), University of Warsaw, 14-16.09.2016

Research projects

Leading research projects

The nature of new business models and their significance for the development of traditional markets on the example of Airbnb
Duration: 2018.06- 2020.06
Funding source: National Science Center, Prelude grant
Project id: 2017/27/N/HS4/00951
Grant funds: 104,570 PLN

Team research participant

SharOn: Opportunities for European Entrepreneurs in the Sharing Economy
Duration: 2017.12- 2019.12
Funding Source: European Commission
Project id: 251-G-GRO-PPA-16-9953
Grant amount awarded to the University of Warsaw: 60 249 EUR
Grant amount awarded to the Consortium as a whole: 353 569 EUR
Konsorcjum: University of Warsaw (PL), Toruń Regional Development Agency SA (PL), Unione Regionale Delle Camere Di Commercio Industria, Artigianato E Agricoltuta Del Veneto (IT), Bic Bratislava. Spol. S.R.O. (SK), Bulgarian Industrial Association-Union Of the Bulgarian Business (BG), Tartu Science Park Foundation TSP (EST)

EU Engineroom: Explorations in Next Generation Internet Emerging Research Opportunities, Technologies and Methods
Duration: 2017.10- 2018.12
Funding Source: European Commission
Project id: H2020-ICT-2017-1
Grant amount awarded to the University of Warsaw: 125 500 EUR
Grant amount awarded to the Consortium as a whole: 692 375 EUR
Consortium: Nesta (UK), University of Warsaw (PL), Eurecat (ES)

Digital transformation and changes in the drivers of / obstacles to catching up in factory economies
Duration: 2018.01- 2018.04
Funding Source: European Trade Union Institute
Project id: 1751-909
Grant amount awarded to the University of Warsaw: 4900 EUR

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