Master of Arts, University Economic Science, Budapest, 1955. Doctor, University Economic Science, Budapest, 1959. Doctor of Philosophy, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest, 1964.
Doctor of academy, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest, 1974.
Editor Public of Economic & Law, Budapest, 1955-1962. Senior lecturer Budapest University Economics, 1962-1967. Professor, head economic department University of Dar Es Salaam, Dares Salaam, Tanzania, 1967-1971.
Professor Budapest University of Economic Science, 1971-1985. Research director Institute of Social Science, Budapest, 1985-1989. Professor Budapest University of Economic Science, since 1989.
Part time research fellow Afro-Asian Research Center of Academy, Budapest, 1963-1974, part time head department Institute of World Economic, 1973-1974, professor research fellow, 1974-1985, head of Doctor of Philosophy program international relations Budapest University of Economic Science, 1993-2001.
Board directors Hungarian United Nations Association, since 1976. Member Hungarian Academy of Sciences (member presidential council 1999).
Married Ilona Papy, February 4, 1955.