Gergo Pulay is a Research Fellow at the Center for Policy Studies. His main research interests include urban marginality, poverty, ethnicity, stigmatization, economic anthropology, ethnographic research practice. He defended his PhD dissertation with the title ‘Street life, Value and Exchange in a Poor Neighbourhood of Bucharest’. Currently he is also a Research Fellow at the Institute for Regional Studies at the Centre for Economic and Regional Studies, Hungarian Academy of Sciences. Previously he was an International Fellow at the New Europe College in Bucharest, and a Doctoral Fellow of the Marie Curie SocAnth International PhD Programme Promoting Anthropology in Central and Eastern Europe.