Szelényi, Balázs A. The Failure of the Central European Bourgeoisie: New Perspectives in Hungarian History (New York: Palgrave Macmillan 2006).
Peter Reill and Balázs A. Szelényi (Eds.), Cores, Peripheries, and Globalization (Budapest: Central European University, 2011).
Szelényi, Balázs A. “New Burgher Revolution in Sixteenth-Seventeenth Century Hungary.” Social History, vol. 34, Issue 1, 2009, 231-249.
Szelényi, Balázs A. “From Minority to Übermensch: The Social Roots of Ethnic Conflict in the German Diaspora of Hungary, Romania, and Slovakia.” Past and Present, 196, (August, 2007), 215-251.
Szelényi, Balázs A. “The Dynamics of Urban Development: Towns in Sixteenth-Seventeenth Century Hungary.” American Historical Review, 109, no. 2 (April 2004), 360-86.
Szelényi, Balázs A. “Enlightenment from Below: German-Hungarian Patriots in the Eighteenth Century.” Austrian History Yearbook, 34 (2003), 111-143.
Szelényi, Iván, and Balázs Szelényi. "Why Socialism Failed? Towards a Theory of System-Breakdown." Theory and Society, Vol. 23, (April 1994), 211-231.
Szelényi, Balázs, and Iván Szelényi. “The Social Impact of Agrarian Reform: Social and Political Conflicts in the Post-Communist Transformation of Hungarian Agriculture.” The Anthropology of East Europe Review, Vol. 10 (Spring 1991), 12-24.
Fellowships and Scholarships
German Marshall Fund Research Fellowship 2005
National Endowment for the Humanities Library of Congress Fellowship 2004-2005
Fulbright New Century Scholar Award 2003
National Council for Eurasian and East European Research Fellowship 2002-2004
American Council of Learned Societies Library of Congress Fellowship in International Studies 2002-2003
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Research Fellowship 2002-2003
American Council of Learned Societies Postdoctoral Fellowship 2001-2002
Woodrow Wilson Center Research Scholarship (Washington, D.C.) 2001
Fulbright Post-Doctoral Research Scholarship: 2000-2001