Sylabus předmětu DEKA - Economics (FBE - 2019/2020 - post-graduate studies)

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Course code:
Course title in Czech:
Course title in English: Economics
Semester: 2019/2020
Mode of completion and number of credits:
Exam (0 credits), Commissional exam (0 credits)
Mode of delivery and timetabled classes:
full-time, 24/0 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
part-time, 24/0 (lectures per period / seminars per period)
Level of course:
Course type:
Type of delivery:
usual, consulting
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Language of instruction:
Czech, English
Course supervisor:
Course supervising department:
Faculty: Faculty of Business and Economics
prof. PhDr. Kamil Fuchs, CSc. (examiner, lecturer)
doc. Ing. Petr Rozmahel, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, supervisor)
Timetable in this semester:
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Aim of the course and learning outcomes:
The students deepen knowledge about microeconomic and macroeconomic theoretical approaches to the advanced level. The student will be able to use and develop the present-day analytical methods and apprehend the complexity of economic theory including the contemporary alternatives to the mainstream economics.
Course content:
Theory of consumer behaviour: preferences, approaches to utility, budget line, optimisation, initial endowment, allocation of time, uncertainty decision, institutional and post-keynesian views of consumer behaviour (allowance 0/0)
2.Demand theory: individual and market demand, partial market equilibrium, various type of consumer demand, changes in demand (allowance 0/0)
Production: factors of production theory, production function, costs, revenues (allowance 0/0)
Firm behaviour and supply: firms behaviour under various market conditions, alternative concept of firm behaviour (managerial, behavioural, institutional, post-keynesian) (allowance 0/0)
5.Market equilibrium and price: effectiveness of markets in views of different approaches to economy (allowance 0/0)
Market of factors of production: impact of perfect and non-prefect competition on labour market, capital market, alternative approaches to labour market behaviour (allowance 0/0)
General equilibrium approach: effectiveness in consumption, effectiveness in production, general equilibrium, impacts of market failures (allowance 0/0)
Market failures and microeconomic policy: externalities, asymmetric information, public goods (allowance 0/0)
Present-day development in macroeconomics: new neo-classical macroeconomics, new Keynesian macroeconomics, post-Keynesian economics, etc. (allowance 0/0)
Macroeconomic equilibrium in the AS-AD and IS-LM model: neo-classical and neo-keynesian approach to aggregate supply, Keynesian and monetary approach to transmission (allowance 0/0)
Money in economy and the role of central bank in neo-keynesian, post-keynesian and monetary theory, exogenous and endogenous character of money (allowance 0/0)
Economic growth: Keynesian and neo-classical theories of economic growth, real business cycle theory (allowance 0/0)
Macroeconomics of an open economy: product determination is an open economy, IS-LM-BP model, capital mobility, monetary theory of balance of payments, exchange rates determination (allowance 0/0)
Learning activities and teaching methods:
Type of teaching method
Daily attendance
Combined form
Total0 h0 h
Assessment methods:
Subject is finished by oral exam based on the topics included in syllabi.
Assessment criteria ratio:
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Recomended reading and other learning resources:
BLAUG, M. Economic theory in retrospect. 5th ed. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2002. 725 p. ISBN 0-521-57153-7.
MANKIW, N G. Macroeconomics. 642 p. ISBN 978-1-4641-8289-1.
MANKIW, N G. -- TAYLOR, M P. Macroeconomics. 3rd ed. Andover: Cengage Learning, 2014. 451 p. ISBN 978-1-4080-8197-6.
VARIAN, H R. Intermediate microeconomics: a modern approach. 9th ed. New York [u.a.: Norton, 2014. 758 p. International student edition. ISBN 978-0-393-12396-8.
DORNBUSCH, R. -- FISCHER, S. -- STARTZ, R. Macroeconomics. 9th ed. Boston: McGraw-Hill/Irwin, 613 p. ISBN 0-07-282340-2.

ABEL, A B. -- BERNANKE, B. -- CROUSHORE, D D. Macroeconomics. 8th ed. Boston [u.a.: Pearson, 2014. 672 p. ISBN 978-0-273-79230-7.
BLANCHARD, O. -- AMIGHINI, A. -- GIAVAZZI, F. Macroeconomics: a european perspective. 2nd ed. Harlow: Pearson, 2013. 590 p. ISBN 978-0-273-77168-5.
FRANK, R H. Microeconomics and behavior. 9th ed. New York: McGraw-Hill Education, 2015. 631 p. Series in economics (The McGraw-Hill/Irwin). ISBN 978-1-259-25393-5.
JONES, C I. Macroeconomics. 2nd ed. New York: W.W. Norton, 565 p. ISBN 978-0-393-93423-6.

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Last modification made by Ing. Jiří Gruber on 09/26/2019.

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