Course syllabus DHP - Economic Policy and Public Administration (FBE - 2018/2019 - post-graduate studies)

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Course code:
Course title in Czech:
Economic Policy and Public Administration
Course title in English: Economic Policy and Public Administration
Semester: 2018/2019
Mode of completion and number of credits:
Exam (0 credits), Commissional exam (0 credits), Ph.D. commissional exam (0 credits)
Mode of delivery and timetabled classes:
full-time, 0/0 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
part-time, 0/0 (lectures per period / seminars per period)
Level of course:
Course type: optional
Type of delivery:
usual, consulting
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Course supervisor:
Course supervising department:
Teachers: doc. Ing. Svatopluk Kapounek, Ph.D. (examiner, lecturer)
prof. Ing. Lubor Lacina, Ph.D. (examiner, lecturer, supervisor)
Prerequisites: none
Timetable in this semester:
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Aim of the course and learning outcomes:
The aim of the course is to provide deeper knowledge of mechanisms and effects of economic policy, public administration and public finance.
Course content:
Economic policy (allowance 5/0)
Economic policy and its theoretical background - Aims and tools of economic policy
Stabilization role of macroeconomic policy in small open economy - fiscal and monetary integration
c.Economic transformation and process of economic globalisation

Public administration (allowance 6/0)
Territorial and regional division of state, its construction and functions
Models of public administration in Europe and USA
Supranational aspects of public administration in Europe
Role of government, regional and municipal public finance

3.Theory of public finance (allowance 5/0)
Therory of public choice
Theory of fiscal federalism
Problems of fiscal imbalances

Learning activities and teaching methods:
Type of teaching methodDaily attendanceCombined form
consultation16 h16 h
16 h16 h
Assessment methods:
Oral exam based on consultations and study of reccomended literature.
Assessment criteria ratio:
Requirement typeDaily attendance
Combined form
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Recomended reading and other learning resources:
One economics, many recipes: globalization, institutions, and economic growth. 7th ed. Princeton, N.J. [u.a.: Princeton Univ. Press, 2009. 263 p. ISBN 978-0-691-12951-8.
HOLZER, M. Public administration: an introduction. Armonk, N.Y [u.a.: M.E. Sharpe, 2011. 490 p. ISBN 978-0-7656-2120-7.
ROSEN, H S. -- GAYER, T. Public finance. 9th ed. Boston, MA: McGraw-Hill/Higher Education, 2010. 595 p. The McGraw-Hill series economics. ISBN 978-007-351135-1.
Reforming fiscal federalism and local government: beyond the zero-sum game. Paris: OECD Publishing, 2012. 135 p. OECD fiscal federalism studies. ISBN 978-92-64-09841-1.

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Last modification made by Ing. Jiří Gruber on 08/16/2018.

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