Course syllabus DEK - Economics (FBE - 2019/2020 - post-graduate studies)


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Course code: DEK
Course title in Czech:
Economics
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, 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:
doctor
Course type:
required
Type of delivery:
usual, consulting
Mode of delivery for our mobility students abroad:
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Language of instruction:
Czech, English
Course supervisor:
Course supervising department:
Faculty:
Teachers:
prof. PhDr. Kamil Fuchs, CSc. (examiner, lecturer, supervisor)
doc. Ing. Petr Rozmahel, Ph.D. (examiner)
doc. Ing. Pavel Syrovátka, Ph.D. (examiner, lecturer)
Prerequisites: none
 
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.
 
Course content:
1.
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)
3.
Production: factors of production theory, production function, costs, revenues (allowance 0/0)
4.
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)
6.
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)
7.
General equilibrium approach: effectiveness in consumption, effectiveness in production, general equilibrium, impacts of market failures (allowance 0/0)
8.
Market failures and microeconomic policy: externalities, asymmetric information, public goods (allowance 0/0)
9.
Present-day development in macroeconomics: new neo-classical macroeconomics, new Keynesian macroeconomics, post-Keynesian economics, etc. (allowance 0/0)
10.
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)
11.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)
12.
Economic growth: Keynesian and neo-classical theories of economic growth, real business cycle theory (allowance 0/0)
13.
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 methodDaily attendanceCombined form
Total0 h
0 h
 
Assessment methods:
Oral examination
 
Assessment criteria ratio:
Requirement type
Daily attendanceCombined form
Total
0 %
0 %
 
Recomended reading and other learning resources:
Basic:
SOUKUP, J. Mikroekonomická analýza. Praha: E-knihy, 2012. ISBN 978-80-905326-0-1.
VARIAN, H R. Microeconomic analysis. 3rd ed. New York: Norton, 1992. 506 p. ISBN 0-393-95735-7.
HOLMAN, R. et al. Dějiny ekonomického myšlení. 3rd ed. Praha: C.H. Beck, 2005. 539 p. ISBN 80-7179-380-9.

Recommended:
REES, R. Microeconomics. 3rd ed. New York: Pearson Education, 2004. 738 p. ISBN 0-582-40487-8.
VARIAN, H R. Intermediate microeconomics: a modern approach. 8th ed. New York: W.W. Norton & Co., 739 p. ISBN 978-0-393-93424-3.
HOLMAN, R. Mikroekonomie: středně pokročilý kurz. 2nd ed. V Praze: C.H. Beck, 2007. 592 p. Beckovy ekonomické učebnice. ISBN 978-80-7179-862-0.
HOLMAN, R. Makroekonomie: středně pokročilý kurz. 2nd ed. Praha: C.H. Beck, 2010. 424 p. Beckovy ekonomické učebnice. ISBN 978-80-7179-861-3.

Course listed in study plans for this semester:
Field of study D-EM-ME Business management and economics, full-time form, initial period 2019/2020 - post-graduate studies
Field of study D-EM-ME Business management and economics, part-time form, initial period 2019/2020 - post-graduate studies
Field of study D-EPA-F Finance, part-time form, initial period 2019/2020 - post-graduate studies
Field of study D-EPA-F Finance, full-time form, initial period 2019/2020 - post-graduate studies
Field of study D-SE-EI Economic informatics, full-time form, initial period 2019/2020 - post-graduate studies
Field of study D-SE-EI Economic informatics, part-time form, initial period 2019/2020 - post-graduate studies
 
Course listed in previous semesters:
Teaching place: Brno


Last modification made by Ing. Jiří Gruber on 07/18/2019.

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