Course syllabus HP - Economic Policy (ŠAVŠ - Sklad předmětů)

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Course title: Economic Policy
Semester: -- item not defined --
Course supervisor: prof. Ing. Stanislav Šaroch, Ph.D.
Supervising department: Department of Law and Economics (ŠAVŠ)
Prerequisites for registration: Bachelor state examination
Time allowance: full-time, 2/0 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
part-time, 0/12 (lectures per period / seminars per period)
Type of study: usual
Form of teaching: lecture, seminar
Mode of completion and credits: Exam (3 credits)
Course objective:
The aim of the course is to deliver essential knowledge from the field of economic policy. This course is focused on EU topics. The main emphasis is focused on ability of graduates to estimate results and impacts of certain policy measures and its potentials and limits in both national and supranational contexts.
 
Course methods: -- item not defined --
 
Course content:
1.Theoretical foundations of Economic Policy, its aims, tools and subjects. Points of view on the subject. (allowance 2/0)
2.Economic policy and election system, democratic decision making in cases where highly qualified analysis is needed. Political or technocratic? (allowance 2/0)
3.Philosophy of law and economics of trust. (allowance 2/0)
4.Macroeconomic analysis. (allowance 2/0)
5.Stabilization policy. (allowance 2/0)
6.Macroeconomic policy mix in a small open economy. (allowance 2/0)
7.Selected issues of microeconomic policy. (allowance 4/0)
8.The European Union - development, facts, law, institutions and budget. (allowance 2/0)
9.Economic integration, real and nominal economic convergence. (allowance 2/0)
10.The EU Economic Policy. (allowance 2/0)
11.Globalization. (allowance 2/0)
12.Chalenges of contemporary economic policy. (allowance 2/0)
 
Learning outcomes and competences:
After completing the course, student will be able to:
 
-Will explain relationships among the subjects of economic policy
-Will interpret main aims of both macro- and microeconomic policy
-Will understand the definitions of the Economic Policy subject at intermediate level

Teaching methods and workload (hours of workload):
Type of teaching methodDaily attendanceCombined form
Direct teaching
     Attendance of lectures24 h0 h
     Attendance of courses/seminars/tutorials0 h8 h
Self-study
     Course reading and ongoing preparation24 h24 h
     Ongoing evaluation0 h16 h
     Composing of individual (seminar) work12 h12 h
     Preparation for final oral exam24 h24 h
Total84 h84 h
 
Assessment methods:
Requirement typeDaily attendanceCombined form
Term paper60 %30 %
Mid-term test(s)0 %30 %
Final oral exam40 %40 %
Total100 %100 %
 
Course completion:
An essay evaluation, (in case of combined/distance form of studies mid-term test), oral exam - discussion on the essay topic and on general overview of the content of the course.
 
Support for combined/distance forms of study:
Educational and supporting study materials distributed through the AIS.
 
Reading list:
Basic:
BLINDER, A. Is Government Too Political?.  [online]. 1997. URL: http://www.foreignaffairs.com/articles/53584/alan-s-blinder/is-government-too-political.
Language of instruction: Czech
KLIKOVÁ, C. -- KOTLÁN, I. Hospodářská politika. 3rd ed. Ostrava: Sokrates, 2013. ISBN 978-80-86572-76-5.
BALDWIN, R. -- WYPLOSZ, C. Ekonomie evropské integrace. 4th ed. Praha: Grada Publishing, a.s., 2013. ISBN 978-80-247-4568-8.
KUHN, Z. -- CEPL, V. Právní principy.  [online]. 2008. URL: http://media.rozhlas.cz/_audio/564255.mp3.
CEPL, V. Vojtěch Cepl - Krize demokracie.  [online]. 2009. URL: http://media.rozhlas.cz/_audio/986448.mp3.
Language of instruction: English
BÉNASSY-QUÉRÉ, A. -- JACQUET, P. -- PISANI-FERRY, J. Economic Policy. New York: Oxford University Press, 2010. 709 p. ISBN 978-0-19-532273-6.
BALDWIN, R. -- WYPLOSZ, C. The economics of European integration. London: McGraw-Hill Education, 2015. ISBN 978-0-07-716965-7.

Recommended:
HARDIN, G. The Tragedy of the Commons.  [online]. 1968. URL: http://www.sciencemag.org/content/162/3859/1243.
Oxford Review of Economic Policy, Oxford University Press (přístupné z databáze J-STOR)
Language of instruction: Czech
ŽÁK, M. -- ŠAROCH, S. Ekonomická teorie a česká ekonomika. Praha: Academia, 2004.

Study plans:
N-EM-GPME Marketing Management in the Global Environment, full-time form, initial academic year WS 2014/2015
N-EM-GPME Marketing Management in the Global Environment, full-time form, initial academic year SS 2014/2015
N-EM-GPP Law in the Global Business Environment, full-time form, initial academic year SS 2014/2015
N-EM-GPME Marketing Management in the Global Environment, full-time form, initial academic year WS 2015/2016
N-EM-GPP Law in the Global Business Environment, full-time form, initial academic year WS 2016/2017
N-EM-GPP Law in the Global Business Environment, full-time form, initial academic year WS 2017/2018
N-EM-GPP Law in the Global Business Environment, full-time form, initial academic year WS 2018/2019
Track NMPPE International Business and Law full-time form, initial academic year SS 2018/2019
N-MPPE Business Administration - Major in International Business and Law, full-time form, initial academic year SS 2018/2019
N-MPP Business Administration - Major in International Business and Law, full-time form, initial academic year SS 2018/2019
Track NMPP International Business and Law part-time form, initial academic year SS 2018/2019
N-MPP Business Administration - Major in International Business and Law, full-time form, initial academic year SS 2018/2019
N-MPP Business Administration - Major in International Business and Law, part-time form, initial academic year SS 2018/2019
Track NMPP International Business and Law full-time form, initial academic year SS 2018/2019
Track NMPP International Business and Law full-time form, initial academic year SS 2018/2019
Track NMPP International Business and Law full-time form, initial academic year WS 2019/2020
N-MPP Business Administration - Major in International Business and Law, full-time form, initial academic year WS 2019/2020
N-MPP Business Administration - Major in International Business and Law, full-time form, initial academic year WS 2019/2020
Track NMPPE International Business and Law full-time form, initial academic year WS 2019/2020
N-MPPE Business Administration - Major in International Business and Law, full-time form, initial academic year WS 2019/2020
Track NMPP International Business and Law part-time form, initial academic year WS 2019/2020
Track NMPP International Business and Law full-time form, initial academic year WS 2019/2020
N-MPP Business Administration - Major in International Business and Law, part-time form, initial academic year WS 2019/2020
 
Run in the period of: WS 2019/2020, SS 2018/2019, WS 2018/2019, SS 2017/2018, WS 2017/2018, SS 2016/2017   (and older)
Course tutor: doc. Ing. Pavel Mertlík, CSc. (examiner, instructor)
prof. Ing. Stanislav Šaroch, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor, supervisor)
Teaching language: Czech, English
Room: Mladá Boleslav, Praha


Last modification made by prof. Ing. Stanislav Šaroch, Ph.D. on 05/07/2018.

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