Course: World Economy

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Course title World Economy
Course code EVS/BASVE
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter and summer
Number of ECTS credits 4
Language of instruction English
Status of course Compulsory, Optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Course availability The course is available to visiting students
Lecturer(s)
  • MAJEROVÁ Ingrid, Dr. Ing.
Course content
1. Delimitation of the world economy 2. Development of shaping the world economy 3. Growth, development and structure of the world economy 4. International trade - causes of trade 5. International trade - trade policy of the state, customs 6. World movement of capital 7. International monetary relations 8. International labour mobility and scientific and technical knowledge 9. Centres of the world economy 10. European Union and its position in the world economy 11. Developing countries 12. Centrally planned economies 13. The position of Czech Republic in the world economy

Learning activities and teaching methods
Skills demonstration
  • unspecified - 26 hours per semester
  • unspecified - 40 hours per semester
  • unspecified - 60 hours per semester
Recommended literature
  • CLARK, G. A Farewell to Alms: A Brief Economic History of the World. Princeston: Princeton University Press, 2007. ISBN 9780691141282.
  • KRUGMANN, P. R., OBSFELD, M., MELITZ, M.. International Economy. New York, 2015. ISBN 9780133826944.
  • MADISON, A. The World Economy. A Millennial Perspective.. Geneve: OECD, 2001. ISBN 92-64-18608-5.


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