Course: Economics I

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Course title Economics I
Course code EVS/BAZMI
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Seminary
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 5
Language of instruction English
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • TUREČKOVÁ Kamila, Ing.
  • MAJEROVÁ Ingrid, Dr. Ing.
  • TVRDOŇ Michal, doc. Mgr. Ing. Ph.D.
  • VERNER Tomáš, Ing.
  • GAJDOVÁ Karin, Ing. Ph.D.
Course content
1. Basic concepts and contexts of economics 2. Basic elements od market 3. Rational consumer behaviour and demand formation 4. Production and choice of technology 5. General equilibrium 6. Revenues, costs and profit 7. Perfect competition and market position of firm 8. Imperfect competition and market position of firm 9. Land market 10. Labour market 11. Capital market 12. Market failure and microeconomic role of the state 13. Public choice theory

Learning activities and teaching methods
Skills demonstration, Seminar classes
  • unspecified - 39 hours per semester
  • unspecified - 26 hours per semester
  • unspecified - 40 hours per semester
  • unspecified - 40 hours per semester
Recommended literature
  • CASE, K. E., FAIR, R. C., OSTER, S. Principles of Macroeconomics. New York: Prentice Hall, 2011. ISBN 978-0131391406.
  • COWEN , T., ALEX TABARROK, A. Modern Principles: Microeconomics. New York: Worth Publishers, 2011. ISBN 978-1429239998.
  • FRANK, H., R. Microeconomics and Behavior. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2009. ISBN 978-00-73375-94-6.
  • HALL, R. E., LIEBERMAN , M. Microeconomics: Principles and Applications. Mason: Cengage Learning, 2011. ISBN 978-1111822569.
  • HAMERMESH, D. Economics is Everywhere. New York: Worth Publishers, 2011. ISBN 978-1429287753.
  • MANKIW, N. G. Principles of Microeconomics. Mason: Cengage Learning, 2011. ISBN 978-0538453066.
  • VARIAN, R. Intermediate Microeconomics: A Modern Approach. New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 2009. ISBN 9780393934243.


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