Course: Economic Policy of the European Union

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Course title Economic Policy of the European Union
Course code EVS/BPEHP
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Seminary
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter and summer
Number of ECTS credits 6
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • TVRDOŇ Michal, doc. Mgr. Ing. Ph.D.
  • MAJEROVÁ Ingrid, Dr. Ing.
Course content
1. The role of economic in the integration process. International economic cooperation in terms of globalisation of the world economy. Supranational and cooperative elements in the economic policies of the Economic Union 2. Financing of EU economic policies 3. The common trade policy 4. The common agricultural policy 5. The common transport policy and the common fisheries policy 6. Economic, social and territorial cohesion in the EU 7. Economic and monetary union 8. Competition in the EU 9. The concept and forms of industrial policy in the EU. Research and development in the EU 10. The EU social and employment policy 11. EU environmental policy. Consumer protection in EU 12. EU development and co-operation policy 13. Economic Policy of the Czech Republic before and after joining the EU

Learning activities and teaching methods
Skills demonstration, Seminar classes
  • unspecified - 26 hours per semester
  • unspecified - 13 hours per semester
  • unspecified - 95 hours per semester
  • unspecified - 40 hours per semester
Recommended literature
  • BALDWIN, R., WYPLOSZ, CH. Ekonomie evropské integrace. Praha: Grada, 2008. ISBN 978-80-247-1807-1.
  • FOJTÍKOVÁ, L., LEBIEDZIK, M. Společné politiky Evropské unie. Historie a současnost se zaměřením na Českou republiku. Praha: C. H. Beck, 2008. ISBN 978-80-7179-939-9.
  • JOVANOVIC, M. N. The Economics of European Integration. Limits and Prospects. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, 2005. ISBN 1-84542-377-1.
  • KÖNIG, P. A KOL. Rozpočet a politiky Evropské unie. Příležitost pro změnu. Praha: C. H. Beck, 2009. ISBN 978-80-7400-011-9.
  • LEBIEDZIK, M., TVRDOŇ, M. Hospodářské politiky Evropských společenství - vznik, vývoj a součastnost. Karviná: SU OPF, 2007. ISBN 978-80-7248-424-9.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
School of Business Administration in Karvina European Integration (14) Economy 2 Summer
School of Business Administration in Karvina Public Economy and Administration (16) Economy 2 Summer