Course: Public Economics

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Course title Public Economics
Course code EVS/BPVEA
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Seminary
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
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.
  • KOTLÁNOVÁ Eva, Ing. Ph.D.
  • MAJEROVÁ Ingrid, Dr. Ing.
  • TUREČKOVÁ Kamila, Ing.
Course content
1. Theoretical basis of the public sector and the concept of mixed economy 2. The relationship between public and private sector 3. Effectiveness of public sector 4. Evaluation of public projects 5. Application of theory of needs for objectification of the public sector 6. Justice and police 7. Defence 8. Science and Research 9. Education 10. Health 11. Social insurance 12. Culture 13. Habitation and Environment

Learning activities and teaching methods
Skills demonstration, Seminar classes
  • unspecified - 26 hours per semester
  • unspecified - 13 hours per semester
  • unspecified - 40 hours per semester
  • unspecified - 100 hours per semester
Recommended literature
  • DUBEN, R. Ekonomie veřejného sektoru. Praha: VŠE, 2000. ISBN 80-245-0049-3.
  • GRUBER, J. Public Finance and Public Policy. New York: Worth Publishers, 2011. ISBN 978-1-4292-1949-5.
  • HALÁSEK, D., LENERT, D. Ekonomika veřejného sektoru (vybrané kapitoly). Ostrava: VŠB-TU, 2008. ISBN 978-80-248-1854-2.
  • HALÁSEK, D. Veřejná ekonomika. Opava: Optys, 2007. ISBN 80-85819-60-0.
  • OCHRANA, F., PAVEL, J., VÍTEK, L. A KOL. Veřejný sektor a veřejné finance: Financování nepodnikatelských a podnikatelských aktivit. Praha: Grada Publishing, 2010. ISBN 978-80-247-3228-2.
  • PILNÝ, J., PEŠTA, J. Ekonomika veřejného sektoru. Pardubice: Univerzita Pardubice, 2000. ISBN 80-7194-258-8.
  • REKTOŘÍK, J. A KOL. Ekonomika a řízení odvětví veřejného sektoru. Praha: Ekopress, 2007. ISBN 978-80-86929-29-3.
  • STIGLITZ, J. E. Economics of the Public Sector. New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 2000. ISBN 978-0393966510.
  • STRECKOVÁ, Y. A KOL. Veřejná ekonomie pro školu i praxi. Praha: Computer Press, 1998. ISBN 80-7226-112-6.


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 Public Economy and Administration (12) Economy 2 Winter
School of Business Administration in Karvina Public Economy and Administration (16) Economy 2 Winter