Course: Economics Theories

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Course title Economics Theories
Course code EVS/DKETA
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Doctoral
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 15
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course unspecified
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • TULEJA Pavel, doc. Ing. Ph.D.
  • LEBIEDZIK Marian, doc. Ing. Ph.D.
  • PELLEŠOVÁ Pavlína, doc. Ing. Ph.D.
  • MAJEROVÁ Ingrid, Dr. Ing.
Course content
The history of economic thought 1. Comparison of economic theory Microeconomics 2. Revealed preferences 3. Slutsky equation 4. Purchase and sales 5. Intertemporal choice 6. Asset markets The theory of the firm 7. Perfect competition 8. Monopoly 9. Criticism of the neoclassical approach to business 10. The basic alternative approaches to corporate behaviour 11. The company's growth. 12. Advertising and decision-making of firms 13. Investment in human capital 14. Firm and economic policy Macroeconomics 15. The equilibrium macroeconomic models 16. The hypothesis of rational expectations 17. Unemployment and inflation 18. Long-term economic growth

Learning activities and teaching methods
One-to-One tutorial, Skills demonstration, Students' self-study
  • unspecified - 32 hours per semester
  • unspecified - 72 hours per semester
  • unspecified - 346 hours per semester
Recommended literature
  • BENASSY, J., P. Macroeconomic Theory. Oxford University Press, 2011. ISBN 9780199924219.
  • BERGIN, J. Microeconomic Theory. A Concise Course. 2005. ISBN 978-0-19-928029-2.
  • BLAUG, M. Economic Theory In Retrospect. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2003. ISBN 0-521-57153-7.
  • COAD, A. The Growth of Firms: A Survey of Theories and Empirical Evidence. New perspectives on the modern corporation. Oxford University Press: Edward Elgar Publishing, 2009. ISBN 9781848449107.
  • DORNBUSCH, R., FISCHER, S. Makroekonomie. 6. vydání. Praha: SPN a Nadace Economics,, 1994. ISBN 80-04-25556-6.
  • FRANK, H., R. Microeconomics and Behavior. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2009. ISBN 978-00-73375-94-6.
  • FUCHS, K., TULEJA, P. Makroekonomie. Banská Bystrica: FF UMB, 2003. ISBN 80-8055-845-0.
  • HOLMAN, R. A KOL. Dějiny ekonomického myšlení. Praha: C. H. Beck, 2005. ISBN 80-7179-631-X.
  • HOLMAN, R. Mikroekonomie: středně pokročilý kurz. Praha: C. H. Beck, 2007. ISBN 978-80-7179-862-0.
  • HOŘEJŠÍ, B. ET AL. Mikroekonomie. Praha: Management Press, 2010. ISBN 978-80-7261-218-5.
  • MACH, M. Makroekonomie II. 1. - 3. část. Praha: VŠE, 2002. ISBN 80-7079-498-4.
  • MAITAH, M. Makroekonomie v praxi. 1. vydání. Praha: Wolter Kluwer, 2009. ISBN 978-80-7357-560-1.
  • MANKIW, N., G. Principles of Macroeconomics. Cengage Learning, 2012. ISBN 978-0-538-4306-6.
  • PENROSE, E., PITELIS, CH. The Theory of the Growth of the Firm. Fourth Edition. 2009. ISBN 978-0-19-957384-4.
  • SALVATORE, D. Microeconomics, Theory and Applications. Oxford: Fifth Edition, 2008. ISBN 978-0-19-533610-8.
  • SEDLÁČEK, T. Ekonomie dobra a zla. Praha: Knihovna a tiskárna pro nevidomé K. E. Macana, 2009. ISBN 978-80-903944-3-8.
  • SCHILLER, B., HILL, C., WALL, S. The Macro Economy Today: 13th Edition. McGraw-Hill Higher Education, 2012. ISBN 9780077769581.
  • SIRŮČEK, P. Hospodářské dějiny a ekonomické teorie. Slaný: Melandrium, 2007. ISBN 978-80-86175-53-9.
  • SOJKA, M. Dějiny ekonomických teorií. Praha: Havlíček Brain Team, 2010. ISBN 978-80-87109-21-2.
  • SOUKUP, J., POŠTA, V., NESET, P. ,PAVELKA, T., DOBRYLOVSKÝ, J. Makroekonomie. 2. aktualizované vydání. Praha: Management Press, 2012. ISBN 978-80-7261-219-2.
  • SOUKUPOVÁ, J., HOŘEJŠÍ, B., MACÁKOVÁ, L., SOUKUP. Mikroekonomie. 5. aktualizované vydání. Praha: Management Press, 2010. ISBN 978-80-7261-218-5.
  • SOUKUPOVÁ, J., MACÁKOVÁ, L. Teorie firmy. Slaný, 2009. ISBN 978-80-86175-55-3.
  • VARIAN, H. R. Intermediate Microeconomics: A Modern Approach. New York: W. W. Norton & Co.Inc., 2009. ISBN 978-0-393-93424-3.
  • VOIGT, S. Institucionální ekonomie. Praha: Alfa, 2008. ISBN 978-80-87197-13-4.


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