Course: Economic Theory

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Course title Economic Theory
Course code EVS/NAEKT
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 6
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)
  • MAJEROVÁ Ingrid, Dr. Ing.
  • TULEJA Pavel, doc. Ing. Ph.D.
Course content
1. Economic thought of ancient Greece and Rome 2. Scholastic and Thomas Aquinas 3. Mercantilism 4. Physiocratism 5. Classical School of Political Economy 6. Neoclassical economics 7. The economic theories of John Maynard Keynes 8. Development of Keynesian economics in the second half of the 20th century 9. Liberalism and economic theory 10. Monetarism 11. New Classical Macroeconomics 12. Institutionalism and New Institutional Economics 13. Public Choice Theory

Learning activities and teaching methods
Skills demonstration
  • unspecified - 26 hours per semester
  • unspecified - 40 hours per semester
  • unspecified - 110 hours per semester
Recommended literature
  • Current Research Journal of Economic Theory. Birmingham, Small Heath, U.K.: Maxwell Science Pub.
  • Economic Theory And Transformation: Textbook of The International Workshop of Postgraduates. Brno: Masaryk universita, 2000. ISBN 80-210-2402-X.
  • Theoretical Economics. Los Angeles, Calif.: Society for Economic Theory.
  • BLAUG, M. Economic Theory In Retrospect. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2003. ISBN 0-521-57153-7.
  • ERICKSON, J. D., GOWDY, J. M. Frontiers in ecological economic theory and application. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, 2007. ISBN 978-1-84376-888-3.
  • KOCKA, J. ET AL. Economic Theory And History. Budapest, Akadémiai Kiadó, 1985.
  • WIENER, I. A. Economic Criminal Offences: A Theory of Economic Criminal Law. Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1990. ISBN 963-05-5554-9.


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 Managerial Informatics (13) Economy 2 Winter
School of Business Administration in Karvina Banking (13) Economy 2 Winter
School of Business Administration in Karvina Business Economic in Trade and Services (13) Economy 2 Winter