Course: Economic Theory

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Course title Economic Theory
Course code EVS/NPEKT
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Master
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)
  • 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.
  • FUCHS, K., LISÝ, J. Dějiny ekonomických teorií pro právníky. Brno: MU, 2002. ISBN 80-210-2790-8.
  • HOLMAN, R. A KOL. Dějiny ekonomického myšlení. Praha: C. H. Beck, 2005. ISBN 80-7179-631-X.
  • KOCKA, J. ET AL. Economic Theory And History. Budapest, Akadémiai Kiadó, 1985.
  • LISÝ, J., PETRIČOVÁ, J., ČAPLÁNOVÁ, A. Dejiny ekonomických teórií. Bratislava: Iura Edition, 2003. ISBN 80-89047-60-2.
  • PRESSMAN, S. Encyklopedie nejvýznamnějších ekonomů. Brno: Barrister & Principal, 2005. ISBN 80-86598-57-8.
  • SEDLÁČEK, T. Ekonomie dobra a zla. Praha: Knihovna a tiskárna pro nevidomé K. E. Macana, 2009. ISBN 978-80-903944-3-8.
  • 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.
  • VOIGT, S. Institucionální ekonomie. Praha: Alfa, 2008. ISBN 978-80-87197-13-4.
  • WIENER, I. A. Economic Criminal Offences: A Theory of Economic Criminal Law. Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1990. ISBN 963-05-5554-9.


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