Course: Macroeconomics

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Course title Macroeconomics
Course code EVS/NPMAB
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Seminary
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester 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)
  • TUREČKOVÁ Kamila, Ing.
  • MAJEROVÁ Ingrid, Dr. Ing.
  • LEBIEDZIK Marian, doc. Ing. Ph.D.
  • KOTLÁNOVÁ Eva, Ing. Ph.D.
Course content
1. A simple Keynesian model and its use in the analysis of the three-sector and four-sector economy 2. IS-LM Model 3. Fiscal and monetary policy in the IS-LM model 4. Model IS-ELM, economic policy in the IS-ELM model 5. Macroeconomics of open economy 6. Fiscal and monetary policy in the IS-LM-BP model 7. Balance of payments 8. Model AD-AS and its dynamization, fiscal and monetary policy in the AD-AS model 9. The theory of rational expectations 10. Inflation and unemployment and their relationship 11. Business cycle theory 12. The exchange rate, the theory of optimum currency areas, its evolution and possibilities of its practical application 13. Economic growth

Learning activities and teaching methods
Skills demonstration, Seminar classes
  • unspecified - 39 hours per semester
  • unspecified - 26 hours per semester
  • unspecified - 40 hours per semester
  • unspecified - 77 hours per semester
Recommended literature
  • BENASSY, J., P. Macroeconomic Theory. Oxford University Press, 2011. ISBN 9780199924219.
  • CAHLÍK, T., HLAVÁČEK, M., SEIDLER, J. Makroekonomie. Praha: Karolinum, 2010. ISBN 978-80-246-1906-4.
  • HALL, R. E., PAPELL, D. H. Macroeconomics: Economic Growth, Fluctuations And Policy. New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 2011. ISBN 978-0-393-97515-4.
  • HOLMAN, R. Makroekonomie: středně pokročilý kurz. Praha: C.H.Beck, 2010. ISBN 978-80-7179-861-3.
  • JONES, CH. I. Macroeconomics. New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 2011. ISBN 978-0-393-93423-6.
  • MACH, M. Makroekonomie II. Pro magisterské (inženýrské) studium. 1. a 2. část. Slaný: Melandrium, 2002. ISBN 80-86175-18-9.
  • MACH, M. Makroekonomie. Pokročilejší analýza III. část. Slaný: Melandrium, 2002. ISBN 80-86175-22-7.
  • MANKIW, N., G. Principles of Macroeconomics. Cengage Learning, 2012. ISBN 978-0-538-4306-6.
  • MANSOOR, M. Makroekonomie v praxi. Praha: Wolters Kluwer Česká republika, 2010. ISBN 978-80-7357-560-1.
  • ROZMAHEL, P. Macroeconomics. Brno: Mendelova univerzita, 2004. ISBN 80-7157-817-7.
  • SCHILLER, B., HILL, C., WALL, S. The Macro Economy Today: 13th Edition. McGraw-Hill Higher Education, 2012. ISBN 9780077769581.
  • SCHILLER, B., R., WILSON, L., MAIER, M. Study Guide T/a The Macro Economy Today 10e.. McGraw-Hill, 2005. ISBN 9780073042244.
  • SOUKUP, J. A KOL. Makroekonomie: moderní přístup. Praha: Management Press, 2010. ISBN 978-80-7261-219-2.
  • ŠEVELA, M. Makroekonomie II. Středně pokročilý kurz. Brno: Mendelova univerzita, 2012. ISBN 978-80-7375-609-3.
  • WAWROSZ, P., HEISSLER, H., MACH, P. Reálie v makroekonomii: odborné texty, mediální reflexe, praktické analýzy. Praha: Wolters Kluwer Česká republika, 2012. ISBN 978-80-7357-848-0.


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