Course: International Economics

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Course title International Economics
Course code EVS/NPMEE
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 5
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.
Course content
1. Pure Theory of Trade 2. Standard trade theory 3. Alternative and contemporary theories of international trade 4. International Economics and returns to scale 5. International trade policy 6. International trade agreements 7. Balance of payments and exchange rate 8. Money, interest rates and exchange rate 9. Prices and the exchange rate in the short and long term 10. International macroeconomic policy 11. International macroeconomic stability 12. Trade policy in developing countries 13. Developing countries and the issue of debt

Learning activities and teaching methods
Skills demonstration
  • unspecified - 26 hours per semester
  • unspecified - 40 hours per semester
  • unspecified - 80 hours per semester
Recommended literature
  • DUNN, R. M., MUTTI, J. H. International Economics. New York: Routledge, 2008. ISBN 978-0-415-31154-0.
  • KRUGMAN, P. R., OBSFELD, M. International Economics: Theory and Policy. Boston: Pearson Addison-Wesley, 2009. ISBN 978-0-321-55398-0.
  • Majerová, I. a P. Nezval. Rovnováha ekonomiky, zahraniční obchod a konkurenceschopnost vybraných zemí evropského hospodářského prostoru. Karviná, 2014. ISBN 978-80-7248-902-2.
  • MAJEROVÁ, I. Mezinárodní ekonomie. Karviná: SU OPF, 2014. ISBN 978-80-7248-961-9.
  • MAJEROVÁ, I., NEZVAL, P. Mezinárodní ekonomie. Brno: Computer Press, 2011. ISBN 978-80-251-3421-4.
  • NEUMAN, P., ŽAMBERSKÝ, P., JIRÁNKOVÁ, M. Mezinárodní ekonomie. Praha: Grada, 2010. ISBN 978-80-247-3276-3.
  • SOUKUP, A. Mezinárodní ekonomie. Plzeň: Aleš Čeněk, 2009. ISBN 978-80-7380-197-7.


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 Banking (12) Economy 2 Winter
School of Business Administration in Karvina European Integration (12) Economy 2 Winter