Course: Basic Economics - level 1b

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Course title Basic Economics - level 1b
Course code KEM/EM1B
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Seminar
Level of course not specified
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 2
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
  • Tesařová Vendula, Ing. Ph.D.
Course content
- factor Markets - market for natural resources - labor market - capital market - general equilibrium of the market system - introduction to the theory of the firm - basic legal conditions for business - investments - cost issues - competition - firm in perfect competition - firm in imperfect competition - development of monopolistic structures

Learning activities and teaching methods
Interactive lecture, Lecture supplemented with a discussion, Self-study of literature, Practicum
  • Contact hours - 26 hours per semester
  • Preparation for comprehensive test (10-40) - 30 hours per semester
professional knowledge
Appropriate knowlege of the course EM1A.
learning outcomes
Students are able to: - explain basic microeconomic theory - apply basic microeconomic theory to the model cases
teaching methods
Lecture supplemented with a discussion
Interactive lecture
Self-study of literature
assessment methods
Recommended literature
  • Macáková, Libuše. Mikroekonomie (základní kurs). 3. vydání. Slaný : Melandrium, 1994. ISBN 80-901801-0-8.
  • Mankiw, N. Gregory. Zásady ekonomie. Praha : Grada, 1999. ISBN 80-7169-891-1.
  • Samuelson, Paul Anthony; Nordhaus, William D.; Dvořáková, Blanka; Procházková, Martina. Ekonomie. 1. vyd. Praha : Nakladatelství Svoboda, 1991. ISBN 80-205-0192-4(199.

Study plans that include the course
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