Course: Basic Economics - level 1c

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Course title Basic Economics - level 1c
Course code KEM/EM1C
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Seminar
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 3
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
  • Jarý Čestmír, PhDr.
  • Tesařová Vendula, Ing. Ph.D.
Course content
- basic macroeconomic indicators - unemployment - aggregate demand and aggregate supply - models of macroeconomic equilibrium - theory of the product determination - money and money market - inflation - economic growth and business cycle. - government regulation of the economy - monetary policy of the government - fiscal policy of the government - effectiveness of macroeconomic policies of the Government - international money market

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
  • Preparation for an examination (30-60) - 30 hours per semester
professional knowledge
Appropriate knowlege of the course EM1B.
learning outcomes
Students are able to: - explain the basic macroeconomic theory - Aaply basic macroeconomic theory to the model cases
teaching methods
Lecture supplemented with a discussion
Interactive lecture
Self-study of literature
assessment methods
Oral exam
Recommended literature
  • Helísek, Mojmír. Makroekonomie : základní kurs. 2., přeprac. vyd. Slaný : Melandrium, 2002. ISBN 80-86175-25-1.
  • Mankiw, N. Gregory. Zásady ekonomie. Praha : Grada, 1999. ISBN 80-7169-891-1.
  • Rusmichová, Lada. Makroekonomie - základní kurs. 3. vyd. Slaný : Melandrium, 1995. ISBN 80-901801-3-2.
  • Samuelson, Paul Anthony; Nordhaus, William D.; Dvořáková, Blanka; Procházková, Martina. Ekonomie. 1. vyd. Praha : Nakladatelství Svoboda, 1991. ISBN 80-205-0192-4(199.

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