118-0308/01 – Location Conditions of Enterpreneurial Subjects (LPPS)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Regional and Environmental EconomicsCredits4
Subject guarantorprof. Ing. Jan Sucháček, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorprof. Ing. Jan Sucháček, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduate
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2004/2005Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesEKFIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
SUH33 prof. Ing. Jan Sucháček, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+1

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

• Students will attain abilities to evaluate localization factors (localization conditions) playing a decisive role in making decisions on the localization of production and non-production activities. • They will be ready to negotiate with investors (individually or in a professional group) who choose a localization place from the offer which is global. • They will be able to suggest which existing potentials as well as prospective chances should be presented with the aim to gain investors and which localization barriers should be quickly removed.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Seminars

Summary

The subject will provide the students with knowledge of localization conditions and their diversities in individual regions and localities. Students will be informed on changes and significance of scientific and technological development and especially on economic processes globalization. Furthermore, they will be informed on how in the era of globalization the states, regions and cities have entered the competition - they compete with each other to obtain a new capital. Conditions offered for economic activity by territorial units represent a significant factor determining competitiveness of firms. (That is why there are at present unprecedented interests on the part of investors in information characterizing localization conditions). Students will learn why a certain region in the competition for economic development in the globalized economy is successful or vice versa and why its development has a declining pace of progress. They will be informed in detail on the analysis and evaluation of individual localization factors playing a decisive role in making decision on the choice of locality.

Compulsory literature:

Yip, G. S. Total global strategy II. University of California, Los Angeles, 2004

Recommended literature:

Porter, M. E. On Competition. Harvard Business School Press, Boston 1998.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

are not additional requirements for student

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Localization conditions and location factors. 2. Transportation as part of the localization conditions. 3. Workforce. 4. Land and land policy. 5. Water supplies. 6. Environment and quality of life. 7. Government and local authorities. 8. The influence of globalization on location decisions. 9. Global localization of business activities. 10. The benefits of global localization. 11. Disadvantages of global localization. 13. The predominance of strategic and comparative superiority. Global localization services. 14. Localization of each cell activities. 15. Competitive dominance of emerging sites.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2012/2013 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Exercises evaluation and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Exercises evaluation Credit 45  21
        Examination Examination 55  30
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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