118-0341/02 – Regional Development (REG ROZ)

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 introduction2006/2007Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesEKFIntended for study typesBachelor, Follow-up Master
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

Explain complexity of regional development, simplified reduction appropriate premise and simplification in diverse growth model and development Assess of impact developed of regional disparities of choice factors with spatial process in region and between them. Categorise short-term response of changes and adjustment process in long period development region. Interpret domesticate examples and experience of aspects of the Czech and world's life and institutions on central, regional and local levels.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Seminars

Summary

Poznat teoretické i praktické aspekty rozvoje regionu v průběhu času. Faktory lokalizačního chování subjektů a vlivů lokalit na prostorové struktury (z předmětu Regionální ekonomika) se studují ve vzájemných souvislostech. Na determinanty rozvoje navazuje poptávkově orientované modely, neoklasické vyrovnávání růstu, teorie polarizace a nové teorie růstu. Nakonec se studují inovační koncepce, sítě a dopady flexibility na regionální rozvoj.

Compulsory literature:

1. ARMSTRONG, H. and J. TAYLOR. Regional Economics and Policy. Third Edition. Oxford: Blackwell Publishers Ltd., 2000. 450 p. ISBN 0-631-21657-X. 2. VANHOVE, N. and L. H. KLAASSEN. Regional Policy - European Approach. Avenbury, Gower Publishing Company Limited, 1987. ISBN 0-566-05413-2.

Recommended literature:

1. KLASIK, Andrzej (ed.) (2011). The Cities and Agglomerations Development Based on the Culture Sector and Creative Industries. Warsaw: Polish Academy of Science. 428 p. ISBN978-83-89693-17-4. 2. KERN, J., MALINOVSKÝ, J., SUCHÁČEK, J. (eds.) (2006). Learning Regions in Theory and Practice. Ostrava: VŠB-TU Ostrava. 227 s. ISBN 978-80-248-1464-3. 3. STIMSON, R. J., R. R. STOUGH and B. H. ROBERTS (2006). Regional Economic Development. Analysis and Planning Strategy. Second Edition. New York, Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer. 452 p. ISBN 978-3-540-34826-9. 4. SUCHÁČEK, Jan (2008). Territorial Development Reconsidered. Ostrava: VŠB – TU Ostrava. 189 p. ISBN 978-80-248-1876-4.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Participating in communication skills through discussions and presentations of selected concepts of regional development.

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

Selection and study the papers of the Congress of ERSA.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Introduction. Difference and similarity of regional structures. Changes in spatial structures and their functions over time. Old industrial regions and developing regions. 2. Region and regionaloizace. Supra-, sub-and trans-nationalist regions. Common characteristics and criteria of homogeneity and functional regions. 3. Regional development and its determinants. Development and economic growth. Magic Pentagon development. Regional development process, its basic economic context and production functions. 4. Demand-oriented concept of regional development. Export base theory. Export multiplier effects and regional income. 5. Regional input-output analysis. Description of the structure and relationships of demand and offers in the IO-table. Primary, secondary and total economic effects one region. 6. Application of IO-model for two types of regions. The structure of multi-and inter-regional IO model. IO-stabilizing mechanisms of the model. 7. Neoclassical approach to regional development. The role of capital accumulation one closed region. Balancing the region's growth through re- factors and inter-regional trade. 8. The concept of divergent developments in the region. Basic features of the theory of polarization. The concept of growth poles. Center-periphery model. 9. "New Growth Theory" and regional development. Growth of the technical aspects progress. Basic characteristics and regional consequences of the most important concepts of "new growth theory ". 10. Innovative concept of growth. Innovation, innovation processes and network relationships. Factors of regional differences in innovation: the nature of regional environment corporate structures, functions and business strategies. 11. Regional economic development in a global context. Regional specific regulatory theory (modes of accumulation and social regulation). Regional development of symptoms competitive economy. Flexible specializing in "Industrial Districts ". Empirical observation of innovation.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 1960/1961 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 (45) 25
                Project Project 30  18
                Other task type Other task type 15  7
        Examination Examination 55 (55) 35
                Written examination Written examination 55  35
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.FormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2017/2018 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202R040) Regional Development P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2016/2017 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202R040) Regional Development P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2015/2016 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202R040) Regional Development P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2015/2016 (N6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202T040) Regional Development P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2014/2015 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202R040) Regional Development P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2014/2015 (N6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202T040) Regional Development P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2013/2014 (N6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202T040) Regional Development P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2013/2014 (N6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202T040) Regional Development (00) Regional Development P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2012/2013 (N6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202T040) Regional Development (00) Regional Development P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2011/2012 (N6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202T040) Regional Development (00) Regional Development P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2010/2011 (N6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202T040) Regional Development (00) Regional Development P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2009/2010 (N6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202T040) Regional Development (00) Regional Development P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2008/2009 (N6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202T040) Regional Development (00) Regional Development P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2007/2008 (N6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202T040) Regional Development (00) Regional Development P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan

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