118-0351/02 – Basics of Data Analysis in Regional Science (ZADR)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Regional and Environmental EconomicsCredits3
Subject guarantorprof. Ing. Jan Sucháček, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorprof. Ing. Jan Sucháček, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
Year1Semesterwinter
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2012/2013Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesEKFIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
KUT21 doc. Ing. Alois Kutscherauer, CSc.
URM003 Ing. Jaroslav Urminský
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit 1+1

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The goal is to familiarize students with the basic regional science information data sources, with the methods of data collection and processing.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Tutorials

Summary

Students will be familiarized with the basic regional science information data sources, with the methods of data collection and processing. Attention is especially given to the analytical data processing by using basic statistical methods. The course is practically oriented and puts emphasis on working with real data. During the semester students developed a case study for the specified region, which will be presented separately at the end. Analytic softwares as MS-Excel and IBM SPSS will be in use during the course.

Compulsory literature:

ANSELIN, L. Local indicators of spatial association - LISA. Geographical Analysis 27(2), 1995.

Recommended literature:

ANSELIN, L. Spatial Econometrics: Methods and Models. Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1988. GETIS, A., ORD, J., K. The Analysis of Spatial Association by Use of Distance Statistics, Geographical Analysis, 1992, 24, 189-206.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

účast na cvičeních je pro studenty povinná

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Overview of information data sources (regional, national accounts) 2. Basic classifications and nomenclatures and international standards (NACE, ISCO, NUTS) 3. Quantitative Methods in regional science, methods of data collection 4. Regional analysis 5. Construction of regional descriptors 6. Basics regional descriptors (statistical and graphical description) 7. Development of regions (time series analysis) 8. The results interpretation, presentation

Conditions for subject completion

Conditions for completion are defined only for particular subject version and form of study

Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.FormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2018/2019 (N6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202T040) Regional Development P Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan
2017/2018 (N6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202T040) Regional Development P Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan
2016/2017 (N6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202T040) Regional Development P Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan
2014/2015 (N6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202T040) Regional Development P Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan
2013/2014 (N6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202T040) Regional Development P Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan

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