118-9510/01 – Regional Economics and Development (REDAJ)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Regional and Environmental EconomicsCredits10
Subject guarantorprof. Ing. Jan Sucháček, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorprof. Ing. Jan Sucháček, Ph.D.
Study levelpostgraduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
YearSemesterwinter + summer
Study languageEnglish
Year of introduction2014/2015Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesEKFIntended for study typesDoctoral
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 Examination 90+0
Part-time Examination 90+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

This course deals with theory and practice of location behaviour and decision-making, formation of spatial structures, chronological development of these spatial structures as well as territorial policies. These categories are examined primarily from economic point of view, nonetheless social and environmental aspects of spatial issues are discussed as well. Fundamental contents of the course is represented by the following blocks: location of economic entities, settlement systems and spatial order, local/regional development theories and policies of various territorial scales.

Teaching methods

Individual consultations

Summary

This course deals with theory and practice of location behaviour and decision-making, formation of spatial structures, chronological development of these spatial structures as well as territorial policies. These categories are examined primarily from economic point of view, nonetheless social and environmental aspects of spatial issues are discussed as well. Fundamental contents of the course is represented by the following blocks: location of economic entities, settlement systems and spatial order, local/regional development theories and policies of various territorial scales.

Compulsory literature:

FOTHERGILL, S. – GUY, N. (1990): Retreat from the Regions. London: Jessica Kigsley Publishers, ISBN 1-85302-100-8. VAN DIJK, J: - PELLENBARG, P.H. (1999): Demography of Firms. Spatial Dynamics of Firm Behaviour. Groningen: Rijksuniversiteit, ISBN 90-6809-285-5. VANHOVE, N. - KLAASSEN, L. H. (1987): Regional Policy - European Approach. Avenbury: Gower Publishing Company Limited, ISBN 0-566-05413-2. WOKOUN, R. A KOL. (2008): Regionální rozvoj. Praha: Linde, ISBN 978-80-7201-699-0.

Recommended literature:

HARVEY, D. (1989): The Condition of Postmodernity. Oxford: Blackwell Publishers, ISBN 0-631-16294-1. SHEPHARD, E. - BARNES, T. (eds.) (2003): A Companion to Economic Geography. Oxford: Blackwell Publishers, ISBN 0-631-23579-5.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

E-learning

Other requirements

Individual consulting.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

This course deals with theory and practice of location behaviour and decision-making, formation of spatial structures, chronological development of these spatial structures as well as territorial policies. These categories are examined primarily from economic point of view, nonetheless social and environmental aspects of spatial issues are discussed as well. Fundamental contents of the course is represented by the following blocks: location of economic entities, settlement systems and spatial order, local/regional development theories and policies of various territorial scales.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2014/2015 Winter semester)
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