120-0307/01 – European Regional Policy (ERP)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of European IntegrationCredits3
Subject guarantorprof. Ing. Jan Sucháček, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorprof. Ing. Karel Skokan, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
YearSemesterwinter
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction1999/2000Year of cancellation2008/2009
Intended for the facultiesEKFIntended for study typesMaster
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
MEL24 Ing. Lukáš Melecký, Ph.D.
SKO50 prof. Ing. Karel Skokan, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

1. To describe the development and the state of the art of EU regional policy, its mechanisms and tools. 2. To explain the methodology and options of the use of European structural and investment funds and other instruments in the regional development and their application under the condition of the Czech Republic. 3. To apply the knowledge gained for the solution of issues of EU social and economic cohesion.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Tutorials

Summary

The aim of the course is to introduce students with the basic theoretical and methodological backgrounds of regional development and regional policy, which are subsequently applied to the determinants and setting of regional policy in the selected EU Member States (eg. Great Britain, France, Italy, Germany, Finland and the Netherlands) and the European Union as a whole. Upon completion of the course, the students are prepared to solve practical problems in the field of the EU Cohesion Policy in the follow-up Master's degree.

Compulsory literature:

ARTOBOLEVSKIY, S. S. Regional Policy in Europe. Oxon: Routledge, 2012. 192 s. ISBN 1-85302-308-6. BACHTLER, John et al. EU Cohesion Policy: Reassessing Performance and Direction. New York: Routledge, 2017. 320 s. ISBN 978-1-138-22464-3. BACHTLER, John and Ivan TUROK. The Coherence of EU Regional Policy: Contrasting Perspectives on the Structural Funds. Gateshead: Athenaeum Press, 2013. 416 s. ISBN 1-85302-396-5.

Recommended literature:

EUROPEAN COMMISSION. European Structural and Investment Funds 2014–2020: Official texts and commentaries. Luxembourg: Publications Office of the European Union, 2015. 418 s. ISBN 978-92-79-39456-0. MELICIANI, Valentina. Regional Disparities in the Enlarged European Union: Geography, innovation and structural change. NY: Routledge, 2015. 204 s. ISBN-13: 978-0415741712. PIATTONI, Simona and Laura POLVERARI. Handbook on Cohesion Policy in the EU. London (UK): Edward Elgar Publishing, 2016. 547 s. ISBN-13: 978-1-78471-566-3.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Regiony a jejich klasifikace. Teorie regionu. Klasifikace regionů v Evropské unii. Euroregiony. 2. Regionální disparity. Ukazatelé regionálních rozdílů. Strukturální ukazatelé. Srovnání regionů v Evropské unii. 3. Regionální rozvoj a regionální politika. Typy a nástroje regionální politiky. 4. Vývoj regionální politiky v Evropě. Regionální politika vybraných evropských států. Hlavní mezníky ve vývoji regionální politiky EU. 5. Institucionální rámec regionální politiky EU. Regionální politika a koordinace strukturálních nástrojů. Řízení regionální politiky na úrovni EU. 6. Nástroje regionální politiky EU. Regionální politika v Evropské unii. Finanční nástroje regionální politiky EU. 7. Cíle regionální politiky EU 2000-2006. Iniciativy Společenství a inovační akce. Zaměření pomoci ze strukturálních fondů. 8. Organizace pomoci ze strukturálních fondů EU. Institucionální zabezpečení. Programování strukturální pomoci. 9. Politika soudržnosti 2007-2013. Reforma politiky soudržnosti. Cíle politiky soudržnosti a iniciativy pro období 2007-2013. 10. Předvstupní nástroje v regionální politice EU. Programy Phare, ISPA a Sapard. Nástroj předvstupní pomoci IPA. 11. Regionální politika v České republice. Legislativní rámec regionální politiky. Podpora regionálního rozvoje v ČR. Koordinace hospodářské a sociální soudržnosti. 12. Fondy Evropské unie pro ČR. Programovací období 2004-2006. Programové dokumenty pro období 2007-2013.

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 (145) 51
        Examination Examination 100  0
        Exercises evaluation Credit 45  0
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