120-0443/02 – Doing Business in the EU (PPEU)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of International Economic RelationsCredits3
Subject guarantorIng. Bc. Monika Mynarzová, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorIng. Bc. Monika Mynarzová, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
YearSemestersummer
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2015/2016Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesEKFIntended for study typesFollow-up Master, Bachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
PIS030 Ing. Bc. Monika Mynarzová, Ph.D.
POL481 Ing. Eva Poledníková, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Part-time Credit 12+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Upon successful and active completion of the course: -student will be able to: • closer specify the business environment in the European Union, • characterize the promotion of entrepreneurship in the European Union in the Czech Republic (including business support for small and medium-sized companies), • list and describe the forms of transnational companies, • define a socially responsible company, • understand the problems of the single internal market, - student will be able to: • make a business in the EU, • understand the issue of business support in the Czech Republic and in the European Union, - student receives: • guidance in the business environment in individual countries of the European Union, • an overview of aid within the European Union and the Czech Republic, • orientation to the functioning of the internal market, • picture of the activities of a socially responsible company

Teaching methods

Lectures
Tutorials

Summary

The goal of the course is to complete the student's knowledge in the area of business and its support in the European Union. The course will introduce the business environment and institutions to promote entrepreneurship. Considerable attention is given to promoting entrepreneurship in the European Union and the Czech Republic with a special emphasis on supporting small and medium enterprises. Attention is also paid to the innovation and promoting innovative entrepreneurship in the EU. The subject is also discussed EU policy to support industry and business. Another part of the course focuses on additional topics related with this issue - it is such a supranational forms of company, business ethics, corporate social responsibility, protection of intellectual property in the EU and the free movement of goods, services, persons and capital in the single internal market EU.

Compulsory literature:

BARRINGER, Bruce R. a R. Duane Ireland. Entrepreneurship Successfully Launching New Ventures. Harlow: Pearson, 2019. ISBN 978-1-292-25533-0. WILD, J. a K. L. WILD. International Business. The Challenges of Globalization. Pearson, 2019. ISBN 9781292262253. STEHLÍK, V., HAMUĽÁK, O. a M. PETR. Handbook on EU Internal Market. Olomouc: Univerzita Palackého v Olomouci, 2016. ISBN 978-80-244-4898-5.

Recommended literature:

HISRICH, Robert. International Entrepreneurship. Starting, Developing, and Managing a Global Venture. London: Sage Publications, 2016. ISBN 978-1-4833-4439-3. HAMILTON, Leslie and Philip WEBSTER. The International Business Environment. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018. ISBN 9780198804291. MELLAHI, K. et al. Oxford Handbook of International Business Strategy. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2021. ISBN 0198868375.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

E-learning

Other requirements

The requirements are not required.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Introduction to the course. 2. Enterprise and entrepreneurship. Business environment and institutions to promote entrepreneurship. 3. Business support in the CR. 4. Support of small and medium-sized companies. 5. EU policies to support industry and business. 6. Financial instruments in support of business in the EU. 7. Operational business support programs in the CR. 8. Innovation and support innovative entrepreneurship. 9. National and multinational companies in the EU. 10. Business ethics and corporate social responsibility. 11. Protection of intellectual property in the EU. 12. Adjust the position of entrepreneurs in the EU markets I (free movement of goods, free movement of services). 13. Adjust the position of entrepreneurs in the EU markets II (free movement of persons, free movement of capital and payments). 14. Current problems of business and its support in the EU.

Conditions for subject completion

Part-time form (validity from: 2015/2016 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Credit Credit 100  51
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2020/2021 (B6208) Economics and Management (6208R020) Business Economics K Czech Ostrava Choice-compulsory study plan
2019/2020 (B6208) Economics and Management (6208R020) Business Economics K Czech Ostrava Choice-compulsory study plan
2018/2019 (B6208) Economics and Management (6208R020) Business Economics K Czech Ostrava Choice-compulsory study plan
2017/2018 (B6208) Economics and Management (6208R020) Business Economics K Czech Ostrava Choice-compulsory study plan
2016/2017 (B6208) Economics and Management (6208R020) Business Economics K Czech Ostrava Choice-compulsory study plan
2015/2016 (B6208) Economics and Management (6208R020) Business Economics K Czech Ostrava Choice-compulsory study plan

Occurrence in special blocks

Block nameAcademic yearForm of studyStudy language YearWSType of blockBlock owner
Subject block without study plan - EKF - K - cs 2021/2022 Part-time Czech Optional EKF - Faculty of Economics stu. block