153-0365/01 – Economics of Technical Infrastructure (ETI)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Public EconomicsCredits4
Subject guarantorIng. David Lenert, Ph.D., MBASubject version guarantorIng. David Lenert, Ph.D., MBA
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2017/2018Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesEKFIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
LEN05 Ing. David Lenert, Ph.D., MBA
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

You will know how: • to identify the subjects participating on operation and development of the technical infrastructure, • to characterize the theoretical and practical aspects of the technical infrastructure, • to describe the models of the technical infrastructure management, their fundamentals and general principles of management. You will be able: • to evaluate the role of public administration in the technical infrastructure management, • to clarify the possibilities of regulation of natural monopoly on the field of technical infrastructure, • to apply the obtained knowledge to the case studies of companies and organizations operating technical infrastructure. You will gain: • the information on the financing, costs and material-technical provision of the technical infrastructure, • the basic information on administration and organizations providing the operation and development of the infrastructure equipment, • the view of the conception of technical infrastructure development as a part of territory development.

Teaching methods



Subject deals mainly with the theoretical and practical aspects of technical infrastrucutre. It explains specifics of price creation, management and financing. In the course there are also descript instruments and current state policy in that field.

Compulsory literature:


Recommended literature:

BUTTON, Kenneth. Transport Economics. 3rd ed. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing, 2010. 528 p. ISBN 18-4980-486-9.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester


Other requirements



Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:


Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2017/2018 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Credit and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Credit Credit 40  21
        Examination Examination 60  11
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2018/2019 (N6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202T055) Public Economics and Administration P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2017/2018 (N6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202T055) Public Economics and Administration P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan

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