153-0941/02 – Spatial Implications of Economic Development (PAR)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Public EconomicsCredits10
Subject guarantorprof. Ing. Jiří Kern, CSc.Subject version guarantorprof. Ing. Jiří Kern, CSc.
Study levelpostgraduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
YearSemesterwinter + summer
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2013/2014Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesEKFIntended for study typesDoctoral
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
KER30 prof. Ing. Jiří Kern, CSc.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Examination 25+20
Combined Examination 25+20

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The main goal is to gain knowledge about the modern theories and their application for designing regional policy. This is based on proving and updating knowledge and theoretical principles of localization theory, growth theory and regional policy theories.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Individual consultations

Summary

Localization theory, localization business decisions, neoclassical location theory, behaviorist conception localization theory. The settlement structure and urban systems, models of phased development of the city. Demand-oriented growth theory, neoclassical theory, the theory of polarization. New growth theory, the concept of innovation, regional business structure and innovation, business strategy and innovation. Regional policy, strategy-oriented mobility, endogenous strategy, the practice of regional policy, regional policy of the European Union, the regional policy of the Czech Republic.

Compulsory literature:

MOLLE, W., CAPPELIN, R. Regional impact of Community Policies in Europe. Netherlands Economic Institute, 1988.

Recommended literature:

Armstrong, H., Taylor, J. Regional Economics and Policy, Oxford: Wiley,2000. ISBN 978-0631217138. Capello , R., Nijkamp, P. (eds.) Handbook Of Regional Growth And Development Theories. London: Edward Elgar Publishing,2010. ISBN 978-1-84980-084-6. Vanhove Norbert and Leo H. Klaasen. Regional Policy: A European Approach. Avebury: Gower Publishing Company, 1987. ISBN 0-566-05413-2.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

Self study of mandatory and recommended literature.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Localization theory, localization business decisions, neoclassical location theory, behaviorist conception localization theory. The settlement structure and urban systems, models of phased development of the city. Demand-oriented growth theory, neoclassical theory, the theory of polarization. New growth theory, the concept of innovation, regional business structure and innovation, business strategy and innovation. Regional policy, strategy-oriented mobility, endogenous strategy, the practice of regional policy, regional policy of the European Union, the regional policy of the Czech Republic.

Conditions for subject completion

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Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.FormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2013/2014 (P6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202V055) Public Economics and Administration K Czech Ostrava Choice-compulsory study plan
2013/2014 (P6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202V055) Public Economics and Administration P Czech Ostrava Choice-compulsory study plan

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