156-0323/02 – Macroeconomic Analysis A (MA A)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Applied EconomicsCredits4
Subject guarantorIng. Martin Štěpánek, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorIng. Martin Štěpánek, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2011/2012Year of cancellation2011/2012
Intended for the facultiesEKFIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
KAS176 Ing. Milan Kaštan, Ph.D.
STE27 Ing. Martin Štěpánek, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
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Full-time Credit 2+1

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

- to define the targets of Macroeconomic Analysis - to understand and explain construction of macroeconomic models - to clarify principles of economic growth - to analyze main segments of aggregate demand - to analyze possible impacts of macroeconomic predictions on the Czech ekonomy

Teaching methods



Subject is focused on basic macroeconomic analysis of consumption, investment, government expenditures and foreign trade. In the second part economic growth theory is analysed and foreign direct investment later

Compulsory literature:

Kadeřábková A.: Makroekonomická analýza Slaný a kol.: Makroekonomická analýza a hospodářská politika Kadeřábková A., Žďárek V.: Makroekonomická analýza Lectures

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Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester


Other requirements



Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Macroeconomic Analysis - Theory 2. Creation of Macroeconomic Models 3. System of National Accounts 4. Theory of Consumption 5. Theory of Consumption - Hypothesis of Total Income 6. Theory of Consumption - Hypothesis of Relative Income 7. Theory of Consumption - Hypothesis of Life Cycle And Pernament Income 8. Theory of Investment - Investment to Fixed Capital 9. Theory of Investment - Investment to Housing 10. Theory of Investment - Investment to Supply, Investment Function 11. Public Finance 12. Fiscal Policy

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2011/2012 Winter semester)
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        Písemka Written test  
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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2011/2012 (N6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202T040) Regional Development (00) Regional Development P Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan
2011/2012 (N6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202T010) Finance (00) Finance P Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan

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