156-0515/01 – European Union Labour Markets (TPEU)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of National EconomyCredits4
Subject guarantorprof. Ing. Jaromír Gottvald, CSc.Subject version guarantorprof. Ing. Jaromír Gottvald, CSc.
Study levelundergraduate or graduate
Study languageEnglish
Year of introduction2009/2010Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesEKFIntended for study typesBachelor, Follow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
GOT40 prof. Ing. Jaromír Gottvald, CSc.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Examination 2+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

- to clarify development of the European Union with emphasis to the labour markets - to compare the models of labour markets in the EU members - to identify differences between EU labour markets and other countries - to dramatise the transfer from the pasive to the active labour market policy and other changes in the structure of labour market

Teaching methods

Lectures

Summary

The course provides detail knowledge on labour markets in European union and in selected EU countries, the evolution of labour market integration process in EU from the beginning of 90-ties and the contemporary development trends. Executive summary of the political and economic context of implementation of Employment Guidelines is involved. Deep comparisons of labour market models of EU countries and also with other developed countries are provided together with assessment of performances and policies per selected member states - impact evaluation of the European Employment Strategy.

Compulsory literature:

1. INTEGRATED GUIDELINES FOR GROWTH AND JOBS (2005-2008), EC 2005 2. CZECH REPUBLIC, www.msmt.cz, web sites in english 3. Joint Employment Report 2007/2008, EC 2008 4. Employment in Europe 2007 - 2008, Recent Trends and Prospects, selected chapters, EC

Recommended literature:

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Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

no

E-learning

no

Další požadavky na studenta

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Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Panorama of the European labour markets I. 2. Panorama of the European labour markets II 3. Long terms sectoral employment trends and structural changes in the European labour markets 4. Education (level, structure, duality) and employment in EU, position of youth on labour markets 5. Labour market performance gaps between European regions 6. Flexibility, quality and job protection in European Employment Strategy systems 7. Key determinants of effective functioning of labour market 8. European Employment Strategy – pillars and guidelines, EU labour market reforms 9. Employment Guidelines – main tasks and horizontal objectives 10. National action plans, Commission recommendations, Employment Taskforce and their implementation 11. Denmark - Impact evaluation of the European Employment Strategy 12. Ireland - Impact evaluation of the European Employment Strategy 13. UK - Impact evaluation of the European Employment Strategy 14. Spain - Impact evaluation of the European Employment Strategy

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2009/2010 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Examination Examination 100  51
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.FormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2017/2018 (B6208) Economics and Management (6208R174) European Business Studies P English Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan
2016/2017 (B6208) Economics and Management (6208R174) European Business Studies P English Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan
2014/2015 (B6208) Economics and Management (6208R174) European Business Studies P Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan
2013/2014 (B6208) Economics and Management (6208R174) European Business Studies P Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan
2012/2013 (B6208) Economics and Management (6208R174) European Business Studies P Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan
2011/2012 (B6208) Economics and Management (6208R174) European Business Studies P Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan
2010/2011 (N6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202T040) Regional Development (00) Regional Development P Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan
2010/2011 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202R055) Public Economics and Administration (00) Public Economics and Administration P Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan
2010/2011 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202R055) Public Economics and Administration (00) Public Economics and Administration P Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2010/2011 (B6208) Economics and Management (6208R174) European Business Studies P Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan
2010/2011 (N6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202T010) Finance (01) Finance P Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan
2009/2010 (N6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202T010) Finance (01) Finance P Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan
2009/2010 (B6208) Economics and Management (6208R174) European Business Studies P Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan

Occurrence in special blocks

Block nameAcademic yearForm of studyStudy language YearWSType of blockBlock owner
Incoming students - master study 2019/2020 Full-time English Choice-compulsory 163 - International Office stu. block
Incoming students - master study 2018/2019 Full-time English Choice-compulsory 163 - International Office stu. block
Incoming Students 2017/2018 Full-time English Choice-compulsory 163 - International Office stu. block
Incoming Students 2016/2017 Full-time English Choice-compulsory 163 - International Office stu. block
Incoming Students 2015/2016 Full-time English Choice-compulsory 163 - International Office stu. block
Incoming Students 2014/2015 Full-time Czech Choice-compulsory 163 - International Office stu. block
Incoming students 2013/2014 Full-time Czech Choice-compulsory 163 - International Office stu. block
Incoming Students 2012/2013 Full-time Czech Choice-compulsory 163 - International Office stu. block