156-0903/01 – Theory of Antimonopoly Regulation (TPM)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Applied EconomicsCredits10
Subject guarantorprof. Ing. Christiana Kliková, CSc.Subject version guarantorprof. Ing. Christiana Kliková, CSc.
Study levelpostgraduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
YearSemesterwinter + summer
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2006/2007Year of cancellation2012/2013
Intended for the facultiesEKFIntended for study typesDoctoral
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
KLI30 prof. Ing. Christiana Kliková, CSc.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 90+0
Part-time Credit and Examination 90+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Objective of the course antitrust regulation is to show students the ways in which it is possible to mitigate the negative effects of imperfect competition on the economic efficiency of the country. Therefore, the subject focuses on the development of theory and practical politics of market protection and conceptual ideas to organize a competitive economy .

Teaching methods

Individual consultations

Summary

The essence and the main objectives of competition policy. The development of theory and practical policy of protection market. The concentration and monopolization of the economy. The causes and forms of restriction competition. Diagnosis of of functionality competition. The static nature and dynamism of competition.Tools of competition policy. Ban on cartels, supervision of the abuse of a dominant market position, merger control. The history of a specific form of antitrust policy, its legal regulation. Competition in the European Union. The protection of competition in the Czech republic.

Compulsory literature:

ARMENTANO D. T.: Antitrust and Monopoly Anatomy of Policy Failure. The Independent Institute, Oakland CA 1990. HAHN R. W. Antitrust Policy and Vertical Reestraints. Brooking Institution Press 2006. HYLTON, KEIT N.: Antitrust Law: Economic Theory and Common Law Evolution. Cambridge University Press 2003.

Recommended literature:

FERGUSON P. R. a FERGUSON G. J. Industrial Economics, Issues and Perspectives. Macmillan 1994. MCCONNELL, C. R. – BRUE, S. L.: Economics. Principles, Problems, and Policies. McGraw-Hill, International Edition. RASMUSSEN, P.N., DELORS, J.: The New Social Europe. www.pes.org 2007. SHARPE, T. Trying to make sense of abuse of a dominant position. In ROBINSON, C. Regulating Utilities and Promoting Competition : Lessons for the future. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, 2006. s. 138-155. In Association with the Institute of Economic Affairs and the London Business School. ISBN 9781845427115. VISCUSI, K. W., HARRINGTON, J. E., VERNON, John M. Economics of Regulation and Antitrust. 4th edition. Cambridge, Massachusetts : The MIT Press, 2005. 927 p. ISBN 0-262-22075-X.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

E-learning

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Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

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Conditions for subject completion

Part-time form (validity from: 1960/1961 Summer semester, validity until: 2011/2012 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Exercises evaluation and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (145) 51
        Examination Examination 100  0
        Exercises evaluation Credit 45  0
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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