342-3330/02 – The economy in transport I (EvDI)

Gurantor departmentInstitute of TransportCredits4
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Ivana Olivková, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Ivana Olivková, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2020/2021Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFSIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
OLI22 doc. Ing. Ivana Olivková, Ph.D.
TEI72 doc. Ing. Dušan Teichmann, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Graded credit 2+2
Part-time Graded credit 8+4

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

To analyze the sorts of transport business. To recognize and formulate the problems of traffic and transport processes in a transport company and transport service in the field of service. To summarize issues of work running study and working time in transport and evaluate effects and impacts from designed changes. To propose the optimal structure of costs and income in transport. To evaluate the marketing strategy of various models. Acquirements will be demonstrated by solving a semester project.

Teaching methods



The principles of transport business and business activity in transport company. The problems of transport services in a branch of service. Planning of work, working time in transport. Personnel policy of transport company. Costs and income of a transport company, price setting, managerial control of transport company as a whole. Marketing in transport and marketing mix.

Compulsory literature:

Quinet, E., Vickerman, R. Principles of Transport Economics. Cornwall, 2004, ISBN 1-84542-256-2

Recommended literature:

Vuchic, V. Urban Transport: Operations, Planing and Economics.Published by John Wiley, Hoboken, New Jersey. ISBN 0-471-63265-1

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Project-establishing the project company in the field of transport Test 1 Test 2


Other requirements

Skills demonstrated by solving the semester work.


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

The program of lectures 1. Introduction and basic concepts 2. Company organization in transport, management and termination of business 3. Assets, capital and financial management in transport 4. Demand for transport 5. Travel services 6. Preparation and planning the performance of the company 7. Costs and expenses of transport company 8. Revenues and earnings of transport company 9. Return transport. 10. Price and pricing 11. Investment activities of the transport company 12. Taxes and tax policy for transport services. 13. Marketing in the field of transport services, the marketing mix. 14. Accounting transport company Exercise Program 1. Practice basic concepts. 2. The planning process, creating organizational structure. 3. Entering the project - 'Project establishment of the company in the field of transport " 4. Creating a Business Plan 5. Consultation on the project 6. Planning performance of the transport company 7. The founder's budget - the cost of transport companies 8. Test 1. Revenues and earnings for transport companies 9. Calculation of the critical point of profitability, the profitability 10.Completion and processing end of the project 11.Presentation and project evaluation 12.Presentation and project evaluation. 13.Depreciation methods-calculations 14.Test 2. Marketing activities.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2020/2021 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Graded credit Graded credit 100  51
Mandatory attendence parzicipation: Rozsah povinné účasti

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