MPE_MAE2 Macroeconomics 2

Faculty of Economics and Administration
Spring 2013
Extent and Intensity
2/0/0. 4 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
Ing. Miroslav Hloušek, Ph.D. (lecturer)
prof. Ing. Zdeněk Tomeš, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Ing. Jan Čapek, Ph.D. (assistant)
Ing. Jitka Doležalová, Ph.D. (assistant)
doc. Ing. Ondřej Krčál, Ph.D. (assistant)
Guaranteed by
prof. Ing. Zdeněk Tomeš, Ph.D.
Department of Economics - Faculty of Economics and Administration
Contact Person: Lydie Pravdová
Supplier department: Department of Economics - Faculty of Economics and Administration
Mon 9:20–11:00 P106, Mon 9:20–11:00 P101
Prerequisites (in Czech)
! PEMAII Macroeconomics II
Course Enrolment Limitations
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Course objectives
Macroeconomics II (PEMAII) The principal aim of this continuation course (intermediate level) is to continue the course Macroeconomics I and broaden the knowledge introducing new theoretical ideas, illustrating them by means of quantitative tools, and finally, to apply them to the Czech economy. Verifying the applicability of principal economic postulates to the Czech economy in the process of transformation will be of no less importance. The subject matter will be oriented on the following topics: enhanced analysis of aggregate supply and demand, labour market and money market forms, instruments and efficiency of fiscal and monetary policy in securing the balance between individual markets macroeconomics of open economy resulting in the Mundell-Fleming model. Mastering these topics represents the prerequisites for the study of macroeconomics in the doctoral economic studies. Examination: written (a test including computations of examples). A part of examination is formed by a seminar paper (about 10 pages) on an approved topic linked with the application of economic theory to Czech economic conditions.
  • 1/ Macroeconomic data 2/ National Income 3/ Money and Inflation 4/ Open Economy 5/ Unemployment 6/ Solow model I 7/ Solow model II 8/ ISLM model 9/ Mundell-Fleming model 10/ Aggregate Supply and Phillips Curve 11/ Monetary and Fiscal Policy 12/ Consumption
    required literature
  • MANKIW, N. Gregory. Macroeconomics. 7th ed. New York: Worth Publishers, 2010. xxxiv, 598. ISBN 9781429238120. info
  • HOLMAN, Robert. Makroekonomie : středně pokročilý kurz. 1. vyd. Praha: C.H. Beck, 2004. xiv, 424. ISBN 8071797642. info
Teaching methods
Assessment methods
Final written multiple-choice test
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
Study Materials
The course is taught annually.
General note: Nezapisují si studenti, kteří absolvovali předmět PEMAII.
Information on course enrolment limitations: max. 30 cizích studentů; cvičení pouze pro studenty ESF
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