BPV_AIPP Introduction to Public Policies

Ekonomicko-správní fakulta
podzim 2024
2/0/0. 5 kr. Ukončení: zk.
Vyučováno prezenčně.
Ing. Filip Hrůza, Ph.D. (přednášející)
doc. JUDr. Ivan Malý, CSc. (přednášející)
Ing. Vojtěch Müllner, Ph.D. (přednášející)
Ing. Marek Pavlík, Ph.D. (přednášející)
doc. JUDr. Ivan Malý, CSc.
Katedra veřejné ekonomie – Ekonomicko-správní fakulta
Kontaktní osoba: Jana Biskupová
Dodavatelské pracoviště: Katedra veřejné ekonomie – Ekonomicko-správní fakulta
Omezení zápisu do předmětu
Předmět je nabízen i studentům mimo mateřské obory.
Předmět si smí zapsat nejvýše 40 stud.
Momentální stav registrace a zápisu: zapsáno: 0/40, pouze zareg.: 6/40, pouze zareg. s předností (mateřské obory): 5/40
Mateřské obory/plány
Cíle předmětu
The course provides essential knowledge about Public Policy process and explains why and how it is useful for economists. The aim of the course is to give the students a chance to understand principles of public policy as well as understand link between policy and economics issues. Students will be also able to understand and partly analyze selected current policy issues.
Výstupy z učení
Student will be able to
- understand basic public policy approaches and its meaning for economics
- find arguments for as well as against given policy issue
- analyse (at basic level) selected policy issues
- write an essay which means to write and work with scientific papers and be able to formulate his/her own opinion
- identify economics consequences of selected policy problems and issues.
- see the complexity of public policy and be able to avoid making simplified statements about policy issues.
  • Part 1 Introduction to public policy
  • - Public policy - basic principles, values, and concepts for public policies study
  • - Policy formulation and design and the role of policy actors
  • - Policy aims and instruments
  • - Policy implementation and evaluation
  • - Introduction to methods of of public policy research
  • Part 2 – Selected topics - case studies. At the beginning of the course the list of topics will be announced. This approach enables to follow actual cases and issues as well as an invitation of incoming academics from foreign universities or experts from practical field. For example:
  • - Economic dimension of policy evaluation
  • - Public policy towards the civil society
    povinná literatura
  • DUNN, William N. Public policy analysis. Sixth edition. Taylor & Francis, 2018. ISBN 9781138743830
  • HOWLETT, Michael, M. RAMESH a Anthony PERL. Studying public policy : policy cycles and policy subsystems. Third edition. Ontario: Oxford university press, 2009, vii, 298. ISBN 9780195428025. info
    doporučená literatura
  • PETERS, B. Guy. Advanced introduction to public policy. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar, 2015, x, 203. ISBN 9781781955765. info
  • DYE, Thomas R. Understanding public policy. 11th ed. Upper Saddle River: Pearson Prentice Hall, 2005, xvii, 356. ISBN 0131174525. info
Výukové metody
The course is organized as lectures and class discussions.
Metody hodnocení
To successfully finish the course the student need to - participate on a group presetation - take an online midterm test - have at least one attendance - Take the final test (exam) All activities are rewarded with points. Based on a total sum of points is set the grade. Details are set and explained at the beginning of semester and published in the study materials.
The final grade is a total sum. Grades are set as follows E 60+, D 66+, C 73+, B 82+, A92+.
Vyučovací jazyk
Informace učitele
It is highly recommended to discuss specific issues and needs before the problem will arise. Examples: If student will arrive during the semester and miss the beginning of the curse; if the student needs to finish the course earlier etc. It is usually possible to find a solution but is it necessary to discuss it with teacher before.
Další komentáře
Předmět je vyučován každoročně.
Předmět je zařazen také v obdobích podzim 2017, podzim 2018, podzim 2019, podzim 2021, podzim 2022, podzim 2023.
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