MKV_SSVF Public Finances's Seminar

Faculty of Economics and Administration
Spring 2010
Extent and Intensity
0/0. 4 credit(s). Type of Completion: z (credit).
Teacher(s)
doc. PhDr. Jan Šelešovský, CSc. (seminar tutor)
Mgr. Ing. Petra Dvořáková, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
doc. Ing. Robert Jahoda, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Ing. Jarmila Beránková, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Ing. Michaela Horňáková (seminar tutor)
Guaranteed by
doc. Ing. Robert Jahoda, Ph.D.
Department of Public Economics - Faculty of Economics and Administration
Contact Person: Mgr. Kateřina Kociánová
Timetable
Sun 28. 2. 8:30–11:50 P312, Sun 14. 3. 8:30–11:50 P312, Sun 21. 3. 8:30–11:50 P312
Prerequisites (in Czech)
( MKV_VEF2 Public Finance II )
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
At the end of this course, students should be able to:
- identify contemporary issues of public finance
- find out different aspects leading to the solution, including undertanding main similarities and diffencies
- explain and defend of the chosen way
Syllabus
  • The course covers current public finance topics. They are scheduled for certain weeks of the semester (approximately):
  • Reforms of Public Budgets
  • Distributional aspects of public finance reforms
  • Public Expenditure Management, State Treasury
  • Public finance sustainability, Public Debt Management
  • Contemporary Issues of Regional and Municipal Budgets
  • Contemporary Issues of Regional and Municipal Budgets
Literature
  • HAMERNÍKOVÁ, Bojka and Květa KUBÁTOVÁ. Veřejné finance. 2. vyd. Praha: Eurolex Bohemia, 2004. 355 s. ISBN 8086432882. info
  • MEDVEĎ, Jozef. Verejné financie. Bratislava: Sprint, vfra, 2005. 464 s. ISBN 8089085326. info
  • KÖNIG, Petr and Lubor LACINA. Rozpočet a politiky Evropské unie. Vyd. 1. Praha: C.H. Beck, 2004. xxiv, 374. ISBN 8071798460. info
  • OCHRANA, František. Manažerské metody ve veřejném sektoru : teorie, praxe a metodika uplatnění. Vyd. 1. Praha: Ekopress, 2002. 216 s. ISBN 8086119513. info
Teaching methods
Class discussion of contemporary issues of public finance. Presentations of students' seminar work within tutorials.
Assessment methods
The course is concluded with awarding a credit. To obtain the credit, students have to fulfill given conditions:
1. elaborate and present of the given problem,
2. elaborate an essay).
Important information! If students commit a prohibited act, such as using various forbidden tools, cribbing, taking out any part of the exam or any other cheating, the teacher is allowed to interrupt an exam and to grade a student with F, FF or FFF according to the seriousness of the offence. The mentioned procedure relates to all the activities that are included in the final evaluation of the course (seminar work, essays, tests etc.).
Language of instruction
Czech
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
The course is taught annually.
Credit evaluation note: k=2.
The course is also listed under the following terms Spring 2011, Spring 2012, Spring 2013, Spring 2014, Spring 2015.
  • Enrolment Statistics (Spring 2010, recent)
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