Course: Economic Statistics

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Course title Economic Statistics
Course code UMKM/PEKS
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Lesson
Level of course not specified
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course unspecified
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Course content
Indicators and its systems. Extensive and intensive quantities, indices and differences. Individual simple indices. Individual compound indices and its differences. Aggregate indices and its differences, sorting and classification. Demographic statistics. Statistics of population incomes and consumption. Price statistics and GDP statistics. Statistics of industry, business and services. Conjunctural research and analysis.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing), Dialogic (discussion, interview, brainstorming), Work with text (with textbook, with book), Methods of individual activities
Learning outcomes
The goal of this matter is to extend and improve ability in application of knowledge gained from quantitativete items.
The student is acquainted with the contemporary Czech system of the economic and social statistical indicators, its interconnection with harmonized system within the EU as well as with practical determination processes and possibilities of its use in the analysis of the economic events.
Předmět Ekonomická statistika navazuje na úvodní kurz teorie pravděpodobnosti a matematické statistiky.

Assessment methods and criteria
Written examination

Assignment - written test. Exam - granting is conditioned by passing the written test (with at least 51% success rate). It comprises of the theoretical and practical part.
Recommended literature
  • Hill, T., Lewicki, P. Statistics: Methods and Applications. Tulsa, 2006. ISBN 80-86419-26-6.
  • Jarošová, E., Arltová, M. Statistika B - řešené příklady. Praha, 1999.
  • Jílek, J. Nástin sociálněhospodářské statistiky. Praha, 2002.
  • Macek, J.,Hrbáč, L.,Hrubá, J.,Šedivá, B. Ekonomická statistika. Ostrava, 2002.
  • Moravová, J. Základy sociální statistiky. Praha, 1998.

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