Course: Microeconomics II

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Course title Microeconomics II
Course code UEV/PMIK2
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Lesson
Level of course Master
Year of study 1
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 4
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Černohorský Jan, Ing. Ph.D.
  • Černohorská Liběna, Ing. Ph.D.
  • Volejníková Jolana, doc. Ing. Ph.D.
Course content
Utility theory and consumer's optimum. Demand. Production and costs. Theory of perfect competition. Monopolistic competition. Models of duopoly. Theory of games. Price of products and services. Modern theory of company. Markets of products factors.

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 aim of the course is to extend at qualitatively higher level and by the use of mathematic appliance theoretical knowledge of behaviour of households and companies in the market with perfect but first of all imperfect competition.
Students will understand the philosophy of economics and apply acquired knowledge to real economic problems.

Assessment methods and criteria
Oral examination, Written examination, Student performance assessment

The assignment is granted upon completion of the following conditions: passing final tests. The examination is written, or oral with a written preparation. Knowledge of lectured topics is required.
Recommended literature
  • BRČÁK, J., SEKERKA, B.:. Mikroekonomie. Plzeň: Čeněk, 2010.
  • BUCHTA, M.:. Mikroekonomie pro magisterské studium. Pardubice: Univerzita Pardubice, 2007. &, &.
  • Černohorská, Liběna. Mikroekonomie II cvičebnice na CD. Pardubice: Univerzita Pardubice, 2013. ISBN 978-80-7395-692-9.
  • HOLMAN, R. Mikroekonomie. Středně pokročilý kurz. Praha: C. H. Beck, 2002.
  • MACÁKOVÁ, L. A KOL.:. Mikroekonomie II, cvičebnice. Slaný: Melandrium, 2003.
  • SIRŮČEK, P. A KOL.:. Mikroekonomická teorie I, cvičebnice. Slaný: Melandrium, 2003.
  • SOUKUPOVÁ, J. A KOL.:. Mikroekonomie. Praha: Management Press, 2010.

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