Course: International economic relations

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Course title International economic relations
Course code KEK/MMEEK
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 3
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
  • Siviček Tomáš, Ing. PhD.
Course content
1. Conception, targets and methodology of the course. 2. International trade with goods. 3. Particularity of the international trade with services. 4. International business contracts. 5. Role of selected agents of the world economy from the point of view of international trade. 6. International movement of capital and labour. 7. Balance of payments as an expression of international economic relations of the state. 8. Exchange rates and their regulations. 9. Forms of international coordination of economic activities. 10. Boom analysis in the international trade. 11. International trade policy of the CR. 12. Export policy of the CR. 13. Integration of the CR in the world economy.

Learning activities and teaching methods
unspecified, unspecified, unspecified, unspecified, unspecified
  • unspecified - 26 hours per semester
  • unspecified - 26 hours per semester
  • unspecified - 26 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
The aim of the course is to explain functioning of individual forms and the whole complex of international economic relations, which create a complex system-world economy. Students get acquainted with the problematics of international trade, international finances, international migration and international coordination of economic activities.
At the end of the course, students will be able to: - take stand on issues of international economic relations and argue based on various theretical approaches - complexly evaluate and analyse development of various aspects of international economic relations, their mutual relations and impacts on the economy of the Czech Republic - incorporate appropriately results of analysis into suggested measures at the level of companies, public institutions and international organisations
Accomplished course of International trade II.

Assessment methods and criteria
Written test
Recommended literature
  • BALDWIN, R., WYPLOSZ, Ch. Ekonomie evropské integrace. Praha: Grada, 2013. ISBN 80-247-4568-8..
  • CIHELKOVÁ, E. a kol. Mezinárodní ekonomie II. Praha: C.H. Beck, 2008. ISBN 978-80-7400-054-6..
  • CIHELKOVÁ, E. a kol. Světová ekonomika. Obecné trendy rozvoje. Praha: C.H. Beck, 2009. ISBN 978-80-7400155-0..
  • HECZKO, S. Pracovní texty k předmětu Mezinárodní ekonomické vztahy, FSE UJEP, Ústí n. L. 2007..
  • KUBIŠTA, V. a kol. Mezinárodní ekonomické vztahy. Aleš Čeněk, 2009. ISBN 978-80-7380-191-5.
  • LEBIEDZIK, M. a kol. Světová ekonomika. Computer Press, 2007. ISBN 978-80-251-1498-8.
  • MAJEROVÁ, I., NEZVAL, P. Mezinárodní ekonomie v teorii a praxi. Brno: Computer Press, 2011. ISBN 978-80-251-3421-4..
  • NEUMANN, P., ŽAMBERSKÝ, P., JIRÁNKOVÁ, M. Mezinárodní ekonomie. Praha: Grada, 2010. ISBN 978-80-247-3276-3..

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Social and Economic Studies Business Administration and Management (C) Economy 2 Summer