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Macroeconomics I - JEB009
Title: Makroekonomie I
Guaranteed by: Institute of Economic Studies (23-IES)
Faculty: Faculty of Social Sciences
Actual: from 2016
Semester: winter
E-Credits: 6
Examination process: winter s.:
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:2/2, Ex [HT]
Capacity: 92 / 95 (100)
Min. number of students: unlimited
4EU+: no
Virtual mobility / capacity: no
State of the course: taught
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
Teaching methods: full-time
Note: course can be enrolled in outside the study plan
enabled for web enrollment
priority enrollment if the course is part of the study plan
Guarantor: PhDr. Michal Hlaváček, Ph.D.
Teacher(s): PhDr. Michal Hlaváček, Ph.D.
Mgr. Soňa Sivá
Mgr. Josef Švéda
Class: Courses for LLEP
Incompatibility : JEB114
Pre-requisite : JEB004
Interchangeability : JEB114
Is incompatible with: JEB114
Is pre-requisite for: JEB016, JEB010
Is interchangeable with: JEB114
Annotation -
Last update: PhDr. Michal Hlaváček, Ph.D. (18.09.2012)
The course acquaints students with macroeconomic indexes and with national accounts system. Behaviour of the economy especially in short run is explained, stressing the business cycle and concerns to generation, distribution and allocation of national income. The course also solves problems of small open economy and money market.
Aim of the course -
Last update: PhDr. Michal Hlaváček, Ph.D. (21.04.2008)

Objective of this course is to familiarise students with basic macroeconomic theories.

Literature -
Last update: PhDr. Michal Hlaváček, Ph.D. (18.09.2012)

[1] Cahlík, Hlaváček, Seidler: Makroekonomie. Skripta Karolinum 1998.
[2] Burda-Wyplosz: Macroeconomics, a European Text. 1993.
[3] Barro: Macroeconomics. Fourth Edition. 1993

Teaching methods -
Last update: PhDr. Michal Hlaváček, Ph.D. (21.04.2008)

Lectures and seminars.

Requirements to the exam -
Last update: SCHNELLEROVA (25.10.2019)

Please switch to the czech version.

Syllabus -
Last update: PhDr. Michal Hlaváček, Ph.D. (26.09.2017)

(1) What is macroeconomics. Economic theories and models. Methods.
Business cycles, price level and natural GDP, long and short time
horizont. Stabilization politics.
(2) Measurment of economic activity, price changes and unemployment. National income accounts. Flow of funds. I-O
(3) General classical model.
(4) Effective demand. Consumption and investment.
Income-expenditure model.
(5) Liquidity preference theory. IS-LM model.
(6) AD-AS model: AD curve. AS curve.
(7) General keynesian model. Liquidity and investment trap.

(8) Exchange rate and balance of payment.
(9) IS-LM-BP model.
(10) AD-AS model for open economy.

(11) Money supply. Monetary politics.I
(12) Money supply. Monetary politics.II
(13) Money demand.

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