Témata magisterských prací

Matěj Opatrný MSc., Ph.D.
Impact of Common Agriculture Policy on Czech farmers Subsidy and motivation - behavioral aspects Application of Synthetic Control Method on any relevant and interesting topic Anything related to Behavioral Economics and Comparative studies. I am a member of Czech Priorities Thesis, where you can apply for the stipend if youc conduct Master thesis in aformentioned research areas.

PhDr. Miroslav Palanský M.A., Ph.D.
Please see the file below. I will be happy to consider supervising theses related to political economy, public finance, development economics, taxation or tax abuse.

Mgr. Michal Paulus
Gravity models of trade and international political economy Hyman Minsky´s financial instability hypothesis (Post-keynesian economics)

Jaroslav Pavlíček M.A.
I will be happy to consider supervising theses on topics regarding the use of online data in various fields of economics and finance.

Alena Pavlova M.A.
I will be happy to consider supervising theses on topics related to machine and deep learning, DSGE models and Public Finance.

Mgr. Lukáš Petrásek
I am open to any topic in the field of asset pricing.

Petr Pleticha
All theses must be written in English. 1. Productivity puzzle - analyzing decelerating productivity in the context of technological progress 2. Global Value Chains - participation in the global economy and its impact on the domestic economic structure 3. Policy Analysis - topics ranging from regulatory impact analyses to the interplay between pandemic response and economic performance, but any policy-oriented topic is welcomed. Students can apply to scholarships (CZK 16,000) provided by Czech Priorities. 4. Other topics on empirical macroeconomics are welcomed

Mgr. Petr Polák MSc. Ph.D.
See SIS for currently proposed topics; Information technology, virtual markets, information economics P2P lending in Europe Meta-analysis

Mgr. Nikol Poláková
Topics in International Taxation - Corporate tax competition - Transfer pricing - Tax heavens

PhDr. Oliver Polyák
I supervise topics related to the area of financial accounting, business ethics, application of IFRS or company valuation, preferably written in English. Students are welcome to specify their own topic in the field.

Mgr. Jan Procházka
EU monetary integration (e.g. from the point of view of institutions/Vývoj monetární integrace EU z hlediska institucionální koordinace a sbližování European Monetary policies/Evropská měnová politika Economic policies limitations of an EU member state/Omezení hospodářské politiky členské země EU Economic policies limitations of an EMU member state/Omezení hospodářské politiky členské země EMU Monetary Cooperation Central Banking Insitutions Central Bank Currency Board National Monetary Systems International Monetary System topics from International Trade topics from International Finance I topics from Structural Reforms topics from Economic policy of the Czech Republic (or another country) EU cooperation with third countries Regional International Cooperation nebo dle dohody/or up to the agreement

PhDr. Jana Votápková Ph.D.
Topics concerning efficiency measurements Topics in healthcare economics How financial IBA’s to increase physical activity can affect health care expenditures in the Czech Republic (Valentin Schnabl) Send me an email with areas that interest you and we will discuss a specific topic.

Jan Průša M.Phil. (Cantab), Ph.D.
1) Theory of capital in economic thought: from past to present. (Focus on the Austrian school.) Overview including, but not limited to: Smith, Marx, Böhm-Bawerk, Wicksell, Lachmann, Keynes, von Strigl, Hayek, Mises, Kirzner. 2) The theory of capital in current economic thought. Overview including, but not limited to: Standard mainstream models focusing on technological progress (Solow residual, Real business cycle theory); extensions concerning human capital and education (Arrow); measurement of capital. 3) Technical and economic efficiency (theory, application, or both). 4) Subsidies of photovoltaic (or any other "renewable") power plants in the Czech Republic. The redistributive nature of subsidies. Cost and benefit analysis of Czech installed capacity. Potential comparison with other neighbouring countries. Besides, I will be glad to consult on any other topic related to my specialization -- please refer to my publications and literature mentioned therein.

Mgr. Lukáš Rečka
Topics in energy economics and energy modelling

Mgr. Dominika Špolcová
Topics related to economics of well-being or from the area of environmental economics are welcome. Students are welcome to specify the topic on their own. Only theses written in English and LaTeX are to be supervised.

doc. JUDr. Tomáš Richter LL.M., Ph.D.
Nové úvěrové financování společností v insolvenčním řízení - srovnávací ekonomická analýza práva Optimální pravidla pro přeshraniční insolvenční řízení v České republice a v EU - srovnávací ekonomická analýza práva Optimální pravidla spotřebitelské insolvence v České republice - srovnávací ekonomická analýza práva Insolvenční řízení ohledně velkého nefinančního dlužníka v České republice - případová studie Optimální pravidla priority zajištěných věřitelů pro Českou republiku - srovnávací ekonomická analýza práva Rekodifikace obecné právní úpravy zástavního práva v České republice - srovnávací ekonomická analýza práva Optimální pravidla koncernového práva pro Českou republiku - srovnávací ekonomická analýza práva Optimální pravidla o odpovědnosti členů statutárních orgánů českých korporací ohrožených úpadkem - srovnávací ekonomická analýza práva Reforma pravidel vytváření a zachování základního kapitálu akciových společností - srovnávací ekonomická analýza práva s přihlédnutím k vývoji v EU Optimální pravidla právní regulace OTC derivátů (též jako PhD) Vlivy reformy českého insolvenčního práva (zejm. zavedení oddlužení) na české retailové finanční trhy - empirická studie (též jako PhD) Empirická studie ex ante a ex post účinků omezení přednostního práva zajištěných věřitelů českým konkursním právem (též jako PhD) Nové paradigma právní regulace kapitálových trhů po kolapsu teorie efektivnosti kapitálového trhu (též jako PhD) Divergence a konvergence mezi českým a slovenským korporačním právem Divergence a konvergence mezi českým a slovenským insolvenčním právem

PhDr. Karolína Vozková
Bank performance Banking non-interest income Impact of market concentration on banks Export financing with state support

Mgr. Pavel Ryska MPhil
1. Business cycle theories (theoretical rather than empirical treatment) 2. The Austrian school of economics - mainly its business cycle theory, but also other topics including the main protagonists of this school of thought 3. Deflation 4. Theories of the interest rate and the role of the interest rate in the business cycle

Yermone Sargsyan MSc.
Energy Economics, Environmental Economics, Labor Economics.

Mgr. Milan Ščasný PhD.
Household behaviour and residential demand (energy demand, energy savings, fuel demand, mobility, organic food, diets); links to social-psychological behavioral theories Non-market valuation (willingness-to-pay for environmental goods, ecosystem services, health risk and safety, new product, new business/service models); discrete choice experiments, hedonic pricing Health benefit valuation (Value of a Statistical Life, WTP for avoiding illness, increasing fertility, or improving health, WTP versus QALY/DALY) Regulatory Impact Assessment - energy system modelling, economic models (CGE, E3ME, microsimulation model); external cost quantification; Social Cost of Carbon Environmental economics; energy economcis, transport economics

Valeria Secchini MSc
If you are interested in the topics of the research I am carrying out (e.g. Multinational Corporations Tax Avoidance, Network Analysis, Agent Based Modelling, Computational Economics, ecc...) and would like to be supervised by me during your Master thesis, please contact me. I would be happy to consider the supervising

Mgr. Marek Šedivý
Topics related to measurement of income inequality and poverty.

PhDr. Tomáš Sedláček Ph.D.
On Ethics of Homo Oeconomicus

PhDr. Jakub Seidler Ph.D.
All slots are currently occupied

PhDr. Vojtěch Seman
Application of Bayesian Model Averaging technique, Corporate Governance topics, Public Debt and Economic Growth

Ing. Vilém Semerák M.A., Ph.D.
Trade and innovations: the role of trade in upgrading of less advanced economies

PhDr. Goran Serdarević M.A.
Merger control in the EU (US) Modelling and simulation of M&A impacts on the market's competitive structure Political economy of the antitrust policy Regulation and anti-trust in telecommunication industries Network neutrality and economics of the internet Microeconomic approach to spectrum auctions Abuse of dominance in multi-sided markets

Mgr. Ing. Tomáš Šestořád
Topics related to macroeconomics and monetary economics (ZLB, unconventional monetary policy tools) investigated by DSGE models and multivariate time series analysis. Students are welcome to specify the topic on their own. Only theses written in English and LaTeX are to be supervised.

doc. Ing. Ondřej Schneider MPhil., Ph.D.
WARNING: AS I AM ABROAD FOR THE TIME BEING, ONLY EMAIL CONSULTATIONS AND SUPERVISIONS ARE AVAILABLE!!!! Pension systems in European countries - what can we learn from reforms? Pension reform with children-related public pensions Law makers - who are they? Professional and educational background of Czech (or other) law makers Fiscal policy - political constraints and theoretical assumptions 1. Daňové zatížení práce a kapitálu: stav a vývoj v ČR a ekonomické důsledky. 2. Progresivnost českého daňového systému. 3. Střední volič a jeho vliv na daňové systémy v Evropě a v USA - esej. 4. Důchodový systém - podmínky pareto efektivní změny. 5. Důchodové systémy - vliv demografie. 6. Důchodový systém - polská a maďarská reforma ve světle českého systému. 7. Jak od spotřebních daní k ekologické dani? 8. Rovnost ve společnosti - nástroje měření a nástroje ovlivňování. 9. Optimální zdanění: kritické prozkoumání předpokladů teorie - esej. 10. Daně a ekonomický růst - empirické srovnání. 11. Daně a ekonomický růst - ekonomická analýza. 12. Fiskální federalismus, vyšší územně správní celky a české veřejné rozpočty. 13. Funkce mimorozpočtových fondů v zemích EU. 14. Internet a daně - esej. 15. Globalizace a daňová konkurence: rizika a přínosy - esej, analýza. 16. Rozpočtové výdaje na podporu úspor: jejich efektivnost a ospravedlnitelnost. 17. Velikost veřejného sektoru ve světě: přínosy a náklady - analýza 18. Generační účetnictví: koncept a jeho aplikace na Českou republiku. NEW AND RECOMMENDED - Thesis topics proposed and supervised by Jan Zapal (with my support) are in the document attached below.

PhDr. Jiří Schwarz Ph.D.
For current topics see the Student Information System. But I also welcome your own topics, preferably empirical topics concerning institutions, entrepreneurship, and monetary policy.

Mgr. Jan Šíla MSc.
I will be happy to supervise theses on financial econometrics and/or machine learning in finance. Couple of personal rules:

  • Email me with details when you want to defend, when is deadline for the proposal. Ideally with a specified topic.
  • Pick at one or two very good papers as the backbone of the topic - see ies journal ranking at the bottom of the page, and start researching from the top. It is ok if you don't understand the details, it is an exercise to understand motivation and research context. Dont worry about the greek letters at all at this stage!
  • If you like something, check related articles through Connected papers to dig deeper in the topic.
  • Check writing tips by prof Cochrane for good academic text. Appiies definitely to Bsc and MSc theses as well!
  • We will have monthly status meetings - up to 30 minutes - online or in person once you start working on it. Ad hoc consults are of course available!
  • Complete draft 1 month prior to submission
  • If you are searching for a crypto related topic, check Understanding Cryptocurrencies article to get a quick overview of some topics and follow references within. There is a new journal Digital Finance with lots of crypto research.
General topics, preferably applied (you are more than welcome to specify the topic yourself): Topics on Crypto(currency) markets Topics on Efficient markets hypothesis Topics on Market Endogeneity Topics on Asset Pricing

Mgr. Michal Skořepa Ph.D
Modely rozhodování jednotlivce v ekonomii

PhDr. Ing. Jiří Skuhrovec PhD.
Public procurement - various topics (procurement data) Political party financing (party donation and budget data) Virtual Economies - Bitcoin, World of Warcraft, Second Life. Digital, virtual currencies (applied monetary theory) Other works with czech public sector data - Insolvencies, Research grants, EU grants.., especially data from data.mfcr.cz portal.

Mgr. Lenka Šlegerová
I will be happy to consider supervising theses on health economics and healthcare policies, e.g. health technology assessment, survival analysis, or analysis of healthcare accessibility. Especially a focus on the Czech Republic is welcomed.

RNDr. Martin Šmíd Ph.D.
Wikinomics and Self Interest

Ing. Mgr. Šarlota Smutná, MSc.
I suggest any topic in the field of applied econometrics, especially microeconometrics and consumer demand analysis.

Mgr. Jan Šolc
Libovolná témata z oblasti makroekonomie a bankovnictví dle dohody se studenty (Topics from macroeconomics and banking according to students´ preferences)

PhDr. Jan Soudek
any topic related to fiscal policies, public finance, public procurement, microeconomics, cost allocation methods etc. e.g.: the role of SMEs in public procurement

PhDr. Ludmila Stakhovych
Suggested topics: Comparative Studies of Developing and Developed Economies Evaluation of Environment Using Stated Preference and Revealed Preference Methods

Mgr. Ing. Martin Štěpánek M.A., Ph.D.
Pension systems and their sustainability Topics on migration and labour force Health and wellbeing in economics - sleep, productivity... Other interesting topics




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