Mgr. Klára Kantová


Position: Ph.D. Candidate
Field of interest: Labour Economics, Behavioral Economics, Applied Microeconometrics
Membership: Center for Doctoral Studies, Macroeconomics and Econometrics, PhD Candidates


Office: 602
Email: klara [DOT] kantova [AT] fsv [DOT] cuni [DOT] cz
Available: by appointment

More information

PhD study

Tutor: prof. PhDr. Tomáš Havránek Ph.D.

Studying from: 2021
PhDr examination:
Final exam:
Dissertation Proposal defence:
Dissertation defence:

Current work:
The Elasticity of Substitution between Native and Immigrant Labor: A Meta-Analysis

Dissertation topic:
Family Background and Children’s Education

Disertation abstract:
Please see the Individual Study Plan (ISP) below

Optional courses:
Quantitative Methods in Macroeconomics and Finance I, Quantitative Methods in Macroeconomics and Finance II


Organisation Memberships

Center for Doctoral Studies


2021+: PhD Candidate; IES FSV UK; Economics and Finance
2019-2021: Master’s studies; IES FSV UK; Economics and Finance; Finance, Banking and Financial Markets
Master’s thesis: How Parental Involvement Affects Education Outcomes of Their Children
2016-2019: Bachelor’s degree; IES FSV UK; Economics and Finance
Bachelor’s thesis: Ex-prisoners and the Labour Market in the Czech Republic
2018 Erasmus+, Università degli Studi di Roma "Tor Vergata", Italy

Job history

Teaching Assistant, IES FSV UK:
2021/2022 WS: Microeconomic II, Ekonomie I
2021/2022 SS: Ekonomie II, Makroekonomie II
2022/2023 WS: Microeconomic II, Ekonomie I

2021+: Administrative worker, Center for Doctoral Studies, IES FSV UK
2021: Transfer Pricing Assistant, Grant Thornton Tax & Accounting s.r.o.
2020: Transfer Pricing Assistant, GT Tax a.s.
2019: Transfer Pricing Assistant, BDO Tax a.s.
2016/2018: Administrative Assistant, PDM Group a.s.

Awards and prizes

The CES President's Award for authors under 25, for the paper ‘Parental Involvement and Education Outcomes of Their Children’.

Research profiles
ORCID, RePEc, Publons

Topics for supervision

Bachelor theses

I am happy to consider supervising theses on labour and behavioral economics, or any topic in the field of applied microeconometrics. Also, I am open to supervise researches on sport and nutrition.

Theses in English and Latex are strongly preferred. If you are interested, do not hesitate to contact me by an e-mail.

Master theses

As a PhD candidate, I am primarily supervising Bachelor theses. You are encouraged to select your Master thesis supervisor from the current IES faculty. If you still want me to supervise your Master thesis, get in touch with me via email.


ISP 2021/2022
ISP 2022/2023

October 2023


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