JEB026 - European Economic Integration

Credit: 6
Status: Bachelors - All
Bachelors - core
BEF - elective
Semester - winter
Course supervisors: prof. Ing. et Ing. Luboš Komárek Ph.D., MSc., MBA
Course homepage: JEB026
Literature: Core:
BALDWIN, Richard E. a Charles WYPLOSZ. The economics of European integration. 4th ed. London: McGraw-Hill Higher Education, c2012, xix, 654 s. ISBN 978-0-07-713172-2.
Set of lecturer's presentations

EL-AGRAA, A. The European Union: economics and policies. 9th ed. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2011, ISBN 978-1-107-40011-5.

DĚDEK, Oldřich: Doba eura: Úspěchy i nezdary společné evropské měny. Praha: Linde, 2013, ISBN: 978-80-7201-933-5 (in Czech).

DĚDEK, Oldřich: Historie evropské měnové integrace: od národních měn k euru. Praha: C.H. Beck, 2008, ISBN 978-80-7400-076--8. (in Czech; if you do not read Czech, use GROS, Daniel a Niels THYGESEN. European monetary integration. 1998, 2nd ed. Harlow: Longman)

GILBERT, Mark: European integration : a concise history. Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield Publ. 2011, , ISBN: 978-0-7425-6664-4.

NEAL, Larry. The economics of Europe and the European Union. Cambridge University Press, 2007, ISBN: 978-0-521-68301-2.

SENIOR NELLO, Susan. The European Union: economics, policies and history. 3rd ed. London: McGraw-Hill, 2012, xxv, 472 p. ISBN 978-0-07-712966-8.

Prof. Dedek's teaching materials can be also found on his personal website
Description: Introductory comprehensive course to the European economic integration. Individual topics of economic integration are approached from three angles:
(i) theoretical background helping to understand desirability of integration methods is presented,
(ii) integration processes are explained from the historical perspective and
(iii) discussion pays attention to current problems and challenges. Lectures are supplemented with seminars with the aim to encourage active participation.
June 2023


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