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Course, academic year 2020/2021
  
European Union and Regional Policy - AM501020
Title: European Union and Regional Policy
Guaranteed by: Department of Economics and Management (837)
Actual: from 2020
Semester: both
Points: 6
E-Credits: 6
Examination process:
Hours per week, examination: 2/2 C+Ex [hours/week]
Capacity: winter:unlimited / unlimited (unknown)
summer:unknown / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
Language: English
Teaching methods: full-time
Level:  
For type: Master's (post-Bachelor)
Note: course can be enrolled in outside the study plan
enabled for web enrollment
you can enroll for the course in winter and in summer semester
Guarantor: Novotný Lukáš doc. Dr. Mgr. M.A.
Literature
Last update: Novotný Lukáš doc. Dr. Mgr. M.A. (17.09.2020)

Core:

BEREND, Ivan T. The History of European Integration. A new perspective. London and New York: Routledge, 2016, 271 s.

BRAUN, Julie Anna. Regional Policies and European Integration. Cham: palgrave macmillan, 2016, 209 s.

Supplementary:

BRIGUGLIO, L. (ed.). Small States and the European Union Economic perspectives. London and New York: Routledge, 2016, 252 s.

GSTÖHL, Sieglinde, LANNON, Erwan. The European Union’s Broader Neighbourhood Challenges and opportunities for cooperation beyond the European Neighbourhood Policy. London and New York: Routledge, 2015, 347 s.

TELÓ, Mario (ed.). European Union and New Regionalism Competing Regionalism and Global Governance in a Post-Hegemonic Era. London and New York: Routledge, 2016, 478 s.

Requirements to the exam - Czech
Last update: Vlachý Jan doc. Ing. Ph.D. (06.04.2020)

Z - Účast na výuce, prezentace, samostatná práce (referáty)

ZK - test

Syllabus
Last update: Vlachý Jan doc. Ing. Ph.D. (06.04.2020)

The course discusses developments in the EU and in the EU Regional Policy from the end of the Cold War until today. It focuses on relevant issues of the integration process. It is based on lectures, class discussions and presentations of various positions present in the debates (group projects / own positions). The objectives of the course are to explain a modern development of the EU, analyse key points in particular areas of integration and practise argumentation skills.

The course discusses developments in the EU from the end of the Cold War until today.

It focuses on relevant issues of the integration process and on regional policy of the EU.

The objectives of the course are to explain a modern development of the EU and analyse key points in particular areas of integration.

The course consists of lectures mixed together with seminars including class discussions.

Students are expected to prepare one presentation with position paper and specific group projects.

Both are presenting in the class. The discussion should introduce a wide range of arguments and points of view.

Outline and syllabus:

I. Opening session

II. The European integration process - a crash course

III. Single market construction

IV. From the EC to the EU - re-evaluation of strategies

V. The EU development and Amsterdam reform

VI. The Treaty of Nice - institutional preparation for enlargement

VII. The enlargement process and strategy

VIII. The Constitution for Europe and The Lisbon Treaty

IX. Beyond the Lisbon Treaty: EU in the world, Euro crisis

X-XII. EU and the Regional Policy

XIII. Final test

Course completion requirements
Last update: Vlachý Jan doc. Ing. Ph.D. (06.04.2020)

Z - Účast na výuce, prezentace, samostatná práce (referáty)

ZK - test

 
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