Course detail

Economy of Municipalities

FAST-HV51Acad. year: 2023/2024

Specifications of terms like village and city as a social-economic system. Property of villages and cities. System of public budgets and budgets of district councils, cities and villages. Local and urban councils organization.

Language of instruction


Number of ECTS credits


Mode of study

Not applicable.


Institute of Structural Economics and Management (EKR)

Entry knowledge

Knowledge of fundamental economic terminology and relations. Basics of microeconomic and macroeconomic theories.

Rules for evaluation and completion of the course

Extent and forms are specified by guarantor’s regulation updated for every academic year.


To get basic knowledge from area of organisation of municipality authorities. To acquire ability to orient in municipalities economy, management of property and financial resources for preparing proficiency in public investments.
Knowledge from area of organisation of municipality authorities.

Study aids

Not applicable.

Prerequisites and corequisites

Not applicable.

Basic literature

Současná platná legislativa. 0. (CS)
PROVAZNÍKOVÁ,Romana: Financování měst, obcí a regionů. Praha: GRADA Publishing, 2009. ISBN 978-80-247-2789-9. (CS)

Recommended reading

Not applicable.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme N-P-C-GK Master's

    branch GD , 1. year of study, winter semester, compulsory-optional

Type of course unit



26 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer


1. The related legislation 2. Organization of towns and villages 3. The economic activities of municipalities 4. Development of municipalities 5. Property and asset valuation 6. Infrastructure 7. Effectiveness of investments 8. Funding - source 9. Management methods 10. Externalities, internalisation and management levels 11. Rating municipalities 12. Presentations of students 13. Presentations of students