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In the field of science and research, the Faculty of Economics focuses on basic and applied research in the field of economic sciences, not only in cooperation with other universities, research institutions, but also with businesses and entrepreneurs in the Czech Republic and abroad.

Since 2009, the Faculty of Economics has published a quarterly magazine Ekonomická revue - Central European Review of Economic Issues. The thematic focus of the journal includes economics, finance, management, business economics and the application of informatics and mathematics in economic disciplines.

Research topics

  • Financial Stability
  • Labour Economics
  • Economic Modelling and Applied Econometrics
  • Human Resource Management
  • Management of Small and Middle-sized Businesses
  • Ethical and social side of the organizations´ activities
  • Consumer Behaviour – Consumer behaviour during a pandemic, Intergenerational comparison of consumer behaviour, Creation of consumer typology, Media behaviour of specific consumer groups, Consumer behaviour and shared economy
  • Marketing Research of Selected Elements of the Marketing Mix - product research, distribution research, marketing communication research
  • Customer Relationship Management (CRM) – CRM implementation, identification of key CRM factors, CRM performance evaluation
  • Analysis of legal, accounting and tax aspects of small, medium and large business corporations in the context of the Czech and international environment
  • Analysis of the impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic on selected entities in the business sphere in the context of legal, accounting and tax contexts
  • Evaluation of the impacts of changes in the taxation of income from dependent activities in the context of the impact of tax revenues on the state budget
  • Impact of Legislative Changes in the Field of Taxation on the Behaviour of Business Entities and Public Budgets
  • Legislation application in business
  • Risks minimization of business entities
  • Methods of dispute settlement in international commercial matters, including arbitration
  • Economic relations, competitiveness, and resilience of the EU Member States, developed world economies and developing countries
  • Regional, economic, social and security aspects of the EU membership
  • Czech European policy in the context of the EU Council Presidency
  • Application of selected machine learning techniques with R
  • A comprehensive solution for the design of service vehicle routes for municipal waste collection
  • Statistical Analysis of Multidimensional Data, Multidimensional Models of Economic and Social Indicators
  • Analysis of economic data using quantitative methods
  • Sustainable entrepreneurship and cross-border business collaboration
  • Innovation and competitiveness of small and medium-sized enterprises
  • The influence supply chains on the macroeconomic situation of the region
  • Evaluation of efficiency of public services according to multicriteria methods
  • Financing and management of territorial self-governing units
  • Quality and eGovernment in public administration
  • Services of general economic interest in the context of EU countries
  • Modeling of Financial Variables
  • Estimating the Value of Assets under Risk and Flexibility
  • Financial Decision Support of Selected Entities
  • Models of Computational Intelligence in the Prediction of Economic Processes
  • Software Engineering
  • IT management; Enterprise Governance of Information and Technology
  • Modelling of economic decision problems: multi-criteria decision making and optimization (including the application of stochastic and fuzzy approaches)
  • Improving the efficiency and productivity of decision-making units by using non-parametric models of DEA (non-convex technology)
  • Analytical tasks and algorithms over structured and unstructured data (with applications in Business Intelligence and other areas) 


The main contact person responsible for science and research is the Vice-dean of the Faculty of Economics.

doc. Ing. Aleš Melecký, Ph.D.
Vice-dean for science, research and doctoral studies

Phone number: +420 597 322 285