The Alumnus of the Month in June is Svatoslav Kylar

In June, the Alumnus of the Month is Svatoslav Kytar. Sváťa works at the management consulting company Grant Thornton Advisory and he is a big fan of triathlon. In the interview with him, you...

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A Year After

In our rubric "A Year After" we would like to present you some of the Alumni from the last year’s June. Vědunka Kopečná continues at the IES as a doktoral student and she works as an Analyst at RWE Energie. Josef Obořil works at Siemens as a...

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Summer opening hours at the FSV UK buildings

FSV UK buildings: Between Monday July 4th and Wednesday July 6th, the building at Oplatalova will be closed . Between the dates 1/7 and 31/8 the FSV UK buildings will be opened from 7am till 7pm. Study rooms: Both study rooms will be opened only...

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Updated internship offers

The list of internship possibilities for our students was updated. Please see the details  here.

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Invitation to a workshop with James Robinson from University of Chicago

We would like to invite all interested students to the 2016 WEast Workshop, that will be organized by the Department of Institutional, Environmental and Experimental Economics at the Faculty of Economics, University of Economics in Prague (VŠE) on July...

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AP tests newly to be recognized by IES

The internationally acknowledged AP tests are newly recognized at the IES. In the Czech Republic, the AP tests are offered by the Center for Talented Minds .  Through the cooperation, prospective students will be able to use results of the interntionally...

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Our study on fiscal constitution debated in Chamber of Deputies

On April 26, our colleagues Jaromír Baxa and Michal Paulus presented an impact analysis that evaluates the proposed law on fiscal responsibility on public deficit and debt in the Czech Republic. The presentation was part of a seminar „Fiscal rules:...

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Deadline for Masters Thesis Proposals is June 17, 2016

The topic of your thesis must be confirmed by your supervisor in the Student Information System one year before the thesis defense. So if you want to defend your thesis at the end of the Summer Semester 2016/2017, your deadline is June 17, 2016. Use the "...

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Announcement: E-mail accounts at our Google Apps is the main communication channel between students and school

We ask all students to regularly check their faculty e-mail accounts or eventually set up an automatic forwarding of all the messages to another e-mail account. Launching students‘ accounts in the faculty Gmail turns this address into the main...

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Congratulation to our colleagues for publishing an article in The American Economic Review

The article examines the level of discrimination and the attention of the decision makers based on stereotyped minority names in Germany and the Czech Republic. The authors test such “attention discrimination” in two field experiments: one in the labor...

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