The 5th year of the PhD students' conference took place at the University of Finance and Administration in Prague on 16 May 2018. The conference focused on the presentation of the results of research in economic themes. Marie Ligocka, with the contribution of The Effect of Financial Ratios on Stock Prices: Evidence from the GPW, took part in the conference. https://www.vsfs.cz/konferencedoktorandu/
According to international cooperation Tomáš Heryán has become the co-author of a research paper called Integration of tourism markets in Australia: An international visitor arrivals’ convergence assessment, which is going to be published in Tourism Economics journal. http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/10.1177/1354816618776184
In the latest issue of the Scientific Papers of the University of Pardubice 42 (2018) are published two papers by members of our department. Papers by Marie Ligocká and Daniel Stavárek and Markéta Šeligová are available here: https://fes.upce.cz/sites/default/files/public/mika0267/scipap_42_109416.pdf
The 35th International Academic Conference is held at the Pompeu Fabra University in Barcelona, Spain on May 15 - 18, 2018 . Our department is represented by Irena Szarowská who will deal there with the relationship between government COFOG expenditures and economic growth in the EU15. More information about conference and its program: http://www.iises.net/current-conferences/academic/35th-international-academic-conference-barcelona-spain
Tomas Heryan is participating on the ERASMUS+ intensive program in Italy. Within the week from the 16th till the 22nd of April he is going to teach four 90 minutes lectures at the University of Siena. The lectures for BSc. students are focused on the interest rate risk and credit risk of financial institutions as well as a workshop called Soft Skills in Econometrics. The lecture for MSc. students focuses on the financial derivatives and their practical examples.