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Authors: Šimon, Martin, Mikešová, Renata, Eds.
The book presents an introductory information about demographic change in Central Europe. It is particularly targeted at practicioners and policy makers at local and regional level who deal with impacts of changing populations in their work. It presents an overview of population...
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Authors: Kostelecký, Tomáš, Vobecká, Jana
The article examines the relationship between housing affordability and fertility in the Czech Republic after 1989. An analysis of national data suggests that improving housing affordability might be a factor behind the rise of fertility that has been observed since the beginning...
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Authors: Kostelecký, Tomáš
The aim of the text is to study interaction of the regional, national and European influences in the pre-accession Czech Republic in thesphere of public administration and regional policy. Special attention was paid to the role of the Committee of the Regions,...
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Authors: Bernard, J., T. Kostelecký, V. Patočková
This paper analyses the possibilities and potential barriers of development of an Island of Innovation in the most innovative regions in a post-Communist country – the Czech Republic. The analysis concludes that the most innovative Czech regions are able to attract highly qualifi...
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ADAPT2DC partnership aims to develop transferable strategies for the provision of innovative solutions to restructure the management of services and infrastructure in shrinking regions and cities from Germany, Czech Republic, Hungary, Italy, Poland and Slovenia.  
Project duration: 2011 - 2014
Publikace
Authors: Fialová, Kamila, Mysíková, Martina
This paper estimates the youth employment effects of minimum wages in the Visegrád countries: Czechia, Hungary, Poland, and Slovakia. The analyses are based on a regional panel dataset for the period 2003–16. Our results indicate that changes in minimum wages measured as a ratio...
Publikace
Authors: Tomay Kyra, Lea Kőszeghy, Lívia Kelenné Török, Martin Šimon
The e-book is especially targeted to practitioners at the local and regional level who face demographic change (ageing, population shrinking, selective migration) in their everyday work, or will be possibly exposed to such changes in the future. Information provided in the e-book...
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Authors: Mysíková, Martina, Večerník, Jiří
This study focuses on comparison of factors of job satisfaction within Europe. The rare comparative papers on this subject commonly compare Western Europe (WE) and Eastern Europe (EE) by pooling data on the two regions. By contrast, this analysis takes into account dis/similariti...
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Authors: Čermák, D., R. Mikešová, J. Stachová
Publikace
Authors: Čermák, Daniel, Renáta Mikešová, Jana Stachová
This article deals with the factors influencing the degree of trust in political institutions at three levels of government in the Czech Republic (national, regional and local) in two dissimilar regions in the time of economic crisis in 2009, the year when citizens of the Czech R...
Publikace
Authors: D. Čermák, R. Mikešová, J. Stachová
This article deals with the factors influencing the degree of trust in political institutions at three levels of government in the Czech Republic (national, regional and local) in two dissimilar regions in the time of economic crisis in 2009, the year when citizens of the Czech R...
Publikace
Authors: Fialová, Kamila, Želinský, Tomáš
This paper focuses on a neglected—horizontal—dimension of social stratification. It examines the patterns of social differentiation in the Visegrad countries (the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, and Slovakia) and attempts to assess changes in the social structure at the subnatio...
Aktualita
Tomáš Kostelecký, Jana Vobecká (eds.): Regional Elites 2004, Jana Stachová: Civil Society in the Regions of the Czech Republic
Aktualita
As part of Science and Technology Week in the Czech Republic the Institute of Sociology organised an Open Day on November 10, 2005, opening its doors to visitors from secondary schools and secondary vocational schools from Prague and from outside the city.
Projekt
The project addresses the issue of social disadvantage of inhabitants of peripheral rural regions. Social disadvantage usually entails a spatial component. The spatial concentration of social disadvantage, exclusion and deprivation and the socio-spatial mechanisms that influence...
Project duration: 2015 - 2017
Oddělení
he department focuses on local and regional aspects of social dynamics, the spatial structure of society, and other phenomena intersecting sociological, geographical and political research.
Head of department: PhDr. Josef Bernard, Ph.D.
Publikace
Authors: Vobecká, Jana, Daniel Čermák
The main objective of this book is to analyse the processes of cooperation, partnership and participation in local public administration. The authors ask: How local actors understand to these processes, what are main assets and shortcomings of mentioned processes? The book contai...
Publikace
Authors: Vojtíšková, Kateřina a kol.
The first part of the book brings the description of the concept of culture, the overview of legislation, analyses of conceptual and strategic documents related to culture, analyses of available data about the culture infrastructure and an overview of available financial sources...
Publikace
Authors: Bernard, Josef, Daniel Čermák, Tomáš Kostelecký, Renáta Mikešová, Zdenka Vajdová
Cílem publikace je analýza role sociálního kapitálu a jeho jednotlivých složek při překonávání důsledků ekonomické krize obyvatelstvem. Text se soustředí na detailní analýzu obyvatelstva Kraje Vysočina, v němž se předpokládá vysoká úroveň sociálního kapitálu, a Ústeckého kraje, s...
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Authors: Patočková, Věra
The first part of this chapter is focused to a topic of value preferences. The Inglehart`s four-item battery for measurement of materialism and postmaterialism in the society was used. The second part of the chapter is centered on regional elites` attitudes. It is based on answer...

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