Doctoral Dissertations

Suggested topics:

  • Business intelligence (the usage of big data for strategic management of companies, possibilities of cloud solutions, the usage of mobile solutions in retailing)
  • Intercultural management (multicultural strategies in international corporations, intercultural training and its effectiveness, effectiveness of culturally diverse teams)
  • Competitiveness of Czech companies in the changing political and economic conditions
  • New strategic directions in the field of international business (with emphasis on various aspects of marketing, personnel and financial management in international environment)
    • e.g. Impact of economic sanctions on bilateral trade of the Czech Republic and Russian Federation.
    • e.g. Importance of investment incentives for a domestic economy (in particular with emphasis on profit optimization, reinvestment and dividend outflows).
    • e.g. Impact of digitization and emerging digital ecosystems on industries and international trade.
    • e.g. Current trends in business communication with customers and consumer buying behavior on B2C and B2B markets, impact on changes in business management in different sectors.
  • Changes of international commodity, financial and currency markets and their impact on actors
    • e.g. Exchange rate development in the Czech Republic. Causes and impact on foreign trade.
    • e.g. Impact of common agricultural policy on agricultural foreign trade.
    • e.g. Economic growth and productivity. Czech Republic at the turn of the millennium.
    • e.g. Interest rates and foreign direct investment in the Czech Republic.
    • e.g. Unemployment and regional labor mobility in the Czech Republic.
  • Industry 4.0
    • e.g. New trends in global supply chains management.
  • Strategies of retail companies and the development of the market structure (on-line and off-line retailing, procurement and pricing, regulations and its effectiveness, consumer behavior)
  • Sustainability (multinational corporations and their motivation to sustainability, innovations and effectiveness of new business models- shared economy, social entrepreneurship etc.)


  • doc. Ing. Zuzana Křečková Kroupová, Ph.D., M.A.
  • doc. Ing. Tomáš Kubálek, CSc.
  • prof. Ing. Hana Machková, CSc.
  • doc. Ing. Přemysl Průša, Ph.D.
  • doc. Ing. Alexej Sato, CSc.
  • doc. Ing. Josef Taušer, Ph.D.
  • prof. Ing. Dana Zadražilová, CSc.