Transport Economics

Major: Traffic Control and Organization
Code of subject: 7.275.02.O.008
Credits: 3.00
Department: Management and International Business
Lecturer: Kalynovska N.L.
Semester: 1 семестр
Mode of study: денна
Мета вивчення дисципліни: Formation of the knowledge base necessary for understanding economic processes, principles of management and formation of supply and demand at enterprises of the transport industry, taking into account competitive advantages.
Завдання: The study of an academic discipline involves the formation and development of students' competencies: General: 1. Ability to work in an international context (ZK1); 2. Ability to motivate people and move towards a common goal (ZK2); 3. Ability to communicate with representatives of other professional groups of different levels (experts from other fields of knowledge/types of economic activity) (ZK4); 4. Ability to develop projects and manage them (ZK5); 5. The ability to evaluate and ensure the quality of performed works (ZK6); Specialists: 1. Ability to use modern technologies of transport and forwarding activities (FC3); 2. Ability to manage supply chains and logistics centers (FK4); 3. Ability to manage the reliability and efficiency of transport systems and technologies (FC8); 4. The ability to establish long-term cooperation with transport entities, insurance companies, transport departments and administrations in the development and implementation of special methods of traffic management (FCS1.4 - for educational program 275.03.02 "Organization and regulation of traffic"); 5. The ability to effectively use the tools and technologies of modern traffic regulation (FCS2.4 - for the educational program 275.03.02 "Organization and regulation of traffic").
Learning outcomes: - make effective decisions in the field of transport systems and technologies, taking into account technical, managerial, social, economic and legal aspects, generate and compare alternatives, evaluate the necessary resources and constraints, analysis; - develop new and improve existing transport systems and technologies, determine development goals, existing constraints, efficiency criteria and areas of use through economic analysis; - analyze and evaluate the efficiency of supply chains and logistics centers, perform calculations of relevant indicators.
Required prior and related subjects: 1. Freight forwarding activities. 2. Supply chain management. 3. Project analysis. 4. Transport planning of large and large cities.
Summary of the subject: During the study of this discipline the student acquires theoretical and practical knowledge and skills to develop driving skills in the system of traffic organization, based on the results of various studies of indicators and forecasting the development of transport systems. Here the expediency and optimality of application of various economic-mathematical methods and models, the analysis of economic indicators of process, application of systems of the analysis are considered in detail. The whole set of such information meets the requirements of the modern market, as well as advanced modern methods of improving the management process and production and economic activities.
Опис: Lecture classes 1. Subject and tasks of the course. Basic concepts, categories of economics and management. The main features and differences between an entrepreneur and a manager. 2. Types and principles of management. Basic management concepts. Management levels. The essence and meaning of planning. Types of plans. Business plan of a transport enterprise. Management functions and methods. 3. Costs of production and economic activity and resource provision of enterprises. The essence and classification of production resources. The concept of costs, their grouping and classification. 4. Analysis of JSC activities of enterprises. Assessment of the financial condition of business entities. Main financial and economic performance indicators. 5. Taxation of activities of JSC enterprises. Classification and functions of taxes. National taxes and fees. Local taxes and fees. Simplified taxation systems. 6. The nature of fixed and current assets of JSC enterprise. Concept and classification, accounting and evaluation, wear and tear. Depreciation of fixed assets and indicators of efficiency of use. Production capacity of the enterprise. Concept and material composition of working capital, structure, sources of formation, standardization, evaluation indicators. 7. Enterprise personnel. The concept of labor productivity. Organization of remuneration. Wage regulation. 8. Marketing activities of transport enterprises. 9. Investment activity of the enterprise. The essence and types of investments. Production investments. Capital investment planning, sources of their financing. Practical training 1. Analysis of the influence of internal and external environmental factors on the activities of enterprises of the motor vehicle complex. 2. Calculation of the impact of the technical and operational indicators of the ATZ on the driver's wages. 3. Calculation of the impact of technical and operational indicators of ATZ on the cost of transportation. 4. Analysis of the influence of the technical and operational indicators of the ATZ on the driver's productivity. 5. Improvement of the organizational structure of management at the transport enterprise. Analysis of advantages and disadvantages of the existing and improved organizational structure. 6. Application of economic-mathematical methods for choosing the optimal transportation route: linear and Vogel's method. 7. Compilation and presentation of the business plan of the transport enterprise.
Assessment methods and criteria: 1. Execution and defense of practical work - 30 points. 2. Examination control: written component - 50 points, oral component - 20 points.
Критерії оцінювання результатів навчання: Current control - performance and defense of practical work - 30 points Examination control - written component - 50 points - oral component - 20 points Total - 100 points
Порядок та критерії виставляння балів та оцінок: Students' knowledge is assessed using the following methods: 1. Protection of reports for practical work in written form by conducting a control event on the subject of the work in the form of a test at the National Security Service. 2. Conducting an exam based on the results of studying the discipline, which consists of three-level theoretical and practical tasks. 3. Conducting the oral component based on the results of the written exam, the questions of which are based on the content of lecture and practical tasks.
Recommended books: 1. Бойчик І. М., Харів П. С., Хопчан М. І., Піча Ю. В. Економіка підприємства: навч. Посіб. 2-ге вид., виправлене і доповнене. – К. : «Каравела», Львів: «Новий Світ-2000». 2001. – 346 с. 2. Гетьман О. О., Шаповал В. М. Економіка підприємства: Навчальний посібник для студентів вищих навчальних закладів. – Київ, Центр навчальної літератури, 2006. – 488 с. 3. Гаврилюк Л. І. Економіка підприємства: Навчальний посібник для самостійного вивчення дисципліни. – Житомир: ЖІТІ, 2000. – 221 с. 4. Економіка підприємства: Підручник за загальною редакцією С. Ф. Подкропивного. 2-ге вид., перероблене та доповнене. – К.: КНЕУ, 2000. – 240 с. 5. О. Є. Кузьмін, С. Б. Романишин, О. О. Пшик-Ковальська, І. С. Процик, Р. Б. Вільгуцька Підприємництво і менеджмент. Навч. Посібник. Львів: «Растр-7», 2017. – 196 с. 6. А. Є. Мачкур, Л. А. Лещій, З. О. Коваль Економіка і управління підприємством: Навч. Посібник. Львів: Видавництво НУ «Львівська політехніка», 2010. – 156 с.
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