Curriculum vitae

personal image doc. Ing. Svatopluk Kapounek, Ph.D.
Faculty of Business and Economics (FBE)
Mendel University in Brno (Mendelu)
Zemedelska 1, Brno, CZ- 61300
Czech Republic
Web site: UIS profile


Current position
since 2014 Vice-dean of Research and International Affairs, FBE Mendelu
since 2010 Associated Professor at the Department of Finance, FBE Mendelu
since 2007 Senior Researcher at the Research Centre, FBE Mendelu
2010 Habilitation: Finance, FBE Mendelu
2007 Ph.D.: Finance, FBE Mendelu
2002 Ing.: Finance, FBE Mendelu
Professional Path
since 2010 Associate Professor, FBE Mendelu
since 2007 Researcher, FBE Mendelu
2007 – 2010 Teaching Assistant, FBE Mendelu
2003 – 2007 Ph.D. study, FBE Mendelu
1998 – 2002 University study, FBE Mendelu


Research Theory of Economic and Monetary Integration, Modern Growth Theories, Business Cycle Dating and Comovements, Macroeconomic Time Series Filtering in Time-Frequency Domain, Modern Theories of Money, Monetary Policy and Central Banking, Financial Stability and Supervision.
since 2014 The Econometric Society
since 2010 Euro Area Business Cycle Network
since 2005 International Atlantic Economic Society
since 2004 Czech Economic Society (member of board)


Current International Finance
  International Investment Management
  Capital Markets
Former Public Finance, Econometrics, Methodology of Science, Theory of Monetary Integration, Monetary Policy and Central Banking, Financial Markets


2014–2016 Financial Crisis, Depreciation and Credit Crunch in CEECs
Czech Science Foundation, reg. number: 14-28848S
2012–2014 CEE Banking sector stability after the reform of the European financial supervision
Jean Monnet Multilateral Research Group, reg. number: 530069-LLP-1-2012-1-CZ-AJM-RE


2011–2014 The project CZ.1.07/2.3.00/20.0006 Support of Human Resources in Research and Development at FBE MENDELU in Brno
2013 Treatment Effects and Panel Data Estimation, Advanced Summer School in Economics and Econometrics, University of Rethymno, Greece
2011–2012 Time-frequency approach for the Czech Republic business cycle dating Czech Science Foundation, reg. number: 402/11/0570
2007–2008 Study of the impact of Euro on the Czech Economy (Czech Ministry of Finance)
2007 Economic Growth and Empirics, Advanced Summer School in Economics and Econometrics, University of Rethymno, Greece
2006–2011 The Czech Economy in the Process of Integration and Globalisation, and the Development of Agricultural Sector and the Sector of Services under the New Conditions of the Integrated European Market. Research intent MSM, reg. number 6215648904


  WIFO Austria, Zeppelin University Friedrichshafen Germany, Vienna Technical University Austria, Corvinus University of Budapest Hungary, “Alexandru Ioan Cuza” University of Iasi Romania


2014 Banking and Financial Markets after the Financial Regulatory Reform, Castle of Slavkov and Golf Hotel Austerlitz, Slavkov u Brna, Czech Republic, May 21 - 23, 2014
2013 Metamorphosis of Europe - Simulations of a new Global Political Economy?, Technical University of Vienna, Austria, December 12 – 13, 2013
2013 Impact of global crisis on EU and CEECs governance and financial markets, Corvinus University of Budapest, Hungary, May 9 - 10, 2013
2013 Crisis, Economic Governance and Macroeconomic Stability in Central and Eastern Europe, “Alexandru Ioan Cuza” University of Iaşi, Centre for European Studies, Romania, April 18 - 20, 2013
2012 CEECs’ Banking System after the Financial Crisis, Mendel University, Brno, Czech Republic, December 13 - 14, 2012


  Empirica – Journal of European Economics (Austria), Czech Journal of Economics and Finance, Acta Universitatis Agriculturae et Silviculturae Mendelianae Brunensis, Review of Economic Perspectives