FACULTY OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
ČESKY ENGLISH
University of Economics, Prague

Ondřej Machek

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Ondřej Machek is assistant professor at the Department of Strategy, Faculty of Business Administration, University of Economics, Prague. He is also the head of the Research Support Center of the Faculty and editor-in-chief of Central European Business Review. He studied busines administration and management at University of Economics, Prague, computer science and engineering at Czech Technical University in Prague, and mathematics and financial studies at University of West Bohemia. He is specialized in network industries and economic regulation, family business, and mathematical economics.

Teaching

At the University of economics, Prague, I am teaching the courses

To view my office hours, please visit my personal page on InSIS.

Preferred topics of bachelor and master theses:

  • Family business, copreneurship;
  • Meta-analysis of literature (diploma theses); a literature review of existing theory (bachelor theses only);
  • Regression analysis: relationship between corporate variables;
  • Strategic analysis, financial strategy;
  • Economics of network industries, regulation of the energy sector.

Research-oriented topics are more than welcome.

Research

Fields of Research

  • Regulation of public utilities, tariff design and benchmarking
  • Index analysis, measurement of productive efficiency of processes, businesses, industries and public services, international comparison of output and productivity
  • Modelling financial stability and fragility of subjects on the financial market, financial regulation and general equilibrium analysis
  • Family business
  • Engineering methods in business processses

Publications

Articles in Peer-Reviewed Journals

Monographs:

  • Machek, O. (2017). Rodinné firmy. Praha: C. H. Beck, 2017.

Monographs – chapters:

  • Kubíček, A., & Machek, O. (2017). Father-Daughter Succession in Family Businesses: Current State of Knowledge and Future Research Challenges. In: Ratten, V. et al., Gender and Family Entrepreneurship. New York: Routledge, pp. 207-226.
  • Machek, O., & Hnilica, J. (2014). Specifika síťových odvětví a dopad regulace do výkonnosti firem. In: Kislingerová, E. et al.: Nové trendy ve vývoji konkurenceschopnosti podniků České republiky. Praha: C. H. Beck, 119-138

Textbooks:

  • Scholleová, H., & Machek, O. (2014). Kvantitativní nástroje pro Arts management. Praha: Oeconomica, 2014.
  • Machek, O., Machek, M.. (2013). Essentials of Business Economics: Exercises. Praha: Oeconomica, 2013.

Conference Proceedings Articles

Abstracts in Conference Proceedings

  • Špička, J. & Machek, O. (2014). The Regional Efficiency of Specialist Milk Producers in the EU. In: International Scientific-Practical Conference Economics and Management Science & Studies – Innovative Solutions. Vilnius: Lietuvos agrarinės ekonomikos institutas, 2014.
  • Machek, O. (2012). Data Issues in Total Factor Productivity Benchmarking: A Central European Perspective. Oradea 25-26.05.2012. In: Abstracts Proceedings “European Integration – New Challenges EINCO 2012”, 8th edition. Oradea : University of Oradea Publishing House, 2012.
  • Machek, O. (2011). Regulatory Benchmarking in Central Europe: Actual Practice and Possibilities of Development for the Energy Sector. Oradea 27-28.05.2011. In: Abstracts Proceedings “European Integration – New Challenges”, 7th edition. Oradea : University of Oradea Publishing House, 2011.

Chapters in Scientific Proceedings

Book Reviews

  • Machek, O. (2013). Úpadek firem a etika managementu optikou sedmi smrtelných hříchů. Review of the publication of E. Kislingerová "Sedm smrtelných hříchů podniků. Úpadek a etika managementu", Praha, C.H.Beck, 2013. In: Politická ekonomie, roč. 62, č. 3, s. 432-424. ISSN 0032-3233.
  • Machek, O. (2012). Recenze publikace Alfreda E. Kahna „The Economics Of Regulation: Principles And Institutions“. Ekonomika a management, 2011, Vol. 5, No. 1. ISSN 1802-8470.

Journal Articles – Non-reviewed

Articles in Popular Press

Theses

  • Machek, O. (2013). Using total factor productivity benchmarking in tariff regulation of network industries. Dissertation thesis, VŠE v Praze, 2013.
  • Machek, O. (2011). Analyse de la pertinence du site de l'Université d''économie de Prague. Mémoire du stage, Université Jean-Moulin Lyon III, 2011.
  • Machek, O. (2010). International Marketing of L'Oréal. MSc. thesis, University of Economics, Prague, 2010.
  • Machek, O. (2009). Embedding Algorithms Simulator. MSc. thesis, Czech Technical University in Prague, 2009.
  • Machek, O. (2007). Using MATLAB in Dependability Calculations. BASc. thesis, Czech Technical University in Prague, 2007.

 

Curriculum vitae

Professional Experience
2014 – present University of Economics, Prague, Faculty of Business Administration, Head of Research Support Center
2013 – present University of Economics, Prague, Department of Strategy, Assistant professor
2014 – present Central European Business Review, Editor-in-chief
2012 – 2014 Central European Business Review, Managing Editor
2008 – present University of Economics, Prague, Centre of Information and Library Services, IT developer
2005 – 2007 Applied Optics Group, Department of Physics, Faculty of Civil Engineering, Czech Technical University in Prague, Scientific assistant (scientific calculations and programming in MATLAB and C/C++)
   
Education
2010 – 2013 University of Economics, Prague, Faculty of Business Administration, Ph.D. thesis in Regulation of Public Utilities.
2010 – 2011 Université Jean-Moulin Lyon III,  MBA Administration des entreprises
2008 – 2010 University of Economics, Prague,Faculty of Business Administration, MSc. thesis in International marketing, Department of Marketing
2007 – 2009 Czech Technical University in Prague, Faculty of Electrical Engineering, MSc. thesis in Parallel computing and algorithms, Department of Computer Science and Engineering
2007 Université de Metz, UFR Mathématiques, informatique, mécanique – half-year internship
2004 – 2007 Czech Technical University in Prague, Faculty of Electrical Engineering,  BASc. thesis in Dependability calculation, Department of Computer Science and Engineering
   

Other activities

  • Member of the Academic Senate of the Faculty of Business Administration (2015-2018)
  • Member of the Union of Czech Mathematicians and Physicists – section Czech Mathematical Society
  • Member of the Czech Statistical Society
  • Author of popular scientific articles (Faculty of Biomedical Engineering, Czech Technical University in Prague)
  • Mathematical modelling in MATLAB (Applied Optics Group, Department of Physics, Faculty of Civil Engineering, Czech Technical University in Prague)
  • Referee/reviewer: Technology Agency of the Czech Republic (TA ČR) – programme ALFA and EPSILON, International Journal of Production Economics, The Annals of the University of Oradea – Economic Sciences, Ekonomika a management, European Academy of Management (EURAM), Prague Economic Papers.

Contact

Ondřej Machek

ondrej.machek@vse.cz

Office: RB325 – Department of Strategy

Phone: +420 224 098 625

Address:
Faculty of Business Administration
University of Economics, Prague
nám. W. Churchilla 3
Prague 3
Czech Republic