BiographyHelena Chytilova gained her Ph.D. in Economics at the University of Economics, Prague, Czech Republic in 2013 with dissertation thesis “Money Illusion and Economic Education, an Experimental Approach”, and obtained her master degree in major Economic Policy and minor Economic Journalism at the same institution in 2007. She also holds master degree in International Trade and European Integration acquired in degree programme at Staffordshire University (UK) and Universiteit Antwerpen (Belgium) in 2006.
She has been a visiting scholar at the University of Houston, Texas (2010), at Vienna Center for Experimental Economics, University of Vienna (2013) and visiting researcher at the Becker Friedman Institute for Research in Economics at the University of Chicago, (2014). In present, she is an assistant professor at the University of Economics Prague and at Charles University, Faculty of Law, teaching basic and intermediate macroeconomics and microeconomics for Czech students, but also for foreign students of bachelor and master degree programs in English.
Her scientific interests include experimental economics, behavioral economics, economics of education and monetary economics. She has actively participated at various scientific conferences at national and international level and has published various articles in international peer-reviewed journals.
Areas of Research / Professional Expertise
Experimental Economics, Behavioral Economics, Economics of Education, Monetary Theory