Jaromir Gottvald

In 2006 Prof. Gottvald became Vice Rector for Development and Social Affairs at VŠB-Technical University of Ostrava and since 2014 until September 2017 he had been the Vice Rector for International and Social Affairs at VŠB-TUO. Since 2007 Prof. Gottvald has been a Professor in National Economics and his main research interests include Applied Macroeconomics, Labour Market Economics, Wage determinants and Gender wage gap. He has been dealing with applied macroeconomics issues, particularly in the area of labour market economy. His latest research was related to the pay gaps between men and women at the Czech labour market, while the absolute wage difference amounted to one quarter in favour of men.

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This book comprises the proceedings of the 2nd Czech-China Scientific Conference 2016 which was held on 7th June 2016 in Ostrava, Czech Republic. The objective of the conference was to present the latest achievements in the fields of advanced science and technology that stem from research activities of VŠB - Technical University of Ostrava and its Chinese partners. The conference was multi-topical, which allowed also young researchers from different scientific areas to present their findings and to get the feel of an international conference atmosphere. The conference attracted specialists from the areas of economy, safety in civil engineering and industry, material technologies, environment and computational science. The conference structure corresponds with structure of the articles.

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