Preferences help
enabled [disable] Abstract
Number of results
2017 | 78 | 28-34
Article title

Household as a managing entity

Title variants
Languages of publication
A household is a key unit in the area of consumption, in which satisfaction of unitary and collective consumption needs for people comprised in such household is a key goal. A household is a managing unit in micro scale, generating income, distributing the income according to various goals, manufacturing goods and providing services. Households create demand for particular goods and provide workforce. Households are the very important element of market economy in Poland. The purpose of this papers is outlining the importance of households in shaping domestic economy.
Physical description
  • Faculty of Management, Czestochowa University of Technology, 49 Dąbrowskiego Str., 42-200 Czestochowa, Poland
  • [1] Bannock, G., Baxter, R.E., Davis, E., The Penguin Dictionary of Economics, London: Penguin Books, 2010.
  • [2] Borkowska – Kwasik Z., Gospodarstwo domowe, [in] Milewski R., Elementarne zagadnienia ekonomii, PWN, Warsaw 2000.
  • [3] Bywalec Cz., Ekonomika i finanse gospodarstw domowych, PWN, Warsaw 2012.
  • [4] Encyklopedia Powszechna, PWN, Warsaw 2005.
  • [5] Lucatelli S., De Mateis P., Rural Urban partnership for sustainable development, Warsaw 2011
  • [6] Milewski R., Podstawy ekonomii, PWN, Warsaw 2003
  • [7] Potyra M, Prognoza gospodarstw domowych na lata 2016 – 2050, Central Statistical Office of Poland, Warsaw 2016.
  • [8] Private Konsumausgaben und Verfügbares Einkommen, Volkswirtschaftliche Gesamtrechnungen, Statistisches Bundesamt, Beiheft zur Fachserie 18, 2.Vierteljahr 2012, Wiesbaden 2012.
  • [9] Simon H.A., An Empirically Based Microeconomics, Cambridge University Press, 1997.
  • [10]
  • [11] Zalega, T., Consumer Behaviours in Households with Unemployed Members, Based on Surveys, Bratislava: The Network of Institutes and Schools of Public Administration in Central and Eastern Europe, 2003.
  • [12] M. J. Cohen. International Journal of Consumer Studies, Volume 31, Issue 1, January 2007, Pages 57-65
  • [13] Alan Prout, et al., Sociology of Health & Illness, Volume 21, Issue 2, March 1999, Pages 137-162
  • [14] Achola Pala Okeyo, Studies in Family Planning, Vol. 10, No. 11/12, (Nov. - Dec., 1979), pp. 337-343
  • [15] Margaret A. McKean. Journal of Theoretical Politics, Vol. 4, Issue 3, 1992
Document Type
Publication order reference
YADDA identifier
JavaScript is turned off in your web browser. Turn it on to take full advantage of this site, then refresh the page.