Globalization: A View Looking Up from the Trenches of Archaeology

UPSE-PCED seminar by Dr. Victor Paz (Professor of Archaeology, UP Diliman) More »

Making Policies Matter: Voter Responses to Campaign Promises

UPSE-PCED seminar by Dr. Julien Labonne (Associate Professor, University of Oxford) and Dr. Cesi Cruz (Associate Professor, University of British Columbia) More »

The Impact of the Trade Conflict in Developing Asia and the Philippines

UPSE-PCED Seminar by Dr. Abdul Abiad (Economic Advisor, Economic Research and Regional Cooperation Department, Asian Development Bank) More »

On Decreasing Marginal Impatience, Cash In-Advance Constraints, Superneutrality, and Stability

UPSE-PCED Seminar by Dr. Sarah Lynne S. Daway-Ducanes (UP School of Economics). More »

Do small bank deposits run more than large ones? Three event studies of contagion and financial inclusion

UPSE-PCED Seminar by Dr. Eli M. Remolona (Chief Representative for Asia and the Pacific, Bank for International Settlements), Dr. Dante B. Canlas (Professor Emeritus, University of the Philippines) and Dr. Johnny Noe E. Ravalo (Assistant Governor, Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas). More »

 

Recent Publications

Discussion Papers

  • (DP 2018-05) Export Promotion Policy and Economic Growth in the Philippines: A Comparative Context  – by FA Alburo
  • (DP 2018-04 revised, 12 September 2018) Federalism and Inclusion in Developing Economies – by RV Fabella & SS Daway-Ducanes
  • (DP 2018-03) On The Emerging Challenges in the Services Industry: Trade and Investment –  by FA Alburo
  • (DP 2018-02) Determining the Inflationary Effects of El Niño and La Niña in the Philippines – by  AL Arcenas
  • (DP 2018-01) Establishing the Link Between Poverty and Changes in Climatic Conditions in the Philippines – by  AL Arcenas
  • (DP 2017-08) Quality of Growth and Poverty Incidence in Low Income Countries: The Role of Manufacturing – by SS Daway, GM Ducanes, & RV Fabella
  • (DP 2017-07) Violent conflicts in ARMM: Probing the factors related to local political, identity, and shadow-economy hostilities – by JJ Capuno
  • (DP 2017-06) Measuring Trade Costs and Gains from Trade Facilitation in the Philippines – by RL Clarete
  • (DP 2017-05) Awards and Rewards: Evidence from an Evaluation of the Metrobank’s Search for Outstanding Teachers – by MV Ravago & DS Mapa
  • (DP 2017-04) Impure Altruism and Other Donor Attraction Factors: A Study Based on a Database of Non-Government Organizations (NGOs) in the Philippines – by RE Reside, Jr.
  • (DP 2017-03) Factors associated with the delay in seeking inpatient and outpatient care services in the Philippines – by JJ Capuno, AD Kraft, LC Poco, SA Quimbo, & CAR Tan, Jr.
  • (DP 2017-02) Memoir: The founding of PIDS – by GP Sicat
  • (DP 2017-01) Competition, Regulation and Institutional Quality – by RV Fabella

PRE Articles (December 2017 issue)

Articles

  • Southeast Asia in the global economy: a selective analytical survey – by H Hill
  • Philippine inequality across the twentieth century: slim evidence, but fat questions – by J Williamson
  • Philippine policy reforms and infrastructure development: a historical account – by DB Canlas
  • The fiscal program in recent Philippine history: looking back and looking forward – by BE Diokno
  • Amado Castro and gender equity in education – by VB Paqueo & AC Orbeta
  • Quality, inequality and recent education reform – by EA Tan
  • Non-inclusive growth, the profit motive, and the case for inclusive business – by NS Poblador
  • A memoir of the young UP School of Economics – by GP Sicat

Memorial Pieces

  • Remembering Amado Castro – by B Legarda Jr.
  • Amado Castro: economist, educator – by CEA Virata
  • The early years of the University of the Philippines School of Economics – by JG Williamson
  • Remembering Dr. Amado Castro – by BM Villegas
  • A loving tribute to Dr. Amado A. Castro – by ZAC Alonzo

Policy Notes

  • (PN 2015-01) Solar Power’s Dawning and Promise for Inclusive Green Growth – by E Pernia
  • (PN 2014-6) Improving Credit Access for the Food and Agriculture Sector through the Enhanced Implementation of Existing Policies and New Strategies – by G Teves
  • (PN 2014-5R) Eastern Visayas after Yolanda: Evidence from Household Survey – by M Ravago, D Mapa, and Associates
  • (PN 2014-4) Investing in S&T and R&D in the Face of AEC Competition – by E Pernia and R Clarete
  • (PN 2014-3) Tax Policy for Good Governance, Job Creation and Inclusive Growth – by R Alonso
  • (PN 2014-2) Designing a Competitive Electricity Market – by MJ Abrenica
  • (PN 2014-1) How did the Philippines level its tax treatment of imported and local distilled spirits? – by R Clarete