Marjorie C. Pajaron

Assistant Professor

Education

  • Postdoctoral Fellowship in Asia Health Policy, Stanford University, The Walter H. Shorenstein Asia Pacific Research Center, October 2012 – July 2013
  • Ph.D. in Economics, University of Hawai‘i at Manoa, May 2011

Primary Appointments

  • Assistant Professor, School of Economics, University of the Philippines, November 2013 – Present
  • Public Affairs Director, School of Economics, University of the Philippines, July 2014 – January 2015

Fields of Interest

  • Applied Microeconometrics, Health, Development, Migration, Gender

Publications

  • Pajaron, Marjorie C. 2016. Heterogeneity in the Intrahousehold Allocation of International Remittances: Evidence from Philippine Households. Journal of Development Studies. Vol. 52 (6), pp. 854-875. DOI: 10.1080/00220388.2015.1113261.
  • Pajaron, Marjorie C. 2016. The role of remittances as a risk-coping mechanism: Evidence from agricultural households in rural Philippines. Asian and Pacific Migration Journal. Vol. 26 (1), pp. 3-30. DOI: 10.1177/0117196816680625.
  • Pajaron, Marjorie C. 2016. The Roles of Gender and Education in the Intrahousehold Allocation of Remittances of Filipino Migrant Workers. The Philippine Review of Economics. Vol. 53 (1), pp. 19-55.

Fellowship

  • Visiting Research Fellowship at Global Development Institute, University of Manchester, UK, September 2017-December 2017

Awards, Grants

  • UP Diliman Centennial Professorial Chair Award. June 2017
  • Balik-PhD Grant. 2016. OVPAA, University of the Philippines