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53rd Annual Meeting

53rd Annual Meeting

Theme: “The Philippines in Transition: Structural Reforms for Sustained Inclusive Growth”

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    Keynote Address by Dr. Ganeshan Wignaraja

    Plenary Presentation by NEDA Director-General Arsenio Balisacan

    Downside Risks and Missed/New Opportunities by Mr. Romeo Bernardo



    A1. Migration for Sustained and Inclusive Growth: Reforms at the National and Local Levels

    The Effects of Parents’ Migration on the Rights of Children Left Behind

    Overseas Remittances, Hometown Investment and Financial Inclusion: A Remittance Investment Climate Study in a Rural Hometown


    A2. Power Sector in the Philippines: Theory, Policy and Practice (EPDP Panel 1)

    Principles of Electricity Policy with Philippines Applications

    Value Added Tax and the Cost Doing Business in the Philippines: Their Relative Contribution to Electricity Prices and Economic Performance

    Assessment of the Philippine Power Sector Policy Landscape


    A3. Health System and Social Protection

    Estimating Households’ Use and Non-Use Values from the Cagayan de Oro River Basin Using Contingent Valuation Method

    Do Filipino Couples Bargain over Family Planning? Testing the Unitary vs. Collective Household Model


    A4. Challenges in Regional Development Planning (NEDA Panel 1)

    Mainstreaming International Migration Issues in Local Development Planning

    Reforms for Sustainable and Inclusive Growth: The Case of Davao Region


    A5. Labor Markets and Human Capital

    Demographic Sweet Spot and Dividend in the Philippines: The Window of Opportunity is Closing Fast

    Do Remittances Enhance Participation in School and in the Labor Force?

    Making Microcredit Work for Women Entrepreneurs in the Philippines


    A6. Financial Markets

    Women on Top: Diversity in Gender and Education Profiles of Top Management and Board of Directors of Philippine Publicly Traded Firms

    The Effect of Language on Saving Behavior

    Does the Expectations Hypothesis Apply to the Term Structure of PH Government Bond Yields?

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