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News Coverage: Philippines’ next challenge is sustaining growth after Aquino

Source: Business World Online* “ROBUST economic growth under President Benigno S. C. Aquino III is largely dependent on business and investor confidence, an economist from the Action for Economic Reforms (AER) said, adding that sustaining the momentum after June 2016 remains a challenge.  This is because the current government has not acted to ensure that […]

Forum on the Quality of Growth and Employment under the Aquino Administration

On June 30, 2015, the Aquino administration will enter into the sixth and final year of its term. It is a good time to independently assess the socio-economic performance of the Aquino administration in terms of growth, poverty and employment outcomes with a view of identifying strengths and weaknesses that could inform future policy. The […]