Political Economy Program
UP CIDS Political Economy Program (PEP) Convenor Dr. Antoinette R. Raquiza offers insights on the clamor to reopen the economy and the risks that come with it.
Education Research Program
With schools and other educational institutions facing the challenge of shifting to alternative learning interventions and modalities, this technical note discusses ways on how leaders and administrators can evaluate their capabilities and generate additional resources from potential partners and sources.
Program on Social and Political Change
The UP CIDS Program on Social and Political Change (PSPC) presents a series of reports on the political and governance responses of different countries and regions to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Program on Higher Education Research and Policy Reform
The Need to Increase Supply of Medical Workers and Build Telemedicine Infrastructure to Prepare for Future Public Health Crises
In a new policy brief, economists Geoffrey Ducanes and Sarah Lynne Daway-Ducanes discuss a two-pronged strategy to solve the shortage of health care professionals in the country.
Program on Alternative Development
While national reports are extensively documented and macro numbers are often reported, there is a need to look more closely at how underprivileged sectors and communities respond to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Program on Escaping the Middle-Income Trap: Chains for Change
This blog features policy commentaries that approach the COVID-19 pandemic in the Philippines through big data, inclusive and competitive agriculture value chains, business for peace, partnering spaces, and inclusive science.
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