Yearly Archives: 2014

Course Offerings for 1st Semester, AY 2014-2015

For Immediate Hiring: 2 Research Assistants


PRE June 2014 issue now available

The editors are pleased to announce the release of the June 2014 issue of the Philippine Review of Economics. Printed copies may be secured from Rm. 237 U.P. School of Economics. For electronic copies please write to

To view the article abstracts please visit the PRE website.


Additional accepted applicant for shifting/transfer (AY 2014-2015)

Prof. Jeff Ducanes is Outstanding Young Scientist in Economics

Ducanes- Outstanding Young Scientist

Dr. Geoffrey “Jeff” Ducanes is this year’s recipient of the Outstanding Young Scientist (OYS) Awards in the field of Economics.

The OYS Awards are given to young Filipino scientist who have made significant contributions to science and technology.

Twelve OYS Awards are available annually and are split among the following divisions: Agricultural Sciences, Biological Sciences, Chemical, Mathematical and Physical Sciences, Engineering Sciences and Technology, Health Sciences, and Social Sciences.

The OYS award will be conferred by the National Academy of Science and Technology on July 10, 2014.

Congratulations to Profs. Toby Monsod, Marina Durano, and Noel de Dios, NAST Outstanding Book Awardees for 2014

TMonsod-Durano-deDios-Book award

The National Academy of Science and Technology (NAST) will bestow the Outstanding Book Awards for 2014 to Profs. Toby Monsod, Marina Durano, and Noel de Dios for their book entitled “2012/2013 Philippine Human Development Report: Geography and Human Development“.

The three professors will receive the award during the NAST Annual Scientific Meeting in July 2014.

The 2012/2013 Philippine Human Development Report with the theme Geography and Human Development is the 7th in the series of Reports which began in 1994. It focuses on geography as a deep determinant of human development and examines how it is linked to human development outcomes across provinces.

Additional list of accepted applicants for shifting/transfer (AY 2014-2015)

This is an additional list of accepted applicants for shifting/transfer to BSEcon and BSBE (as of 2 June 2014):


List of Accepted Applicants for Shifting & Transfer for AY 2014-2015

Wanted Immediately: Three (3) Research Assistants

The Poverty Reduction and Economic Management Unit of the World Bank Philippine Office is looking for up to three research assistants for their Tax policy report, Cost of doing business report, and Land policy and rural development report.

Click here for terms of reference.

Wanted Immediately: Accountant


 A government institution is in need of


Minimum Qualifications

1. Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
2. General knowledge in government accounting rules and regulations
3. Computer literate (Word & Excel)

Minimum Salary Grade:  15-1 (P24,887+++/month) plus allowances, honoraria and other benefits

Please  submit resume and letter of application to:

College Secretary
School of Economics, U.P. Diliman, Q.C.

Tel. Nos. (632) 920-5482 (DL)
(63 2) 927-9686 local 290 c/o Fely Galaites
(63 2) 927-9686 local 241 c/o Rose San Pascual
Fax. No.: (632) 927-9686 local 299

Deadline of application:  May 8, 2014