Yearly Archives: 2016

UPSE has 5 new professors emeriti

Prof Emeritii-V03

From left: Professors Florian A. Alburo, Ruperto P. Alonzo, Gwendolyn R. Tecson, Dante B. Canlas, and Benjamin E. Diokno

UPSE Alumni Homecoming 2016 – UP Street bEats

Vice President Maria Leonor “Leni” Robredo (alumni Batch ‘86) joins her UPSE family during the annual alumni homecoming, dubbed UP Street bEats, last 22 October 2016 at the UPSE grounds.


Joining the Vice President are the other cabinet members from UPSE (from Left to right), Dr. Ernesto Pernia (NEDA); Dr. Benjamin Diokno (DBM), Sec. Liza Maza (NAPC), Mr. Ramon Lopez (DTI) and Dr. Arsenio Balisacan (PCC).


Earlier in the program, the first UPSE Dean, Dr. Amado Castro, led the alumni in the launch of a photo exhibit, Ibang Klase si Doc, a collection of class pictures taken over the years by Dean Amado.


Two hundred alumni came to this event for a night of fun and renewal of ties with the UPSE community.

PRE June 2016 issue now available

The editors are pleased to announce the release of the June 2016 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.

OUR-Memorandum No. MRC 2016-24: Revised Schedule for Processing Applications for Graduation, AY 2016-17

Please be informed of the revised schedule for processing applications for graduation for AY 2016-2017.

Click here for the memo in PDF.

Street Beats (Main Poster) for Web
AH Tickets (for web)

Prof. Jeff Ducanes receives Outstanding Scientific Paper award from NAST

Dr. Geoffrey M. Ducanes (3rd from left) receives an Outstanding Scientific Paper award from the National Academy of Science and Technology (NAST) for his paper Are remittances inducing laziness in households? : a reexamination of the evidence.

Prof. Majah-Leah Ravago is Outstanding Young Scientist in Economics

Dr. Majah-Leah V. Ravago (3rd from right) is the 2016 recipient of the National Academy of Science and Technology (NAST) – Outstanding Young Scientist (OYS) Award in the field of Economics.

Advisory 9 (July 11, 2016) Computation of GWA and EWA for Scholastic Delinquency Purposes

For: Incoming shiftees/transferees 2013-2014
All students

Subject: Computation of GWA and EWA for Scholastic Delinquency Purposes

Please read this!

WANTED: Student Assistants @ SE Library (for Mid-Sem 2015-16)

Applicants must be:

  • Enrolled for current semester
  • At least 2nd year college
  • In good class standing (no incomplete/failed grade)
  • Willing to render at least 3 hours/day @ P60.00/hour

Duties of the Student Assistant includes but are not limited to the following library work:

  • Inventory of the library collection
  • Paging of library materials
  • Shelving of books
  • Shelf-reading
  • Manning the control desk

For qualified applicants please see Ms. Baby Rose at the 2/F of the School of Economics Library and bring the following requirements:

  • Application letter (addressed to Ms. Felicitas G. de la Rosa, Head College Librarian)
  • ID picture size 1×1
  • Certified True Copy of Grades
  • Original copy of Form 5

Beyond the Ballot Events