Philippine Review of Economics

The Philippine Review of Economics is devoted to the publication of theoretical and empirical work in economic development. It welcomes papers about the Philippines and about other developing economics. It is also a forum for research findings that show the links of economics with other disciplines.

The PRE is published by the UP School of Economics (UPSE) in partnership with the Philippine Economic Society (PES).



Release of 2021 special issue

We are pleased to announce the release of the special issue on the COVID-19 pandemic.  
Posted: 2021-12-02

New releases

June 2020 and December 2020 issues of the PRE are out now. Click on the ARCHIVES tab above to access the abstracts and pdfs of the articles.  
Posted: 2021-11-14
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Vol 59, No 1 (2022)

Table of Contents


The impacts of secondary education reforms on schooling and income of women and men in the Philippines PDF
Ma. Laarni D. Revilla, Jonna P. Estudillo 1-25
Who benefits from Dual Training Systems? Evidence from the Philippines PDF
Takiko Igarashi, Pablo Acosta 26-45
The impact of Philippine monetary policy on domestic prices and output: evaluating the country’s transmission channels PDF
Sanjeev Parmanand 46-76
The BSP's Forecasting and Policy Analysis System PDF
Zeno Ronald R. Abenoja, Jasmin E. Dacio, Sarah Jane A. Castañares, Jan Christopher G. Ocampo, Mark Rex S. Romaraog 77-107
Azcárraga’s critique of mercantilism: trade as an engine of growth PDF
Emmanuel S de Dios 108-155

Book Review

Book Review of Trauma to triumph: rising from the ashes of the Asian Financial Crisis PDF
Sarah Lynne S Daway-Ducanes 156-163