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 the December 2022 issue

We are pleased to announce the release of the December 2022 issue on monetary policy and central banking  
Posted: 2022-12-30

Release of the June 2022 issue

We are pleased to announce the release of the June 2022 issue  
Posted: 2022-06-30
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Vol 59, No 2 (2022): Special issue on Monetary Policy and Central Banking

Full Issue

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Table of Contents


Nowcasting domestic liquidity in the Philippines using machine learning algorithms PDF
Juan Rufino Reyes 1-40
Does bank competition affect bank risk-taking differently? PDF
Veronica Bayangos 41-80
Insights on inflation expectations in the Philippines from a household survey PDF
Faith Christian Cacnio, Joselito Basilio 81-110
Heterogenous impact of monetary policy on the Philippine rural banking system PDF
Eloisa Glindro, Jean Christine Armas, V. Bruce Tolentino, Lorna Dela Cruz-Sombe 111-134
How do exchange rates affect the Big One? An empirical analysis of the effect of exchange rates on RCEP exports using the gravity model PDF
Jose Adlai Tancangco 135-165
The long and the short of it: revisiting the effects of microfinance-oriented banks on household welfare in the Philippines PDF
Cherry Wyle Layaoen, Kazushi Takahashi 166-199