PIDS: Discussion Paper Series


  • Analyzing Decisiveness of Migration Intentions: Social Kinship that Matters 

    Tabuga, Aubrey D. (Philippine Institute for Development Studies, 2018-06-30)
    Analyzing future migration intentions is essential in understanding how migration is perpetuated. International migration is such a complex and nuanced phenomenon that those who desire to participate in it go through an elaborate process of ...
  • Process Evaluation of the CHED K to 12 Adjustment Assistance Program 

    Jr., Alex B. Brillantes; Brillantes, Karen Dominique B.; Jovellanos, Justine Beatrice B. (Philippine Institute for Development Studies, 2018-04-30)
    This paper evaluates the implementation of the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) K to 12 Adjustment Assistance Program, established following the full implementation of the Enhanced Basic Education Act of 2013 (RA 10533) in 2016, with the Senior ...
  • The Structure of Origin-Based Social Network and Its Influence on Migration Diffusion: The Case of a Migrant-Sending Village in the Philippines 

    Tabuga, Aubrey D. (Philippine Institute for Development Studies, 2018-04-15)
    While economic forces drive much of international migration, social factors are known to significantly facilitate movement. By providing information and other resources, networks reduce the cost and risk associated with international migration. But the ...
  • Lessons on Providing Cash Transfers to Disaster Victims: A Case Study of UNICEF’s Unconditional Cash Transfer Program for Super Typhoon Yolanda Victims 

    Reyes, Celia M.; Albert, Jose Ramon G.; Reyes, Charina Cecille M. (Philippine Institute for Development Studies, 2018-04-15)
    In response to the effects of super typhoon Yolanda, the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) implemented an unconditional cash transfer (UCT) program that provided emergency relief to ten thousand vulnerable families in Tacloban City and neighboring ...

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