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  • Taxation in financial services under TRAIN 

    Jr., Geminiano L. Sandoval (Philippine Institute for Development Studies, 2019-03-15)
    In 2017, Republic Act 10963 or the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) Act was signed into law. It has since been subjected to blame for the steep rise in inflation and slight slowdown in economic growth. This Policy Note revisits the ...
  • ICT regulation and regulatory authority 

    Barcenas, Lai-Lynn A.B. (Philippine Institute for Development Studies, 2019-03-15)
    This Policy Note revisits the country’s ICT regulation, particularly the laws, rules, and regulations governing the ICT sector. Given the intricacies of the recent convergence of the technologies, especially under the Fourth Industrial Revolution, it ...
  • Pressures on public school teachers and implications on quality 

    David, Clarissa C.; Albert, Jose Ramon G.; Vizmanos, Jana Flor V. (Philippine Institute for Development Studies, 2019-02-15)
    This Policy Note reports on results of focus group discussions with public school teachers and interviews with school and division administrators in seven field sites around the country. In these conversations, the scope of the work of teachers is ...
  • Barriers and bottlenecks to school attendance: An update 

    Albert, Jose Ramon G.; David, Clarissa C.; Vizmanos, Jana Flor V. (Philippine Institute for Development Studies, 2018-12-30)
    This Policy Note describes the profile of OOSC in the Philippines and discusses other education indicators sourced from recent data of the Department of Education (DepED) and the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA). It also discusses policy issues ...

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