PIDS: Research Paper Series


  • Implementing Sugarcane Block Farming for Increased Farm Income and Productivity 

    Pantoja, Blanquita R.; Alvarez, Joanne V.; Sanchez, Flordeliza A. (Philippine Institute for Development Studies, 2019-02-15)
    This study assesses the performance of the sugarcane block farming (SBF) as a land consolidation model for increasing farm productivity and income of the sugarcane farmers’ sector. As such, a framework identifying factors needed for a successful SBF ...
  • The Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Program After 30 Years: Accomplishments and Forward Options 

    Ballesteros, Marife M.; Ancheta, Jenica A.; Ramos, Tatum P. (Philippine Institute for Development Studies, 2018-12-30)
    This study evaluates the performance of the Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Program (CARP) in the last 30 years using the program’s theory of change. The accomplishments of CARP in terms of land reformed area and number of beneficiaries for the past 30 ...
  • Sustainable Development Goal 5: How Does the Philippines Fare on Gender Equality? 

    David, Clarissa C.; Albert, Jose Ramon G.; Vizmanos, Jana Flor V. (Philippine Institute for Development Studies, 2018-12-30)
    The global goal to attain gender equality, including ending all forms of discrimination against women and girls, and ensuring their safety, is central to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals. Its attainment means that every person, ...
  • Results of the Assessment of the Motor Vehicle User’s Charge Utilization in the Philippines 

    Napalang, Ma. Sheilah G.; Agatep, Pia May G.; Navarro, Adoracion M.; Detros, Keith C. (Philippine Institute for Development Studies, 2018-06-30)
    Road funds like the Motor Vehicle User’s Charge (MVUC) fund in the Philippines are earmarked funds that ensure a stable flow of resources, particularly for public road development projects. However, shortcomings from project identification to fund ...

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