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Assessing the Alignment of Data Science and Analytics (DSA)-Related Undergraduate Programs with the Emerging Demands for DSA Workforce
(Philippine Institute for Development Studies, 2020-10-25)
The rapid advancement in technology has facilitated far-reaching use of data. This has consequently led to an increasing demand for data science and analytics (DSA) professionals. However, recent studies show that such demand is often not met in many ...
Public Expenditure Review of Social Protection Programs in the Philippines
(Philippine Institute for Development Studies, 2021-01-28)
In a developing country such as the Philippines, social protection is crucial in providing support to the poor and vulnerable. There has been recent progress in the design and delivery of social protection programs, owing largely to a more coherent ...
Sustainable Development Goal 5: How Does the Philippines Fare on Gender Equality?
(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, ...
Senior High School and the Labor Market: Perspectives of Grade 12 Students and Human Resource Officers
(Philippine Institute for Development Studies, 2019-09-24)
The enactment of Republic Act 10533 or the Enhanced Basic Education Act of 2013 added two years to basic education. One of the rationales offered by proponents of the law is that Senior High School (SHS) graduates will be equipped with skills and ...
Regional Analysis of the Philippine Services Sector
(Philippine Institute for Development Studies, 2021-05-26)
The services sector is composed of a diverse range of services, including retail and business services, education, and health, among others. Some services are used as inputs in production, while others have direct impacts on human capital development. ...
Process Evaluation of the Performance-Based Bonus Scheme
(Philippine Institute for Development Studies, 2021-05-06)
Since the adoption of the Performance‑Based Bonus (PBB) scheme in 2012, its effectiveness, particularly its impact on agencies’ reform efforts and public sector employees’ motivation and productivity, has not been examined. The Department of Budget and ...