Research & Publications


Crafting Anthropological Traditions in the Philippines

By Canuday, Jose Jowel P. , Porio, Emma E.

First draft of paper completed in October 2014 and a final draft was submitted on 21 September 2015 as a chapter of the book tentatively titled as...


What Influences Adoption of Competition Law? The Case of ASEAN Economies

By Ravago, Majah-Leah V.

Published at The Singapore Economic Review ABSTRACT We investigate the factors that influence adoption of competition law using a panel of...

Gauging the Market Potential for Natural Gas among Philippine Manufacturing Firms

By Ravago, Majah-Leah V.

Published at Energy, Volume 237, 15 December 2021, 121563 ABSTRACT Securing energy supply and pursuing low-carbon economic growth have become...

“Shabu is different”: Extrajudicial killings, death penalty, and ‘methamphetamine exceptionalism’ in the Philippines


Author:  GideonLasco & Vincen Gregory Yu Abstract Background This paper articulates and problematises the ‘...


Localizing Shakespeare and Folk Performance: Romeo and Juliet, Sintang Dalisay and the Igal of the Sama Bajau in Southern Philippines

By Abad, Ricardo G.

Ricardo G Abad, M. C. M Santamaria ABSTRACT Based on Romeo and Juliet and a 1901 awit adaptation of Shakespeare’s play, the theater production...

Willingness to Pay of Urban Households for the Conservation of Natural Resources and Cultural Heritage in a Neighboring Rural Area: A CVM Study

By Tan, Rosalina Palanca

Published at the Philippine Journal of Science 149 (2): 393-403, June 2020 ABSTRACT Koronadal households benefit from Lake Sebu’s natural...