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Virtual Book Launch of “Critical Issues in the Philippine Digital Economy”

The Philippine Institute for Development Studies (PIDS) launched its newest book titled “Critical Issues in the Philippine Digital Economy” through a virtual forum on June 22, 2023, from 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM via Zoom.

The book compiles research on the current ICT environment—including issues related to e-commerce, financial technology, online and platform work, smart cities, digital connectivity, and gender—to obtain a better understanding of the digital economy. In this volume, PIDS researchers explore strategies for leveraging digital technologies to achieve inclusive socioeconomic development.


Presentation of Dr. Connie Dacuycuy and Dr. Ramonette Serafica, Senior Research Fellows and volume editors, Philippine Institute for Development Studies 

Presentation of Director Emmy Lou Delfin, ICT Industry Development Bureau, Department of Information and Communications Technology

Presentation of Atty. Mary Grace Riguer-Teodosio, Deputy Executive Director, Institute for Labor Studies