LATEST PUBLICATIONS
DLSU-AKI Policy Brief, Volume VII, No. 8.
Cash Transfers and Temptation Goods: An Analysis on the Impact of Cash Transfers on Poor Households Consumption of Sugar-Sweetened Beverages in the Philippines
DRN Vol. 39 No.2
Asia to benefit most from rise of digital platforms amid pandemic
DLSU-AKI Policy Brief, Volume VI, No. 8.
Monitoring the Philippine Economy Year-End Report for 2020
SEARCA MGB 2021 1
MINDORO TREASURES: Teaching Reference for Environment Awareness and Sustainable Use of Resource

LATEST AV MATERIALS
Publication Detail
PIDS EPM 2017-2018: Preparing the Philippines for the Fourth Industrial Revolution

The 2017–2018 Economic Policy Monitor (EPM) focuses on the emerging technologies associated with the Fourth Industrial Revolution (FIRe), such as artificial intelligence, blockchain, and big data, alongside their latest trends and commercial applications in the Philippines. It specifically looks at the impact of FIRe technologies on the labor market, education and human capital, social protection, trade and investment, and sustainable development. It finds that while most of the FIRe technologies are already present in the Philippines, many of them are still in the preliminary stage of adoption. This EPM issue also assesses the country's economic progress in 2017 and looks at the growth prospects for 2018–2019. It also provides policy updates on poverty reduction, social protection for the elderly, women, housing, health, education, agriculture, environment and natural resources, energy, industry, trade in services, and fiscal policy.

Philippine Institute for Development Studies
Authors Keywords
Philippine Institute for Development Studies (PIDS); women; environment; poverty reduction; education; health; housing; social protection; agriculture; energy; trade; Fourth Industrial Revolution; FIRe; technology adoption; technology and innovation; industry; fiscal policy;
Download PDF Number of Downloads
Published in 2019 and available in the PIDS Library or Downloaded 23,551 times since April 25, 2019
×
Please let us know your reason for downloading this publication. May we also ask you to provide additional information that will help us serve you better? Rest assured that your answers will not be shared with any outside parties. It will take you only two minutes to complete the survey. Thank you.


To use as reference:
If others, (Please specify):
Name: (optional)
Email: (required, but will not display)
Age:
Gender:
If Prefer to self-describe, please specify:
Level of Education:
Occupation:
If employed either part-time or full-time, name of office:
If others, (Please specify):
Would you like to receive the SERP-P UPDATES e-newsletter? Yes No
Use the space below if you have any comment about this publication or SERP-P knowledge resources in general.