Bernardo M. Villegas
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Need to Broaden VAT Base
published: May 30, 2017

Emerging Markets Leading World Growth
published: May 22, 2017

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Teaching Real Love To Children

            If there is a positive spin to all the controversy surrounding the RH Law, it was to drive home a very important lesson to parents:  they have to be the first and foremost educators of their children on human sexuality.  Fortunately, in the final version of the law, the objectionable provisions about eleven-year-old children being educated in school about human sexuality, including the use of artificial contraceptives, were completely deleted.  What will replace these provisions?  Nothing less than the active participation of parents in teaching their children about the true meaning of human love.

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       The historical trends, empirical findings, and policy updates are discussed in detail in the essays compiled in this book. The most convincing argument that supports the thesis of the book, i.e. that population growth is a poitive factor in attaining sustainable human development, is found in the foreword to the book, which is adopted from an article written by Mr. Roberto de Ocampo, former Finance Secretary of the Philippines and multi-awarded finance official in Asia. Thanks to the continuing growth of the Philippines population, Filipinos are in more than 100 countries all over the world, contributing much-needed foreign echange and purchasing power to the Philippine economy and fostering the human and spiritual development of the most diverse of peoples and cultures on this planet.

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Inside Business: Critique on RH Bill

ANC Interview by Coco Alcuaz regarding the RH bill and the Philippine economy.