Bernardo M. Villegas
Recent Articles
Let Us Join Football Mania (Part 3)
published: Jun 29, 2018

Everyone Is Called to Holiness
published: Jun 22, 2018

Let Us Join Football Mania (Part 2)
published: Jun 15, 2018

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What Is Wrong With Neo-Liberalism?

          There is a healthy difference of opinions among members of the Duterte Cabinet about what ideology should prevail in crafting the economic agenda of the present Administration. We often hear of the so-called leftists who are openly critical of what they consider neo-liberal tendencies of the economic team led by Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez and Economic Planning Secretary Ernesto Pernia.  To determine the validity of such criticisms, we have to fully understand first what is meant by neo-liberalism when uttered by those who are suspicious of such policies as liberalization, deregulation and privatization which peaked during the Administration of former President Fidel Ramos.

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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.