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2017 SWS Survey Review

Posted: 2017-01-20
Category: Events
The beginning of 2016 was primarily concerned with issues concerning the elections. Also, with the end of the Aquino administration, questions on how his ratings fared over the past six years arose.

PH falters in global talent competitiveness, falls seven notches in WTR

Posted: 2016-12-05

IMD World Talent Report.PNGAIM RSN Policy Center for Competitiveness releases IMD World Talent Report 2016 results.

 

 

 

AIM RSN Policy Center holds Fear of Crime Forum

Posted: 2016-10-10
Category: Events

Crime Perception Banner 3-thumbnail-edited.pngAIM RSN Policy Center holds forum on crime perceptions.

 

 

AIM RSN Policy Center conference tackles Shared Prosperity

Posted: 2016-08-24
Category: Events

145 x 80.pngAs part of the contribution to promote national competitiveness and shared prosperity, the AIM Rizalino S. Navarro Policy Center for Competitiveness, in partnership with Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Philippines, held a conference on competitiveness and development on 24 August 2016.

 

Concrete Evidence about Solutions to Poverty

Posted: 2016-07-08
Category: Events

Thumbnail.jpgAIM RSN Policy Center for Competitiveness hosts discussion on poverty solutions.

 

 

 

BID Consortium wins the 2016 Outstanding Book Award

Posted: 2016-06-03

thumbnail.png The Building an Inclusive Democracy Consortium wins the 2016 Outstanding Book Award.

 

 

 

PH competitiveness slows down, slips one notch in WCY rankings

Posted: 2016-05-24

WCY2016 News Thumbnail.jpg The AIM Rizalino S. Navarro Policy Center for Competitiveness releases the Philippine results of the 2016 World Competitiveness Yearbook (WCY).

 

 

2016 SWS Survey Review

Posted: 2016-01-28
Category: Events

thumbnail.jpegOn January 27, 2016, the Asian Institute of Management (AIM) Rizalino S. Navarro Policy Center for Competitiveness (RSN-PCC) and the Social Weather Stations (SWS), with support from Konrad-Adenauer Stiftung (KAS), held the 2016 SWS Survey Review at the AIM TPIC-Bancom Room. 

 

RSN PCC's 5-Year Accomplishment Report (2011-2015)

Posted: 2016-01-14

RSN Policy Center for Competitiveness gives a report of their accomplishments as a think tank and public policy research arm of the Asian Institute of Management over the last five years (2011-2015).

Maritime and Regional Security in the Asia Pacific: Challenges and Prospects for Cooperation

Posted: 2015-11-12

thumbnail maritime.jpgThe Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) and the AIM Rizalino S. Navarro Policy Center (formerly the AIM Policy Center) will hold a conference titled Maritime and Regional Security in the Asia-Pacific: Challenges and Prospects for Cooperation. To be held on Friday, November 20, 2015 at the Makati Diamond Residences, the conference will begin at 09:30 AM and end at 03:30 PM. The conference will feature discussions on the recent trends and developments on maritime and regional security in the Asia-Pacific. 

"Building Inclusive Democracies in ASEAN" Book Launch

Posted: 2015-11-12
Category: Events

thumbnail.pngThe "Building Inclusive Democracies in ASEAN" book was launched on the 10th of November 2015 during the 53rd Annual Meeting of the Philippine Economic Society Conference at the Legazpi Room, InterContinental Hotel, Makati City. 

 

Towards Zero Poverty: Pursuing Inclusive Development and Shared Prosperity

Posted: 2015-08-28
Category: Events

Tarpaulin v3 thumbnail.jpgThe AIM Rizalino S. Navarro Policy Center for Competitiveness (formerly AIM Policy Center), the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA), and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is holding a policy symposium titled Towards Zero Poverty: Pursuing Inclusive Development and Shared Prosperity. This will be held on 23 September 2015 (Wednesday), from 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM, at the Palawan Ballroom, EDSA Shangri-la, Ortigas Center, Mandaluyong City. 

Aquino’s Last Mile: Ramping up and Sustaining Daang Matuwid

Posted: 2015-08-04
Category: Events
 
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On August 3, 2015, the the Building an Inclusive Democracy (BID) consortium of the AIM Rizalino S. Navarro Policy Center for Competitiveness, Ateneo School of Government, De La Salle University, and UP National College of Public Administration and Government, in cooperation with Konrad–Adenauer–Stiftung (KAS), Management Association of the Philippines (MAP) and Rappler hosted “Aquino’s Last Mile: Ramping up and Sustaining Daang Matuwid” at the SGV Hall of the AIM Conference Center, Makati City.

Resilient and Responsive Communities: Ensuring Inclusive Growth in the Philippines

Posted: 2015-07-02
Category: Events

Towards_Zero_Poverty_Day3_banner.gifThe Asian Institute of Management Rizalino S. Navarro Policy Center for Competitiveness (AIM RSN PCC), the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), and the with the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) hosted the third in a series of poverty reduction workshops in support of the Toward Zero Poverty in the Philippines project The theme for the workshop was Resilient and Responsive Communities: Ensuring Inclusive Growth in the Philippines.

High Productivity Growth: Enabling an Efficient Poverty Reduction Strategy for the Philippines

Posted: 2015-06-30
Category: Events

Towards_Zero_Poverty_Day2_banner.gifThe second workshop of the Towards Zero Poverty workshop series was divided into two sessions, “Rebalancing Growth” and “Growing Inclusive Markets in Agriculture.” The event was focused on developing concrete policies promoting structural transformation and boosting productivity. NEDA Director-General Dr. Arsenio Balisacan welcomed the participants of the workshop and Executive Director of the AIM RSN Policy Center for Competitiveness Dr. Ronald Mendoza provided an overview of the project. 

Institutionalizing Anti-Corruption and Good Governance: International Experience and Evidence

Posted: 2015-06-11
Category: Events
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On June 6, 2015, the AIM Rizalino S. Navarro Policy Center for Competitiveness, together with Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS), hosted a forum on "Institutionalizing Anti-Corruption and Good Governance: International Experience and Evidence" at the Intercontinental Hotel Manila, Makati City.

 

PHL competitiveness ranking up by one notch

Posted: 2015-05-29

pccnews-thumb_2015-wcy-results.jpgAIM Rizalino S. Navarro Policy Center for Competitiveness releases World Competitiveness Yearbook (WCY) results.

 

 

The Last Mile: Sustaining and Accelerating Poverty Reduction in the Philippines

Posted: 2015-03-06
Category: Events
apcpgallery-photo20_towards-zero-poverty-workshop01.jpgThe AIM Rizalino S. Navarro Policy Center for Competitiveness (formerly AIM Policy Center), the United Nations Development Programme and the National Economic and Development Authority, hosted the first workshop of the "Towards Zero Poverty in the Philippines" project. The discussion, which sought to identify key issues on poverty in the Philippines,  focused on four key areas on poverty reduction: Fostering Inclusive Growth, Measuring Poverty, Job Creation, and Structural Transformation.
 

Rising China: Specific Policy Options for the Philippines and the United States

Posted: 2015-02-11
Category: Events
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On February 05, 2014, the AIM Rizalino S. Navarro Policy Center for Competitiveness (formerly AIM Policy Center), together with the AIM Stephen Zuellig Graduate School of Development Management, Management Association of the Philippines, Asia Society, and Harvard Kennedy School Alumni Association of the Philippines, hosted a forum on "Rising China: Specific Policy Options for the Philippines and the United States" at the ABS-CBN Caseroom, Asian Institute of Management.

 

2015 SWS Survey Review

Posted: 2015-01-26
Category: Events
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On January 21, 2015, the Asian Institute of Management (AIM) Rizalino S. Navarro Policy Center for Competitiveness (RSN-PCC) and the Social Weather Stations (SWS), with support from Konrad-Adenauer Stiftung (KAS), held the 2015 SWS Survey Review at AIM Conference Center Manila.

 

The New Era of Governance

Posted: 2014-07-30
Category: Events
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Dr. Marcelo Giugale, Senior Director of the World Bank (WB) Group's Global Practice on Macroeconomics and Fiscal Management, gave a seminar on political reform entitled "A New Era of Governance," at the Asian Institute of Management (AIM) last July 25, 2014.

 

2nd Building an Inclusive Democracy Discussion Series: Patronage in Government Service Delivery

Posted: 2014-07-22
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AIM Policy Center, in partnership with Ateneo School of Government, University of the Philippines National College of Public Administration and Governance, and De La Salle Jesse M. Robredo Institute of Governance will hold a discussion on Kate Vyborny's research on Patronage in Government Services Delivery in Pakistan.

 

APC to hold a forum on combating corruption and promoting competitiveness

Posted: 2014-06-30
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Anti-corruption efforts are often equated with the quest for "incorruptible leaders". Such leaders are thought to produce a "halo effect", improving the overall corruption perceptions of a country and contributing to the change management needed to curb corruption in public and private sectors.

 

Enhancing Connectivity and Economic Development in the Philippines

Posted: 2014-06-11
Category: Events
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On June 9, 2014, the Asian institute of Management (AIM) Policy Center, together with Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy of National University of Singapore and Microsoft, hosted a forum entitiled "Enhancing Connectivity and Economic Development in the Philippines: Opportunites from TV White Spaces" at the TPIC-Bancom Room, 3/F Asian Institute of Management.

 

Does Minimum Wage Hinder Job Growth and Poverty Reduction

Posted: 2014-06-11
Category: Events
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On June 6, 2014, the Asian Institute of Management (AIM) Policy Center, in partnership with Philippine Economic Society, Management Association of the Philippines, Foundation for Economic Freedom, and Philippine Institute for Development Studies hosted a forum entitled "Does Minimum Wage Hinder Job Growth and Poverty Reduction?"