Journal Articles





Firm characteristics and credit constraints among SMEs in the Philippines
John Paul Flaminiano, Jamil Paolo Francisco
Published on Small Business International Review, May 2021
pbaf.v39.4.cover.jpg Decentralization, Fiscal Independence, and Poverty in the Philippines
Tristan Canare, Jamil Paolo Francisco
Published on Public Budgeting and Finance Vol. 38, No. 4, pages 94-117, October 2019
JIE.png Broad Insecurity and Perceived Victimization Risk
Jamil Paolo Francisco, Rose Ann Camille Caliso, and Emmanuel Garcia
Published on Journal of Interdisciplinary Economics, pages 1-20, April 2019

Long- and Short-run Relationship Between Firm Creation and the Ease and Cost of Doing Business
Tristan Canare, Jamil Paolo Francisco, and Jose Fernando Morales
Published on International Journal of the Economics of Business, Volume 26, pages 249-275, February 2019

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Linkages between SMEs and Large Firms: Findings from a Survey in the Philippines
Jamil Paolo Francisco, Tristan Canare
Published on International Journal of Small and Medium Enterprises and Business Sustainability, Volume 3, No. 3, pages 20-52, November 2018

The Changing Face of Corruption.JPG The effect of corruption on foreign direct investment inflows: Evidence from a panel of Asia-Pacific countries
Tristan Canare
Published on The Changing Face of Corruption in the Asia Pacific: Current Perspectives and Future Challenges. pages 35-55, 2017
Regional Growth and Sustainable Development in Asia.JPG Spatial Disparities and Poverty: The Case of Three Provinces in the Philippines
Ronald Mendoza, Rosechin Olfindo, and Camille Regina Maala
Published on Regional Growth and Sustainable Development in Asia, Volume 7 of the series New Frontiers in Regional Science: Asian Perspectives, pages 23-40, December 2016
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Resilience of Firms to Economic and Climate Shocks Initial Insights from the Philippine SMEs
Jamil Paolo Francisco, Ailyn Lau, Ronald Mendoza
Published on International Journal of Small and Medium Enterprises and Business Sustainability,Volume 1, No.3, pages 78 - 113, March 2016


Preliminary insights from the Philippine Bureau of Customs Imports Database
Ronald Mendoza and Aladdin Ko
Published on World Customs Journal, Volume 9, Number 1, pages 89-90, March/April 2015


Grease or sand in the wheels of commerce? Firm level evidence on corruption and SMEs
Ronald Mendoza, Ricardo Lim, Anne Beline Ong-Lopez
Published on the Journal of International Development, Volume 27, Issue 4, pages 415-439, May 2015


Does Mining FDI crowd in Other investments? Investigation of FDI Intersectoral Linkages
Ronald Mendoza, Nadejda Doytch, Charles Irvin Siriban
Published on the Comparative Economic Studies, March 2015


Should my NGO go on a "pork barrel diet"? The case of the Priority Development Assistance Fund in the Philippines
Ronald Mendoza, Charles Siriban, Manuel De Vera
Published on the Emerging Markets Case Studies, Volume 4, Number 7, 2014


Including Homeless Families and Children in the Social Protection System: A Brief Review of International Experience and an Analysis of Data on the Philippine Pilot Program
Ronald Mendoza, Ivyrose Baysic, Monica Melchor, David Yap
Published on the Journal of Asian Public Policy, December 2014


Governance and Market Failures in Mining: Lessons from the Marcopper Mine Disaster in Marinduque, Philippines
Ronald Mendoza, Tristan Canare, John Lyndon
Published on the Asian Journal of Business Ethics, December 2014


The impact of FDI on child labor: Insights from an empirical analysis of sectoral FDI data and case studies
Ronald Mendoza, Nadia Doytch, Nina Thelen
Published on the Children and Youth Services Review, Volume 47, Part 2, pp. 157-167, December 2014


Promoting technology spillovers from trade and investments
Ronald Mendoza, Ailyn Lau
Published on the International Journal of Development Issues, Volume 13, Issue 1, pp. 25-34, April 2014


Public Spending, Governance and Child Health Outcomes: Revisiting the Links
Ronald Mendoza, Bingjie Hu
Published on the Journal of Human Development and Capabilities, Volume 14, Issue 2, 2013


Revenue Sharing in Mining: Insights from the Philippine Case
Ronald Mendoza, Tristan Canare
Published on the Modern Economy, Volume 4, Number 8, pp.520-534, 2013


Balancing Industrial Concentration and Competition for Economic Development in Asia: Insights from South Korea, China, India, Indonesia and the Philippines
Ronald Mendoza, Lai-Lynn Angelica Barcenas, Padmini Mahurkar
Published on the Journal of Reviews on Global Economics Volume 2, pp.248-277, 2013


Examining the Risk of Brain Drain and Lower Remittances
Ronald Mendoza
Published on the Singapore Economic Review, Volume 58, Issue 01, March 2013


The economic competitiveness of countries: A principal factors approach
Ronald Mendoza, James Neelankavil, Savita Shankar, Lonnie Anderson
Published on International Journal of Economics and Finance, Volume 4, No. 12, 2012


Snapshot of Non-inclusive Growth: Evidence from Philippine Employment Trends in 2001-2009
Ronald Mendoza, Padmini Mahurkar
Published on the Modern Economy, Volume 3, Number 7, pp.832-836, 2012


Inequality in democracy: Insights from an empirical analysis of political dynasties in the 15th Philippine Congress
Ronald Mendoza, David Yap II, Edsel Beja, Victor Venida
Published on the Philippine Political Science Journal Volume 33, Issue 2, 2012


Control of corruption as a determinant of social and military spending: Evidence during growth accelerations and decelerations in 1980-2004
Ronald Mendoza, Nadia Doytch, Josh Greenstein
Published on the Thailand National Anti-Corruption Commission Journal, 2012


Crises and inequality: Lessons from the food fuel, financial and economic crises of 2008-2010
Ronald Mendoza
Published on the Global Policy, Volume 2, Issue 3, October 2011


Trade and Growth in the Post-Crisis World
Ronald Mendoza
Published on the World Economics, December 2010


The Intended and Unintended Consequences of Social Protection on School Dropout in Post-crisis Indonesia
Ronald Mendoza, Wei Ha
Published on the Journal of International Development Volume 22, Issue 8, pages 1115-1133, November 2010


Trade-Induced Learning and Industrial Catch-up
Ronald Mendoza
Published on The Economic Journal Volume 120, Issue 546, pages F313-F350, August 2010