"Unemployment In The Philippines" Essays and Research Papers

  • Unemployment In The Philippines

    Preliminary Report One | Unemployment in the Philippines | | Ysabela carisse L. de Claro | 10/15/2012 | Sociology A52 11236396 Output One in Sociology | Our country faces problems like any country in the world. Poverty, crimes, environmental issues, etc. Some problems are rather easier to solve than others but one problem that is rather massive in the Philippines is unemployment. But what is unemployment? Unemployment according to the International Labour Organization occurs when...

    Economics, Filipino people, Natural rate of unemployment 780  Words | 3  Pages

  • Philippines: Factors Causing Unemployment

    Philippines: Factors Causing Unemployment Even with a booming economy, there are still some countries experiencing the imminent problem of unemployment. This paper analyzes the major factors affecting the high unemployment rate in the Philippines. The country has showed some positive progress on their economy; however, its unemployment rate still ranks highest among its neighboring Southeast Asian countries. Unemployment affects so many aspects of the economy, so knowing the root causes of unemployment...

    Business cycle, Central Intelligence Agency, Economics 1182  Words | 4  Pages

  • unemployment rate in the philippines

    Zimbabwe. The Republic of the Philippines is a sprawling archipelago set in the western Pacific Ocean. The Philippines is an incredibly diverse nation in terms of language, religion, ethnicity and also geography. Ethnic and religious fault-lines that run through the country continue to produce a state of constant, low-level civil war between north and south. Beautiful and fractious, the Philippines is one of the most interesting countries in Asia. The Philippines has an American-style democracy...

    Borneo, Luzon, Manila 932  Words | 2  Pages

  • Unemployment

    UNEMPLOYMENT The Labor force consists of persons 16 years of age or older who are not in institutions and who are employed or unemployed but seeking employment. (Phil. Definition, revised 2002) The labor force is that part of the population aged 18-65 who are willing and can work. In percent, against the total population, we term it as the labor force participation rate. Labor force –unemployed - employed - Underemployed Dependency Burden – the remaining...

    Discouraged worker, Economics, Inflation 380  Words | 3  Pages

  • Unemployment in the Philippines

    PHILIPPINES UNEMPLOYMENT RATE Unemployment Rate in Philippines increased to 7.50 percent in the first quarter of 2013 from 7.10 percent in the fourth quarter of 2012. Unemployment Rate in Philippines is reported by the The National Statistics Office (NSO). Philippines Unemployment Rate averaged 9.09 Percent from 1994 until 2013, reaching an all time high of 13.90 Percent in March of 2002 and a record low of 6.30 Percent in September of 2007. In Philippines, the unemployment rate measures the number...

    Economy, Employment, Jobless recovery 378  Words | 2  Pages

  • Unemployment

    Unemployment Introduction It stands for jobless or unemployed. Unemployment consists of the labor force (working age) who have no work. Do not confuse the workforce with the inactive population. There are three types of unemployment in peripheral economies are usually four (seasonal unemployment). These types of unemployment are cyclical, structural, frictional and seasonal. Unemployment, unemployed or layoff of employees who can and want to work but cannot find a job. In societies in which most...

    Business cycle, Economics, Economy 1578  Words | 8  Pages

  • Unemployment in the Philippines

    The Psychological Impact of Unemployment Posted By: LexisNexis Occupational Injuries & Illnesses Staff June 25, 2009 Reported by: Shanine A. Fortuno August 6, 2012 Presented to: Ms. Grace E. Engallado, DBM The Psychological Impact of Unemployment Posted by:: LexisNexis Occupational Injuries & Illnesses Staff 06/25/2009 02:06:25 AM EST Unemployment, particularly when unexpected or involuntary, may take its toll on mental health. A large body of scientific evidence demonstrates...

    Family therapy, Mental disorder, Mental health 2458  Words | 9  Pages

  • Unemployment

    Unemployment Employment is the prime means for people to earn money, allowing them to provide the basic necessities, such as food, water, clothing, and shelter for themselves as well as their family members. Since employment is so important to our society, the increasing rate of people loosing their jobs is becoming a serious problem. The loss of a job can cause individuals to loose important possessions, such as, their home, car, etc.. It will also affect their lifestyle, having to manage their...

    Current Population Survey, Great Depression, Inflation 1077  Words | 4  Pages

  • unemployment

     Unemployment Gina July 23, 2013 Economics Word Count: 2,112 Table of Contents What is unemployment?........................................................................................................................................3 The Causes and Types of Unemployment……………...................................................................................................................................

    Economics, Great Depression, Inflation 2167  Words | 7  Pages

  • Unemployment

    Unemployment Unemployment is defined as when a person is available to work and seeking work but currently without work. Unemployment is one of the most important social problem of not only Pakistan but the problem of all over the world. Unemployment is a central problem of Pakistan because when unemployment is high, resources are wasted and people’s incomes are depressed; during such periods, economics distress also spills over to affect people’s emotions and family lives. The socio economics...

    City, Discouraged worker, Economics 785  Words | 4  Pages

  • Unemployment

    and clothing. Unemployment rates are on the rise and unemployment is becoming a leading issue in America after the economic recession the country has been facing in recent years. Because employment is the standard means for earning a salary to afford the basic needs to live, job cuts have serious repercussions. There are different causes of unemployment, many effects on unemployed individuals and the individual’s family, and numerous statistics that show the rise of unemployment rates as well as...

    Debt, Financial crisis, Foreclosure 914  Words | 3  Pages

  • Unemployment

    obligations. Failure to pay mortgage payments or to pay rent may lead tohomelessness through foreclosure or eviction.[62] Across the United States the growing ranks of people made homeless in the foreclosure crisis are generating tent cities.[63] Unemployment increases susceptibility to malnutrition, illness, mental stress, and loss of self-esteem, leading to depression. According to a study published in Social Indicator Research, even those who tend to be optimistic find it difficult to look on the...

    Adolf Hitler, Business cycle, Great Depression 922  Words | 3  Pages

  • Unemployment

    of 'Unemployment'Unemployment occurs when a person who is actively searching for employment is unable to find work. Unemployment is often used as a measure of the health of the economy. | The most frequently cited measure of unemployment is the unemployment rate. This is the number of unemployed persons divided by the number of people in the labor force. Reasons for Unemployment People can be unemployed for a variety of reasons. The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) notes five prime reasons...

    Economics, Economy, Employment 1502  Words | 5  Pages

  • Unemployment

    * HOLIDAY ASSIGNMENT “Business studies” A TOOL TO SOLVE THE PROBLEMS OF YOUTH UNEMPLOYMENT IN NIGERIA. Definition of unemployment Unemployment is define as a situation in which person of working age, able and willing to work are unable to find paid employment. Which results to joblessness, an unemployment can be simple explained as a situation whereby, people who are available, capable of working and qualified by age to work but could not find job (employment). ...

    Crime, Economics, Economy 666  Words | 3  Pages

  • Unemployment

    Unemployment affects people differently. Some face financial stress, even to the point of losing their homes. Others can be so depressed that they become emotionally and socially unstable, even to the point of committing crimes. These effects of unemployment have many causes. The main reasons for unemployment are improvement of technology, recession, and globalization. Unemployment has been increasing over the past ten years. It has more than doubled since January of 2000. According to the Bureau...

    Economics, Economy, Employment 1963  Words | 5  Pages

  • Unemployment

    Unemployment 23 In an economy, both employment and unemployment rose over a ten year period. What must have risen? A birth rate B life expectancy C unemployment benefits D working population 26 When will a reduction in unemployment result in an increase in inflation? A when a high percentage of the increase in income is saved B when the economy reaches its production possibility curve C when the jobs created are unskilled D when the newly employed buy mainly imported goods 19 The world consists...

    Discouraged worker, Economics, Employment 552  Words | 3  Pages

  • Unemployment

    Discuss the different types of unemployment. (20 marks) Unemployment is a condition where a person is without employment but at the same time wishes to be employed. There are a number of types of unemployment, which are as follows: Frictional unemployment: Frictional unemployment is short term and occurs when someone changes jobs. This type of unemployment is arguably inevitable as a result of the job search process and labour mobility. Seasonal unemployment: As a result fluctuating demand...

    Central bank, Economics, Fractional-reserve banking 1116  Words | 4  Pages

  • Unemployment

    be a number of people who are unemployed. Unemployment is when there are people in our society who desire work but are unable to obtain it because of the fact that there are not enough jobs for everyone. There are many factors that can cause unemployment but one of the biggest factors is lack of private investment. This is caused by private companies not expanding their activities fast or not expanding them fast enough. Another main factor of unemployment is the increase of labour costs. Labour costs...

    Discouraged worker, Economics, Great Depression 2442  Words | 6  Pages

  • Unemployment

    people to make a choice in favour of prolongation of getting higher education are difficulties in finding a job and uncertainty that acquisition of big volume of knowledge and skills do not rise the chances of successful employment. [2]      Youth unemployment in Kazakhstan has its own particularities. It has arisen not due to demographic factors as in some developing countries and not as a result of overproduction as in the developed countries and even not as the result of a competition on a labour...

    Economics, Economy, Employment 1030  Words | 3  Pages

  • unemployment

     Job Loss on Menthal Health When people lose their jobs, as a result of they might have a significant deterioration in mental health occurs. The term unemployment is defined and operationalized determines who is included and exclude (Gilder G 1981). May have a significantly detrimental effect in depression, anxiety and psychosomatic symptoms. The principal aim is to investigate whether a relationship exists between job loss and mental health...

    Anxiety, Anxiety disorders, Great Depression 792  Words | 5  Pages

  • unemployment

    rate, interest rate, bond market, labor market, etc. Even the unemployment rate can be results on the changes of the currency market. Based on the article: US jobs data pressure Aussie dollar, it is argued that, the macroeconomics theory will analyze and explain the exchange rate between US and Australia. Three major parts used from macroeconomics theory will be discussed which are: gross domestic product(GDP) structure, unemployment rate between US and Australia, globalized bond market . The...

    Canadian dollar, Currency, Economics 1499  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Philippines

    Demographics The national population of the Philippines is approximately ninety million people. The national language of the Philippines is Filipino, which is also called Tagalog. English is also spoken and understood throughout the country. English is the language for commercial and legal transactions. The Philippines is the third largest English-speaking country in the world. The major religion of the Philippines is Roman Catholicism. The Philippines is divided into three different geographical...

    Filipino language, Filipino people, Jollibee 1057  Words | 4  Pages

  • PHILIPPINES

    BACKGROUND Tourism is a major contributor to the economy of the Philippines, contributing 5.9% to the Philippine GDP in 2011. The country's rich biodiversity is the main tourist attraction of the Philippines. Its beaches, mountains, rainforests, islands and diving spots are among the country's most popular tourist destinations. The country's rich historical and cultural heritage is also one of the attractions of the Philippines. The Philippine tourism industry flourished in the 1970s and early 1980s but...

    Congress of the Philippines, Constitution of the Philippines, Corazon Aquino 985  Words | 3  Pages

  • Philippines

    Philippines * Known by many names in song and story. * Before Magellan’s arrival, Chinese traders called it “Mai” meaning “Land of Barbarians”. Pearl of the Orient Seas * The names which modern writers give. * The most romantic name of our country. * One of the beautiful land in the Far East. Philippines * Northernmost point: Y’Ami Isle 78 miles from Taiwan * Southernmost tip: Salvage Isle 34 miles from Borneo Philippines * An archipelago of 7, 107 islands. 2...

    Filipino language, Luzon, Manila 724  Words | 3  Pages

  • Philippines

    Philippines BUSN 105 10/14/2012 Amy Westbrook The Philippines is a cultural anomaly. Situated in the heart of South East Asia, the Philippines are quite unique among the nations situated around it. Being heavily influenced by Spain, Mexico, The United States and the Catholic Church add to its uniqueness. Inhabited by around 92 million people the culture of the Philippines is quite diverse. The majority are of ethnic Malay stock. However, unlike neighboring countries such as Malaysia...

    Asia, Catholic Church, Filipino people 1082  Words | 4  Pages

  • Poverty in the Philippines

    y Poverty in the Philippines Acknowledgement: We would like to thank the following who made this project successful. Yahoo.com and wikipedia.org for giving information and facts about our research. Dell for our laptop used in our research. Mama Maria’s Pizzeria for our snacks and refreshment. Ian’s Neighbor for WIFI Connection. And some people from the Poor communities who were interviewed to make this research more realistic. Dedication: ...

    Inflation, Millennium Development Goals, Overpopulation 882  Words | 4  Pages

  • Philippines

    Gonzales, N. V. M. (1998). Philippines. Paris: SOS Incorporated. Hicks, N. (1999). This is the Philippines. London: New Holland Publisher Ltd. Hicks, N. (2002). The magic of the Philippines. London: New Holland Ltd. Insight Guides. (2005). Singapore: APA Publications. Laya, J. & Castaneda, L. (1996). Prusisyon. Philippines: St. Pauls Press. Loop, H. & Carpentier, D. (2008). Central Philippines. Cebu: PDP Digital Inc. Yuson, A. (2003). The Philippines. Singapore: Tuttle Publishing...

    Filipino people, Philippines 777  Words | 4  Pages

  • Philippines

    Tourism in the Philippines Tourism in the Philippines is a major economic contributor to the Philippine economy. The Philippines is an archipelagic country composed of 7,107 islands. It offers a rich biodiversity with its tropical rainforests, mountains, beaches, coral reefs, islands, and diverse range of flora and fauna, making it as one of the megadiverse countries in the world. In 2012, the country attracted 4,272,811 visitors. History Philippine tourism flourished in the 1970s and early...

    Cebu, Luzon, Manila 1435  Words | 6  Pages

  • The Philippines

    Flag of Philippines There are three fields on the Philippine flag. The white equilateral triangle is on the hoist side, a band of blue at the top, and a band of red at the bottom. An eight rayed yellow sun at the center of the triangle. A small five pointed star is located at each corner of the triangle. General Emilio Aguinaldo, who the first President of the Philippines and a leader in the revolution against Spanish rule for Philippine, designed the Philippine flag. He did this while in exile...

    Emilio Aguinaldo, Luzon, Manila 2038  Words | 7  Pages

  • The Philippines

    Philippines: No Other Place But Up The Philippines is considered one of the fastest growing economies in Southeast Asia. As of 21st century, the country is a member in several international organizations’ including the APEC, Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) and World Trade Organization (WTO). In addition the Philippines also have a lot of trading partners and trade agreements. Though, the Philippines have suffered negative balance of trade for many years. In January of 2013, the...

    Corazon Aquino, Human Development Index, International trade 1478  Words | 4  Pages

  • Effects of Unemployment to the Philippine Economyu

    Why is Unemployment high in the Philippines? As a result of the global economic crisis, which drastically cut our exports and slowed down our OFW (overseas Filipino workers) remittances, Philippine economic growth in GDP (gross domestic product) terms which was registered at 7.1 percent in 2007 was brought lower to 3.8 percent last year and to just about 1 percent in the first half of the year. Despite the slowing down of the domestic economy, however, Philippine unemployment rate remained at...

    Discouraged worker, Economics, Economy 2772  Words | 8  Pages

  • Unemployment and Development Authority

    PHILIPPINES UNEMPLOYMENT RATE Unemployment Rate in Philippines decreased to 6.80 percent in the third quarter of 2012 from 7 percent in the second quarter of 2012. Unemployment Rate in Philippines is reported by the National Statistics Office (NSO). Historically, from 1994 until 2012, Philippines Unemployment Rate averaged 9.14 Percent reaching an all time high of 13.90 Percent in March of 2000 and a record low of 6.30 Percent in September of 2007. In Philippines, the unemployment rate measures...

    Economics, Economy, Employment 854  Words | 3  Pages

  • Unemployment in Indonesia and the Philippines

     In at least two economies in Southeast Asia, evaluate how serious the problem of unemployment is. What should governments do to address the problem? Name: Huong Charlotte Thien Nguyen Student Number: 258689 Course: Economic Development of South East Asia Course Code: 153400012 Word Count: Date due: 07/01/2013 Overall, Southeast Asia (SEA) has experienced favorable economic growth for the past few decades, largely attributable to factor accumulation that enabled significant...

    Economic growth, Economics, Employment 2856  Words | 10  Pages

  • Unemployment Rate Definition

    UNEMPLOYMENT RATE DEFINITION The labour force is defined as the number of people employed plus the number unemployed but seeking work. The participation rate is the number of people in the labour force divided by the size of the adult civilian noninstitutional population (or by the population of working age that is not institutionalised). The nonlabour force includes those who are not looking for work, those who are institutionalised such as in prisons or psychiatric wards, stay-at home spouses...

    Economics, Great Depression, Inflation 973  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Phillips Curve and the Philippines

    Curve and the Philippines According to Cristeta B. Bagsic, the Phillips Curve “depicts the trade-off between inflation and unemployment rate” (“The Phillips Curve and Inflation Forecasting: The Case of the Philippines”). Nowadays, the relationship depicted by the Phillips curve is specified in the following equation: πt = πe – γ(UR – UR*) + v where πt is the inflation rate, πe is the expected inflation, γ is a parameter, UR is the unemployment rate, UR* is the natural rate of unemployment (NRU), and...

    Economics, Inflation, Keynesian economics 733  Words | 3  Pages

  • Inflation and Unemployment

    RESEARCH METHODOLOGY FINAL PROJECT INFLATION AND UNEMPLOYMENT SUBMITTED BY: AHSEN ALE INTRODUCTION Inflation seems to be a chronic problem in many parts of the world today and unemployment, a phenomenon, true for Pakistan, and valid for United States and other western economies. Even the fastest growing Chinese economy is not totally immune to it. Thus this research project deals with the analysis of unemployment and inflation in Pakistan. The purpose of this research...

    Economics, Inflation, Keynesian economics 1604  Words | 7  Pages

  • Determining the Impacts of Labor Participation Rate, Unemployment Rate and Gross National Income Per Capita on Total Crime Rate in the Philippines

    Ruel Kristofer C. Sabangan 3 – E1 Determining the Impacts of Labor Participation Rate, Unemployment Rate and Gross National Income per capita On Total Crime Rate in the Philippines I. Introduction Crime is inevitable, it occurs every day and it might be even happening right now. It is a nuisance and it greatly affects the society. People has their own reason for doing this kind of atrocity, it is a common understanding that if a person is without a job, he/she wouldn’t gain income, without...

    Crime, Discouraged worker, Economics 1577  Words | 5  Pages

  • Unemployment, Case Study

    HIGH UNEMPLOYMENT RATE: WHO’S TO BE BLAMED? A case study Presented to The Faculty of the College of Management and Business Technology Nueva Ecija University of Science and Technology Sumacab Campus, Cabanatuan City In Partial Fulfillment of the Requirement for the Subject Basic Economics with Agrarian Reform and Taxation Economics 1 By: Glenda L. Estipular Joanne Abigail C. Ramones Jennavy N. Dela Cruz Irma Joy P. Castro Mary Grace A. Arzanan ...

    Economics, Great Depression, Inflation 2166  Words | 7  Pages

  • Life in Philippines

    The Philippines has a very low cost of living. The peso has significantly lost much of its value since the Asian Financial Crisis but over the past few years the country is getting back on its feet. The Philippine economy ranks 47th worldwide with a total GDP of over 120 billion euros. Expatriates will find living in the country very cheap compared to the United Kingdom. The unemployment rate is not tremendously high but poverty may have been rampant due to overpopulation. The Philippines is the...

    Davao City, Filipino language, Manila 1097  Words | 4  Pages

  • Unemployment and National Statistics Office

    Rising of Unemployment Rate I. Introduction: Unemployment is a very common cause of poverty in the Philippines since there are several Filipinos who are unemployed plus the fact that there are many companies that are affected of the global economic crisis. And the least thing that you can do about unemployment is to find a best way on generating money like you can accept laundry services, plumbing services, or electrical repair services if you are skilled enough to do the job. Then, you could...

    Discouraged worker, Economics, Economy 1540  Words | 5  Pages

  • Unemployment Structural Unemployment

    Unemploymen types of unemployment There are 4 types of unemployment: 1. Frictional Unemployment 2. Structural Unemployment 3. Cyclical Unemployment 4. Seasonal Unemployment Frictional Unemployment Frictional unemployment is due to the normal working of the labor market. That is frictional unemployment results from job search activities. Arises because of the time needed to match qualified job seekers with the available job openings. For e.g. the short span of time you spend unemployed...

    Discouraged worker, Economics, Inflation 642  Words | 3  Pages

  • Culture of Philippines

    Culture of Philippines Many people may ask where is the Philippines? The Philippines is an island nation located in Southeast Asia. Well known for the rich cultural heritage and a rich natural environment in the atmosphere widely throughout the country. Although Filipino culture acknowledges and greets visitors with a strikingly Western character, a strong Asian appearance shortly unravels soon after, creating a friendly and hospitable image Filipinos hold with unity of their diverse origins from...

    Black Nazarene, Culture of the Philippines, Emilio Aguinaldo 1261  Words | 4  Pages

  • Prostitution in Philippines

    POVERT RATE IN THE PHILIPPINES A RESEARCH PAPER PRESENTED TO: Maestro John IN PARTIAL FULFILMENT OF THE REQUIREMENTS IN ENGLISH IV PRESENTED BY: Juan Gabriel R. Calderon TABLE OF CONTENTS I Table of contents…………………………………………….3 II Introduction…………………………………………………….4 III Facts and Topic Concept…………………………………….5 IV Survey Content and Data…………………………………….6 V Survey question and Answers…………………………….…7 VI Analyzation of survey question and Evaluation…………..8 VII ...

    Population, Population growth, Poverty 2014  Words | 6  Pages

  • Case Study on Unemployment in the Philippines

    CASE STUDY Cherry Grace Cuizon Danice Marie Lorenzo Roselle Corpuz Roleen Carl Cuarteron Ralph Anthon Tato Problem The increasing number of unemployment rate in the Philippines and parallel to this is the increasing number of poor people Objectives Alternative Course of Action Freeing the majority of the Filipino people from feudal bondage through a genuine agrarian reform program and rural industrialization. Establishing a livelihood and vocational programs in ever community if possible...

    Economics, Economy, NAIRU 478  Words | 2  Pages

  • Causes of Unemployment

    Causes of Unemployment In Malaysia, the unemployment rate is considered low compared to the early years such as 1986 where the unemployment rate reached as high as 7.6%. Today the unemployment rate is still affected by many factors and in order to make sure it doesn’t reach as high as before, we need to find out the causes of unemployment so that we can provide a solution to the cause of it. Foreign labor force with lower wage or salary Redundant workers and fresh graduates with qualifications...

    Beveridge curve, Economics, Employment 1070  Words | 4  Pages

  • Situation of Economy of the Philippines (2013)

    Mendoza, Adrienne Monday F. SOCIO 101 WBYDX (Sir Café) Economy of the Philippines Jobless recovery has truly hit the Philippines. Despite being the 40th largest economy in the world and despite having larger GDP and GNP rates, the unemployment rate of the country rises more than ever as technology continue to be more advanced. The Philippines’ full year Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in 2013 grew by 7.2 percent, higher than the government’s expectations of 6 percent to 7...

    Business process outsourcing, Economics, Economy 1012  Words | 4  Pages

  • Philippine Economy

    TERM PAPER IN MICROECONOMICS BY: MA. DAYANARA P. MANAIG TO: PROFESSOR JOYCE COLCOL Economy of the Philippines The Philippines is a developing country in South-East Asia. In 2004, it was ranked as the 24th largest economy by the World Bank according to purchasing power parity. The Philippines is one of the newly industrializing countries in the world. Important sectors of the Philippine economy include agriculture and industry, particularly food processing, textiles and garments, and electronics...

    Economic growth, Economics, Economy of the Philippines 1813  Words | 6  Pages

  • Unemployment Voluntary Unemployment

    1.0 INTRODUCTION TO UNEMPLOYMENT Unemployment is a situation where people have no job whether they are quitted or being fired and they are actively searching for it. There are two theories that were explained about unemployment that is Classical theory and Keynesian theory. 2.0 THEORIES THAT EXPLAIN UNEMPLOYMENT 2.1 CLASSICAL THEORY The first theory is Classical theory. It was first developed by Karl Max. From this theory it state that the level of unemployment will increase if there is government...

    Economics, Inflation, John Maynard Keynes 1309  Words | 7  Pages

  • Philippine Poverty

    than poor nations. http://www.indexmundi.com/philippines/population_below_poverty_line.html Philippines [pic] A man is rescued as part of an emergency simulation on Manila Bay involving the Philippine Coast Guard, Philippine Navy, the National Disaster Coordinating Council and the Japanese Coast Guard. The simulation was part of an ASEAN disaster response exercise. Photo: Claire Dennis. • Australian aid activities in the Philippines • Country strategy • AusAID Manila office ...

    Corazon Aquino, Economy, Luzon 1119  Words | 4  Pages

  • Analysis of the Macroeconomic Environment in the Philippines

    In the Philippines: Today, as of the second quarter of the 2013, the Philippines’ sees unemployment at the rate of 7.5%, an increase from the 1st quarters 7.1%. Even with this slight upward movement, the country is still below its average in the past decade of 8.6%. In the latest results of the April 2013 Labor Force Survey (LFS), the National Statistics Office reported that the number of agricultural workers decreased from an estimated 12.47 million in April 2012 to 11.84 million in April 2013...

    Economics, Economy, Employment 569  Words | 3  Pages

  • unemployment

    Unemployment case in the Municipality Of Murcia Negros Occidental Unemployment definition The state of being involuntarily out of work. The unemployment rate is the number unemployed as a percentage of the total population of working age. An unemployment level of under 3% is thought of as a natural rate as people change their jobs, their residences, and their state of health. Structural unemployment occurs when the labour market no longer requires a particular skill, as in the case of printing...

    Economics, Inflation, Jobless recovery 274  Words | 2  Pages

  • Philippine Economics

    Philippines I. Crisis The Philippines entered the crisis on a sound footing relative to its major East and Southeast Asian neighbors (except Indonesia), which commonly experienced economic contraction, especially in the industrial and export sectors. As such, this has been suggested as evidence of the country’s newly gained economic resilience. It must be noted, however, that the Philippines has likewise not experienced the spectacular economic performance of its neighbors in recent times, which...

    1997 Asian Financial Crisis, 2009, Economic growth 2475  Words | 7  Pages

  • Unemployment as a Problem of Newly Graduates in the Philippines

    UNEMPLOYMENT AS A PROBLEM OF NEWLY GRADUATES IN THE PHILIPPINES Introduction The country’s education system continues to turn out college graduates whose training and skills are not attuned to the needs of the labor market both at home and abroad. This is the lament of human resources and labor recruitment officials who decry the continuing popularity of glamorous and white-collar courses that produce diplomas but not well-paying jobs. The criticism had been voiced many times in the past...

    Beveridge curve, Economics, Employment 284  Words | 2  Pages

  • Article; Philippine Economy

    Philippines Economy: Booming, But Poverty and Unemployment Remain Problematic Shortly after my piece on the Philippines' continuing structural economic vulnerabilities, which generated considerable controversy and heated discussions among experts and observers alike, the country’s stock markets managed to record new historic highs — breaching the 7,000 mark and beyond. Meanwhile, Standard & Poor's Ratings Services, following in the footsteps of Fitch Ratings, has just awarded the Philippines...

    Economics, Investment, Macroeconomics 903  Words | 3  Pages

  • Malaysia Unemployment Rate

    is able and willing to work yet is unable to find a job. Unemployment rate is the number of people officially unemployed divided by the labor force. Official unemployment measures those over the age of 16 who are able for employment, but are unable to obtain a job. The labor force is the number of people over the age of 16 who are either employed or unemployed. In year 2005, unemployment rate in Malaysia (3.0%) higher than unemployment rate in Cambodia (2.5%). Malaysia is a heaven for job seekers...

    Economics, Employment, Jobless recovery 772  Words | 3  Pages

  • Literature: Philippine Drama Philippine

    PATHFINDER ON PHILIPPINE LITERATURE Scope Note: “Philippine Literature is a diverse and rich group of works that has evolved side by side with the country’s history. Literature has started with fables and legends made by the ancient Filipinos long before the arrival of the Spanish influence. The main themes of Philippine literature focus on the country’s pre-colonial cultural traditions and the sociopolitical histories of its colonial and contemporary traditions.” (Quoted from: http://www.wikipilipinas...

    Emilio Aguinaldo, Filipino language, Filipino people 1289  Words | 4  Pages

  • Impact of Population to the Philippines

    country. More specifically, several papers came out highlighting that the Philippines is already overpopulated and this is causing the economic woes of the country. A Policy Brief by the Philippine Center for Population and Development in 2010 categorically stated that “The rapid population growth in the Philippines over the last several decades has hindered the country’s economic development. From 2000 to 2009, the Philippines had one of the highest population growth rates in the Southeast Asian region...

    Economic growth, Economics, Overpopulation 1073  Words | 4  Pages

  • Globalization in the Philippines

    A.P Globalization is hard to explain if you don't have a basic idea of economics. The Philippines In the Philippines 71.9% of the people are living below the poverty line, and ironically, most of them are from the countryside who produce food for the whole population. 7 million of the population are jobless, while 3.5 million are homeless. There has been an increasing impact of globalization on the Filipino women, in particular. There has been a reduction of permanent workers in favor of temporary...

    Christianity, Drinking water, Globalization 1381  Words | 4  Pages

  • Philippines Country Report

    name): Republic of the Philippines Region of the world: Southeast Asia Bordering countries (or nearest countries if an island state): Taiwan, Vietnam, Borneo, Indonesia and China are the closest countries to the Philippines. Population and world rank in population: Philippines is world’s 12th largest independent nation with 103,775,002 residents estimated in 2012. Current President or Prime Minister (List both if two): The current president of the Republic of Philippines is Benigno Aquino. He...

    Asia, Corazon Aquino, Philippines 982  Words | 3  Pages

  • Latest Economic Problem of the Philippines

    Economic Problems of the Philippines Economic problems of the Philippines are very similar to those being battled by other underdeveloped and developing nations. After a long tryst with colonization, the nation is now grappling with increased imports and a mixed economy that is still to stabilize. The Republic of the Philippines is located in Southeast Asia and Manila is its capital city. The country comprises 7,107 islands and ranks as the 12th most populous country in the world. Like most other...

    Economic system, Economies, Macroeconomics 1163  Words | 4  Pages

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