January 24, 2018
The Philippines has demonstrated significant economic growth--and is still gaining momentu--in recent years. This was after being tagged as the 'sick man of Asia' for showing slow growth while its Asian neighbors flourished. This infographic shows the Philippine economy's performance by presenting some macroeconomic indicators. It also looks at how the New Industrial Strategy can help sustain this growth.
This infographic is based on PIDS Discussion Paper No. 2017-48 titled Macroeconomic Overview of the Philippines and the New Industrial Policy written by Maureen Ane D. Rosellon and Erlinda M. Medalla, PIDS Supervising Research Specialist and Senior Research Fellow, respectively. This publication may be downloaded here: http://bit.ly/pidsdp1748.