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Researches
Yorobe, J. M. Jr., R. Rejesus and M. Hammig, 2011. “Insecticide Use Impacts of Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Farmer Field Schools: Evidence from Onion Farmers in the Philippines”, Agricultural Systems Journal, article now published on line http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.agsy.2011.05.001.

Yorobe, J. M., Jr., E. Birol, and M. Smale. “Farmer Preferences for Bt maize, Seed Information and Credit in the Philippines”. Choice Experiments in Developing Countries: Implementation, Challenges and Policy Implications. Chapter 13, edited by J. Bennett and E. Birol., Edward-Elgar Publishing, Cheltenham, UK. 2010.

Mutuc, M., R. Rejesus and J.M. Yorobe, Jr., “Yields, Insecticide Productivity and Bt corn: Evidence from Damage Abatement Models in the Philippines”, AgBioForum. The Journal of Agricultural Biotechnology Management and Economics, 14(2):35-46, 2011.

Jose V. Camacho, Jr. and Rannah Mae B. Pintor  “An Analysis of the Effect of ICT Integration in High School Test Performance in Masbate, Philippines.” International Public Policy Studies. Vol.15, No.2. March 2011.

Dinah Pura T. Depositario, Reynaldo L. Tan and Normito R. Zapata, Jr., “Climate Change and Philippine Agribusiness:  The Case of a Sweet Corn-producing Company” Journal of Global Business and Trade, Vol. 6, No. 1, May 2010. pp. 39-50. (with Len Augusto V. Valera).

Dinah Pura T. Depositario, Rodolfo M. Nayga, Jr. Ximing Wu and Tiffany P. Laude. 2009 (December).     “Effects of Information on Consumers’ Willingness to Pay for Golden Rice”, Asian Economic Journal 23       (4), pp. 457-476,  Print ISSN: 1351-3958, Online ISSN: 1467-8381.

Dinah Pura T. Depositario, Jay R. Corrigan, Rodolfo M. Nayga, Jr. Ximing Wu and Tiffany P. Laude. 2009 (August). “Comparing Open-Ended Choice Experiments and Experimental Auctions:  An Application to Golden Rice”, American Journal of  Agricultural Economics 91(3),  pp.  837–853,   Print ISSN: 0002-9092,  Online ISSN: 1467-8276.

Depositario, Dinah Pura T., Rodolfo M. Nayga Jr., Ximing Wu, and Tiffany P. Laude. 2009. “Should students be used as subjects in experimental auctions?”, Economics Letters, Vol. 102, Issue 2 (February), pp. 122-124, ISSN 0165-1765.

Loida E. Mojica and Jeanette Angeline B. Madamba. “Decision Factors in Organic Vegetable Farming in Selected Areas of Luzon, Philippines. Journal of Global Business and Trade, November 2010.Vol. 6 No. 2, pp. 13-25. (With Rodolfo R. Sabado, Jr.).

Nimfa D. Montes and Normito R. Zapata, Jr. “Seeking the Path towards Philippine Rural Economic Development: Value- added Agriculture in the Goat Milk-based Food Industry.” Journal of Global Business and Trade, November 2010.Vol. 6 No. 2, pp. 37-48.

Isabelita M. Pabuayon and Antonio Jesus A. Quilloy. “ Brown Rice Market Chain and Marketing Practices, Luzon, Philippines” The Philippine Agricultural Scientist, Vol. 94, No. 1, March 2011.  College of Agriculture, UPLB.

Paul Joseph B. Ramirez. “Remittances, Consumption, Savings and Investment in the Philippines, 1985-2006.” Journal of Global Business and Trade, November 2010.Vol. 6 No. 2, pp. 67-80.

Juliet A. Delos Reyes. “Food Consumption Patterns and Food Security in CALABARZON. Journal of International Society for Southeast Asian Agricultural Sciences.”  Volume 16 Number 2, December 2010. (with M.S.G.Himatay).

Juliet A. Delos Reyes. “Marketing Practices for Selected Organically-Grown Vegetables in a Farming Community of Southern Luzon, Philippines”  Liceo Journal of Higher Education Research.  Volume 6 Number 2, December 2010.

Dinah Pura Depositario, Nanette A. Aquino and Katrina C. Feliciano. Entrepreneurial skill development needs of potential agri-based technopreneurs.International Society for Southeast Asian Agricultural Sciences (ISSAAS) Journal, Volume 17. Number 1 (June 2011).

Reynaldo L. Tan, Yolanda T. Garcia, Marjorie-Ann L. Dator, Isabel Mildred A. Tan and Diemuth E. Pemsl. Technical efficiency of genetically improved farmed tilapia (GIFT) cage culture operations in the lakes of Laguna and Batangas, Philippines. International Society for Southeast Asian Agricultural Sciences (ISSAAS) Journal, Volume 17. Number 1 (June 2011).

Nguyen Viet Dang and Flordeliza A. Lantican . Vertical integration of tea markets in Vietnam. International Society for Southeast Asian Agricultural Sciences (ISSAAS) Journal, Volume 17. Number 1 (June 2011).

U-Prime E. Rodriguez. Potential Impacts of Using Sugar and Coconut as Biofuel Feedstocks on Industry Outputs and Pollution Emissions: Simulations from a Computable General Equilibrium Model of the Philippines. Philippine  J. of Crop Science, 34(3): 68-81, December 2009.

Roberto F. Rañola Jr. Enhancing the food security of upland farming households through agroforestry in Claveria, Misamis Oriental, Philippines. Agroforestry Systems. Dec. 2009. DOI 10.1007/s10457-009-9267-1 (with D. Macandog , F. Rañola, P. Ani and N. Vidal).

Roberto F. Rañola, Jr. Adaptive Capacity of Rice Farmers to Rainfall Variability and Extremes in the Province of Camarines Sur.  Phil. Agricultural Scientist, Vol. 92, No 4:406-417. Dec.,2009. (with M. Cuesta).

Marilyn M. Elauria. Energy and Power Situation in Relation to Environment Conservation in the Philippines. J. of Environmental Conservation Engineering, Vol. 39, February 2010. Society of Environmental Conservation Engineering, Japan. (with. J. Elauria, M. Hoki).

J. ISSAAS. Volume 15. Number 2 (December 2009):  (1) Isabelita M. Pabuayon. The Philippine’s Regulatory Policy on Coconut Cutting:  An Assessment Incorporating Environmental Consideration (with S. Medina, C. Medina and E. Manohar);  (2) Roberto F. Rañola, Jr. The Economics of Tramline Transport Facility in the Philippines. (with R. Idago);  (3) Roberto F. Rañola, Jr. Enhancing the Viability of Cassava Feedstock for Bioethanol in the Philippines.(with R. Demafelis, E. Del Rosario and B. Bataller); (4) Yolanda T. Garcia. Price Dynamics and Cointegration in Major Markets of Aquaculture Species in the Philippines.(with N. Salayo).

Journal of Global Business and Trade. May 2009. Volume 5 Number 1.  International Academy for Global Business & Trade (San Diego, CA, USA):  (1) Nanette A. Aquino, Agnes T. Banzon, Dinah Pura T. Depositario and Jeanette Angeline B. Madamba. Buying Patterns and Consumer Preferences of Chicken Meat and Pork: The Philippine Scenario. (with C. Reyes); (2) Amelia L. Bello. Organizational Forms and Agency Costs;  (3) U-Prime E. Rodriguez. An Economywide Analysis of the Impacts of a Free Trade Area of the Asia-Pacific on the Philippine Economy; (4) Paul Joseph B. Ramirez. Foreign Direct Investment - Trade Linkage in the Phil.

Flordeliza A. Lantican. “Market Level Price Analysis of Copra Trading in the Philippines” International Journal on Coconut R&D.Vol.26.No. 1, 2010. (with S. Rivera).

Flordeliza A. Lantican. “Market Integration and Efficiency in Spatial Markets of Copra in the Philippines” International Journal on Coconut R&D. Vol.25.No. 1, 2009. (with S. Rivera).

Jose  M. Yorobe,  Jr. “Farmer Preferences for Bt maize, Seed    Information and Credit in the Phil.” In Chap. 13 of Choice Experiments in Developing Countries:  Implementation, Challenges and Policy Implications, J. Bennett and E. Birol editors, Edward Elgar Pub.Co. U.S.A. 2010 (with J.,E. Birol and M. Smale).

Jose M. Yorobe, Jr.  “Costs and Benefits of Bioengineered Papaya with Resistance to Papaya Ringspot Virus in the Phil.” In chap.3, Projected Impact of Ag. Biotechnologies for Fruits and Vegetables in the Philippines and Indonesia.  G. Norton and D. Hautea: editors, ISAAA/SEARCA, 2009.

Jose M. Yorobe “Level and Implications of Regulatory Costs in Commercializing PRSV Resistant Papaya in the Phil.” Chapter 10 of Projected Impact of Ag. Biotechnologies for Fruits and Vegetables in the Philippines and Indonesia.  G. Norton and D. Hautea: editors, ISAAA/SEARCA, 2009. (with T. Laude).

Roberto Rañola. “Decision making by upland farmers on forest management in the northwest mountainous region of Vietnam. J. ISSAAS. Vol. 15, No.2 (2009) (with Trinh Quang Thoai).

Bates Bathan, Flordeliza Lantican. Factors Affecting Yield Performance of banana farms in Oriental Mindoro, Philippines. J. ISSAAS. Vol. 15, No.2 (2009).

Jeanette Angeline B. Madamba. 2010. Microenterprise Sustainability: A Philippine Perspective. In Joseph Mark S. Munoz (Ed.), Contemporary Microenterprise: Concepts and Cases (Chapter 22). UK: Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd. ISBN 978-1-84844-952-7 (Chapter in an international book).

A.Costales and Ma.Angeles.O. Catelo. 2010.  Market Access for Smallholder Livestock Producers under Globalised Food Trade: An Analysis of Contract Farming and Other Market-Linking Institutions in India, Thailand, Vietnam and the Philippines, in: Looking East Looking West: Organic and Quality Food Marketing in Asia and Europe. 2010. Wageningen Academic Publishers. ISBN 978-90-8686-095-1 (chapter in an international book).

Yolanda T. Garcia and Westley R. Rosario. Dissemination and Adoption of Small-Scale Aquaculture Technologies in the Philippines, in Proceedings of the International Conference on Developing Tomorrow’s Leaders in  Agriculture and Rural Development: Responding to the Challenges of Globalization,  SEARCA, Philippines.  First Printing, 2010.

Jose V. Camacho Jr. and Amelia L. Bello. (1) “How Students Acquire Economics Education in the Philippines”;  and  (2) “The Philippines Test of Understanding of College Economics” in Comparative Studies on Economic Education in Asia Pacific Region. M. Yamaoka, W. Walstad, ed. Research group of Economic Education, Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies. Waseda University. Japan.Tokyo. February 2010.

Amelia L. Bello, Camacho, Jr. J., Catelo, M.A., Cuevas, A. and Rodriguez, U.P.E.  Economics. C&E Publishing, Inc. Dec. 2009. Quezon City. ISBN 978-971-584-920-3.

Amelia L. Bello, Camacho, Jr. J., Catelo, M.A., Cuevas, A. and Rodriguez, U.P.E.  Economics: An Introduction. Teacher's Guide, C & E Publishing, Inc. 2009.

Dr. Corazon Aragon, Prof. Jesus Antonio Quilloy, Dr. Salvador Catelo, Prof. Juliet Delos Reyes, Prof. Allesandro Manilay, Dr. Marilyn Elauria, Dr. Cesar Quicoy. FARM MANAGEMENT: Approaches in Tools in a Changing Environment (Ag.Econ textbook).

Niño Alejandro Q. Manalo and Jose DV. Camacho, Jr., Department of Economics, International Journal of the Japan Economic Policy Association, Vol. 2, 2007.

Jose DV. Camacho, Jr., chapter in a book entitled “Global Movements in the Asia Pacific”, World Scientific Publishing Co. and Asia Pacific University, 2008.

Jose DV. Camacho, Jr., chapter in a book entitled “From Small Firms to Multinationals: Industrial Entrepreneurial and Consumer Perspectives in the Era of Globalization”, ATINER, Athens, Greece.

Amelia L. Bello, Niño Alejandro Q. Manalo, Agham C. Cuevas,  Anna Floresca F. Abrina, Jaimie Kim E. Bayani and Rodger M. Valientes, Department of Economics, Journal of Global Business and Trade, Vol. 3 No. 2, October 2007.

Zenaida M. Sumalde, Virgina C. Cuevas, Sixto A. Valencia and Constancio C. de Guzman, The Philippine Agricultural Scientist, Vol. 91 No. 1, March 2008.

Jeanette Angeline B. Madamba, Journal of Global Business and Trade, Vol. 3 No. 2, October 2007.

Normito R. Zapata, Jr., Journal of Global Business and Trade, Vol. 3 No. 2, October 2007.

Papers Presented in Local and International Conferences, Meetings, Symposia.

Loida E. Mojica, J. A. B. Madamba & P. J. B. Ramirez. Strategic Sourcing Options for Ensuring Raw Material Supply for the Philippine Food Manufacturing Sector. 35th NAST Annual Scientific Meeting. Manila Hotel. July 11, 2013.

Agnes T. Banzon, L. E. Mojica and A.A. Cielo. Adoption of Good Agricultural Practices (GAP): How Does the Philippines Fare? International Conference on Interdisciplinary Research and Development in ASEAN Universities. Imperial Mae Ping Hotel, Chiang Mai, Thailand. August 8-10, 2013.

Dinah Pura T. Depositario, Gil C. Saguiguit, Jr. and Henry M. Custodio. Cross-Disciplines for Agricultural Development in SEARCA. International Conference on Interdisciplinary Research and Development in ASEAN Universities. Imperial Mae Ping Hotel, Chiang Mai, Thailand. August 8-10, 2013.

Dinah Pura T. Depositario. Cross Disciplines in Agricultural Development in SEARCA.  International Conference on Interdisciplinary Research and Development in ASEAN Universities. August 8, 2013.

Jefferson A. Arapoc. Economic Valuation of the Non-Use Value of Freedom Island in Parañaque-Las Piñas Area. Economy and Environment Program for Southeast Asia (EEPSEA) Introductory Course on Environmental Economics. Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. August 18-30, 2013.

Ma. Angeles O. Catelo. Public-Private Partnership in Agro-Food Sector Towards Food Security and Green-growth: Issue for the Philippine Livestock Sector. Korea FAO Association and Global Agriculture Policy Institute. Seoul, Korea. August 30-31, 2013.

Nina Nocon-Shimoguchi, Ma. E.S. Piadozo and A. Fujimoto. 2013. Development of Organic Agriculture in the Philippines: The Case of a Certified Organic Farm in Nueva Ecija. Paper presented at the Farm Management Society of Japan, Chiba University, Matsudo Campus, September 20-22, 2013.

Zenaida M. Sumalde and Isabelita M. Pabuayon. Institute of Cooperatives and Bio-Enterprise Development (ICOPED): Programs on Cooperatives. Meeting of Heads of Cooperative Training Institutions in Asia. Co-Operative College of Malaysia, Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia. September 10-13, 2013.

Richard B. Daite. The ASEAN Economic Community 2015 and Regional/ Philippine Trade: Some Prospects for Agriculture. International Seminar on Threats and Opportunities of the Free Trade Agreement in the Asian Region, Seoul, Korea, September 29 – October 3, 2013.

Roberto F. Rañola, Jr., Ryohei Kada. Understanding Environmental Degradation, Food Security and Health Risks Beyond Disciplinary Boundaries in Sta. Rosa-Silang Subwatershed. Paper presented during the RIHN 8th International Symposium on “Risk Societies, Edge Environments: Ecosystems and Livelihoods in the Balance”. Oct. 23-25, 2013, Kyoto, Japan.

Roberto F. Rañola, Jr. Yaman ng Lawa on Adaptive Community Waste Management for Selected Communities in Silang-Sta.Rosa Subwatershed. Paper presented in a Seminar at the Research Institute for Humanity and Nature (RIHN), Oct. 30, 2013.

Roberto F. Rañola, Jr., Fe Rañola, Ma. Francesca Tan and Noriza Herrera. Yaman ng Lawa Adaptive Co-Management of Laguna Lake Resources. Paper presented at the RIHN-LakeHEAD Community Forum, 2012, held at the BP International-Makiling, Los Baños, Laguna, November 7-8, 2013.

Agnes T. Banzon and Loida E. Mojica. Strategic Imperatives for a Social Enterprise. Paper presented at the Asia Pacific Marketing and Management Conference 2013. Hilton Hotel, Kuching City, Sarawak, Borneo, Malaysia. November 20-22, 2013.

U-Primo E. Rodriguez, Anna F. Abrina and Mercy A. Sombilla.“Biofuels and Philippine Agriculture’.7th Asian Society of Agricultural Economics (ASAE) International Conference, Hanoi, Viet Nam, 13 Oct. 2011.

Jeanette Angeline B. Madamba. “Can Business Viability and Social Responsibility Co-Exist?” 2011 Annual Convention of the Philippine Society of Nutritionist-Dietitians (PSND), Inc. with theme “Entrepreneurship in Food and Nutrition” Gateway Suites, Cubao, Quezon City, October 6-7, 2011.

Terence Liamson, Jose V. Camacho, Jr. “Public Economic Literacy in Calamba City, Philippines. Japan Society of Economic Education Annual Conference” Sugiyama Jogakuen Univ, Nagoya, Japan. Oct. 1-2, 2011.

Jose M. Yorobe, Jr. Issues and Concern on Biotech Crops: Socio-Economics and Trade. Farmer to Farmer Workshop: Agricultural Biotechnology Outreach and Capacity Building; New World Hotel. Sept. 19, 2011.

Ma. Eden S. Piadozo, Alice C. Quicoy. Assessing the Requirements to Enhance Organic Agriculture in the Philippines. Regional Symposium on Research and Development Highlights, LSPU, Lukban, Quezon. Aug. 15, 2011.

Jose M. Yorobe, Jr. Insecticide Use Impacts of Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Farmer Field Schools: Evidence from Onion Farmers in the Philippines.  NAST Annual Conference, Manila Hotel, July 13-14, 2011.

 

Papers Presented at the 2013 CEM Research Forum

·         Agnes T. Banzon. Dissecting a Social Enterprise: Reconciling Economic Sustainability and Social Impact.  CTTE Building, UPLB, October 11, 2013.

·         Yolanda T. Garcia. Regional Economic Integration of the Fisheries Sector in ASEAN Countries. CTTE Building, UPLB, October 11, 2013.

·         Alessandro A. Manilay. Impact Assessment of Selected Projects under the S&T Anchor Program for Mango – Phase II. CTTE Building, UPLB, October 11, 2013.

·         Cesar B. Quicoy. An Assessment of the Informal International Trade of Selected Agricultural Commodities in the Philippines. CTTE Building, UPLB, October 11, 2013.

·         Dinah Pura T. Depositario. Trends in SEARCA’s Food Security Researches: Insights from a Meta-Analysis. CTTE Building, UPLB, October 11, 2013.

·         Anselma Manila. Impact Assessment of the Fishery School-on-the-Air. CTTE Building, UPLB, October 11, 2013.

·         Alicia R. Quicoy. Benchmarking and Value Chain Analysis of Organic Vegetables in Regions 3 and 4. CTTE Building, UPLB, October 11, 2013.

·         U-Primo Rodriguez. Biofuels and the Philippine Economy: Simulations from a Computable General Equilibrium Model. CTTE Building, UPLB, October 11, 2013.

Papers Presented at the Program Review of PCAARRD Projects

·         Normito R. Zapata,Jr. Impact Assessment of Rural Enterprise Development through Innovative Goat Production System Project in Nueva Ecija and Isabela.  Central Mindanao University.  October 21, 2013.

·         Maritess B. Panabang. Impact Assessment of the DOST-UNDP GAINEX Project on R & D Technology Commercialization Projects in Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources.  Central Mindanao University.  October 21, 2013.

·         Rodger M. Valientes,Yolanda T. Garcia and Zenaida M. Sumalde. Ex Ante Analysis for Industry Strategic Plan (ISP) for Crops, Livestock and Fishery Sector. PCAARRD Project Review, CMU, Maramag, Bukidnon, Oct, 21, 2013.

 Papers Presented at the 49TH PAEDA CONVENTION

·         Nohreen Ethel P. Manipol. Impact Assessment of the Rural Enterprise Development through Innovative Goat Production.  Central Mindanao University. October 23-24, 2013.

·         Maritess B. Panabang. Impact Assessment of the DOST-UNDP GAINEX Project on Seedstock Improvement of Kappaphycus, Eucheuma, and Gracilaria in Calatagan, Batangas. October 23-24, 2013.

·         Marilyn M. Elauria. Impact Assessment of Improved Disease Management. October 22-24, 2013.

·         Rodger M. Valientes, Yolanda T. Garcia, Zenaida M. Sumalde, and Jose V. Camacho, Jr. Ex-ante Analysis for Industry Strategic Plan (ISP) for Crops, Livestocks and Fishery Sector, CMU, Maramag, Bukidnon, Oct. 23-24, 2013

 Papers Presented at the 2013 National Conference on Cooperatives

·         Ma. Eden S. Piadozo, F.A. Lantican, I.M. Pabuayon, A.R. Quicoy and R.M. Valientes. 2013. Developing Markets for Organic Products: Consumers’ Awareness on Organic Agricultural Products and their Willingness to Pay. ICOPED, CEM, UPLB, November 7, 2013.

·         Rodger M. Valientes, Ma. E.S. Piadozo and A.R. Quicoy. Initiatives of Environmental Cooperatives in Promoting Sustainable Development: The Case of Organic Producer’s Cooperatives in Regions II and IV. ICOPED, CEM, UPLB, November 7, 2013.

·         Rufino S. Mananghaya. Cooperatives as Entrepreneurs in Green/Sustainable Computing. ICOPED, CEM, UPLB, November 7, 2013.

Papers Presented at the 5th International Conference on Agribusiness Economics and Management, Marco Polo Hotel, Davao City, November 27-28, 2013

·         D. P. T. Depositario, Mark Anthony C. Huang, Jose DV. Camacho and Amelia L. Bello. Owners and Non-Entrepreneurs in Los Baños, Laguna.

·         Erma Suzette D. Yap, Dinah Pura T. Depositario, Agnes T. Banzon, Jeanette Angeline B. Madamba and Reynaldo L. Tan. An Inquiry into the Dynamics and Outlook of Dried Fish Value Chains in Masbate, Philippines.

·         Arithia Vianca C. Violanta, Arlene C. Gutierrez, Jeanette Angeline B. Madamba and Jewel Joanna S. Cabardo. Fiber-Based handmade paper Enterprises in Laguna, Philippines: Strides Towards Industry Revival.

·         Dia Noelle F. Velasco, Jeanette Angeline B. Madamba, Loida E. Mojica and Jimmy B. Williams. Analyzing Disaggregated Coffee Supply Chains in Benguet, Philippines: A Step Towards Understanding Relational Ties.

·         Nimfa D. Montes and Gemma U. Reyes. Supply Chain Collaboration of Small Farmers’ Cooperatives with Agro-Processors and Food Service Enterprises: Opportunities, Challenges and Lessons

Papers Presented at the 2013 International Society for Southeast Asian Agricultural Sciences (ISSAAS) International Congress and General Meeting

·         Arlene C. Gutierrez, Anna Monica H. Esmes, Jeanette Angeline B. Madamba, Maritess B. Panabang. Unearthing Agri-Tourism Opportunities for the Buri Fiber-Based Handicraft Industry Cluster in Mauban, Quezon, Philippines.  2013 ISSAAS Conference. Acacia Hotel, Alabang. November 13, 2013.

·         Ease Steven B. Severo, Jewel Joanna S. Cabardo, Jeanette Angeline B. Madamba, Maritess B. Panabang. Yellow Corn Supply Chain Governance and Linkaging in Calabanga, Camarines Sur, Philippines: Strategizing for Sustainability.  2013 ISSAAS Conference. Acacia Hotel, Alabang. November 13, 2013

·         Vladimir D.Recidoro and Ma.E.S. Piadozo. Farmer-User’s Preferences for Organic Fertilizer, Benguet, Philippines 2012. 2013 ISSAAS Conference. Acacia Hotel, Alabang. November 13, 2013


Papers presented at the 3rd National Agribusiness Economics Conference with the theme “Enhancing the Performance of the Agribusiness Industry: Linking Research Findings to Users,” The Apo View Hotel, Davao City, July 13-14, 2011.

1.     Lyca Regina Antonio, Mar B. Cruz, Jeanette Angeline B. Madamba and Jimmy B. Williams. “Assessing the Performance of Key Players in the Citrus Value Chain: The Case of the Citrus Industry in Kasibu. Nueva Vizcaya”.

2.     Gelle Mae S. Francisco, Dinah Pura T. Depositario, Agnes T. Banzon and Jeanette Angeline B. Madamba. “Consumer Preference Study of Purple Yam (Ubi) Powder Brands: Its Implications for a UPLB-Developed Ubi Powder”.

3.     Ruth Abegaile B. Guzman, Jeanette Angeline B. Madamba, Agnes T. Banzon and Normito R. Zapata, Jr. “Socio-economic Profile and Experiences of Peanut Farmers in Enrile, Cagayan”.

4.     Rochelle E. Gayagay, Loida E. Mojica, Agnes T. Banzon and Jeanette Angeline B. Madamba. “Market Development Opportunities and Strategies for Kalinga Red Rice”.

5.     Jose V. Camacho Jr. “Philippine Basic Education Towards the Cultivation of a Culture of Entrepreneurship and Innovation”.

6.     Dinah Pura T. Depositario, Maritess B. Panabang, Normito R. Zapata, Jr., Nanette A. Aquino and Laida J. Abarquez. “Developing Agri-based Technopreneurs in the Academe: The Case of a PCIERD-DOST-funded Project in UPLB”.

7.     Rufino S. Mananghaya. “Researcher-Maintained Website for Research Dissemination: A Low-Cost Model for the Academe, Coops and Small Enterprises”.

8.     Michael V. Capiña, Ma. Tessa A. Llaguno, VernaLiz L. Capiña, Faustino Q. Arrienda II. “Status, Prospects, Strategic Options of Fiber Industry in Marinduque, Philippines”.


Dinah Pura T. Depositario, Nanette A. Aquino and Normito R. Zapata, Jr. “The Making of Entrepreneurs: Technopreneurship Initiatives  in the Department  of Agribusiness Management, CEM Foundation Week Lecture, Operations Rm., Abelardo Samonte Bldg., July 29, 2011.

Roberto F. Ranola, Jr. “Does Economic Growth Conflict with Environmental Health/” Lecture presented at workshop on “the Environmental Protection and Environmental Development of the Intensive Training Program for Short-term Course Students” of “Leadership Program on Sustainable Living with Environmental Risks (SLER),  February 21, 2011, Yokohama National University, Japan.

Roberto F. Ranola, Jr. “The Challenge of Addressing Household Food Insecurity” Lecture delivered for the Program on Leadership Study for Sustainable living with Environmental Risk (Lecture Series on Environmental Risk Management using the Interactive Media Education System at the Department of Ag. Economics, CEM and broadcasted to Japan, Malaysia, Indonesia, Madagascar, Thailand and Kenya), January 11, 2011.

Nimfa D. Montes. Developing a Business Plan; Marketing Strategies for Technology-based Business Start-ups; Human Resource Management for Technology-based Start-ups. Building Entrepreneurship and Enhancing the Employability among AFNR Graduates and Students through Short-term Courses (STCs) and Public-Private Partnership (PPP) Project, PCARRD-DOST-AFNR Program, Cavite State University, Indang, Cavite, January 15-February 24, 2011.

Jose V. Camacho, Jr. “Philippine Economics Education” ECONVERGENCE/Economics Teachers’ Convention. February 21, 2011. UPLB.

Amelia L. Bello. “Good News from the Economists” ECONVERGENCE/Economics Teachers’ Convention. February 21, 2011. UPLB.

Nanette A. Aquino. Competitor Analysis; Market Segments, Target Markets and Buying Behavior; Product Quality Improvement and Product Safety; Product Presentation – Branding, Packaging and Labeling. Market Study and Formulation of Marketing Strategies for Commercializable Agri-based Technologies/Products. 28-30 March 2011. Sam Arng Seminar Room, SEARCA.

Jose V. Camacho, Jr. "Projecting the Supply and Demand Situation of Agriculture, Forestry and Natural Resources (AFNR) Human Resources in the Philippines". DOST-PCARRD AFNR Integration and Sustainability Planning Workshop, C.B. Perez Rm., PCARRD, April 6, 2011.

Jose V. Camacho, Jr., Anna Floresca F. Abrina (presenter) and U-Prime E. Rodriguez, Jaimie Kim E. Bayani-Arias. Policy Research on the State and Future Supply and Demand for Agriculture, Forestry and Natural Resources (AFNR) Graduates in the Philippines: Projecting the Supply and Demand Situation of AFNR Human Resources. National Forum on the State and Future Supply of and Demand for Agriculture, Forestry and Natural Resources (AFNR) Graduates in the Philippines. 3 May 2011. C.P. Romulo Hall, NEDA-Makati Bldg., Makati City.

Jose V. Camacho, Jr., Normito R. Zapata, Dinah Pura T. Depositario and Nanatte A. Aquino. Integrating Entrepreneurship in Higher Education Curricula:  The Case of UPLB. National Technopreneurship Conference; E.O. Tan Hall, PCARRD, Los Baños, Laguna;  May 24, 2011.

Dinah Pura T. Depositario. Entrepreneurship as a Climate Change Adaptation and Poverty Reduction Strategy. 10th Southern Tagalog Cooperative Congress; Ynares Center, May 20, 2011.

Rañola, Roberto F., Jr.“Emerging Issues in Managing Environmental Risks for Sustainable Food and Health Security in Silang-Sta. Rosa Sub-Watershed, Laguna” Paper presented at the 12th Spring Conference of the Japan Society for International Development, June 4, 2011, JICA Research Institute, Tokyo, Japan.

Jose M. Yorobe, Jr. “Status of Socio-Economic Assessments and Implications on Biosafety Policies in the Philippines” paper presented at the 15th Conference on Bioeconomy, ICABR, Frascati, Italy, June 26-29, 2011.

8th Annual Conference and Research Symposium of the International Academy for Global and Trade (IAGBT), University of International Business and Economics, Beijing, China, July 2, 2011.

Jeanette Angeline B. Madamba, Normito R. Zapata, Jr. and Dinah Pura T. Depositario. “An Assessment of the Sustainability Initiatives of a Philippine Conglomerate.”

Earl Joanne S. Santos, Paul Joseph B. Ramirez and Nino Alejandro Q. Manalo. “Managing Common Property Resources Through Ancestral Domains: The Case of Philippine Indigenous Fisheries.”

Paul Joseph B. Ramirez and Nino Alejandro Q. Manalo. “Sustainability Issues on Juvenile Fishing in the Philippines.”

Dinah Pura T Depositario and Jenkin P. Marbella. “Sustainability Factors Among Enterprises Utilizing a University-Developed Technology: The Case of Bio-N (Microbial-Based Fertilizer) Mixing Plants in Luzon, Philippines.”

Agnes T. Banzon. “Sustainable Competitive Advantage: The Relationships Between Key Managerial Components and Export Performance.”

Rodger M. Valientes. “Exploiting Demographic Dividends Through Sustainable Savings and Investments: Is the Philippines Ready?”

Loida E. Mojica and Jeanette Angeline B. Madamba. “Strategic Sourcing Patterns of  Philippine Agribusiness and Multinational”

Ma. Cielo Gurrobat, Jose V. Camacho, Jr., Joyce M. Luis. “An Analysis of the Effect of Human Capital Investment on Labor Productivity: The Case of Rice-Producing Households in Cagayan, Philippines” 10th Japan Economic Policy Association (JEPA) International Conference with the theme "Growth and Innovation: Industrial Structure and Institution in Economic Development" Kwansei Gakuin University, Hyogo, Japan. 19-20 Nov.2011.

Sairah Mae R. Saipudin, Jose V. Camacho, Jr., Pilipinas M. Luis “Assessment of the Economic Literacy of UPRHS Students”, 49th Annual Meeting and Conference of the Philippine Economic Society with the theme “Shifting to High Gear for Investment-Led Growth. Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas, Manila. November 11, 2011.

Papers presented at the 48th Philippine Agricultural Economics and Development Association (PAEDA) Biennial Convention. “The Challenges of Enhancing the Competitiveness of Philippine Agriculture,”  MMSU, Batac City, Ilocos Norte. October 20-21, 2011:

1.     Roxane Karen O. Chua, Jeanette Angeline B. Madamba, Loida E. Mojica and Reynaldo L. Tan. “An Examination of the Fruit Distribution Chain of Oriental Mindoro: A Farmer-Trader’s Perspective”

2.     Visitacion Fangayen, Victoria R. Guieb, Agnes T. Banzon and Jeanette Angeline B. Madamba. “Sustainability and Competitiveness Issues: The Case of the Sabutan Enterprise Cluster in Baler and San Luis, Aurora”

3.     Ron Mark P. Segoyo, Jimmy B. Williams, Jewel Joanna S. Cabardo and Normito R. Zapata, Jr. “Assessing the Micro-credit Mechanism for Public Market Retailers in Biñan City, Laguna: Do Competitiveness Gaps Remain?”

4.     Arlene C. Gutierrez, Jimmy B. Williams, Nanette A. Aquino and Jewel Joanna S. Cabardo. “Empowering Agricultural Producers and Traders through the Establishment of an Agribusiness (Bagsakan) Center in Calamba City, Laguna”

5.     Lovalyn A. Lagata, Normito R. Zapata, Jr.,Dinah Pura T. Depositario, Reynaldo L. Tan and Nanette C. Abelilla-Aquino. “Academe-LGU Partnership Towards Sustained Nutrition Development: The Case of Kalinga Nutrition Livelihood Project”

6.     Nimfa D. Montes. “Supply Chain Collaboration and Integration of Small-Scale Farmers with Agro-Processors and Consumer Food Service Enterprises: Opportunities, Challenges and Lessons Learned”

7.     Dinah Pura T. Depositario and Nelissa V. Jamora.  “The Impact of Fulbright-Philippine Agriculture Scholarship Program:  An Assessment”

8.     Zeynna E. Balangue and Ma. Eden S. Piadozo.”Comparative and Competitive Advantage of Rice Production in the Philippines, 2000-2008”

9.     Corazon L. Rapera. “Trends in the Production of Major Food Crops in the Philippines”

10.  Alicia R. Quicoy and Jesusita O. Coladilla. “Assessment of the Vulnerability of Cavite City Coastal Resources to Projected Sea-Level Rise”

11.  Marilyn P. Elauria, Alessandro A. Manilay, Girlie Nora A. Abrigo, Teodoro R. Villanueva, Clarita T. Dagaas, and Russell M. Manuba. “Impact Assessment of the Establishment of a Seasoning Schedule for Gmelina Project”

12.  Isabelita M. Pabuayon. “Microfinance NGOs in the Philippines: Status, Performance and Policy Issues”

13.  Prudenciano U. Gordoncillo. “Double Difference Approach to Impact Evaluation: The Case of the Effects of Agrarian Reform on Poverty in the Philippines”

14.  Rodger M. Valientes. “Gender Wage-Gap Decomposition in Agriculture-Based Employment in the Philippines”

15.  Flordeliza A. Lantican, Karen P. Ouilloy and  Mercedita A. Sombilla.  “Estimating the Demand Elasticities of Rice in the Philippines”


Flordeliza A. Lantican and Bates M. Bathan.  Analysis of TFP Growth in the Philippine High Value Fruit Crops Subsector: Mango and Banana. PGPA National Forum on Scenarios and Options for Productivity Growth. DA-BAR, Quezon City. 25 November 2009.

U-P. Rodriguez and L.S. Cabanilla; Agricultural Commodities as Biofuels Feedstock: Impacts on Philippine Agriculture, Food Security, Income Distribution and Pollution Emissions. Renewable Energy Options: The Reality in the Philippines. AIM Makati, 7 Dec. 2009.

Elauria, Marilyn M. Assessment of the Establishment of Satellite Makapuno Tissue Culture Laboratories for Mass Propagation of Makapuno Seedlings. Regional Forum on Renewed Perspective for the Makapuno Industry, held at Harana Pavilion, Splash Mountain Resort, Los Baños, Laguna on November 26, 2009.

Rañola Roberto F., Jr. Socio-economic Challenges in  Managing Environmental Risks and Basic Information on Selected Study Sites. International Workshop on Managing Environmental Risks for Sustainable Food and Health in Watershed Planning in Lake Laguna Region, Feb 2, 2010.National Research Institute for Humanity and Nature.Kyoto City, Japan.

Isabelita M. Pabuayon. Food and Nutrition Policy. Training Course on “Food and Nutrition Program Planning and Management”, February 22, 2010.Institute of Human Nutrition and Food, College of Human Ecology, UPLB.

Mojica Ruel M. and Marilyn M. Elauria. Development, Optimization and Socio-economic Evaluation of a Micro-controlled Coffee Roasting Machine. PCIERD 8TH Regional and National S & T Fora and Competitions (Luzon Cluster, finalist), DOST, Bicutan, February 25, 2010.

Zenaida M. Sumalde. Implementation and Financing of Solid Waste Management Program of Selected LGUs in the Philippines. International Conference on Environmental Pollution, Restoration and Management held on March 3 -5, 2010. Equatorial Hotel, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

9th International Society of Southeast Asian Agricultural Sciences (ISSAAS) Philippine National Convention. Trace College, Los Banos, Laguna. Nov. 5-6, 2009.

1.     Yolanda T. Garcia. Price Dynamics in Major  Markets of Aquaculture Species in the Philippines.

2.     Flordeliza A. Lantican and Bates M. Bathan. Factors Affecting Yield Performance of Mango Farms in Batangas.

3.     Bates M. Bathan and Flordeliza A. Lantican. Factors Affecting Yield Performance of Banana Farms in Oriental Mindoro.

4.     Isabelita M. Pabuayon. The Muscovado Sugar Consumer Market: Implications for Policy and Market Development.

5.     Reynaldo L. Tan (Paper Presenter), Yolanda T. Garcia, Marjorie-Ann L. Dator, Isabel Mildred A. Tan and Diemuth E. Pemsl; Technical Efficiency of Genetically Improved Farmed Tilapia Cage Culture Operations in the Lakes of Laguna and Batangas, Philippines.


4th International Conference of the Asian Academy of Applied Business.“Managing Asian Business Corporations in the 21st Century” AIM Conference Center, Makati, Philippines, Dec. 17-18, 2009.

1.     Agnes T. Banzon. The relationships between the firm’s internal and external environment and export marketing strategy of LDC firms.

2.     Dinah Pura T. Depositario (paper presenter), Haroun C. Alcanzare, Jeanette Angeline B. Madamba  and  Reynaldo L. Tan, “The Downward Stretch Marketing Strategy of the Leading Player in the
Philippine Fast Food Industry: Issues and Directions”.

3.     Reynaldo L. Tan (Paper Presenter), Yolanda T. Garcia, Marjorie-Ann L. Dator, Isabel Mildred A. Tan and Diemuth E. Pemsl. Productivity Enhancement Via Technical Efficiency Improvement in Tilapia
Culture Management.


ISSAAS International Congress. Nong Nooch Tropical Botanical Garden and Resort, Pattaya, Thailand,  January 11-15 2010:  (1) Tan, Maria Francesca O., Fe M. Rañola and Roberto F. Rañola, Jr. Vulnerability and Resilience of Watershed Communities Under Conditions of Risks Associated with their Farming Systems;  (2) Rañola Roberto F., Jr. and Michael A. Cuesta. Nature of Risks and Efficacy of Risk Adaptation Measures of Farming Communities in Selected Community-based Watershed Projects in the Philippines.

National Conference on Economic Education/Economics Teachers’Conference (NCEE/ETC). 21-22 Feb.2010. CEM. UPLB.

1.     Zenaida M. Sumalde. Integrating Environmental Concerns and Climate Change in Economic Education.

2.     Bello, Amelia L. and J. V. Camacho. How UPLB Students Understand Basic Economics Concepts: An Analysis of the Results of TUCE.

3.     Dinah Pura T. Depositario. Fostering Entrepreneurship among High School and College Students.

4.     Isabelita M. Pabuayon. Teaching Agricultural Economics: Focus on Agricultural Policy.

5.     Nino Alejandro Q. Manalo, Jose V. Camacho Jr and Amelia L. Bello. The RGEP ECON 10 Course -What a Journey!

6.     Julieta P. De los Reyes. Teaching Research Methods in Agricultural Economics.

7.     Teresita Ragudo. Enhancing National Development through Financial Literacy.


Economy and Environment Program in Southeast Asia (EEPSEA)  Impact Conference. Feb. 26-27, 2010. Intercontinental Hotel, Hanoi, Vietnam

1.     Ma. Angeles O. Catelo: (a) ‘EEPSEA Trainee Turned Researcher, and Now, “The Pigs Lady”; (b) Pollution and Environmental Econ Research in Southeast Asia.

2.     Zenaida M. Sumalde: (a) IMPACT of an EEPSEA Research on Aquaculture Operation in the Philippines; (b) Helping the LGUs Manage Solid Waste; (c) Harmonizing Environmental and Economic Concerns: Synergy Between EEPSEA and REAP.


Montes, N. D. and W. F. Montes. Building Entrepreneurship and Enhancing the Employability among AFNR Graduates and Students through Short-term Courses (STCs) and Public-Private Partnership (PPP) Project, CvSU, Indang, Cavite, March 11, 2010.; Planning and Organizing a Small Business; Marketing Goods and Services; Managing Financial Aspects of the Small Business; Entrepreneurship and Small Business in the Philippine Economy; Doing Business in the Philippines: The Environment of Small Business; Identifying Market Opportunities and How Best to Take Advantage of Them.

Prof. U-Primo E. Rodriguez, International Conf. on Applied Energy, Singapore, April 20-24, 2010.

Prof. Rodger M. Valientes; Prof. Jose V. Camacho Jr., Gender/Women Studies Association of the Philippines National Conference, UP Visayas, Iloilo City, 8-10 April 2010.

Dr. Jose V. Camacho Jr., University of Mindanao Public Lecture on Political Economy, 65th Foundation Day; Economic Education Seminar, 14-15 May 2010, Davao City.

Dinah Pura T. Depositario, Nanette A. Aquino, Maritess B. Panabang and Wilma A. Hurtada. Developing a Community-  and S & T-based  Small Scale  Business Enterprise for  Nutrition.

Improvement:  The PAWIS  Experience. Nov. 26, 2010. 5th National Conference in Human Ecology. SEARCA, Philippines.

Papers presented at the International Society for Southeast Asian Agricultural Sciences (ISSAAS) International Congress 2010, Inna Grand Balibeach Hotel, Bali Island, Indonesia, 14-18 November 2010:

  • Flordeliza A. Lantican.  Supply Chain of High Value Vegetables in the Philippines.
  • Julieta A. delos Reyes.   Assessment of the Effects of Regulating the Use of Plastic Bags as Packaging Material in Commercial Establishments in Los Baños, Laguna, Philippines.
  • Roberto F. Rañola, Jr.  Adaptation of Farming Communities to Climate Change and Climate-Related Hazards.


Papers presented at the 48th Annual Meeting, Philippine Economic Society (PES), Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP), Manila, Philippines. 12 Nov. 2010:

  • Anna F. Abrina, Jaimee Kim B. Arias, Jose V. Camacho, Jr., U-Prime E. Rodriguez.  Is it Worth Investing Further in AFNR Programs? Simulations from a Supply and Demand Model.
  • Agham C. Cuevas.  An Assessment of the Influence of Transaction Costs in the Adoption of Technology and Recommended Farm Practices in Rice.
  • Jose V. Camacho, Jr.  The Philippine Economic Education Society: Some Challenges and Prospects.
  • Yolanda T. Garcia, Reynaldo L. Tan, Zenaida M. Sumalde and Mary Joyce Ann T. Dator.  Sources of Productivity Growth in Pond-Based and Lake-Based Tilapia Aquaculture.
  • Jose V. Camacho, Jr., Amelia L. Bello and Vladimir Lopez.  An Analysis of the High School Economic Literacy Test.


Papers Presented at the UPLB-CEM, SEARCA, PCARRD Symposium on “Facing the Challenges: Agenda for Action for the Philippine Agricultural Sector”, BSWM Auditorium, Quezon City, 5 Nov. 2010:

  • Corazon T. Aragon, Antonio Jesus A. Quilloy, Gideon P. Carnaje and Artemio M. Salazar .  Policy Issues and Directions for Increasing Agricultural Productivity.
  • Prudenciano U. Gordoncillo and Cesar B. Quicoy. Philippine Agrarian Reform Program:  Recent Experiences and Policy Directions.
  • Amelia L. Bello, . Nino Alejandro Q. Manalo and Angelina R. Bustos.  Policy Issues and Directions for Addressing Rural Poverty  and Malnutrition.
  • Corazon T. Rapera, Teodoro C. Mendoza, and Zenaida M. Sumalde.  Climate Change and Sustainable Agricultural Development in the Philippines:  Policy Issues and Strategies.
  • Liborio S. Cabanilla and Ricardo Barcelona.  Agriculture Biomass as Alternative Energy Source: Towards a  Philippine Policy Agenda.
  • Ma. Eden S. Piadozo, Tirso B. Paris, Jr. and Paul Joseph  B. Ramirez.  Trade Policy Reforms in Agriculture.
  • Yolanda T. Garcia and U-Primo E. Rodriguez.  Trade Reforms and Policies: Effects on Philippine Fisheries.
  • Eulogio T. Castillo, Isabelita M. Pabuayon and Severino I. Medina. Policy Issues and Directions for Strengthening Rural Institutions in the Philippines.
  • Nimfa D. Montes, Dinah Pura T. Depositario and Nanette B. Aquino.  Strategic Issues and Policy Directions for Strengthening Agribusiness Entrepreneurship in the Philippines.
  • Flordeliza A. Lantican, Arnold R. Elepano and Karen P. Quilloy.  Policy Issues and Directions for Improving the Supply Chain of Grains.
  • Flordeliza A. Lantican and Elda B. Esguerra. Policy Issues and Directions for Improving the Supply Chain of High Value Fruits and Vegetables.
  • Julieta A. Delos Reyes, Alicia R. Quicoy and Laida J. Abarquez. Policy Issues and Directions for Effective Utilization of the Logistics System and Agricultural Market Facilities in the Philippines.
  • Corazon T. Aragon. Policy Issues and Directions for Sustaining the Operation of the Agriculture and Fisheries Market Information Service.
  • Yolanda T. Garcia, Flordeliza A. Lantican (with Ma. E. T. Garcia). Price Dynamics and Infrastructure Development:  The Case of Roundscad and Tilapia in the Philippines. Oct. 4 - 5, 2010. 11th National Statistics Convention, EDSA Shangrila Hotel, Pfilippines.
  • Jose V. Camacho, Jr. AFNR Human Resource Development in the Philippines. Sept. 27, 2010. Center for Southeast Asian Studies, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan.
  • Amelia L. Bello. Good News for the Modern Economist . Sept 25-26, 2010. Japan Society for Economics Education Conference, Kyoto, Japan.
  • Jose V. Camacho, Jr. An Analysis of the Public High School Economics Education in the Philippines. Sept.25-26, 2010. Japan Society for Economics Education Conference, Kyoto, Japan.


Papers presented at the 7th Annual Conference and Research Symposium, International Academy for Global Business and Trade, Asia University, Tokyo, Japan. Aug. 6 - 7, 2010:

  • Jeanette Angeline B. Madamba.  Internationalization of Business Education in the Philippines: Status, Challenges and Directions.
  • Dinah Pura T. Depositario, Loida E. Mojica, Normito R. Zapata, Jr. (with Ailene M. Florece).  Exploring the Market Opportunities for a Philippine Biotechnology Product: The Case of a Coconut-Based Plant Growth Regulator.
  • Loida E. Mojica, Jeanette Angeline B. Madamba (with  Rodolfo R. Sabado, Jr.).  Decision Factors for Organic Vegetable Farming in Luzon, Philippines.
  • Agnes T. Banzon.  The Relationships Between the Firms Internal and External Environment and Export Marketing Strategy of LDC Firms.
  • Dinah Pura T. Depositario, Reynaldo L. Tan, Normito R. Zapata, Jr. (with Len Augusto V. Valera).  Climate Change and Philippine Agribusiness: The Case of a Sweet Corn-Producing Company.
  • Anna Floresca F. Abrina (with Christine Abigail M. Dictado).  Factors Affecting the Real Exchange Rate in the Philippines.
  • Paul Joseph B. Ramirez.   Remittances, Consumption, Savings and Investment in the Philippines, 1986-2006.
  • Jose V. Camacho, Jr.  University-Industry Collaboration as Driver of Innovation in the Philippines: Lessons from Japan and Korea.


Jose V. Camacho, Jr. Japanese Official Development Assistance in the Philippines (ODA) Under A New Government. Asian Political and International Science Association (APISA), Yuchenco Center, Japan Foundation International Conference on Japanese Studies. Mandarin Hotel, Makati City. 9 August. 2010.

Zenaida M. Sumalde, Ma. Victoria O. Espaldon, Jaimee Kim Bayani and Lynie, B. Dimasuay. Adaptation Strategies and Cost of Adaptation to Extreme Weather Event:  Comparison Between Assisted and Non-Assisted Households. August 25 - 27, 2010. Asian Symposium on Disaster Impact and Its Assessment in Asia. Park View Hotel, Hue City, Vietnam.

Yolanda T. Garcia (with Arnulfo G. Garcia and Marlar Oo), June 3, 2010.  Seminar on “Transformations in the Lowland Rice-Based Ecosystems in Nyaungdon Township: Implications on Farmers Productivity and Income”, Department of Agricultural Research (DAR) Ministry of Agriculture and Irrigation, Myanmar.

Yolanda T. Garcia, June 21-22, 2010. 9th Asia Pacific Agriculture Policy Forum, Panel discussant for the session on “Biofuel Development, Food Prices and Food Security”, Seoul Olympic Parktel, Seoul, Korea.

Profs. Gideon P. Carnaje and Anna Floresca F. Abrina,  Department of Economics, A Symposium on the Changing Role of the Applied Social Sciences in Agriculture and Community Development, SEARCA/CPAF, College, Laguna, January 29-30, 2008.

Prof. Amelia L. Bello, Department of Economics, JPEPA in Focus: Prospects and Challenges for the Philippines, University of San Carlos, Cebu City, February 18, 2008.

Profs. Jose DV. Camacho, Jr., Amelia L. Bello, Rodger M. Valientes, 2nd Asian Regional Conference and 7th Gender/Women Studies Association of the Philippines National Conference, Miriam College, Manila, March 26, 2008.

Prof. Jose DV. Camacho, Jr., University-Industry Collaboration, National Conference on Entrepreneurship and Innovation, AIM, February 22, 2008.

Prof. Rodger M. Valientes, Department of Economics, Implications of Occupational Segregation in the Philippine Labor Market”, 8th ASEAN Inter-University Conference in Social Development, Century park Hotel, May 28-31, 2008.

Dr. Jose DV Camacho, Jr., Department of Economics, “The Role of University Institutions in Skills Formation”, 8th ASEAN Inter-University Conference in Social Development, Century Park Hotel, May 28-31, 2008.

Dr. Jose DV Camacho, Jr. and Prof. Gideon P. Carnaje, Department of Economics, “Exploring the Economics in the Study of Nature”, 8th Annual Scientific Conference PSSN, MMSU, Ilocos Norte, May 5-10, 2008.

Prof. Corazon T. Aragon, Prof. Julieta A. delos Reyes, Prof. Flordeliza A. Lantican, Prof. Isabelita M. Pabuayon, Prof. Ma. Eden S. Piadozo, Prof. Roberto F. Rañola, Jr.,  Department of Agricultural Economics, ISAAS Philippine National Convention, Baguio City,  November 23-25, 2008.

Prof. Liborio S. Cabanilla, Department of Economics,  “Emerging Issues on the Biofuels Program in Philippine Agriculture”, Food Crisis and the World Trading System, Switzerland, September 26-27, 2008.

Prof. U-Primo E. Rodriguez, Department of Economics, “Health-Related Economic Benefits of Improved Sanitation: Results from a Four-Country Study”, World Toilet Summit and Expo, Macau, November 4-6, 2008.

Prof. U-Primo E. Rodriguez, Department of Economics, “A Free Trade Area of the Asia-Pacific: Implications for the Philippine Agricultural and Food Sectors”, 6th Asian Society of Agricultural Economics/PAEDA Conference, Manila, August 28-30, 2008.

Prof. Ma. Angeles O. Catelo, Department of Economics, “A Case Study of a Market-Linking for Rural Smallholder Pig Producers: Some Insights from the Philippines”, 13th Animal Science Congress of the Asian-Australian Association of Animal Production Societies, Vietnam, September 22-26, 2008.

Prof. Zenaida M. Sumalde, Department of Economics, “Potential of Rice Biofortification to Address Micronutrient Deficiencies in the Philippines”, 6th Asian Society of Agricultural Economics/PAEDA Conference, Manila, August 28-30, 2008.

Prof. Liborio S. Cabanilla and Prof. U-Primo E. Rodriguez, Department of Economics, “Promoting Bio-Fuels in the Philippines: Implications on Agriculture and Food Security”, 46th Philippine Economics Society Conference, Manila, November 14, 2008.

Prof. Yolanda T. Garcia, Department of Economics, “Price Dynamics and Market Integration of Major Aquaculture Species in the Philippines”, 46th Philippine Economics Society Conference, Manila, November 14, 2008.

Prof. Jose V. Camacho, Jr.,  Department of Economics, “Imparting the ‘Economic-Way’ of Thinking”: An Analysis of Public High School Teachers’ Economic Education”, 46th Philippine Economics Society Conference, Manila, November 14, 2008.

Prof. Reynaldo L. Tan, Department of Agribusiness Management, Prof. Yolanda T. Garcia, Department of Economics and Ms. Isabel Mildred Tan, “Technical Efficiency and Profitability of Tilapia and Milkfish Growout Cage Operations in Taal Lake, Talisay, Batangas, Philippines” (Second Place – Socio-Economics Research Category) , 20th National Research Symposium”, Quezon City, October 2, 2008.

Prof. Reynaldo L. Tan, Department of Agribusiness Management, “Economic Impacts of ‘Zero Fishpen Policy’ in Laguna de Bay”, The 2008 Annual Conference of the Philippine Association of the Japanese Government Scholars, Quezon City, September 26-27, 2008.

Prof. Dinah Pura T. Depositario, Department of Agribusiness Management, “Effects of Information on Consumers’ Willingness to Pay for Golden Rice”, 11th International Convention of the East Asian Economic Association, Metro Manila, November 16, 2008.

Prof. Dinah Pura T. Depositario, Department of Agribusiness Management, “Feasibility Study for UPLB TBI”, International Conference on Promoting Innovation and Entrepreneurship Effectively through Business Incubation, Bangkok, July 27-29, 2008.

Prof. Dinah Pura T. Depositario, Department of Agribusiness Management, Estimating Consumer Demand and Effects on Willingness to Pay for Golden Rice Using Open-Ended Choice Experiments”, 6th Asian Society of Agricultural Economics/PAEDA Conference, Manila, August 28-30, 2008.

 

Publications
Book
1.Cooperative Enterprises: Key to Sustainable Economic and Social Progress (Commemorative Book). Editors: Isabelita M. Pabuayon, Zenaida M. Sumalde and Laida J. Abarquez. July 2013.

2. Agricultural Policy: Perspectives from the Philippines and Other Developing Countries. Isabelita M. Pabuayon, Salvador P. Catelo, Agnes C. Rola and Tirso B. Paris Jr. 2013. UP Press, Diliman, Quezon City.

Journal
Arvin B. Vista and R. S. Rosenberger.  (Forthcoming) Addressing Dependency      in the Sportfishing Valuation Literature:  Implications for Meta-Regression Analysis and Benefit Transfer.  Ecological Economics Impact Factor: 2.885

Prudenciano U. Gordoncillo, Cesar B. Quicoy and Julieta A. Delos Reyes and Arvin B. Vista. 2013.  An Assessment of Smuggling of Selected Agricultural Commodities in the Philippines.  Journal of ISSAAS. Vol. 19, No. 1.  Pp.8-23.

J. A. B. Madamba, M. K. T. Helera, J. B. Williams, N. R. Zapata, Jr.The Asian Organic Fertilizer Industry:  What are the Prospects for the Philippines?  The Journal of International Trade and Commerce, Vol. 9 No. 2, August 2013.

Chapter in a Book

Ma. Eden S. Piadozo, Rodger M. Valientes, Anselma C. Manila, Alicia R.Quicoy, Laida J. Abarquez, Arminga B.Peria, Paul Kenneth B. Maghirang, Isabelita M. Pabuayon and Flordeliza A.Lantican. 2013. The Role of Cooperatives and Farmer’s Associations in Sustainable Agriculture: The Case of Gratia Plena and Kooperatibang Likas ng Nueva Ecija in Cooperative Enterprises: Key to Sustainable Economic and Social Progress (I.M.Pabuayon et al, eds). ICOPED, CEM, UPLB.

Ma. Eden S. Piadozo, Rodger M. Valientes, Anselma C. Manila, Alicia R.Quicoy, Laida J. Abarquez, Arminga B.Peria, Paul Kenneth B. Maghirang, Isabelita M. Pabuayon and Flordeliza A.Lantican. 2013. Cooperatives for Environmental Sustainability: An Inquiry into the Actions of Organic Producer Cooperatives in Select Provinces in the Philippines in Cooperative Enterprises: Key to Sustainable Economic and Social Progress (I.M.Pabuayon et al, eds). ICOPED, CEM, UPLB.

Jeanette Angeline B. Madamba & Nimfa D. Montes.  Cooperative Enterprises: Key to Sustainable Economic and Social Progress. Chapters:  A Review of Alliances and Cooperative Business Models in Contemporary Cooperativism: Strategic Implications for Sustaining Cooperative Enterprises.

Jhoanna V. Alcalde, N.A.Q. Manalo, R.M. Valientes, J.V. Camacho and A.C. Cuevas. PJEPA: Strengthening the Foundation for Regional Cooperation and Economic Integration. PID-PASCN. September 2013.

Monograph

Flordeliza  A. Lantican, Bates M. Bathan, M.A. Lantican, D.L. Monis and K. Lapitan. Productivity Growth on Philippine Agriculture: Total Factor Productivity Growth in the Philippine Mango and Banana Sub-sectors. SEARCA, DA-BAR, Phil-Rice. 2013.

In Proceedings

Agnes T. Banzon, L. E. Mojica and A.A. Cielo. Adoption of Good Agricultural Practices (GAP): How does the Philippines Fare? The Journal of Interdisciplinary Networks Volume 2 (Special Issue) Number 1, January-June 2013. Pp. 2-8. Published by the Graduate School, Maejo University.

Ma. Angeles O. Catelo. Public-Private Partnership in Agro-Food Sector Towards Food Security and Green-Growth: Issue for the Philippine Livestock Sector. Korea FAO Association and Global Agriculture Policy Institute. August 2013.

   

Trainings, Workshops, Conferences, Symposia Organized; Resource Persons Invited

 

Name of Faculty/Staff (Role)

Title of Conference, Venue, and Date

Glenn N. Baticados and Nanette A. Aquino (Speakers)

UP Junior Executive Society (UPJES) TungGalingan 2013: A Multi-competition Leadership Camp with the theme “Harnessing the Youth’s Unconventional Leadership Potential Towards Innovative Competence”. Royal Palm Resort, Puypuy, Bay, Laguna. December 1, 2013.

Nohreen Ethel P. Manipol, Maritess B. Panabang and Arlene C. Gutierrez (Judges, Creative Product Making)

UP Junior Executive Society (UPJES) TungGalingan 2013: A Multi-competition Leadership Camp. Royal Palm Resort, Puypuy, Bay, Laguna. November 30, 2013.

Corazon L. Rapera (Session Moderator)

National Symposium on Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Adaptation, Traders’ Hotel, Manila, November 26-28, 2013.

Isabelita M. Pabuayon and Cesar B. Quicoy (Evaluators)

Review of PhilMech Research Proposals. AMTEC, UPLB. November 25, 2013.

CEM and CDC (Coordinators)

Doing Business in Free Trade Areas: Overview on the ASEAN Economic Community and Philippine Free Trade Agreements (FTAs) Information Session, CEM Function Hall, CEM, UPLB. November 18, 2013.

Ma. Eden S. Piadozo (Participant, Chair, Technical Session Committee and Session Chair)

2013 ISSAAS International Congress and General Meeting, Acacia Hotel Manila, Alabang Metro Manila, November 11-15, 2013

Jeanette Angeline B. Madamba and Cesar B. Quicoy (Participants and Session Chairs)

ISSAAS International Congress and General Meeting. Acacia Hotel Manila, Alabang , Metro Manila, November 12-14, 2013.

Arlene C. Gutierrez (Participant and Assistant Session Chair) 

 

ISSAAS International Congress and General Meeting. Acacia Hotel Manila, Alabang , Metro Manila, November 12-14, 2013.

Institute of Cooperatives and Bio-Enterprise Development (Organizer)

2013 National Conference on Cooperatives, ICOPED Auditorium, CEM, UPLB. November 7, 2013.

Nohreen Ethel P. Manipol, Gemma U. Reyes, Jewel Joanna S. Cabardo, Hanna D. Miranda, Arlene C. Gutierrez, Maritess B. Panabang, Marilyn M. Elauria, and Charis Mae A. Tolentino (Session Chair, Rapporteur)

2013 National Conference on Cooperatives, ICOPED Auditorium, CEM, UPLB. November 7, 2013.

Jeanette Angeline B. Madamba (Participant, Adviser and Head of Party of UPLB Group)

4th PPM Business Case Competition.  Jakarta, Indonesia. October 31, 2013

Salvador P. Catelo (Advisor and Resource Person)

5th Comprehensive International Education Program of Tokyo University of Agriculture (TUA), Tokyo, Japan, October 12-22, 2013.

Agnes T. Banzon & Faustino Q. Arrienda II, Members, National Judging Panel

Productivity Olympics (Agribusiness and Industry Sectors) Bayview Park Hotel Manila, October 9, 2013.

Maritess  B. Panabang (Resource Person)

Concept, Nature and Application of Management Science.  Math Building. September 9, 2013.

Jeanette Angeline B. Madamba (Coordinator and Resource Person); Loida E. Mojica (Co-coordinator and Resource Person); Normito . R. Zapata Jr. , Nohreen  E. Manipol, Hannah D. Miranda (Resource Persons)

Training Course on Enhancing Global Business through Cross Cultural Communication.  DAME. September 8-20, 2013.

 

Glenn N. Baticados (Speaker)

 

Training Workshop on Sustainable Small and Medium-Scale Bamboo Enterprises for the Green Economy.  C. B. Perez Hall, PCAARRD, Los Baños, Laguna.  August 26-30.

Prudenciano U. Gordoncillo (Resource Person)

Seminar on Qualitative and Quantitative Methods of Social Research. USP, Mintal, Davao Oriental. August 23, 2013.

Prudenciano U. Gordoncillo (Resource Person)

Seminar on Effectiveness of the Anti Smuggling Policies on Selected Agricultural Commodities, CPAf, UPLB. August 8, 2013.

Reynaldo L. Tan and Loida E. Mojica (Coordinators)

International Bio-Business Practice of 18 Tokyo University of Agriculture students, DAME, CEM, UPLB, August 7-21, 2013.

Zenaida Sumalde, Rufino  Mananghaya, Karen Quilloy, Arminga Peria, and Alicia Quicoy

(Co-sponsor/Participants)

Review of the Philippine Cooperative Development Authority Medium-Term Cooperative Development Plan (2011-2016), ICOPED Auditorium, ICOPED, CEM, UPLB, August 6, 2013

Zenaida M. Sumalde and Isabelita M. Pabuayon (Participants)

 

Meeting of Heads of Cooperative Training Institutions  in Asia, Co-Operative College of Malaysia, Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia, September 10-13, 2013

Rufino S. Mananghaya, Alicia R. Quicoy, and Laida J. Abarquez (Participants)

Coop Leaders Forum in Celebration of the Cooperative Month, Sta. Cruz, Laguna

October 23, 2013

Anselma Manila and Arminga Peria (Participant/TWG member)

Training –Workshop on the Training of Trainers for CDA Accredited Training Service Providers, UP Diliman, Quezon City

October 22-25, 2013

Rodger M. Valientes and Karen P. Quilloy. Malaysian Technical Cooperation Programme (MTCP) on Certificate in Co-operative Poverty reduction. Cooperative College of Malaysia, November 22-December 5, 2013.

Harvey Baldovino, Anna Floresca F. Firmalino,Normito R. Zapata, Jr. and Bates M. Bathan. BSP-UP Professorial lectures. 5th Floor Executive Business center, BSP Complex, Manila. November 29, 2013.

Isabelita M. Pabuayon, Liborio S. Cabanilla, Jimmy B. Williams, Anna Floresca F. Firmalino, Nanette A. Aquino and Elizabeth Supangco. CEM Alumni Foundation (CEMAFI) Planning Workshop. DAME, CEM, UPLB. November 27, 2013.

Isabelita M. Pabuayon, Agham C. Cuevas, Nanette A. Aquino and Gemma U. Reyes. First Annual Emerging Interdisciplinary Research (EIDR) Symposium. Operations Room, Abelardo Samonte Hall, UPLB. November 26, 2013.

Anselma C. Manila and Fabiana Viviana Mejia. GSIS Pre-Retirement Seminar. ICOPED Auditorium, UPLB. November 26, 2013.

 Amelia L. Bello and Rodger M. Valientes. UPLB Gender Center Strategic Planning. Caliraya, Cavinti, Laguna. November 21-23, 2013.

Cesar B. Quicoy. Planning Workshop on Corn and Cassava Sub-sectors. Alfonso, Cavite, November 20-22, 2013.

Anselma C. Manila and Arminga B. Peria. Reaching Out to Policy Makers Through Strategic Communication. CPAf, UPLB. November 20, 2013.

Rowena A. Dorado. Seminar on College Teaching, UPLB, November 2013.

Gemma U. Reyes with 7 CEM students. Youth Entrepreneurship Summit. SMX Convention Center, Pasay City. November 19, 2013.

Nanette A. Aquino. Participant. International Society for Southeast Asian Agricultural Sciences (ISSAAS) 2013 International Congress and Meeting.  Acacia Hotel, Alabang, Muntinlupa City.  November 12-14, 2013.

Laida J. Abarquez. First National REPS Conference, BIOTECH-UPLB, Nov 12 – 13, 2013.

Roberto F. Rañola, Jr.  Participated in the International Forum on “Transdisciplinary Approach to Food/Health Risk in Southeast Asian Watersheds. Japan – October 12-November 3, 2013.

Julieta A. delos Reyes. WBI e-course on Sustainable Land Use Planning (World Bank Institute), online, October 1-November 19, 2013.

Karen P. Quilloy. Training-Workshop on Building Capacity to do Policy Research. UP CIDS, UP Diliman, Quezon City. October 29-30, 2013.

Rufino S. Mananghaya. E-Learning Training. Occidental Mindoro. October 27-29, 2013.

Arlene C. Gutierrez. Communicating UP to the Nation and the World: Capacity Building Workshop for Information Offices of Constituent Units and Information Officers of Colleges, Schools and other Units of UP.  Operations Room, A. G. Samonte Hall, UP Los Baños. October 24-25, 2013.

Paul Joseph B. Ramirez. EEPSEA Course on Valuation and Risk-Based Cost Benefit Analysis (with Monte Carlo simulation). Penang, Malaysia, October 24-29, 2013.

Corazon L. Rapera and Cesar B. Quicoy. UPLB-CLSU Dual Meet. October 24-29, 2013.

Rufino S. Mananghaya, Alicia R. Quicoy, and Laida J. Abarquez. Coop Leaders Forum in Celebration of the Cooperative Month. Sta. Cruz, Laguna. October 23, 2013.

Anselma Manila and Arminga Peria. Training –Workshop on the Training of Trainers for CDA Accredited Training Service Providers. UP Diliman, Quezon City. October 22-25, 2013.

Isabelita M. Pabuayon– Central Mindanao University.  Attended the PAEDA Convention.October 22-24, 2013. 
Marilyn M. Elauria. Central Mindanao University .Attended the PAEDA Convention. October 22-24, 2013
Bates M. Bathan – Central Mindanao University.  Attended the PAEDA Convention. October 22-24, 2013

Anna Floresca F. Firmalino. EEPSEA Course on Valuation and Risk-Based Cost Benefit Analysis, Penang, Malaysia, October 19-31, 2013.

Rufino S. Mananghaya. National Tripartite Conference on Cooperatives. SM Mall of Asia, Pasay City. October 9-11, 2013.

Roberto F. Rañola, Jr. International Forum on Transdisciplinary Approach to Food/Health Risk in Southeast Asian Watersheds. Tokyo, Japan, October 12- November 3, 2013.

Roberto F. Rañola, Jr.  Attended a series of symposium to demonstrate the five-year achievement under the Sustainable Living with Environmental Risk Project.  Japan, October 2013.

Richard B. Daite. International Seminar on Threats and Opportunities of the Free Trade Agreement in the Asian Region, Seoul, Korea, September 29 – October 3, 2013.

Isabelita M. Pabuayon and Nanette A. Aquino. Symposium on Japan-Philippines Strategic Partnership. SEARCA, UPLB. September 24, 2013.

Anselma C. Manila and Laida J. Abarquez. Senior Citizens Summit. CAS Auditorium, UPLB. September 20, 2013.

Ma. Angeles O. Catelo. Asia Pacific Agricultural Policy (APAP) Forum, Seoul, Korea, August 30-31, 2013.

Loida E. Mojica and Nanette A. Aquino. 16th Sustainable Shared Growth Seminar. Melchor Hall, UP Diliman. August 23, 2013.

Jefferson A. Arapoc. Economy and Environment Program for Southeast Asia (EEPSEA) Introductory Course on Environmental Economics; Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, August 18-30, 2013.

Amelia L. Bello and Zenaida M. Sumalde. PCAARRD-DOST Commodity Program Review on Coconut, Abaca and Rubber, Davao, August 14, 2013.

Agnes T. Banzon and Dinah Pura T. Depositario . International Conference on Interdisciplinary Research and Development in ASEAN Universities. Imperial Mae Ping Hotel, Chiang Mai, Thailand. August 8, 2013.

Paul Joseph B. Ramirez. DA-BAR Agriculture and Fisheries Technology Forum  and Product Exhibition, SM Mega Trade Hall,  Mandaluyong City, August 8-11, 2013.

Anselma Manila, Arminga Peria, and Laida Abarquez. UPLB 2013 REPS Conference. College of Forestry Auditorium, UPLB. August 12, 2013.

Paul Joseph B. Ramirez. DA-BAR Agriculture and Fisheries Technology Forum and product Exhibition. SM Mega Trade Hall, Mandaluyong City, August 8-11, 2013.

Cesar B. Quicoy. Training on Basic Cooperatives. CDC, Sacay Compound, College, Laguna. August 8-11 and 18, 2013.

Zenaida Sumalde, Rufino  Mananghaya, Karen Quilloy, Arminga Peria, and Alicia Quicoy. Review of the Philippine Cooperative Development Authority Medium-Term Cooperative Development Plan (2011-2016), ICOPED Auditorium, ICOPED, CEM, UPLB, August 6, 2013.

Anselma Manila and Arminga Peria. Launching of the Villar Foundation Gawad Award. Villar Foundation Training Center, Las Piñas. August  2, 2013.

Dinah Pura T. Depositario and Nanette A. Aquino. National Technopreneurship Conference, Elvira Tan Hall, PCARRD, Los Baños, Laguna,  May 24-25, 2011.

Department of Agribusiness Management. Summer Workshop in Agribusiness Management. CEM, UPLB, April 8-May 14, 2011.
Organizing Committee: Dinah Pura T. Depositario, Flordeliza A. Lantican, Jose V. Camacho, Jr.(outgoing President, PAEDA), 48th Philippine Agricultural Economics and Development Association (PAEDA) Biennial Convention. MMSU, Batac City, October 20-21, 2011.

Nanette A. Aquino, Agnes T. Banzon and Loida E. Mojica (Coordinator). Training on Market Study and Formulation of Marketing Strategies for Commercializable Agri-based Technologies/Products October 18-20, 2011, Microtel Inns and Suites, Davao City.

Isabelita M. Pabuayon (Coordinator), ICOPED Basic Cooperative Course.  October 11- 12, 2011;  Cooperative Management and Governance. October 13-17, 2011.

Jose V. Camacho, Jr. and Dinah Pura T. Depositario (Resource Persons). Dept. of Labor and Employment (DOLE) Career Guide for Agribusiness Sector, Multipurpose Hall, De La Salle University, August 26, 2011.

Flordeliza A. Lantican (Coordinator/Resource Person). Market Research Training, Department of Agriculture-Agribusiness and Marketing Assistance Service (DA-AMAS),  Splash Mountain, Los Baños, Laguna.  August 22-26 and September 5-9, 2011.

Dinah Pura T. Depositario (Resource Person). “Converting Food Biotechnology Products into Innovations through Entrepreneurship”, UP Pabulum Scientia Sodalitas (Food Science Society) Symposium on “Trailblazing Entrepreneurship through Food Biotechnology”, NCAS Auditorium, UPLB, August 23, 2011.

Jose V. Camacho (Resource Person, Economics of Education; PPP in, and Financing of Education).  ADB-funded UPLBFI Training for Bangladesh Primary Education Sector Specialists. UPOU Executive Guesthouse. July 29-October 26, 2011.

CEM-PAEDA World Bank-BARC-funded Training-Workshop on Impact Assessment of Agricultural R&D for  Scientists and Scientific Officers of the National Agricultural Research System of Bangladesh. CEM, UPLB, August 9-26, 2011. Jose V. Camacho, Jr., (Coordinator); Agham C. Cuevas (Assistant Coordinator);  Resource Persons: Marilyn M. Elauria/Alessandro A. Manilay (Mapping of research inputs to benefits; Financial analysis); Normito R. Zapata, Jr./Nimfa D. Montes (Adoption studies; Cost - benefit analysis); Yolanda T. Garcia (Statistical tools for data collection and analysis of adoption); Ma.Angeles O. Catelo/Arvin B. Vista (Environmental concepts, approaches and techniques in measuring impacts); Agham C. Cuevas (Partial equilibrium analysis).

Jose V. Camacho Jr. National Conference on Economic Education/Economics Teachers’ Conference (NCEE/ETC). 21-22 Feb.2010. CEM. UPLB, College, Laguna (with UPLBFI).

Ma. Angeles O. Catelo. Development of Successful Case Studies of Livestock-based Microenterprises in Asia ongoing.Dec 2009 – June 2010 (UPLBFI Proj 2009-062); and Cambodia MSME Project Technology and Governance Study Tour in the Philippines March 21-27, 2010 (UPLBFI Proj 2010-010).

Nimfa D. Montes. (1) Strategic Directions of the Local Government and SMEs in Northern Bulacan,  PPDO-DOT, Bulacan, January 15-16, 2010; (2) Selected Agro-Industries and Public and Private Agencies engaged in the Promotion and Development of Agribusiness in Thailand, February 18-23, 2010; (3) Renewable Energy Options: The Reality in the Philippines, AIM, Makati City, December 7, 2009; (4) Building Entrepreneurship and Enhancing the Employability among AFNR Graduates and Students through Short-term Courses (STCs) and Public-Private Partnership (PPP) Project, CvSU, Indang, Cavite, March 1-4, 2010; March 8-11, 2010; March 15-18, 2010 and March 22-25, 2010.

Reynaldo L. Tan. Tokyo University of Agriculture Philippine Biobusiness Farm Practice; Laguna, Batangas and Manila; February 17- March 2, 2010.

Management Summer Workshop, Department of Agribusiness Management, April 16 – May 15, 2010, Prof. Teresita Flordeliz M. Ragudo (Coordinator); Profs. Victoria R. Guieb, Reynaldo L. Tan, Agnes T. Banzon, Dinah Pura T. Depositario, Jeanette Angeline B. Madamba, Jimmy B. Williams, Yolanda T. Garcia (Lecturers).

Summer Program in Economics (SPE), April – May 2010, Department of Economics. Prof. Anna Abrina (Program Coordinator); Mr. Harvey Baldovino, Prof. Jhoana Alcalde, Prof. Paul Joseph Ramirez, Prof. Nino Manalo, Prof. Kim Bayani, Prof. Anna Abrina (Lecturers).

Short Courses on Technology-Based Entrepreneurship, April 19-May 8, 2010, Department of Agribusiness Management, Prof. Nanette Aquino (Coordinator); Profs. Faustino Q. Arrienda II, Agnes T. Banzon, Dinah Pura T. Depositario, Jeanette Angeline B. Madamba, Nimfa D. Montes, Normito R. Zapata, Jr., Teresita Flordeliz M. Ragudo, Jimmy B. Williams, Jose V. Camacho, Jr. (Lecturers).

Dr. Salvador P. Catelo, Dr. Jose V. Camacho Jr., HARDEC/PCARRD-PAEDA Training Course on Impact Assessment, Monitoring and Evaluation of R&D Projects, Benguet State University, La Trinidad, Benguet, 16-21 May 2010.

Dr. Corazon T. Aragon, Dr. Cesar B. Quicoy, Prof. Jesus Antonio A. Quilloy, SEARCA-DA/BAR Training Course on Profitability of New Production and Processing Technologies. 17-20 May 2010.

UPLB-CEM-SEARCA-PCARRD Symposium on Agricultural Policy Reforms: Facing the Challenges, BSWM Auditorium, 5 Nov. 2010.
CEM-PCARRD-Philippine Agricultural Economics and Development Association, Inc. (PAEDA) National Training-Workshop on “Impact Assessment of R&D Projects in AFNR  Sector”  11-15 October 2010. CEM Multipurpose Room, UPLB, College, Laguna (Coordinator: Dr. Jose V. Camacho, Jr.; Assistant Coordinator: Prof. JhoanaV. Alcalde;  Lecturers: Dr. Tirso B. Paris, Dr. Marilyn M. Elauria, Prof. Nora DM. Carambas, Dr. Merlyn M. Paunlagui, Mrs. Elvira E. Dumayas, Prof. Normito R. Zapata, Jr., Dr. Evelyn Mae T. Mendoza, and Prof. Nimfa D. Montes).

CEM-PCARRD-Philippine Agricultural Economics and Development Association, Inc. (PAEDA) National Training-Workshop on “Advanced Socio-Economics Research Methods in AFNR”  18-22 October 2010. CEM Multipurpose Room, UPLB, College, Laguna (Coordinator: Dr. Jose V. Camacho, Jr.; Assistant Coordinator: Prof. JhoanaV. Alcalde.; Lecturers: Dr. Yolanda T. Garcia, Dr. Jose M. Yorobe, Jr., Dr. Corazon T.

Aragon, Prof. U-Primo E. Rodriguez, Prof. Paul Joseph B. Ramirez, Prof. Ma. Angeles O. Catelo, and Dr. Daylinda B. Cabanilla).
Basic Economic Literacy Training (BELT). May 24-27, 2009. CEM, UPLB. Jose V. Camacho, Jr., Organizer.