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16/11/2017: OpEd by Socio-Economic Planning Secretary Ernesto M. Pernia, "Economic Openness and Sub-National Regional Development: A Philippine Policy Choice to Propel Inclusive Growth"

An editorial written by Philippine Socio-Economic Planning Secretary Ernesto M. Pernia was published in the Diplomatic Courier on 11 November 2017.

The OpEd by Secretary Pernia entitled "Economic Openness and Sub-National Regional Development: A Philippine Policy Choice to Propel Inclusive Growth," underscores the importance of the development of lagging or underperforming regions as a policy objective in national development plans amidst economic openness.

Diplomatic Courier is a bi-monthly in print flagship magazine of the Global Affairs Media Network that connects publics to leaders of international affairs, economics, diplomacy, and social goods.

Below is a link to the editorial:

Economic Openness and Sub-National Regional Development: A Philippine Policy Choice to Propel Inclusive Growth