Dr. Fernando T. Aldaba


Expertise: ASEAN Economic Community, Social Protection, Poverty, Migration and Services Liberalization
Aside from teaching at the School of Government, Dr. Aldaba is an Associate Professor at the Economics Department of the Ateneo de Manila University. He served as President of the Philippine Economic Society and the Civil Society Resource Institute. He was also an Asia Research and Advocacy Advisor of the Catholic Institute for International Relations, a London-based NGO and the Secretary-General of a coalition of labor federations), the Lakas Manggagawa Labor Center and a coalition of development NGO networks or CODE-NGO. He used to be the Executive Director of the Center for Social Policy and Public Affairs of the Ateneo de Manila University.
Dr. Aldaba obtained his Ph.D. in Economics and his MA in Economics from the University of the Philippines.