Philip Arnold P. Tuaño


Expertise: Development Economics
Dr. Tuaño is currently he is also a lecturer at the Economics Department of the Ateneo de Manila University. He served as Director III of the Macropolicy Unit of the National Anti-Poverty Commission (NAPC) wherein he represented NAPC in inter-agency meetings with the National Economic and Development Authority, Department of Budget and Management, United Nations Development Program, World Bank and other policy and aid organizations. He also coordinated with the Social Weather Stations in the use of social surveys for poverty measurement and anti-poverty planning and programming. He also had engagements with the Caucus of Development NGO Networks, and the Foundation for Media Alternatives. 
Mr. Tuaño completed his Ph.D. in Economics at the University of the Philippines. He received his Master in Development Economics at the University of Sussex and earned academic units for an MA in Economics at the Ateneo de Manila University.