Rethinking Philippine Labour Export
Date of Issue2016-11-18
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
The Philippines has a culture of politics-induced labour migration. It relies heavily on labour export and remittance money but that has resulted in many negative consequences for the country's economic and social development. Notwithstanding President Rodrigo Duterte’s pronouncement on changing this situation, no imminent change is expected.
DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science
RSIS Commentaries, 284-16
Nanyang Technological University