Arsenio M. Balisacan
Field of award: Economics
Year awarded: 1992
Division: Social Sciences
In recognition of his outstanding researches on the economics of agriculture and rural development as well as on income distribution which have substantially improved the understanding of the nature, causes, and consequences of rural poverty in the Philippines.
Current Position: Dean and Professor of Economics
Office Address: School of Economics, University of the Philippines, Diliman, Quezon City
Education: PhD (Economics), University of Hawaii 1985; MS (Agricultural Economics), University of the Philippines, Los Baños, 1982; BS (Agriculture), Mariano Marcos State University 1979