Manuel F. Montes
Field of award: Economics
Year awarded: 1987
Division: Social Sciences
In recognition of his researches in the economics of poverty, and monetary and public economics. The recent works of Dr. Montes have contributed to an understanding of the nature of the socio-economic problems of the country. He has likewise worked at improving the country’s capability in planning and forecasting by constructing macroeconomics models which are now being used at NEDA.
Education: PhD (Economics) Stanford University 1981; AB (Economics) Ateneo de Manila University 1971