Economics Students bag Best Paper Award at the 2016 MSU-IIT Annual In-House Review

by Abigail Angco

The research entitled “A Study on the Impact of Temperature and Rainfall on the Economic Growth and Sectoral Productivity of Select Regions in Mindanao, Philippines” of the 4th year BSBA-Business Economics students from CBAA has garnered the Best Paper award for the Undergraduate Level category during the 14th MSU-IIT Annual In-House Review of Research and Development Projects held at MSU-IIT on November 25, 2016.

The study was presented by Amethyst Joy A. Galos together with her co-authors Abigail P. Angco, Charlene M. Fernando, and Abegail A. Ganaden. The research was supervised by Ms. Martha Joy J. Abing, a full-time faculty member of the Department of Economics. As a reward, the team received certificates, plaque of recognition and cash prize.

The said research project was also presented during the 2016 CBAA Research Colloquium last august 5, 2016 and the Philippine Economic Society Annual Meeting at Novotel Manila Araneta Center on November 8, 2016.

Topics : Department of Economics  CBAA