agriculture share in GDP
Agriculture weakened despite capital inflows in sector
March 23, 2023
Charter change advocates in Congress claim changing the constitution to favor foreign direct investment (FDI) will develop the economy. Yet while foreign capital poured into the agriculture, forestry and fisheries sector over the years, its share in the economy has plunged.
Challenge to the next administration: Stop PH structural economic decline
February 7, 2022
The economy’s problems are much bigger than presidential candidates think.They should also be asked — what will you do to fix how agriculture and manufacturing have fallen to their lowest shares of gross domestic product (GDP) in 70 years since the 1950s? Read more in the IBON Birdtalk briefing paper.
PH agriculture crisis under Duterte
February 13, 2020
The current share of agriculture in the economy at 7.8% is the smallest in Philippine history