Global Development Network


Project Title:  Strengthening Institutions to Improve Public Expenditure Accountability

Funding Agencies:  Global Development Network, UK Department for International Development (DfID), and Results for Development Institute (R4D)
Inclusive Dates:  April 2009 – March 2013
Project Head:  Emilio T. Antonio Jr., Ph.D.
Research Team:  Bienvenido Nito, Cid Terosa, Ph.D., Ferdinand Maquito, Ph.D., Columbus Maquito, Aurora Hidalgo, Ernest Marc Castillo, Leilani Maquito, Jonathan Alforte, Rachel Belandres

Objectives:

  1. To improve public expenditure monitoring and analysis, and dev’t. of policy alternative
  2. To increase the use of evidence-based policy reforms in social services and infrastructure
  3. To develop internationally comparable information on public expenditures, incidence, effectiveness, and policy alternatives
  4. To create a strong network of institutions to share materials and communications

Methodology:  Program budget expenditure analysis, benefit incidence analysis, cost-effectiveness analysis

To know more about this project, contact Ms. Aurora Hidalgo at crc@uap.asia