Part of an #Election2016 series called “Public Choice” A survey conducted by Pulse Asia back in December 2015 found that health was the leading personal… Read More »Why Health Should Be the Defining Election Issue of 2016
By 2034 there could be 58 M living in our cities, so what will candidates do to improve local governance? It is perhaps unprecedented that… Read More »Public Choice: Local autonomy or federalism?
The descent into madness has begun. It started with Mar Roxas calling Davao’s peace and order credentials into question, and Mayor Duterte threatening to slap… Read More »What the Duterte-Roxas duel says about both men (& their followers)
The election of 2016 is shaping up as a contest between Daang Matuwid (Straight Path) and Pamunuang Nagmamalasakit (Caring Leadership). These represent two forms of… Read More »Relationships or Rules: Which form of governance best suits us?
The administration of Pres. Aquino claims to have transformed the Philippines through good governance. On 2 October 2015, Deputy Spokesperson Abigail Valte released a press… Read More »Rhetoric vs. Reality: Has governance improved under PNoy?