From 1988 to 1991 food prices increased due to a change in the policies of
commodity prices which increased the poverty rate.
Some of the main causes of poverty in the Philippines include low economic
growth, low job quality, high inflation, high population growth, a lacking
Apr 29, 2011 ... Miguelito Herrera, Cabanatuan City: Too much corruption, especially in the past
administration, is the root cause of poverty in the Philippines.
Jun 4, 2016 ... You might be wondering despite having a bunch of talented Filipinos, it seems
like many of our countrymen are still suffering from poverty.
Dec 10, 2015 ... Many attempts have been made to tackle poverty in the Philippines but ... The
causes of poverty in India are nothing short of complex but a lot of ...
Poverty in the Philippines: causes, constraints, and opportunities. Mandaluyong
City, Philippines: Asian Development Bank, 2009. 1. Poverty. 2. Philippines.
Nov 21, 2013 ... Numerous articles emerged recently that point out poverty as one of the major
causes of the Philippines' lack of preparation to the typhoon ...
Poverty is most severe and most widespread in these areas and almost 80 per
cent of ... The causes of poverty in rural areas in the Philippines vary widely from
Sep 16, 2014 ... Most of the poor in the Philippines live in rural areas and work in the ... Asian
Development Bank – Poverty in the Philippines: Causes, ...
Oct 13, 2014 ... The following is a brief look at poverty in the Philippines and the causes behind
the consistently high poverty rate in the country.