The Ateneo Center for Economic Research and Development (ACERD) was founded in 1989 as the research unit of the Department of Economics in economics and economic policy. ACERD directs and manages the research activities of the Department of Economics that focus on applied economics and public policy in order to enhance teaching and contribute to policy debates and formulation in the Philippines, both of which are necessary for nation building.
Areas of focus
Founder gender: Both male and female founders
Leader gender: Male Leader(s) (2020): Alvin Ang
Leader gender: Male