Factors associated with productivity in selected Philippine communities by Aurora A. MinМѓoza

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Published by NSDB-UP Integrated Research Program, Office of Research Coordination, Office of the Vice-President for Academic Affairs, University of the Philippines in Quezon City .

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  • Philippines,
  • Luzon


  • Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- Philippines -- Luzon -- Case studies.,
  • Agricultural productivity -- Philippines -- Luzon -- Case studies.,
  • Farmers -- Philippines -- Luzon -- Case studies.

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StatementAurora A. Miñoza.
SeriesSocio-technological bulletin, supplement series ;, no. 4
LC ClassificationsHD2090.L89 M56 1976
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 158 p. :
Number of Pages158
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3525110M
LC Control Number82109927

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To reach that level of income, the Philippine economy will need to grow at an annual average rate of percent in the next 22 years, faster than its average growth rate of percent since Sustaining higher productivity growth will require removing constraints affecting the country’s entrepreneurs, potential investors, farmers, and.

There is significant evidence that productivity advancement in government organizations has not kept pace with the increases found in the private sector (Killefer & Mendonca, ).Williams () documented efforts to measure performance in the New York City government in the early s.

Political issues limited the success of most attempts to measure or improve productivity in the by: 9. Factors affecting productivity include employee morale and training, adequacy of equipment and viability of systems.

Increased productivity makes your business more efficient by lowering labor costs. To improve productivity, evaluate and improve systems and build employee skills. Studies in the shipping industry (Walton, ) and coal industry (Goodman, ) also show that high organizational productivity is associated with congruency among innovation in technology, organizational arrangements, and people factors.

Factors associated with productivity in selected Philippine communities book - Philippines - Cultural life: Philippine society is a unique blend of diversity and homogeneity. Although geographically part of Southeast Asia, the country is culturally strongly Euro-American.

Forces of assimilation have constantly worked to overcome cultural differences between the various ethnic groups that are scattered—sometimes in relative isolation—throughout the.

constraints affecting rice productivity in Isabela; and, e) recommend policy options to improve rice productivity.

Framework of the Study. Rice productivity and efficiency are influenced by internal and external factors. The internal factors include: a) socio-economic profile of the farmers, b) farm.

The aim of this study is to determine the factors affecting productivity. Productivity increase is an important indicator of the economy and the market value of the firms. Therefore, it is crucial for the business management to determine and control the factors affecting productivity In the highly competitive and fast changing world of.

Factors affecting the productivity of craftsmen were identified through the literature based on previous re-search [2–4, 10, 16, 23–25].

A total of 36 factors were identified. The project managers were required to rate the factors in the way they affect productivity in relation to time, cost and quality using their own experiences on. Labor Factors associated with productivity in selected Philippine communities book is one of the least studied areas within the construction industry.

Productivity improvements achieve high cost savings with minimal investment. Due to the fact that profit margins are small on construction projects, cost savings associated with productivity are crucial to becoming a successful contractor. Factors associated with productivity in selected Philippine communities / Aurora A.

Minoza; Lorenzo P. Jose rice farm, a computerized Japanese type rice farming enterprise / Luis C. Ranit and J.D. Hitō ni okeru beisaku gaiyō. A few factors may affect the productivity of an organization. Which factors affecting productivity are discussed below: Factors affecting productivity.

Technology: Technology dictates productivity ratio. The more modern the technology the higher the productivity. Supply of raw materials: Dearth of raw materials can hamper productivity drastically.

were considered to describe the factors of school effectiveness in the Philippine context. These factors are accepted as powerful indicators of successful environment for all children to learn, regardless of their socioeconomic status in the world. These seven factors were given brief descriptions.

Downloadable. The paper presents estimates of total factor productivity (TFP) from to It was observed that while TFP growth was mostly negative in the last thirty-five years, its contribution to economic growth improved consistently from – percentage points in the middle of s to + in This is the period when major economic policy reforms were pursued vigorously.

The PGPA project has produced a volume monograph series and a PGPA book that highlights the results and recommendations of the research—promoting competitiveness of domestic agriculture based on improved productivity provides a more significant growth than expanding production based on increased inputs.

The book has three main sections. Abstract: Factors affecting rice productivity in Cenral Luzon, Philippines, among four classes of level, namely Class A - fully irrigated, Class B - partially irrigated, Class C - lowland rain- fed, and Class D - upland rainfed, are examined in this study.

Technical factors: Productivity largely depends on technology. Technical factors are the most important ones. These include proper location, layout and size of the plant and machinery, correct design of machines and equipment, research and development, automation and computerization, etc.

If the organization uses the latest technology, then its. the changing values of quality attributes associated with the different stakeholders’ view point (Blevins, ; Parri, ). Besides other factors, socioeconomic status is one of the most researched and debated factor among educational professionals that contribute towards the academic performance of students.

The most prevalent. This paper examines the total factor productivity performance (TFP) of the Philippines in the s in order to provide a picture of the extent of the productivity concern that needs to be.

If the productivity is defined as an aspect of production, factors of production have no productivity. This is a gross confusion. As Leonardo Andriola pointed, there is no productivity of labor. The Philippine Constitution recognizes entrepreneurship as an engine of economic growth.

Article XII Section 1 highlights the role of private enterprises in supporting equitable distribution of income and wealth, sustaining production of goods and services and expanding productivity, therefore raising the quality of life.

Social Factors That Affects The Philippine Business Environment. SOCIAL FACTORS – BUSINESS ENVIRONMENT Introduction: The main factor that affects most business is the degree of competition – how fiercely other businesses compete with the products that another business makes. The other factors that can affect the business are: Social – how consumers, households and communities behave and.

relationships may be one of the most important environmental factors in changing a child’s educational path (Baker, ). This case study will explore the environmental factors that are deliberately created by the study participant as she interacts with the student on their educational path.

As Cazden () asserts, the establishment of. To investigate if there are any construction productivity problems in Thailand, by using a questionnaire to ascertain project managers’ perception of this aspect.

To investigate the potential for improvement associated with factors influencing productivity. To create the foundation for further study of construction productivity. Productivity Databook only reports estimated TFP and labor productivity of Asian countries for the period It is assumed that the APO TFP and labor productivity estimates remain valid for in the absence of more recent estimates.

Various studies on Philippine total factor productivity and labor productivity have. provide various estimates of TFP for the Philippine economy. I.2 Total Factor Productivity TFP in its simplest definition is the ratio between real product and real factor inputs. It is a neoclassical concept which means first, TFP is a measure of productivity which takes into account all the factors of.

So why another book on leadership. Literally, hundreds of books on this topic grace the shelves of bookstores and libraries. Communities across the nation offer annual training programs to improve civic leadership.

Various state and local governments send their staff through leadership classes. However, technology adoption hinges on many factors like area ownership, farm distance from household, and market including the type of strategy needed to enhance technology uptake. Collaboration among research and development institutions and local partners is critical in training and empowering rural communities to adopt aquaculture technologies.

Holding other input factors constant, the additional output obtained when adding one extra unit input of capital or labor will eventually decline, according to the law of diminishing returns.

As a result, a country cannot maintain its long-run growth by simply accumulating more capital or labor. Productivity is a technical concept measuring efficiency. When only one single input is considered, for example labor input, the notion of productivity is 1 Senior Research Fellow and Research Analyst, respectively, of the Philippine Institute for Development Studies.

Septem 3: Labor Productivity by Region and Sector, Philippines (at constant prices), COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

Productivity is the most important determinant of the standard of living of a group of people, a nation or a planet. Productivity in its simplest form is output per hour worked, and its recent. Human factors of productivity in Africa. Brazzaville, ] (OCoLC) Online version: Inter-African Labour Institute.

Human factors of productivity in Africa. Brazzaville, ] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Inter-African Labour Institute. OCLC Number: Description: pages diagram 24 cm. a critical function in research communities including universities, laboratories, and research centers” (Vinluan,p.

), the study of publication productivity is a ”central process of science,” and by “‘understanding factors that are associated with productivity and variation by gender, assessment or correction can be made on. Special Factors Affecting Productivity 91 have been inthen, if his parents were among the earliest to arrive in It is the year-and-over group of barbers that has the lowest average hourly earnings, only $ per hour, in contrast to $ for those 39 years or less, and $ for barbers be-tween 40 and 54 years of age.

Statement of the Problem. All nursing associations and unions report a deteriorating quality of work-life for nurses. Quality of work-life is widely believed to be one of the most important factors in recruitment and retention, thus having an impact on.

productivity is the main pathway out of poverty. In this paper, we begin by investigating the factors that hinder or accelerate agricultural productivity. Additionally, we seek to understand whether agricultural productivity, measured using land productivity, improves household consumption.

Syverson: What Determines Productivity. it is small relative to the productivity varia-tion observed elsewhere. Chang-Tai Hsieh and Peter J. Klenow (), for example, find even larger productivity differences in China and India, with average 90–10 TFP ratios over These productivity differences across pro-ducers are not fleeting.

GOOD GOVERNANCE IN THE PUBLIC SECTOR 6 Foreword The public sector1 plays a major role in society. In most economies, public expenditure forms a significant part of gross domestic product (GDP) and public sector entities are substantial employers and major.

Absenteeism costs U.S. companies billions of dollars each year in lost productivity, wages, poor quality of goods/services, and excess management time.

In. communities they are supposed to “serve and protect.” Many of these stem from the fact that overall, police departments have contrasting “perspectives, poor communications, and concerns about the nature of social control in a free society” (Radalet and Carter.

Downloadable! Past studies have shown that Philippine productivity growth has been low compared to other ASEAN members. This is specifically attributed to the inward-looking industrial policies pursued by the government.

The country has embarked on major trade reforms since s through its commitment to WTO, AFTA and APEC and in the ’s through the foreign direct investment (FDI.Fellow at the Philippine Institute for Development Studies (PiDS) in It traces productivity change over the period in the Philippine manufacturing sector as a whole and in two dozen individual industries at the three-digit level, analyzes the causal factors behind this change.

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