Project

The socio-political impact of redistributive land reform in the Philippines: a regional comparative study

Duration
01 October 2014 → 30 September 2019
Funding
Regional and community funding: Special Research Fund, Research Foundation - Flanders (FWO)
Promotor
Research disciplines
  • Social sciences
    • Other economics and business
    • Citizenship, immigration and political inequality
    • International and compartive politics
    • Multilevel governance
    • National politics
    • Political behaviour
    • Political organisations and institutions
    • Political theory and methodology
    • Public administration
    • Other political science
Keywords
agrarian change land reform
 
Project description

This research aims for an understanding of the structural socio-political transformations provoked by the Philippine land reform program CARP (Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Program), through a comparative analysis of CARP-based land reforms and their impact on local power in three research sites in Negros Oriental, Davao del Norte and Central Luzon.