Dr. Ma. Joy V. Abrenica

Dr. Ma. Joy V. Abrenica is an economist and a specialist in international trade, industrial organization, and technology issues. Her research interests are in the fields of trade facilitation and Customs, economic integration, trade in services, and competition policy. She is presently a Professor of the University of the Philippines, School of Economics.  She has also written extensively on the telecommunications, power, and transport industries and has delivered her papers in numerous conferences abroad. She serves as a lecturer in WTO regional policy training courses. She received the Ten Outstanding Young Scientists award in 2004 from the National Academy of Science and Technology and is also a Certified Public Accountant.