HomeThe Journal of Historyvol. 27 no. 1-2 (1982)

The Structure of the Economy during the American Colonial Period

Rene E. Ofreneo

Discipline: History



The author examines the nature and the impact of US economic, trade and agrarian policies on the colonial economy of the Philippines. While dealing with the general economic situation of the country, Ofreneo offers insights on the effects of American policies in such local areas or regions like Negros and Mindanao.