2 BRAINS ARE BETTER THAN 1 (How about 5 brains? 50 brains? 5,000 brains?)

  Can an organized, non-expert crowd of volunteers provide correct information to the public without any supervision or guidance? In 2005, Nature magazine conducted a study in which experts analyzed forty-two (42) articles from Wikipedia and Encyclopedia Britannica to see which information source was more … Continue reading 2 BRAINS ARE BETTER THAN 1 (How about 5 brains? 50 brains? 5,000 brains?)

Approaches to Accommodating Diversity in Federal Systems

(ConEd) Overview on Asymmetric Federalism The discussion of Dr. Francisco Lara, Jr. titled “Asymmetric Federalism: Managing Diversity and Internal Conflict” focused on two major topics, namely: (i) the current situation and concerns in the country that may influence the success of adopting a federal form … Continue reading Approaches to Accommodating Diversity in Federal Systems

Whether or Not University of the Philippines is Liable for Real Property Tax on Leased Properties in Diliman East Campus to Ayala Land, Inc. (ALI)

On 29 July 2010, the Board of Regents[1] at its 1258th meeting approved the Terms of Reference on the Prequalification and Bidding for the Development of the University of the Philippines Diliman East Campus Property[2]. The UP Diliman Land Use Plan designates for Commercial Use … Continue reading Whether or Not University of the Philippines is Liable for Real Property Tax on Leased Properties in Diliman East Campus to Ayala Land, Inc. (ALI)