Action for Economic Reforms (AER) is a Philippines non-government organization engaged in research and advocacy. It was founded in 1996 by a group of progressive scholars and activists as an "independent, reform-oriented and activist policy group".
AER works on macroeconomic issues, with an emphasis on fiscal policy and tax policy and administration, and looks at their impact on equity, poverty reduction, and sustainability. As part of its macroeconomic intervention, AER also addresses exchange rate, monetary, and trade issues.
Fields of study: International Development, Trade & Economy, Economic Development, Fiscal & Economic Policy, Finance, Banking, Accounting & Econometrics