Felipe Medalla

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Felipe M. Medalla
9th Director-General of the National Economic and Development Authority
Concurrently Secretary of Socio-Economic Planning
In office
June 30, 1998 – January 20, 2001
President Joseph Estrada
Preceded by Cielito Habito
Succeeded by Dante Canlas
Personal details
Nationality Filipino Philippines
Alma mater Northwestern University
Occupation Professor
Profession Economist

Felipe M. Medalla is a Filipino economist. He served as the 9th Socio-Economic Planning Secretary and Director-General of the National Economic and Development Authority under the presidency of Joseph Estrada. He is an incumbent member of the Monetary Board of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (Central Bank of the Philippines), an entity in-charge of managing Philippine monetary policy.

Medalla served as dean of the University of the Philippines School of Economics. He earned his Ph.D. in economics from Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois.

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Preceded by
Cielito Habito
Director-General of the National Economic and Development Authority
1998 – 2001
Succeeded by
Dante Canlas