Webpage of Aliza Racelis


 Room 203-E, University of the Philippines BUSINESS SCHOOL, Quezon City

Phone No.: +632 - 9284571



HI!  My Topics of Interest are:

      ● Management Accounting          ● Leadership

        ● Information Systems                ● Corporate Governance

        ● Strategic Management             ● Organizational Culture

     Curriculum Vitae: Click here - Short Bio

University of the Philippines faculty page:





URGENT!  Clarifications on the "Reproductive Health Bill" in Congress:

Population and Development issues in the "R.H.Bill":


Positive Dimensions of Population Growth:


Natural Law arguments against the "R.H.Bill":


A sample Module (R.H.Bill orientation):


Finally the Truth About the R.H.Bill (U.P. Forum):


Population: Ultimate Resource:
World Population Collapse: Lessons for the Philippines
(.doc & .pdf files available for download)

Pro-Life Approach to Economic Development:



Racelis, A.D. (2017). Business Ethics and Social Responsibility. Quezon City: Rex Publishing.

Racelis, A.D. (2015). "Integrating Ethics in Finance and Accounting Courses Using Ethical Banks as Vignette," International Journal of Business Ethics in Developing Economies, 4(1), June 2015.

Racelis, A.D. (2014). Examining the Global Financial Crisis from a Virtue Theory Lens. Asia Pacific Social Science Review (a Scopus journal). 14(2), 23-38.

Racelis, A.D. (2014). The leader as friend: Implications of Leonardo Polo’s Friendship in Aristotle for humanisticcorporate governance. Journal of Polian Studies, 1, 63-93.

Racelis, A.D. (2014). Sustainable Entrepreneurship in Asia: A Proposed Theoretical Framework Based on Literature Review. Journal of Management for Global Sustainability. Vol. 2, No. 1.

Racelis, A.D. (2014). The Role of Virtues in Business and Management. In Ganesh, Vani and Panchanatham (Eds.), Connoisseur Strategies for Global Business Management. (pp. 33-37). Bangalore, India: Archers and Elevators Publishing House:


Racelis, A.D. (2013), Corporate Governance and Director Independence: Evidence from the Philippines. International Journal of Exclusive Management Research. 3(10):


Racelis, A.D. (2013). Developing a Virtue Ethics Scale: Exploratory Survey of Philippine Managers. Asian Journal of Business and Accounting. 6(1).


"Ethics and Governance Issues in Sustainability in Asia: Literature Review and Research Proposals", SYNERGEIA, University of Asia and the Pacific. 2012. Available on this link:


"Relationship between Employee Perceptions of Corporate Ethics and Organizational Culture: An Exploratory Study," Asia Pacific Management Review (Taiwan)June 2010:

(for full paper: on left hand side, click "Current Issue", click "PDF" on my paper, a dialogue box will appear, just click the link on the PDF file)

"THE INFLUENCE OF ORGANIZATIONAL CULTURE ON THE PERFORMANCE OF PHILIPPINE BANKS," Social Science Diliman, December 2010. Vol.6, No. 2, pp. 29-49. Please click here:


"Relationship between Strategic Orientation and Organizational Performance: An Exploratory Study of Philippine Companies," Philippine Management Review, 2006. College of Business Administration, University of the Philippines.  pp. 70-80. 


"An Exploratory Study of Organizational Culture in Philippine Firms," Philippine Management Review, 2005. College of Business Administration, University of the Philippines. Vol. 12. pp. 72-86.


"Capital Structure and Systematic Risk in the Philippine Setting," Revista de Estadística, Econometría, y Finanzas Aplicadas (México), (Journal of Statistics, Econometrics & Applied Finance), Vol. 5, No. 6. January-June 2007. pp. 1-16.

"Relationship between Corporate Governance and Financial Performance: An Exploratory Study of Philippine Companies," Revista de Estadística, Econometría, y Finanzas Aplicadas (México), (Journal of Statistics, Econometrics & Applied Finance), forthcoming.

  • This paper has also been presented at the International Journal of Arts & Sciences (IJAS) Conferences, held at Suffolk University, Boston, Massachusetts last June 22-25, 2009. (see below)

Racelis, A.D. (2009), "The influence of Human Resource management Practices on Firm Performance", Discussion Paper Series, College of Business Administration, University of the Philippines, Quezon City. http://cba.upd.edu.ph/phd/docs/racelis1.pdf

Papers at International and National Conferences:

Racelis, A.D. (2017). 

Entrepreneurship Education Via Distance Mode: 

Learning from the Top Asian Institutions. 5th National Conference on Open and Distance eLearning (NCODeL). November 22-23, 2017. Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria.

Racelis, A.D. (2017). Climate Change Challenges and Issues: Exploring South Korean Businesses’ Response. 5th Philippine Korean Studies Symposium (5PKSS). November 9-10, 2017. NISMED Hostel, University of the Philippines, Diliman, Quezon City.

Racelis, A.D. (2017). Accountability and ethics in public sector governance: Learning from the best universities in ASEANNCPAG 65th Anniversary International Conference, August 22-25, 2017. Marco Polo Hotel, Ortigas.

Racelis, A.D. & Tanael, J.S. (2017). Innovations in Responsible Management Education: A Review of Success Stories Towards a Proposed Theoretical Framework. International Conference on Open and Innovative Education (ICOIE 2017). 12-14 July 2017. Hong Kong SAR.

Racelis, A.D. (2017). The Role of Reflective Management Courses in Business Ethics Programs: Proposals for ASEAN Academic Institutions. Managing and Teaching Business Ethics: Global Trends and Challenges. 4-7 June 2017. Ateneo de Manila University, Quezon City, Philippines.

Racelis, A.D. (2017). Water Resources Management byBusiness Organizations: Towards a Theoretical Framework for StakeholderAnalysis and Engagement. Sekiguchi Global Research Association (SGRA) 23rd Sustainable Shared Growth Seminar. 7 May 2017. Manila, Philippines.

Racelis, A.D. (2017). "From Governance to Sustainability: Towards a Comprehensive Sustainability Ratings Framework for Asia," Forthcoming. 2nd American Academic Research Conference on Global Business, Economics, Finance and Social Sciences. New York, USA. April 28-30, 2017.

Racelis, A.D. (2017). International Relations in Businessand Management Programs: History, Cases, and Challenges in the Philippines. Philippine International Studies Organization (PhISO) Conference. 8-10 March 2017. Far Eastern University, Manila.

Racelis, A.D. (2017). Water Resources Management by Business Organizations: Towards a Theoretical Framework for Stakeholder Analysis and Engagement. International Conference on Integrated Natural Resources and Environment Management. 21-23 February 2017. Manila, Philippines.

Racelis, A.D. (2016). Notions of Gratuitousness andSelf-gift in Leonardo Polo: Implications for Inclusiveness and Cultural Development. The Language, Culture & Politics Colloquium 2016. University of Asia & the Pacific, Pasig City, Philippines, December 7, 2016. 

Racelis, A.D. (2016). Library Services for the Poor: TheoreticalFramework for Library Social ResponsibilityPhilippine Librarians Association Inc. (PLAI) Congress 2016. Davao City, Philippines, Nov. 22-25, 2016. 

Racelis, A.D. (2016). Climate Change Challenges andIssues: Exploring South Korean Businesses’ ResponseThe Korean Studies Association of Southeast Asia 7th Biennial Conference on Korean Studies. Novotel, Cubao, Quezon City, Sept. 28-30, 2016. 

Racelis, A.D. (2016). The Educational Philosophyof the Spanish Philosopher Leonardo Polo: Implications for Teachers’Self Reflection and Classroom Management. 9th International Conference on Teacher Education (ICTED). University of the Philippines, Quezon City, Sept. 1-3, 2016. 

Racelis, A.D. (2016). Climate Change Challenges andIssues: Exploring South Korean Businesses’ Response5th Philippine Korean Studies Symposium (PKSS). Microtel Technohub, Quezon City, July 20-22, 2016. 

Racelis, A.D. (2016). Relationship between Corporate Governance and Stock Price Information: Exploratory Study of Selected Philippine Listed Firms. International Conference on Business and Management 2016 (ICBM 2016).  13 to 15 July, 2016, University of Philippines, Quezon City.

Racelis, A.D. (2016). The Transcendental LeadershipTheoretical Model: Investigation Into Transcendent Motives Based On ResponsesBy Management Students In An Undergraduate ClassInternational Research Exchange and Faculty Development Conference (IREFDC) 2016. College of St Benilde, Manila, April 21-22, 2016.

"Discourse on the New Climate Economy: Exploring Businesses’ Response in ASEAN,"
Universal Academic Cluster International Spring Conference. April 6-8, 2016. Kyoto, Japan.

"Conceptions of Environment & Coexistence According to the Spanish Philosopher Leonardo Polo: Implications for Sustainability Education," Sekiguchi Global Research Association (SGRA) 20th Sustainable Shared Growth Seminar. Feb. 10, 2016. Ateneo de Manila University campus, Quezon City.

"Spirituality and Global Citizenship in Management Programs: Comparing Curricula Among ASEAN Business Schools," Comparative Education Society of Asia (CESA) International Conference 2016. Jan. 28-29, De La Salle University, Manila.

International Research Conference on Higher Education (IRCHE 2015). Materials and Resources on Poverty and Development: Improving the Delivery of Business Ethics Courses. December 2-5, 2015, Subic Bay Freeport Zone, Olongapo City.

National Conference on Research in Teacher Education (NCRTE). Delivered the following paper:“Exploratory Comparison of Business Ethics Curricula in Selected ASEAN Universities: Implications for Teacher Education”. College of Education, U.P. Diliman, October 22-24, 2015. Link to conference is HERE.

BSP-UP Professorial Chair lectures 2015. Delivered the following paper: The Leader as Friend: Implications of Polo’s Friendship in Aristotle for Humanistic Corporate Governance. Journal of Polian Studies. (12/2014 issue). Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas, Malate, Manila. October 19, 2015.

Racelis, A.D. (2015). Creative Faith-Based Online Writing: Towards a Theoretical Framework for Success6th Poetica e Cristianesimo Convegno Internazionale, April 27-28, 2015. Pontifical University of the Holy Cross, Rome, Italy.

Racelis, A.D. (2015). Relationship between Leadership and Spirituality: The Case of Asia.Spirituality and Creativity in Management World Congress, ESADE, April 23-25, 2015. Barcelona, Spain.

Racelis, A.D. (2015). Faith-Based Social Enterprise: Selected Philippine Cases. 4th Colloquium on Christian Humanism in Business and EconomicsIESE Barcelona. April 20-21, 2015. Barcelona, Spain.

Racelis, A.D. (2015). Generating SocialEnterprise Projects in an Undergraduate Business Ethics Class9th International Conference on Catholic Social Thought. Feb. 26-28, 2015. Manila, Philippines.

Racelis, Aliza and Refran, Roel (2015). Quality of CSR Reports: Exploratory Investigation of Philippine Listed Firms. IJAS Conference Singapore 2015. Jan. 12-15, 2015. Singapore.

Racelis, A.D. (2014), "The leader as friend: Implications of Leonardo Polo’s Friendship in Aristotle for humanistic corporate governance". Paper read at the International Conference “Spirits in Time: Person, Action, and Culture in Leonardo Polo's Ethics”, IESE Business School, Madrid, Spain. September 29, 2014.

Academy of Management meeting 2014, Professional Development Workshop (PDW) titled "Naming creates awareness and intention: How to develop the sustainability mindfulness in action", with LEAP team headed by Prof. Isabel Rimanoczy, August 1, 2014. Pennsylvania Convention Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. http://leapintosustainability.org/

"Integrating Ethics in Finance and Accounting Courses Using Ethical Banks as Vignette," 18th International Symposium on Business, Ethics, and Society. IESE Business School, Barcelona, Spain. June 30-July 1, 2014.

VIDEO of the conference: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1HUActfkSeA

“Exploring the Contribution of Virtue Ethics to the Financial Crisis Discourse,” Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP)-UP Professorial Chair Lecture 2014, Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas, Malate, Manila. May 14, 2014.


"Technology and Environmental Sustainability in Asia: Proposals for Empirical Research," 35th Annual Humanities and Technology Association Conference, St. Thomas University, Miami Gardens, Florida, USA. Nov. 7-9, 2013:


"Operationalizing Virtue Ethics Teaching," 8th International Conference on Catholic Social Thought and Management Education, University of Dayton, Ohio, USA. 18-20 June 2012.


"Developing a Virtue Ethics Scale: Exploratory Study Among Philippine Managers," 15th Asia Pacific Management Conference, Tainan, TAIWAN. 2 December 2011.


"Virtue Ethics as Corporate Governance Mechanism", presented on January 5, 2011, at the International Academy of Business and Public Administration Disciplines (IABPAD), Orlando, Florida:

"Relationship between Corporate Governance and Financial Performance: An Exploratory Study of Philippine Companies" , presented on June 22, 2009 at the International Journal of Arts & Sciences (IJAS) Conference at Suffolk University, Boston, Massachusetts.

"Corporate Ethical Culture: An Exploratory Descriptive Survey of Philippine Companies" presented at the 8th International Conference on Philippine Studies (8th ICOPHIL) last   July 25th, 2008, at the Philippine Social Science Center (PSSC), on Commonwealth Avenue, Quezon City.  For details, click here: ICOPHIL

(For a working paper version of the Paper, click here: Corporate Ethics)

"Influence of Human Resources Management on Firm Performance: Exploratory Study of Philippine Banks" presented at the 9th Faculty-Student National Conference on Statistical Sciences, 6 October 2008, UP Diliman campus.  Click here: Stat Conference

“Towards a Humanitarian Corporate Culture: Content Analysis of Annual Reports of Philippine Television Networks”, submitted to Humanitarian Media Foundation [HMF] (http://www.humanitarianmedia.org) for possible presentation during the International Conference.


Institutional Assignment:

Member, Scientific Advisory Board, Journal of Polian Studies. Leonardo Polo Institute of Philosophy. (from August 2014).




For BA 101 students: here is the Course Outline

For Strategic Management students: Click here: Strategy

For BA 141 (Short-Term Financial Management) students:  Click here: BA141

For my BA 220 students: Click HERE: BA220

Corporate Governance & Business Ethics:

Suggested Course Outline:  Corporate Governance

Corporate Governance Materials:  Corporate Governance materials

For Leadership students:

  Click here for: Leadership page of Aliza Racelis
  Click HERE: Leadership - MBA Elective

For Grad School HUMOR: Click here: http://www.phdcomics.com/comics.php


For the National University of Singapore (NUS) MBA Program, click on NUS or visit http://bschool.nus.edu.sg/NUSMBA/tabid/304/Default.aspx

NUS MBA Programme Briefings: 

With NUS Business School last 22 August:


Visit the NUS MBA site: http://mba.nus.edu.sg/

ALSO VISIT nusmbachronicles.blogspot.com 

Click here for the : NUS MBA Fair - November 29, 2008, Makati Shangri-la Hotel.

For the QS Top MBA Fair on Nov. 19, 2007, at the Manila Mandarin, 6-9pm,  please CLICK here: MBA Fairs


UNIV (International University Congress):

UNIV 2019: click HERE.

UNIV 2014: UNIV 2014

UNIV 2013: UNIV 2013

UNIV 2012: UNIV 2012

UNIV 2011: UNIV 2011

UNIV 2010:  UNIV 2010 

UNIV 2009 : UNIV 2009

UNIV Rome : UNIV Rome

Incontro Romano:Click here - Incontro Romano


Visit at Ave Maria University, Jan. 2011:

Click here: AMU.


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