Placido Mapa Jr.
Placido Mapa Jr. Economic Planning Minister, Republic of the Philippines and one of the 1965 TOYM Awardees for Economics. Economic Planning Minister Placido L. Mapa Jr. enjoined Makati Business Club members and the private sector, in general, to bring into reality the coming five-year development plan. Having been introduced as the architect of the economy, the NEDA Director-General pointed out that any blueprint’s success will depend on the concerted efforts of designers, contractors, engineers, and workers -- in this case, the public and private sectors.
- "Placido Mapa Jr.". http://www.orosa.org/TOYM%20List%20of%20Awardees%20-%20Ramon%20S.%20Orosa,%201971.htm (September 28, 2007).