This seminar will discuss Muslim voting behaviour and religious mobilisation in Muslim countries, taking the case of Indonesia.
Ari Kuncoro seeks explanations for growth disparities among regions in Indonesia by investigating how productivity is affected by institutions and social infrastructure.
A noise recording is worth a thousand words? Effect of respondents’ understanding of willingness-to-pay for noise abatement
Chi Hoong Leong shares his PhD findings from noise valuation surveys in Singapore.
Sarah Dong investigates the impact on education vouchers for higher education in Indonesia, finding little impact on the academic performance of recipients.
Hieu Nguyen examines the impact of Islamic holidays and the fasting month on the daily incidence of violence in Indonesia.
Tyers uses a calibrated global macro model to examine recent US and Chinese tax reforms, tariffs against imports, and alternative Chinese monetary targeting.
Stewart Nixon presents his thesis proposal review on key issues in foreign direct investment and migration in the region.
Esther Mirjam Girsberger examines the relationship between education levels and unemployment in West Africa, and considers relevant policy choices.
Krisna Gupta presents his PhD findings on the potential economic benefits of financial liberalisation in Indonesia.
Yixiao Zhou examines the impact of automation on inequality and the trade-offs between various macroeconomic policies for alleviating this impact.