This seminar will discuss the findings from a growth diagnostic study also infrastructure investment target and financing over the next RPJMN period.
Della Temenggung reports mixed results of recent reform of Indonesia’s food subsidy program.
This seminar will comprise speakers who are recipients of Indonesia Project’s Research Travel Grants.
Ligang Song estimates the impact of the 2015 Australia-China Free Trade Agreement, finding a boost to both countries’ exports in sectors where they appear to have a comparative advantage.
Anna Falentina presents her PhD research on impacts of social assistance programs in Indonesia.
Cash use persists in India despite recent demonetisation, although the use of non-cash substitutes has also risen. This paper presents new evidence on the impact of the shadow economy and informality on currency in circulation using an error-correction approach.
Lewis and Nguyen investigate the prevalence of violence around the time of elections in Indonesia, and the relationship with fiscal rents associated with revenue budgets.
Wage dispersion and productivity: Evidence from large and medium-scale manufacturing firms in Indonesia
Martha Primanthi presents her PhD research findings on how firms’ wage structures influence their productivity in Indonesia.
Paul Burke presents empirical evidence relevant to countries wishing to reduce their carbon dioxide emissions that carbon pricing plays a key role in tilting energy mixes in a low-carbon direction.
The PhD seminar (econ) explores the welfare effects of a hypothetical energy tax in Vietnam.