Archive for December, 2014

  • Summarised by Agnes Samosir Indonesian president lays out reform agenda. President Joko ‘Jokowi’ Widodo revealed his ambitious reform agenda for medium term on Thursday (18/12) this week. The agenda includes plans such as boosting economic growth, increasing domestic production, and improving fiscal balance. President Jokowi said he would implement a new […]

    News Summary: 13 – 19 Dec 2014

    Summarised by Agnes Samosir Indonesian president lays out reform agenda. President Joko ‘Jokowi’ Widodo revealed his ambitious reform agenda for medium term on Thursday (18/12) this week. The agenda includes plans such as boosting economic growth, increasing domestic production, and improving fiscal balance. President Jokowi said he would implement a new […]

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  • Summarised by Agnes Samosir  World Bank cuts Indonesia growth forecast. Economic slowdown will continue next year, according to the World Bank, and hence the Bank revised Indonesia growth forecast from 5.6 to 5.2 percent. The Washington-based multilateral bank also cut this year growth forecast to 5.1 percent from their previous […]

    News Summary: 6-12 Dec 2014

    Summarised by Agnes Samosir  World Bank cuts Indonesia growth forecast. Economic slowdown will continue next year, according to the World Bank, and hence the Bank revised Indonesia growth forecast from 5.6 to 5.2 percent. The Washington-based multilateral bank also cut this year growth forecast to 5.1 percent from their previous […]

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  • Edisi BIES kali ini diwarnai oleh pensiunnya Hal Hill secara formal dari universitas. Hal sering diasosiasikan dengan Indonesia Project di ANU sejak 1983. Ia adalah penyunting BIES pada periode 1990–98 dan juga secara singkat pada 2012. Sebagai penulis yang produktif, Hal seringkali diminta menjadi pembimbing oleh mahasiswa doktoral asal Indonesia. […]

    Apa yang baru dalam Bulletin of Indonesian Economic Studies edisi Desember 2014

    Edisi BIES kali ini diwarnai oleh pensiunnya Hal Hill secara formal dari universitas. Hal sering diasosiasikan dengan Indonesia Project di ANU sejak 1983. Ia adalah penyunting BIES pada periode 1990–98 dan juga secara singkat pada 2012. Sebagai penulis yang produktif, Hal seringkali diminta menjadi pembimbing oleh mahasiswa doktoral asal Indonesia. […]

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  • ANU Indonesia Project & SMERU Research Grants was featured in a story by Australia Plus. Titled ‘Kesempatan bagi peneliti di Indonesia untuk berkolaborasi dengan Australia’ (Chance for researchers in Indonesia to collaborate with Australian partners), it quoted Robert Sparrow, the grants’ convenor as saying, “This program can strengthen research network […]

    Cover story on Research Grants by Australia Plus

    ANU Indonesia Project & SMERU Research Grants was featured in a story by Australia Plus. Titled ‘Kesempatan bagi peneliti di Indonesia untuk berkolaborasi dengan Australia’ (Chance for researchers in Indonesia to collaborate with Australian partners), it quoted Robert Sparrow, the grants’ convenor as saying, “This program can strengthen research network […]

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  •   The Bulletin of Indonesian Economic Studies (BIES) Economic Dialogue and Forums are designed as invitations for Indonesian academics, policy makers, practitioners and researchers to discuss a selected paper published in the BIES each year. This year’s BIES paper selected was titled Family hardship and the growth of micro and […]

    BIES Economic Dialogue and Forums

      The Bulletin of Indonesian Economic Studies (BIES) Economic Dialogue and Forums are designed as invitations for Indonesian academics, policy makers, practitioners and researchers to discuss a selected paper published in the BIES each year. This year’s BIES paper selected was titled Family hardship and the growth of micro and […]

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  • By Pierre van der Eng This issue of BIES reflects on the retirement from university employment of one of its former editors, Hal Hill. Hal has been associated with the Indonesia Project at ANU since 1983, and was editor of the journal during 1990–98 and briefly in 2012. As a […]

    December 2014 issue of BIES now online

    By Pierre van der Eng This issue of BIES reflects on the retirement from university employment of one of its former editors, Hal Hill. Hal has been associated with the Indonesia Project at ANU since 1983, and was editor of the journal during 1990–98 and briefly in 2012. As a […]

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  •   ANU Indonesia Project (the Project) received a visit from the Indonesian Academy of Science (AIPI, Akademi Ilmu Pengetahuan Indonesia) on Tuesday 25 November 2014 . The Academy has just launched its Indonesian Science Agenda involving eight topics. The representatives were Professor Mayling Oey-Gardiner from AIPI advisory board and members […]

    Indonesian Academy of Science (AIPI) and ANU Indonesia Project are fostering new relationship

      ANU Indonesia Project (the Project) received a visit from the Indonesian Academy of Science (AIPI, Akademi Ilmu Pengetahuan Indonesia) on Tuesday 25 November 2014 . The Academy has just launched its Indonesian Science Agenda involving eight topics. The representatives were Professor Mayling Oey-Gardiner from AIPI advisory board and members […]

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  •   We bid farewells to Professor Hal Hill as he entered retirement years during a specially held gathering on 28 November 2014. A book written Hal Hill’s colleagues worldwide was launched during the send-off. Titled Trade, development and political economy in East Asia, the book was edited by Professor Prema-chandra […]

    A send-off for Professor Hal Hill as he enters retirement

      We bid farewells to Professor Hal Hill as he entered retirement years during a specially held gathering on 28 November 2014. A book written Hal Hill’s colleagues worldwide was launched during the send-off. Titled Trade, development and political economy in East Asia, the book was edited by Professor Prema-chandra […]

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  • Summarised by Agnes Samosir Government appointed new officials for posts; BKPM to be more investors friendly. President Joko ‘Jokowi’ Widodo this week inaugurated the newly appointed head of Investment Coordinating Board (BKPM) Franky Sibarani along with two other officials Nusron Wahid as the head of the Agency for the Placement and […]

    News Summary: 22 – 28 November 2014

    Summarised by Agnes Samosir Government appointed new officials for posts; BKPM to be more investors friendly. President Joko ‘Jokowi’ Widodo this week inaugurated the newly appointed head of Investment Coordinating Board (BKPM) Franky Sibarani along with two other officials Nusron Wahid as the head of the Agency for the Placement and […]

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