Archive for June, 2015

  • 2015 Hadi Soesastro Policy Forum   This is the third year the Hadi Soesastro Policy Forum has been held. Jointly organised by the Centre for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) and ANU Indonesia Project, the event, held at the CSIS Auditorium in the Pakarti Building, Jakarta, was opened by Professor […]

    2015 Hadi Soesastro Policy Forum, Book Launch in Yogyakarta & Public Lecture in Surabaya

    2015 Hadi Soesastro Policy Forum   This is the third year the Hadi Soesastro Policy Forum has been held. Jointly organised by the Centre for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) and ANU Indonesia Project, the event, held at the CSIS Auditorium in the Pakarti Building, Jakarta, was opened by Professor […]

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  • I visited Indonesia from 24 January to 1 March 2015 to conduct fieldwork, meet Indonesian and expatriate researchers and policy-makers, present my research to a wide variety of audiences, and learn about Indonesian language, culture, and society. This research, which is almost complete, provides the first systematic empirical investigation of […]

    Ryan Edward’s research visit to Indonesia

    I visited Indonesia from 24 January to 1 March 2015 to conduct fieldwork, meet Indonesian and expatriate researchers and policy-makers, present my research to a wide variety of audiences, and learn about Indonesian language, culture, and society. This research, which is almost complete, provides the first systematic empirical investigation of […]

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  •   The Forum Kajian Pembangunan (FKP) was instrumental in staging a couple of important events this semester, namely the 2015 FKP Roadshow in March and the 9th Sadli Lecture in April. In June 2015, the FKP was hosted by the CSIS, and included the Hadi Soesastro Policy Forum, the Update […]

    Forum Kajian Pembangunan (FKP) in the first semester of 2015

      The Forum Kajian Pembangunan (FKP) was instrumental in staging a couple of important events this semester, namely the 2015 FKP Roadshow in March and the 9th Sadli Lecture in April. In June 2015, the FKP was hosted by the CSIS, and included the Hadi Soesastro Policy Forum, the Update […]

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  •   There were 12 Indonesia Study Group seminars held in the first half of 2015. Topics covered included Indonesia’s policymakers’ chronic obsession with the Current Account Deficit, Indonesia’s foreign policy and the South China Sea, two Surveys of recent developments, one in January and one in May, reforming the Indonesian […]

    Indonesia Study Group (ISG) in the first semester of 2015

      There were 12 Indonesia Study Group seminars held in the first half of 2015. Topics covered included Indonesia’s policymakers’ chronic obsession with the Current Account Deficit, Indonesia’s foreign policy and the South China Sea, two Surveys of recent developments, one in January and one in May, reforming the Indonesian […]

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  • Reported by Bayu Tegar Perkasa “The number of persons with disabilities (PWDs) reflects an opportunity to boost the Indonesian economic performance only if we are able to push involve them in to economic activity,” said Alin Halimatussadiah, speaker of second FKP hosted by LPEM in April 2015. After exploring various […]

    FKP 15 April 2015: Persons with Disabilities and Labor Force in Indonesia

    Reported by Bayu Tegar Perkasa “The number of persons with disabilities (PWDs) reflects an opportunity to boost the Indonesian economic performance only if we are able to push involve them in to economic activity,” said Alin Halimatussadiah, speaker of second FKP hosted by LPEM in April 2015. After exploring various […]

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  • Summarised by Agnes HT Samosir New policies to revive the economy. Indonesian minister of finance, Bambang Brodjonegoro, has introduced new fiscal policies to spur economic growth. First, he relaxed the requirements for corporate tax allowances for companies with large investments, which contribute significantly to exports, create jobs and include local […]

    News Summary — 6-12 June 2015

    Summarised by Agnes HT Samosir New policies to revive the economy. Indonesian minister of finance, Bambang Brodjonegoro, has introduced new fiscal policies to spur economic growth. First, he relaxed the requirements for corporate tax allowances for companies with large investments, which contribute significantly to exports, create jobs and include local […]

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  • Summarised by Agnes HT Samosir Statistics update: Inflation to rise again in May. The May inflation was 0.5 percent, based on the data released by the Central Statistics Agency (BPS). The trigger was the increase of price in all categories of good but notably in the price of staple food category, […]

    News Summary — 30 May-5 June 2015

    Summarised by Agnes HT Samosir Statistics update: Inflation to rise again in May. The May inflation was 0.5 percent, based on the data released by the Central Statistics Agency (BPS). The trigger was the increase of price in all categories of good but notably in the price of staple food category, […]

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  • Sarah (Xue) Dong joined ANU Indonesia Project in early December 2014. Sarah is a research fellow with the Arndt-Corden Department of Economics at the Crawford School of Public Policy of the Australian National University. She obtained her PhD in Economics from the University of Western Ontario in 2014. Her research […]

    Living in Indonesia – a researcher note

    Sarah (Xue) Dong joined ANU Indonesia Project in early December 2014. Sarah is a research fellow with the Arndt-Corden Department of Economics at the Crawford School of Public Policy of the Australian National University. She obtained her PhD in Economics from the University of Western Ontario in 2014. Her research […]

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  • ANU Indonesia Project hosted four visitors during the first semester of 2015. Below is the list: Yose Riza Damuri, from the Centre for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), visited the Project from 25-31 January to complete the ‘Survey of Recent Developments’ for the April edition of the Bulletin of Indonesian […]

    ANU Indonesia Project Visiting Fellows, January-June 2015

    ANU Indonesia Project hosted four visitors during the first semester of 2015. Below is the list: Yose Riza Damuri, from the Centre for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), visited the Project from 25-31 January to complete the ‘Survey of Recent Developments’ for the April edition of the Bulletin of Indonesian […]

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  • On 29 May 2015, Professor Hal Hill and Dr Arianto Patunru gave a lecture on the Indonesian economy and trade policy to a group of senior diplomats from Indonesia who visited Canberra as part of their advanced training program (Sesparlu). The event was organised by the Australian-Indonesia Center and ANU. […]

    More on ANU Indonesia Project’s public engagements, January-June

    On 29 May 2015, Professor Hal Hill and Dr Arianto Patunru gave a lecture on the Indonesian economy and trade policy to a group of senior diplomats from Indonesia who visited Canberra as part of their advanced training program (Sesparlu). The event was organised by the Australian-Indonesia Center and ANU. […]

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