Q&A with Indonesia’s leading Economist and former Minister Mari Pangestu

Mari Pangestu

Professor Mari Pangestu from the University of Indonesia and Indonesia’s former Minister will be co-convening the 2017 Indonesia Update on Globalisation, nationalism and sovereignty.

Below is the Q&A session she had with The Asia Foundation in San Francisco as a 2016 Chang-Lin Tien Distinguished Visiting Fellow. In Asia editor Alma Freeman sat down with her to discuss trade, Indonesia’s infrastructure challenges, the “Beyond Bali” strategy, lessons from Silicon Valley and thoughts on minority issues as the first woman Chinese Indonesian to hold a cabinet position in Indonesia.

Read the interview here.