Mubyarto Public Policy Forum

Picture of Professor MubyartoThe Faculty of Economics and Business at Gadjah Mada University, in cooperation with ANU Indonesia Project, holds an annual public policy forum series entitled the “Mubyarto Public Policy Forum”.The annual public policy forum series is in honour of Professor Mubyarto, a prominent economist at Gadjah Mada University, who was one of Indonesia’s most influential intellectuals on the issue of rural development between the 1960s and 1990s.The goal of this forum is to stimulate debates on key development policy issues in Indonesia, particularly on rural development topics, in comparison with other countries.

The main target groups are key policy makers in government agencies, international institutions (including donor agencies) and internationally oriented business leaders, as well as senior academics, economic researchers and post-graduate students.

ANU Indonesia Project together with the Faculty of Economics and Business, Gadjah Mada University have the pleasure in inviting you to:

The 2018 Mubyarto Public Policy Forum

Mubyarto panel. Rural development and inequality

by Professor Sri Adiningsih from Universitas Gadjah Mada and Kepala Dewan Pertimbangan Presiden. The panel will also consist of Professor Armida Alisjahbana from Universitas Padjadjaran and Dr Elan Satriawan from Universitas Gadjah Mada.

Public lecture. Value chain connectivity in Indonesia: the evolution of unbundlings

by Fukunari Kimura,  Chief Economist of Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA) and Professor, Keio University.

Recent developments in Indonesia

by Dr Denni Puspa Purbasari from Universitas Gadjah Mada.

Details for this event are as follow.

Date and time: Thursday 3 May 2018, 8.30–14.30 WIB
Venue: Ruang Kertanegara, Faculty of Economics and Business, Universitas Gadjah Mada

The Forum will end with lunch.

The Inaugural Mubyarto Public Policy Forum was held on 10 May 2017. Dr Muhamad Chatib Basri, Indonesian former Minister of Finance, delivered a public lecture titled Lesson learned from the 2013 Taper Tantrum, with Dr Denni Puspa Purbasari as discussant. Professor Boediono, former Vice President of Indonesia, delivered the Keynote Speech titled Beberapa catatan mengenai strategi pemerataan pembangunan. Also speaking in this panel were Professor Gunawan Sumodiningrat, Associate Professor Budy Resosudarmo and Dr Elan Satriawan.