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China-Japan-Korea (CJK)’s FTA Strategy towards ASEAN Countries: A Game Theoretical Approach

Fithra Faisal Hastiadi This paper analyzes the FTA strategies of China, Japan and Korea (CJK) toward ASEAN countries using a three-player game. It explores...   Baca Selengkapnya

Reducing Fuel Subsidies and the Implication on Fiscal Balance and Poverty in Indonesia: A Simulation Analysis

Teguh Dartanto An increase in world oil prices has forced the government of Indonesia to run a larger budget deficit to finance energy subsidies....   Baca Selengkapnya

Civil Service Reform in Indonesia: Culture and Institution Issues

Prijono Tjiptoherijanto In adapting to the globalization era, the Indonesian government has to improve the structure of its bureaucracy, both in terms of enhancing...   Baca Selengkapnya

Regionalism in East Asia: The Way Forward

Fithra Faisal Hastiadi For the past few years, regionalism has been progressing in East Asia with the likes of China, Japan, and Korea (CJK)...   Baca Selengkapnya

Good Governance : The "Storybook Children"

Prijono Tjiptoherijanto Good governance is an important issue over the last two decades. The concept of ’good governance’ has some of the following effective...   Baca Selengkapnya

A Theoretical and Empirical Investigation of the Application of an Endogenous Poverty Line and Its Relationship with the Poverty Impact of Policy Reforms

Teguh Dartanto This research aims to theoretically and empirically investigate the difference of poverty outcome between applying a fixed and an endogenous poverty line....   Baca Selengkapnya

Explaining the Twin Crises in Indonesia

Rahmatina A. Kasri The co-existence of the ‘twin’ banking and currency crises in emerging market economies has raised concerns regarding the underlying causes and...   Baca Selengkapnya

Civil Service Reforms in Thailand: Political Control and Corruption

Prijono Tjiptoherijanto After the 1973 student demonstration marked a changing in Thai political history. The principle of Weberian bureaucracy such as political neutrality becomes...   Baca Selengkapnya

Civil Service Reform in The Philippines: Building Strong Governance

Prijono Tjiptoherijanto The connection between administrative reform and civil society, was an issue on the agenda of the New Public Management (NPM) in the...   Baca Selengkapnya

The 2008 Corporate Income Tax Reform and Its Contribution to Poverty Reduction in Indonesia

Teguh Dartanto The CIT reform enacted by Law No.36 of 2008 cuts maximum tax rates from 30 per cent to 25 per cent and...   Baca Selengkapnya