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The political economy of "Indonesia 2045 vision"

Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics

Event details

Public Lecture

Date & time

Monday 13 November 2023
4.30pm–6.30pm

Venue

Molonglo Theatre , Level 2, JG Crawford Building 132, Lennox Crossing, ANU

Speaker

Dr Muhamad Chatib Basri

Contacts

Kathryn Whitney

Lecture by Dr Chatib Basri, President Commissioner PT Bank Mandiri and former Finance Minister of the Republic of Indonesia.

The Australian National University Arndt-Corden Department of Economics and Indonesia Project are excited to announce a public lecture by Dr Muhamad Chatib Basri.

Dr Steven Kennedy PSM, Secretary to the Australian Treasury, will chair and give a brief comment.

The event will begin with light refreshments from 4:30pm, followed by the lecture from 5pm. Registrations are essential.

About the speaker

Dr Muhamad Chatib Basri is Indonesia’s former Minister of Finance (May 2013 - October 2014). Previously he was the Chairman of Investment Coordinating Board of the Republic of Indonesia 2012-2013.

He served as a Vice Chairman of the National Economic Committee of the President of the Republic of Indonesia (2010-2012). Dr Basri teaches at the Department of Economics, Universitas Indonesia. He co-founded CReco Research Institute, a Jakarta based economic consulting firm in 2010.

He is an independent member of the Asia Pacific Regional Advisory Group of the International Monetary Fund (IMF)-comprising nine prominent experts in Asia Pacific. He was a member of the High Level Trade Experts Group co-chaired by Jagdish Bhagwati and Peter Sutherland. He has also acted as a consultant for the World Bank, the Asian Development Bank (ADB), the USAID, AUSAID, OECD and UNCTAD.

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