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Budy P Resosudarmo

Professor, Arndt-Corden Department of Economics; Deputy Head, Poverty and Inequality Research Centre; Researcher, Indonesia Project


BSc (Electrical, ITB), MSc (OR, Delaware), PhD (DevEcon, Cornell)

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Budy P. Resosudarmo is a developmental and environmental economist working on the economy-wide impact of economic and environmental policies on local economies, household incomes, human development and the environment, and investigating the political economy of natural resource utilisation. He is also interested in research assessment using impact evaluation, spatial and inter-regional modelling techniques. He currently collaborates with several Indonesian research institutes, researching various developmental and environmental issues in Indonesia, particularly in Eastern Indonesia.

Budy is a member of the Council of the Regional Science Association International, member of the Director Board of the East Asian Association of Environmental and Resource Economics (EAAERE) and member of the Advisory Committee of the Economy and Environment Institute-Indonesia (EEI-Indonesia).

Career highlights

President of Regional Science Association International (2017-2018), Head of the ANU Indonesia Project (2011-2017); President of the Pacific Regional Science Conference Organization (PRSCO) (2013-2015); Indonesia Senior Practitioner Fellow at the John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University (2015); Vice President of the East Asian Association of Environmental and Resource Economics (EAAERE) (2012-2015); Vice President, Indonesian Regional Science Association (IRSA) (2009-2017); Researcher at the Agency for the Assessment and Application of Technology (1996-2001); lecturer at the Graduate Program in Economics, Faculty of Economics-University of Indonesia (1997-2001); Fulbright visiting fellow at the J.F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University (2001); postdoctoral associate at the Community Development and Applied Economics, University of Vermont (1998-1999).

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Research interests

  • Development Economics
  • Resource and Environmental Economics
  • Regional Science
  • Agricultural Economics
  • Public Policy
  • Inter-regional Modelling.


  • IDEC8031 Development and Environmental Planning in Developing Economies.
  • IDEC8028 The Microeconomics of Development.

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