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Export competitiveness in Indonesia's manufacturing sector (English)

The Indonesian manufacturing sector experienced a 'lost decade' in the aftermath of the Asian financial crisis. While many believe that the sector is now in inexorable decline, this note argues that there may be a 'second chance' for export manufacturing, given Indonesia's relative cost competitiveness, the rapidly growing domestic market, and the opportunities of integrating into value chains facilitated by new regional growth poles. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 73123 SEP 01, 2012


Constraints on productivity and investment in Indonesia's manufacturing sector : survey-based analysis of business constraints (English)

Well-functioning markets, adequate infrastructure and simple and clearly defined regulations are some of the characteristics of a growth-enhancing business climate. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 73125 SEP 01, 2012

Ing, Lili Yan; Varela, Gonzalo Disclosed

Agglomeration and manufacturing activities in Indonesia (English)

The importance of the agglomeration process in facilitating growth and productivity increases in Indonesia's manufacturing sector cannot be ignored. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 73127 SEP 01, 2012

Rahardja, Sjamsu; Kuncoro, Ari Disclosed

Why the manufacturing sector still matters for growth and development in Indonesia (English)

Is Indonesia's manufacturing sector still relevant for growth and development? As a result of the last boom in global commodity prices between 2003 and 2008, resources in Indonesia shifted towards commodities and resource-based manufacturing as these sectors seemed to promise higher returns on investment. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 73122 SEP 01, 2012

Rahardja, Sjamsu; Winkler, Deborah; Varela, G.; Ing, Lili Yan Disclosed

How the macroeconomic environment and investment climate have affected the manufacturing sector (English)

The performance of Indonesia's manufacturing sector has lagged over the past decade. This is seen in the decline in growth after the Asian financial crisis, by the sector's decline relative to other sectors within the economy, and relative to countries in the region. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 73124 SEP 01, 2012

Varela, Gonzalo; Ghosh, Swati; Rahardha, Sjamsu Disclosed

Productivity performance in Indonesia's manufacturing sector (English)

Relying on firm-level data from Statistik Industri this note analyzes the evolution of productivity dynamics of Indonesian firms over the past 20 years (1990-2009). ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 73126 SEP 01, 2012

Javorcik, Beata; Fitriani, Fitria; Iacovone, Leonardo Disclosed