Dionisius A. Narjoko

Dionisius A. Narjoko

POSITION


Senior Economist

Google Scholar Profile

EXPERTISE


Industrial Organisation, International Economics, including regional (ASEAN and East Asia) integration issues, Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) and Multinationals (MNEs), Industrialization in Indonesia and Southeast Asia, Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs), and Applied Econometrics.

EDUCATION


2006

Ph.D. in Economics, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia.

Ph.D. dissertation:

"Indonesian Manufacturing and the Economic Crisis of 1997/98".

The dissertation was awarded "The Ann Bates Postgraduate Prize for Indonesian Studies 2006". The Prize was awarded for the best thesis on a topic that was wholly or substantially about Indonesia.

Dissertation committee:

Supervisor: Professor Hal Hill.

Advisors: Professor Prema-chandra Athukorala and Dr Kelly Bird.

2003

Masters in Economics of Development, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia.

1998

BSc in Economics, Faculty of Economics, University of Indonesia.

EXPERIENCE


2009 - present

Economist,
Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia

June 2006 - March 2008

Researcher,
Department of Economics, Centre for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), Jakarta - Indonesia

November-December 2008

Visiting Researcher,

The International Centre for the Study of East Asian Development (ICSEAD), Kitakyushu, Japan.

February - August 2008

Economist,
The Secretariat of National Team for the Enhancement for Export and Investment (or Tim Nasional Peningkatan Ekspor dan Peningkatan Investment, or PEPI), Republic of Indonesia.

October - November 2007

Visiting Research Fellow,
Research School of Pacific and Asian Studies, The Australian National University,

Canberra, Australia

April - May 2006

Visiting Research Associate.

Institute of Southeast Asian Studies (ISEAS), Singapore.

2000-2001, and 2006 - 2008 Lecturer, Faculty of Economics, University of Indonesia.

PUBLICATIONS


Narjoko, D. T. Anas, and R. Herdiyanto (w2018; forthcoming), 'The Elusive Pursuit of Import Substitution in 21st Century of Indonesia', Asian Economic Papers, 17(1), pp.1-21.

Urata, S. and D. Narjoko, (2017), 'Trade and Inequality', in M. Helble, and J. Shepherd (eds.), Win-win: How International Trade Can Help Meet the Sustainable Development Goals. Tokyo: Asian Development Bank Institute, pp.175-204.

Lee, C., D. Narjoko and S. Oum (2017), 'Southeast Asian SMEs and Regional Economic Integration', Journal of Southeast Asian Economies, 34(1), pp.1-3.

Hahn, C. H., K. Ito and D. Narjoko (2016), 'Exporting and Upgrading of Product Portfolio: Evidence from Korea, Japan, and Indonesia', Asian Economic Journal, 30(4), pp.349-73.

Harvie, C., D. Narjoko, and S. Oum (2015), Economic Integration in East Asia: Production Networks and Small and Medium Enterprises (Routledge-ERIA Studies in Development Economics). London: Routledge.

Narjoko, D. and C.T. Putra (2015), 'Industrialization, Globalization, and Labor Market Regime in Indonesia', Journal of the Asia Pacific Economy, 20(1), pp.57-76.

Lee, C. and D. Narjoko (2015), 'Escaping the Middle-Income Trap in Southeast Asia: Micro Evidence on Innovation, Productivity and Globalization', Asian Economic Policy Review, 10(1), pp.124-47.

Narjoko, D. (2014), 'Did Better Firms Enter the Indonesian Manufacturing Sector after the 1997-98 Crisis?', Bulletin of Indonesian Economic Studies, 50(3), pp.371-91.

Thangavelu, S.M. and D. Narjoko (2014), 'Human Capital, FTAs and Foreign Direct Investment Flows into ASEAN ', Journal of Asian Economics, 35(Special Issue on the ASEAN Economic Community), pp.65-76.

Ramstetter, E.D. and D. Narjoko (2014), 'Ownership and Energy Efficiency in Indonesian Manufacturing', Bulletin of Indonesian Economic Studies, 50(2), pp.255-76.

Narjoko, D. and S. Rahardja (2014), 'Indonesian Manufacturing Sector: Searching for Identity Amidst a Challenging Environment', in A. Nasution (ed.), Macroeconomic Policies in Indonesia: Indonesia Economy since the Asian Financial Crisis of 1997. London: Routledge.

Ramstetter, E.D, S.B.H. Ahmad, A. Kohpaiboon and D. Narjoko (2013), 'MNEs and Energy Efficiency in Southeast Asian Manufacturing', Asian Economic Papers, 12(3), pp.120-47.

Aswicahyono, H, H. Hill and D. Narjoko (2013), 'Indonesian industrialization: A latecomer adjusting to crises', in Adam Szirmai, Wim Naude, and Ludovico Alcorta (eds.), Pathways to Industrialization in the Twenty-First Century: New Challenges and Emerging Paradigms, Oxford University Press, UK, pp. 193-222.

Narjoko, D. (2013), 'Why Indonesia Needs to Drive Integration', East Asia Forum Quarterly, 5(4), pp.14-15 (available online at http://press.anu.edu.au?p=269271)

Aswicahyono, H., H. Hill and D. Narjoko, (2012), 'Industrialization: Patterns, Issues, and Constraints', in H. Hill, M.E. Khan and J. Zhuang (eds.), Diagnosing the Indonesian Economy: Toward Inclusive and Green Growth. London: Anthem Press, pp.183-226.

Intal Jr. Ponciano, D. Narjoko and Y. Fukunaga (2012), 'Mid-Term Review of the Implementation of AEC Blueprint: Executive Summary. Jakarta: ERIA.

Narjoko, D. (2012), 'Policy Reforms, Firm Entry and Labour Productivity Change: Learning from Vietnamese Manufacturing', in S. Urata, C.H. Hahn and D. Narjoko (eds.), Economic Consequences of Liberalization: Evidence from East Asia (Routledge-ERIA Studies in Development Economics). London: Routledge, pp.103-126.

Intal Jr., P., D. Narjoko, and M. Simorangkir (2011), ERIA Study to Further Improve the ASEAN Economic Scorecard Phase II: Toward a More Effective ASEAN Community Scorecard Monitoring System and Mechanism. mimeo Jakarta: Economic Institute for ASEAN and East Asia.

Aswicahyono, H., H. Hill and D. Narjoko, (2011), 'Indonesian Industrialisation: Jobless Growth?', in C. Manning and S. Sumarto (eds.), Employment, Living Standards and Poverty in Contemporary Indonesia. Singapore: Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, pp.183-226.

Narjoko, D. (2011), 'International Production Network and Trade Liberalization: a Literature Review' in D. Narjoko and M. Pasha (eds.), Fighting Irrelevance: the Role of Regional Trade Agreements in International Production Networks in Asia. Bangkok: United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP), pp. 5-38.

Aswicahyono, H., H. Hill and D. Narjoko (2011), 'Industrialisation after a Deep Economic Crisis: Indonesia', Journal of Development Studies, 46(6), pp.1084-1108.

Soesastro, H., D. Narjoko and H. Aswicahyono (2009), 'Economic Reforms in Indonesia after the Economic Crisis', in P. Dee (ed.), Institutions for Economic Reform in Asia. New York: Routledge, pp.106-20.

Narjoko, D., P. Kartika and T. Wicaksono (2009), 'Narrowing the Development Gap in ASEAN', in M. Plummer and C. S. Yue (eds.), Realizing the ASEAN Economic Community: A Comprehensive Assessment. Singapore: Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, pp.116-41.

Narjoko, D. and H. Hill (2008), 'Winners and Losers during a Deep Economic Crisis: Firm-level Evidence from Indonesian Manufacturing', Asian Economic Journal, 21(4), pp.343-68.

"The Determinants of Industrial Agglomeration in Indonesia", in Ariff, M. (ed.), Analyses of Industrial Agglomeration, Production Network, and FDI Promotion. ERIA Research Project Report No. 3, 2007.

Narjoko, D. and F. Jotzo (2007), 'Survey of Recent Development", Bulletin of Indonesian Economic Studies, 43(2). pp.143-69.

"Indonesia and Market Access Negotiations: Benefits and Costs", Trade Support Program, 2007.

"Daya Saing Industri Elektronik Indonesia Pasca Krisis Ekonomi 1997-1998" (with Carlos Mangunsong), Analisis CSIS, 35(3).

Narjoko, D. and P. D. Amri (2007), 'Narrowing the Developmental Gap between the ASEAN Member Countries: The Perspective of Indonesia," ASEAN Economic Bulletin, 24(1), pp.45-71.

Aswicahyono, H., T. Anas and D. Narjoko (2004), 'Internet Providers: An Industry Study', P. Drysdale (ed.), The New Economy in East Asia and the Pacific. London: Routledge, pp.226-44.

Pangestu, M., H. Aswicahyono, T. Anas and D. Narjoko (2002), 'The Evolution of Competition Policy in Indonesia', Review of Industrial Organization, 21(2), pp.205-24.

Aswicahyono, H., T. Anas and D. Narjoko (2001), 'The Source of Market Performance in Indonesia's Manufacturing Industry', Indonesian Quarterly, 29(1), pp.31-42.

ARTICLES/WORKSIN PROGRESS


"Market Destination Factor in Exporting: Evidence from the Indonesian Manufacturing", a joint work with Chandra Tri Putra (The Australian National University, Australia).

"From Production Pioneers to Export Pioneers", a joint work with Chin Hee Hahn (Gachon University, Korea) and Kazunobu Hayakawa (Institute of Developing Economies, Japan).

"FTA Utilization in Indonesia", a joint work with Teguh Yudo Wicaksono (Presisi Indonesia, Indonesia) and Dandy Rafitrandi (Centre for Strategic and International Studies, Indonesia).

"Impact of FTA on Economic Structure: an Analysis using Input-Output Table for the Indonesian Economy", a joint work with Carlos Mangunsong (University of Indonesia/Presisi Indonesia, Indonesia).

"Geographical Linkage between Plants in Indonesian Manufacturing", a joint work with Titik Anas (Presisi Indonesia, Indonesia) and Miryana Vinka (Presisi Indonesia, Indonesia).

"Wage Differential between Foreign Multinationals and Private Plants and Worker Education in Indonesian Manufacturing", a joint work with Eric Ramstetter (Asian Growth Research Institute, Japan). This paper was submitted for consideration of a publication with the Bulletin of Indonesian Economic Studies.

"Revisiting How Globalization Affects Wage Skill Premium in Indonesian Manufacturing", a joint work with Sadayuki Takii (Seinan Gakuin University, Japan). This paper was submitted for consideration of a publication with the Asian Economic Papers.

OTHER ACADEMIC AND PROFESIONAL ACTIVITIES


2012 - present

Member of the Editorial Board of the Jurnal Ekonomi Pembangunan Indonesia (JEPI), academic journal of the Department of Economics, Faculty of Economics, University of Indonesia.

ACADEMIC AWARDS


2006 "The Ann Bates Postgraduate Prize for Indonesian Studies 2006". The Prize was awarded for the best thesis on a topic that was wholly or substantially about Indonesia.
2001 Australian Development Scholarship, AusAID.
1998 Australia-IMF Scholarship, International Monetary Fund.

OP-EDS


Globalisation and Wage Inequality

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