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Research Associate

Pyan Amin Muchtar

Research Associate

Pyan has been working in ERIA as a Research Associate since August 2020. He holds a Bachelor's degree in Economics from Universitas Indonesia in 2016 and a Master’s degree in Economics from University of Amsterdam in 2020. He is currently involved in a study of Global Value Chain (GVC) among ASEAN countries.

Prior to joining ERIA, he worked as a junior research associate in the Institute for Economic and Social Research and as a consultant at the Worldbank. He participated in a wide range of research and policy engagement projects on financial inclusion, digital economy, national health insurance, and disaster resilience.

Research Interests

  • Behavioral economics
  • Experimental economics
  • Development economics


2018-2019Master of Science in Economics, Universiteit van Amsterdam
2012-2016 Bachelor of Science in Economics, Universitas Indonesia


2019-2020Research associate, Nudgeplus
2016-2020Research assistant, Junior research associate, Institute for Economic and Social Research – Universitas Indonesia
2018Short term consultant, World Bank

Publications (selected)

  • Oktaviani, Y., K. Rangkuti, P. Muchtar, (2018) Financial solutions for biodiversity in contributing to the economic development in Indonesia. E3S Web of Conferences 74, 01007. EDP Sciences
  • Nuryakin, C., P. Sastiono, P. Muchtar, (2017) Financial Inclusion through Digital Financial Services and Branchless Banking: Inclusiveness, Challenges and Opportunities. LPEM-FEBUI Working Paper 008, June 2017
  • Muchtar, P., C. Nuryakin, (2016) Contract stability and farmer characteristics of contract chili farming. Proceedings of The Asia-Pacific Research In Social Sciences and Humanities, November 2016

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