Mr. Arief Bustaman is a Lecturer and researcher at the Department of Economics, Padjadjaran University. He has been a researcher at CEDS since 2002. Mr. Bustaman earned his bachelor degree in Economics from Padjadjaran University, Indonesia (2002), his Masters degree in International Business, Economics from University of Wollongong, Australia (2004, 2006) Mr. Bustaman’s research interest is in the area of International trade & business, Industry, Public Private Partnership (PPP) and his recent research topic is on An Evaluation on Institution of Public Private Partnership (PPP) in Indonesia, Infrastructure spending and development outcomes in Indonesia: an econometric investigation, Competition in Indonesian steel industry, The Impact of Exchange Rate Volatility on Indonesia's Exports to the USA: An Application of ARDL Bounds Testing Procedure. Mr. Bustaman currently also Deputy Director for Research and Collaboration of Center for Economics & Development Studies (CEDS), Head of Trade and Industry Division of Indonesian Economist Association (ISEI), West Java.
- Ramayandi, Arief & Bustaman, Arief (2011), An Evaluation on Institution of Public Private Partnership (PPP) in Indonesia. In H. Handra, et.al, eds (2012). Regional Development and Finances: Challenges for Expanding and Financing Public Services. IRSA Book Series on Regional Development No. 10. Ch 7
- Bustaman, A and Jayanthakumaran, K., 2007, "The Impact of Exchange Rate Volatility on Indonesia's Export to the USA: An Application of ARDL Bounds Testing Approach", International Journal of Applied Business and Economic Research, vol. 5 (1), pp. 1-21.
- Bustaman, A and Budiono. 2006. "Perdagangan dan Bisnis Internasional Indonesia", in Kinerja dan Prospek Ekonomi Indonesia 2007. Padjadjaran University Press. ISBN: 978-979-730-871-1