Introduction from Prof. Rina Indiastuti on Regional Economic Competitiveness Forum (Forum Daya Saing Ekonomi Daerah)
Regional Economic Competitiveness Forum (RECF) is a forum consisting of economists who have concern on increasing the regional competitiveness in Indonesian economy.This Forum has a specialization only in discussing the competitiveness of Industrial and banking sectors. This Forum holds some research projects based on the collaboration with stakeholders such as regional government agencies, Bappenas, Business Actors, and Central Bank of Indonesia. This Forum has a Monthly News Series discussing some new issues related to the regional competitiveness. This Forum will give a recommendation to the policy makers related to the improvement of the competitiveness, especially in facing the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC).