The Impact Of Technological Adoption Among Indonesian Vegetable Farmers
Agricultural extension and farmer education programs are key policy
instruments for governments seeking to improve the productivity of
agriculture while protecting the environment. Accordingly, there is
great interest in the impact on farmers of such public investments and
in their financial viability. In recent years, a number of development
agencies have promoted farmer field schools (FFS) as a more effective
approach to extend science-based knowledge and practices to farmers.
typical FFS approach educates farmer participants on agro-ecosystems
analysis, or what can be more generally described as integrated crop and
pest management (ICPM), as it includes practical aspects of i.e. plant
health, water management, climatic variability, weed density, disease
surveillance, as well as observation and collection of insect pests and
beneficial organism. Studies suggest that the information contained in
the training program could, if property applied, lead to improved farm
practices and productivity.
Pertumbuhan Ekonomi dan Utang Pemerintah Daerah di Indonesia
Pembangunan daerah membutuhkan serangkaian upaya yang sangat besar untuk
menata dan mengembalikan sumberdaya yang ada di daerah agar dapat
digunakan sebesar-besarnya bagi peningkatan kesejahteraan masyarakat
yang ada di daerah. Kebijakan fiskal yang dilaksanakan oleh pemerintah
daerah seringkali menghadapi berbagai kendala dalam upaya menciptakan
tambahan peningkatan kesejahteraan masyarakat yang lebih baik.
Appreciation and Impact of Local Government (LG) Implementing The Governance for Development Tourism in The Area
Advanced in Tourism in the area is determined by the commitment of the
local government (provincial government, municipal government, local
government) in the development of tourism. For local governments that
have run commitment to the development of tourism in the region given
the award or appreciation of the private sector, namely Travel Club
Kajian Penyusunan Indeks Gini di Kab.Sumedang
Kabupaten Sumedang sebagai salah satu daerah strategis dalam jalur
mobilisasi dan memiliki sumber daya potensial memegang peran penting
dalam pembangunan, khususnya pembangunan Propinsi Jawa Barat. Saat ini
Kabupaten Sumedang disamping merupakan salah satu penyumbang Sektor
Pertanian bagi perekonomian Jawa Barat, juga merupakan lokasi berbagai
perguruan tinggi terkemuka sebagai tempat investasi sumber daya manusia.
Between Subjective and Actual Economic Standing in Determining Risk Aversion and Impatience
A fundamental question in development economics is the extent to which
economic success is linked to basic features of human preferences. If
people are extremely averse to financial risk, they may be reluctant to
create businesses that may have inherently risky cash flows. If people
are impatient, they may be reluctant to invest and educate their
Penyusunan Masterplan Pembangunan Ekonomi Daerah Lebak
Kabupaten Lebak merupakan salah satu Kabupaten tertinggal yang masih
perlu diberikan stimulus untuk pembangunan perekonomian. Masih banyak
masalah prioritas pembangunan yang perlu diatasi berupa pembangunaan
infrastuktur, pembangunaan sektor produktif, Pembangunan lingkungan,
Wilayah Tata Ruang, Pengembangan Ekonomi Lokal dan aspek regulasi
Evaluasi PD Kebersihan Kota Bandung
Sampah merupakan salah satu masalah penting yang harus segera
ditanggulangi oleh seluruh pemerintah kota di Indonesia, tidak
terkecuali Pemerintah Kota (Pemkot) Bandung. Khusus untuk Kota Bandung,
pengelolaan sampahnya saat ini diserahkan kepada PD Kebersihan, hal ini
berbeda dengan kota/kabupaten lainnya di Indonesia, dimana pengelolaan
sampahnya di atur oleh sebuah Kantor Dinas.
Indonesian Quarterly Macroeconometric Model for Forecasting and Policies
Using quarterly data of the Indonesian economy, we develop a
macroenometric model designed for forecasting and policy simulations. It
is based on a standard Keynesian model with the following special
Development in Education and Health Sectors: Are the Poor Catching up?
We use The National Socioeconomic Survey (SUSENAS) data from 1992 to
2012, to describe the condition of education development in Indonesia
before and after the Reform Era. Historical data on education of
Indonesia shows that this country has made a remarkable achievement in
education development, which is indicated by a significant improvement
on several education indicators. However, 1997-1998 Asian crisis is
believed had slowed down the development of education sector in
Labor Market Development: Has It been for All?
This paper look at the long-run evolution of various labor market
indicators in Indonesia over the period of 1992 to 2012 using the
National Socioeconomic Survey (SUSENAS) data to describe the development
before and after the reform era. Four indicators are used in this study
to measure the labor market performance, which are formality
rate,working poor rate, not in employment and education rate and child
Poverty and Inequality Pre and Post Reformasi-era:A Comparative Assessment
Using a long series of household level survey data and more information
on regional variation in the poor's living cost and inflation, we
estimated the proportion of people living below 2005 PPP $2 a day. We
found that for the period of 1990 to 2012, the $2 poverty incidence has
been declining at an average rate of 2.2% per year leaving only 36.5% in
Defining and measuring macro-economic thresholds level for Indonesia
Key Monitoring Indicators (KMI) contains many macro economy variables that can only monitored daily, monthly or quarterly.
Infrastructure spending and development outcomes in Indonesia: an econometric investigation
Infrastructure holds a very important and vital role in the economy. Where, infrastructure such as transportation, communication and energy determine how fast the economy can grow.
Competition in Indonesian steel industry
Steel industry is one among the top 10 industries to support Indonesian economic growth. From the supply side, the production of the steel industry is still left behind by Malaysian and Thailand. And from the demand side, both countries has a significant improvement during 1998 to 2006.
The potential of Islamic microfinance in West Java, Indonesia
BMT existences can not be separated from the activities of micro, small and medium enterprises. Noer Soetrisno, Deputy Ministry Of Cooperations and SMEs, explaining though proved to be economic support Indonesia in times of crisis, the role of BMT in contributing to the economic wheels moving, very real.
Competition in Indonesia's fast-moving consumers goods industry
Trade sector is an important sector that contribute to the Indonesian economy. In the global context, Indonesia is one of the market that has big potential. It contribution to the GDP is second the largest after transportation and communication sector.
East Asian Free Trade and its implication on Indonesia
The creation of Regional Trade Agreements (RTAs) and Free Trade Areas (FTAs) shows a significant increasing trend since 1990. This trend of RTAs/FTAs creation also occurs in East Asia region.
The Economic implication of deforestation moratorium in Indonesia: A general equilibrium investigation
To analyze the implication of deforestation moratorium, this study used IRSA-Indonesia 5 model. As an Interregional CGE model, IRSA-Indonesia 5 contains of 5 regions which are Sumatra, Jawa-Bali, Kalimantan, Sulawesi and Eastern Indonesia.
Modeling the linkage between climate change mitigation and economic development
The economy will not run without energy. Indonesia had made the energy sector as one of the driving source of the economy with an abundance of oil. The early 21st century Indonesia experienced an energy crisis and became a net importer of oil.
Projecting government's natural resources revenue: The case of Indonesia
May 2010, MoF delivered an annual speech on 2011 plan of Central Government Budget in DPR. In the speech, MoF projected that Non Tax Revenue, PNBP, item will experience a decrease in the revenue.