August 20, 2018
Maritime Infrastructure and Regional Development in Indonesia
|Release Date:||July 2018|
|Editor(s):||Noldy Tuerah, Joy E. Tulung, Hizkia H.D. Tasik, Alin Halimatussadiah, Djoni Hartono and Budy P. Resosudarmo|
|Publisher:||Brawijaya University Press (UB-Press)|
|Series:||IRSA Book Series on Regional Development No. 16|
|Price:||IDR 100,000 (USD 10)|
The current President of Indonesia, Jokowi, has expressed his desire for Indonesia to become a strong maritime country. His vision is for maritime transportation, infrastructure and economic activities to become the backbone of Indonesian economy. The challenges to achieve this goal, however, are immense. Based on the World Economic Forum’s Global Competitive Report for 2013/2014, Indonesia’s infrastructure and connectivity ranked 61 out of 149. This book addresses problems related to Indonesia’s maritime infrastructure and regional development through deeper analysis of local, regional and national perspectives and offers solutions.