Browse by Author "Habir, Manggi Taruna"

  • COVID-19’s Impact on Indonesia’s Economy and Financial Markets 

    Habir, Manggi Taruna; Wardana, Wisnu (ISEAS Yusof Ishak Institute, 2020-12-15)
    On September 10, 2020, Jakarta Governor Anies Baswedan announced his intention to retighten social distancing measures (PSBB) as a response to rising covid-19 infections. As a result, Indonesia’s stock market index (JCI) tumbled by more than 5%, ...
  • Indonesia’s First Sovereign Wealth Fund (INA): Opportunities and Challenges 

    Habir, Manggi Taruna (ISEAS Yusof Ishak Institute, 2021-05-05)
    This essay seeks to explain the origins, goals, organisation and operational challenges of INA. It traces the events leading up to its establishment, and follows that up with a discussion of INA’s objectives, organisation, and governance structure. The ...
  • The Pandemic’s Benefits for Indonesia’s Fintech Sector 

    Habir, Manggi Taruna (ISEAS Yusof Ishak Institute, 2021-07-28)
    It has been a year since the Covid-19 pandemic began ravaging the Indonesian economy. The economy contracted, company activity ceased, and some firms have been forced to close. In the financial industry, banks severely curtailed lending as they tightened ...