Institute for Economic and Social Research – Faculty of Economics and Business, University of Indonesia, or better known as LPEM FEB UI, is a research institute under the Faculty of Economics and Business, University of Indonesia, and the largest community of academic researchers at the University of Indonesia. For more than 60 years, LPEM FEB UI has become one of Indonesia’s leading educational institutions, which plays an essential role in contributing ideas through research, consulting, and education.
During its development, LPEM FEB UI has played an important role in research and educational activities. Most of its activities are collaboration with public or private entities, both within and outside the country. Government agencies or privates and foreign institutions who have become clients of LPEM FEB UI for research activities namely: Bank Indonesia, Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources, Ministry of Trade, Ministry of Industry, Toyota Astra Motor, Sucofindo, MEDCO Group, Indosat, Indonesia Media , Surveyor Indonesia, The World Bank, Asian Development Bank (ADB), International Monetary Fund (IMF), The Asia Fundation, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), the Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA), United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the International Labour Organization (ILO), the World Trade Organization (WTO), United Nations Children’s Fund of Fund (UNICEF), and United States Agency for International Development (USAID). As for education trainings, LPEM have several clients that include: The National Development Planning Agency (Bappenas), the Secretariat General of the House of Representatives, the Regional Government of DKI Jakarta, The Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Agency (BMKG), and the Business Competition Supervisory Commission (KPPU). In the last 60 years, LPEM FEB UI has completed more than 1500 research activities in various fields.
LPEM FEB UI as a leading research institute in social and economic field that benefits society and conforms to good governance.
The missions of LPEM FEB UI are:
- Develop and maintain our best resource, our people, to conduct high-quality research, consulting, and training.
- Establish a strong network and engage in good governance for the expansion of our multi-disciplinary field areas.
- Utilize decades of our experience to expand knowledge for better and effective public policy design.”
Underlying these values are our three core values:
- Veritas (Truth)
- Probitas (Uprightness)
- Iustitia (Justice)
LPEM FEB UI seeks partnerships with other public and private institutions by following the guidelines set by University of Indonesia. You can read it in detail by opening this link. (it is available only in Bahasa Indonesia)