Low Economic Community Are More Affected by the Pandemic

  • Using primary data from the LPEM FEB UI survey conducted in August—September 2020, this study found that people with higher economic conditions and older tend to have relatively stable or increased income and expenses during the COVID-19 pandemic. On the other hand, individuals with lower socioeconomic levels with jobs in the worst-affected sectors experienced reduced income and expenses during the COVID-19 pandemic. The coping mechanisms between individual groups during the COVID-19 pandemic are also different, with people with stable jobs and higher asset holdings having several positive ways of surviving. Hits: 8…
    20 Aug
    20 Aug
  • LPEM FEB UI, in collaboration with the Institute for Essential Services Reform (IESR), released a podcast with the title “Talk about Biofuel Policy in Indonesia” on July 4, 2021. The podcast was hosted by Melina Gabriella (host of the IESR podcast) and attended by two speakers, Julius Christian (IESR Green Energy Researcher) and Bisuk Abraham Sisungkunon (Research Associate of the LPEM FEB UI Environmental-Economic Study Group). This episode discussed the development of biofuels in Indonesia and their effectiveness in achieving the government’s goal to diversify the fossil energy mix. Hits: 6…
    13 Jul
    13 Jul
  • The COVID-19 pandemic has affected various aspects of our life, from the economy, socio-culture to health. Chairina Hanum Siregar and M. Rifqi Aufari, LPEM FEB UI researchers, explained the results of their research entitled “Does the Allocation of the Pre-Employment Card Program have an impact on People’s Mental Health Levels during the COVID-19 Pandemic? Findings from Indonesia” at the Public Webinar held in a collaboration with the ANU Indonesia Project on May 31, 2021. Hits: 14…
    16 Jun
    16 Jun
  • Pandemi Covid-19 telah menimbulkan dampak yang luar biasa terhadap perekonomian nasional dan kondisi sosial ekonomi masyarakat. Seiring perubahan dampak Covid-19 yang semakin meluas, diperlukan upaya penanganan bersama antara Pemerintah dan Pemda melalui realokasi dan refocusing anggaran belanja APBN dan APBD untuk penanganan pandemi dan dampak Covid-19. Hits: 6…
    11 May
    11 May
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    16 Apr
  • 31 Mar
    31 Mar