Business Climate and Global Value Chains


The group has a wide-ranging research interests, encompassing various issues in business climate and global value chain area of research. The group has particular research interests in the topics of industrial value chain, industrial supply chain and networks, business environment, internationalization of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), access to finance for SMEs, SMEs’ involvement in value chain, and economic multiplier effects of business investment and operational activities. The group looks to combine traditional economic approach with business perspectives in its research to provide a comprehensive and more implementable policy and managerial recommendations.

Head of Business Climate and Global Value Chains

Mohamad Dian Revindo, Ph.D.
Business Climate, Global Value Chains

revi"Revindo joined LPEM-FEBUI in 2009 and has since been a research associate with the institute. Revindo earned his Ph.D. in Economics from Lincoln University, New Zealand and a recipient of New Zealand-ASEAN Scholar Awards (2013-2017). His Ph.D. thesis is titled “Internationalisation of Indonesian SMEs”. He also holds a M.A. in European Studies from KU Leuven, Belgium (2008), a M.Sc. in Economics from KU Leuven, Belgium (2007) and a B.A. in Economics and Development Studies from University of Indonesia (2000). His main research expertise and interests include small and medium-sized enterprises, local economic development, microfinance, industrial organization, international trade and international business.


Past Research Projects

– Enterprise micro data survey on supply chain and production network of metal casting, metal processing, transportation and electronic industries in Indonesia, JICA (2017)

– Citizenshipness and customer retention, PT Telkom and YLKI, 2017

– Factors influencing the consumer shift from private to public transport, BPTJ and YLKI (2017)

– The economic multiplier impact of PT Asia Pacific Fibers (2017)

– Corporate strategic plan, PT Sucofindo (2014)

– The supply, demand and quality of traditional Indonesian medicine’s raw materials, BPOM (2012-2013)

– The economic, fiscal and social impact of ferronickel smelter investment and operation in East Halmahera, PT Feni Haltim (2012-2013)

– The problems and prospects of investment in industrial sector in Papua and West Papua, Ministry of Industry (2012)

– The cost and benefit of rare earth export restriction: the case study of copper and nickel, Ministry of Industry (2012)

– The impact of import restriction on domestic producers, State Ministry of National Development Planning of Indonesia (BAPPENAS) (2012)

– The fare setting of public service agency for universal service obligation in ICT service, Ministry of Communication and Information Technology of Indonesia (Kemenkominfo) (2012)

– The analysis of imports and pre-shipment inspection in Indonesia, KSO Sucofindo – Surveyor Indonesia (2012)

– The cost-benefit analysis of the utilization of PT INALUM’s hydroelectric facilities for economic development of Northern Sumatra region, PLN (2012)

– The economic and social impact of fuel subsidy reduction, Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources of Indonesia (Kemen ESDM) (2012)

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