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Jokowi back to the job of dealing with market realities

Jiao Wang, Adam Triggs, Febrio Kacaribu

Published : 2019

Abstract

Rising interest rates, an appreciating US dollar and tighter global financial conditions are squeezing firms and households throughout Asia and Indonesia’s in the frontline. Indonesia’s new President has spent recent months dancing with K-pop bands, appearing in motorbike stunts and appointing himself to The Avengers to fight trade wars. Now it’s back to the job.