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Industrial Policy in Indonesia: A Global Value Chain Perspective

| International | Friday, 26 April 2019

The gains of a country participation in global value chain are influenced, among others, by industrial policies, and an understanding of both policy leverage and risks is imperative.

This paper traces the evolution of industrial policies in Indonesia from a global value chain (GVC) perspective. Using the mineral sector as a mini case study, the paper assesses the Indonesian Government’s recent effort to boost domestic value addition in the sector. It argues that the effectiveness of government policies in maximizing the gains from GVC participation depends not only on policy design, but also on policy consistency and coherence, effective implementation, and coordination.

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