Dr. Muhammad Chatib Basri
Executive Director, Institute for Economic and Social Research,
Faculty of Economics, University of Indonesia (LPEM-FEUI)
Dr. Basri was born in Jakarta, 22 August, 1965 and finished his study at Faculty of Economics University of Indonesia in 1992. He obtained his Master of Economic Development in 1996 from Australian National University where he also got his Ph.D. in Economics in 2001.
His main expertise is in International Trade; Macroeconomics; and Political Economy. Dr. Basri has worked as Research Assistant to Prof. Hal Hill at the Department of Economics, Research School of Pacific and Asian Studies, Australian National University, in 1994 until 2001. Presently he is Research Associate with the Indonesia Project, Economics Division, Research School of Pacific and Asian Studies, Australian National University, Canberra, since October 2003. Since 1995 he has also lectured at the Faculty of Economics University of Indonesia.