Commentary |
22 August 2020

Indonesia's Economy Needs More Than A Reboot from Jokowi

Originally published in Bloomberg.

Ben Bland
Ben Bland

Indonesian President Joko Widodo isn’t a great orator but the former factory owner has a knack for charming listeners with cute analogies. In his state of the union address this month, he likened the pandemic-hit economy to a computer that had crashed and needed a “reboot.” If only it were that simple.

Read the full article on Bloomberg.