David Finch Public Lecture 2016
Dr. Muhamad Chatib Basri, Indonesia's former Minister of Finance, will deliver the 2016 David Finch Public Lecture on the topic, 'How to do a reform in a “second best world”: the case of Indonesia'. The word of reform has become a mantra to solve many economic problems in developing countries. Nevertheless, only a few reforms have been successful. This lecture will look at how an effective reform can be produced under institutional and political constraints and focus on Indonesia as a case study.