Prof. Armida Alisjahbana is a Professor of economics at the Department of Economics, Padjadjaran University. She has been a researcher at CEDS since 1991. Prof. Alisjahbana earned her bachelor degree in economics and development studies from Universitas Indonesia, Indonesia (1985), a Masters degree in economics from Northwestern University, USA (1987), and a Ph.D in economics from University of Washington, USA (1994). Prof. Alisjahbana’s research interest is in the area of environmental and resource economics, labor economics, decentralization and her recent research topic is on the Labor market issues of non-farm enterprises. Prof. Alisjahbana is a former Director of CEDS and is currently the State Minister of National Development Planning/head of BAPPENAS and President of Indonesian Regional Science Association (IRSA).
- Armida Alisjahbana, 2006, "Does Indonesia have the Balance Right in Natural Revenue Sharing", in Resosudarmo (ed), the Politics and Economics of Indonesia's Natural Resource, ISEAS, Singapore.
- Armida Alisjahbana & Chris Manning, 2006."Labour market dimensions of poverty in Indonesia," Bulletin of Indonesian Economic Studies, Taylor and Francis Journals, vol. 42(2), pages 235-261.
- Armida Alisjahbana & Chris Manning, 2007."Trends and Constraints Associated with Labor Faced by Non-Farm Enterprises,"Working Papers in Economics and Development Studies (WoPEDS) 200711, Department of Economics, Padjadjaran University, revised Oct 2007.