10 Januari 2020
PENGAMAT Ekonomi Faisal Basri menilai pertumbuhan ekonomi Indonesia tahun 2020 hanya tumbuh 4,9 persen, cenderung lebih rendah dari target Anggaran Pendapatan dan Belanja Negara (APBN) 2020 di angka 5,3 persen. Pertumbuhan ekonomi dinilai akan kembali membaik (rebound) pada tahun 2021. . Dia menyebut, pertumbuhan Indonesia cenderung melambat salah satunya akibat nilai investasi Indonesia yang tidak progresif. . Demikian diungkapkan Pakar Ekonomi Faisal Basri saat diskusi bertema “Peluang dan Tantangan Ekonomi Indonesia 2020” yang diselenggarakan Asosiasi Manajemen Indonesia (AMA) Cabang Bandung, di Hotel Fox Harris, Bandung, Jumat 10 Januari 2020. (PR/DS) . Reporter: Amir Faisol/PR . http://www.pikiran-rakyat.com
Selengkapnya bisa disaksikan di video berikut: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rlKQdHUzrtI
Faisal Basri is currently senior lecturer at the Faculty of Economics, University of Indonesia and Chief of Advisory Board of Indonesia Research & Strategic Analysis (IRSA). His area of expertise and discipline covers Economics, Political Economy, and Economic Development.
His prior engagement includes Economic Adviser to the President of Republic of Indonesia on economic affairs (2000); Head of the Department of Economics and Development Studies, Faculty of Economics at the University of Indonesia (1995-98); and Director of Institute for Economic and Social Research at the Faculty of Economics at the University of Indonesia (1993-1995), the Commissioner of the Supervisory Commission for Business Competition (2000-2006); Rector, Perbanas Business School (1999-2003).
He was the founder of the National Mandate Party where he was served in the Party as the first Secretary General and then the Deputy Chairman responsible for research and development. He quit the Party in January 2001. He has actively been involved in several NGOs, among others is The Indonesian Movement.
Faisal Basri was educated at the Faculty of Economics of the University of Indonesia where he received his BA in 1985 and graduated with an MA in economics from Vanderbilt University, USA, in 1988.