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Dr Risti Permani

Telephone +61 8 8313 1782
Position Research Fellow
Email risti.permani@adelaide.edu.au
Building Nexus 10 Tower
Floor/Room 5 21
Campus North Terrace
Org Unit Global Food Studies

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Biography/ Background

As of 2 January 2013, I took up a position as Research Fellow at Global Food Studies at Faculty of Professions. Prior to that, I completed my postdoctoral fellowship in economics at School of Economics here at University of Adelaide in December 2012. 

Since 2009, I have been lecturing East Asian Economies II offered to postgraduate and undergraduate students.

Qualifications

Doctor of Philosophy in Economics (University of Adelaide): 2006-2009 (Conferred in 2010)

Master of Economics (University of Adelaide): 2004-2005

Bachelor of Science in Statistics (Bogor Agricultural University): 2000-2004

 

Teaching Interests

 

Since 2009, I have been lecturing East Asian Economies II.

I am currently a program coordinator for Master of Global Food and Agricultural Business research project.

Between 2006-2009, I was a teaching assistant for various subjects including Business Data Analysis I; International Finance III; East Asian Economies II; International Trade and Investment Policy II; and Money, Banking and Financial Market III.

Research Interests

My recent work mostly covers various issues in Indonesian agricultural sectors including trade policy, food security policy, farmers' welfare and self-sufficiency issues. I am also doing research on agricultural policies in other developing countries such as Thailand and Bangladesh.

I supervise Master of Global Food and Agricultural Business (MGFAB) students working on a wide range of topics from starting up an agricultural business in African countries to the cost effectiveness of commodity exchange. See this article for more information about our MGFAB research project.

I am involved in the GoLive Indonesia Project.

I am managing Food Security Blog.

 

 

Publications

 

Refereed journal articles:

Permani, Risti. 2013. "Optimal Export Tax Rates of Cocoa Beans: A VECM Approach". Australian Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics. 57 (4). p.579-600.

Permani, Risti. 2013. "Determinants of Relative Demand for Imported Beef and a Review of Livestock Self-Sufficiency in Indonesia". Journal of Southeast Asian Economies (formerly, ASEAN Economic Bulletin). 30 (3). p.294-308.

Permani, Risti. 2011. "The Impacts of Trade Liberalisation and Technological Change on GDP Growth in Indonesia: A Meta Regression Analysis”. Global Economy Journal. 11(4). Article 7.

Permani, Risti. 2011. "The Presence of Religious Institutions, Religious Attendance and Earnings”. Journal of Socio-Economics. 40 (3). p.247-258.

Permani, Risti. 2009. "The Role of Education in Economic Growth in East Asia: A Survey". Asian-Pacific Economic Literature. 23(1). p.1-20. *lead article

 

Book chapter:

Permani, Risti. 2011.“Education Challenges in Indonesia with Special Reference to Islamic Schooling”, in C. Manning and S. Sumarto (eds.), Employment, Living Standards, and Poverty in Contemporary Indonesia. Singapore: Institute of Southeast Asian Studies. 

 

Policy Brief:

Permani, Risti. 2011. "Moving Beyond the Blame Game: the Ban on Australian Live Cattle Exports to Indonesia, Lessons to be Learnt". IPGRC Policy Briefs. Issue 5 June 2011. (available online at here)

 

Some of my working papers can be downloaded from IDEAS

Professional Associations

Member of Indo-Pacific Governance Research Centre

Member of Australian Agricultural and Resource Economics Society

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Entry last updated: Sunday, 13 Jul 2014

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