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The Impact of Urbanization in Indonesia: Analysis of Firm Productivity and Labor Migration(2017_2_40_002)

Using our original Urban Area dataset for Indonesia from 2000 to 2010, we will make a quantitative analysis of 1) the effects of agglomeration on firm-level productivity, and 2) the impacts of migration to urban areas on the level of residents’ welfare, especially from the perspective of poverty reduction.

April 2017 - March 2019

Members of the Research Project
[ Organizer ] Higashikata Takayuki
[ Co-researcher ] Hashiguchi Yoshihiro

  • IDE Research Bulletin
  • IDE Discussion Paper