Wages, employment and economic shocks: Evidence from Indonesia


Journal Article (Review)

After over a quarter century of sustained economic growth, Indonesia was struck by a large and unanticipated crisis at the end of the 20th Century. Real GDP declined by about 12% in 1998. Using 13 years of annual labor force data in conjunction with two waves of a household panel, the Indonesia Family Life Survey (IFLS), this paper examines the impact of the crisis on labor market outcomes.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Smith, JP; Thomas, D; Frankenberg, E; Beegle, K; Teruel, G

Published Date

  • January 1, 2002

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 15 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 161 - 193

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0933-1433

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/PL00003837

Citation Source

  • Scopus