Tag: economic-crisis

Reinterpretasi Kenaikan Harga BBM

Mengurai Benang Kusut dalam Imajinasi BBM (Ditulis untuk jurnal politik “Bersatu”, dimuat di indoprogress.blogspot.com) “[…]sepertinya sebanyak 60 persen dari harga minyak saat ini adalah murni spekulasi.” F. William Engdahl, penulis buku A Century of War: Anglo-American Oil Politics and the New World Order. “OPEC menentukan harga di depan koma dan para pedagang menentukan yang dibelakangnya.”…

Everlasting woes – The economy will not recover under current policies

Indonesia, ‘The model pupil of developing countries’, as the World Bank once put it, is now looking into a deep pit. After six years of crisis, there are no signs of recovery for Indonesia. Key economic infrastructure has continued to degrade. Parts of many cities, especially outside Java, are now experiencing regular electricity blackouts, as…