Cost and Benefit of Globalization:Lesson Learned from Indonesian History
AbstractThis paper is aimed at investigating the impact of globalization in Indonesia from long term recorded history. The methodology in this paper is focused on the literature survey with the qualitative analysis. The result shows that the presence of globalization in Indonesia tends to put the relationship between Indonesia (Nusantara or Netherland Indies) and the great power/globalizer as the Periphery-Centre (Core) relationship. It is shown that the globalizer influences Indonesia and not the other way around. The positive effect on Indonesia is globalization could increase peopleâ€™s wealth and enrich Indonesiaâ€™s civilization without losing the real Indonesian culture. However, the presence of negative effect, could be very devastating, such as war and internal conflicts, in the time of clash among great powers/globalizers or in the time of changing time of influence from old great power to the new one.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Faculty of Economics, University of Indonesia in its series Working Papers in Economics and Business with number 201303.
Length: 14 pages
Date of creation: Apr 2013
Date of revision: Apr 2014
Find related papers by JEL classification:
- F0 - International Economics - - General
- N95 - Economic History - - Regional and Urban History - - - Asia including Middle East
This paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:
- NEP-ALL-2013-04-27 (All new papers)
- NEP-HIS-2013-04-27 (Business, Economic & Financial History)
- NEP-PKE-2013-04-27 (Post Keynesian Economics)
- NEP-SEA-2013-04-27 (South East Asia)
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- Ian Goldin & Kenneth Reinert, 2006. "Globalization for Development : Trade, Finance, Aid, Migration, and Policy," World Bank Publications, The World Bank, number 6996.
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