Poverty Alleviation in Indonesia (An Empirical Review)

  • Maryam Mangantar Sam Ratulangi University.
  • Dedy N. Baramuli Sam Ratulangi University.
Keywords: Poverty, Alleviation, Indonesia.


Poverty is one issue that never ends, especially in developing countries. This paper is a study aimed to review of poverty in Indonesia, why does it need a new definition of poverty, indicators of poverty dimensions and poverty reduction strategy. In the end the people's voice, especially the voice of the poor and women, should be heard before the decision-makers when they make decisions and monitor the performance of the services provided to citizens.

Author Biographies

Maryam Mangantar, Sam Ratulangi University.
Lecturer,Departement of Management, Faculty of Economics and Business.
Dedy N. Baramuli, Sam Ratulangi University.
Lecturer,Departement of Management, Faculty of Economics and Business.


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How to Cite
Mangantar, M., & N. Baramuli, D. (2016). Poverty Alleviation in Indonesia (An Empirical Review). Journal of Research in Business, Economics and Management, 6(2), 900-904. Retrieved from http://scitecresearch.com/journals/index.php/jrbem/article/view/789