Adapting To The Global Economic Downturn In Indonesia: Harnessing Fiscal And Monetary Instruments


  • Toriq Furqon Al-Mujaddid Participant
  • Suwito Suwito Defense Economics Postgraduate Study Program, Faculty of Defense Management, Indonesian Defense University, Indonesia



The study evaluates the efficiency of fiscal and monetary measures mitigating the worldwide economic downturn impacted Indonesia's economy. During the crisis, Indonesia faced challenges such as trade disruptions, decreased export demand, and financial sector experiences liquidity issues. Bank Indonesia implemented accommodative monetary policies, including interest rate adjustments, to stabilize financial markets and support economic recovery. The Indonesian government pursued an expansive fiscal policy, increasing government spending on infrastructure and social welfare programs to stimulate economic activity and mitigate social unrest. Tax incentives and relief measures were introduced to support businesses and stimulate investment, while targeted subsidies were provided to specific industries. Despite challenges such as fiscal constraints and external shocks, these policy measures contributed to reducing the crisis's impact, promoting economic resilience, and fostering sustainable development in Indonesia. Continuous evaluation and adaptation of policy frameworks are recommended to address emerging challenges effectively in the future.


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How to Cite

Al-Mujaddid, T. F., & Suwito Suwito. (2024). Adapting To The Global Economic Downturn In Indonesia: Harnessing Fiscal And Monetary Instruments. International Journal Of Humanities Education and Social Sciences, 3(6).



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