INFRASTRUCTURE EXPENDITURE AND POVERTY REDUCTION IN INDONESIA

Russian Journal of Agricultural and Socio-Economic Sciences. 2018;76(4):40-51 DOI 10.18551/rjoas.2018-04.05

 

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Journal Title: Russian Journal of Agricultural and Socio-Economic Sciences

ISSN: 2226-1184 (Print)

Publisher: Russian Journal of Agricultural and Socio-Economic Sciences

LCC Subject Category: Agriculture: Agriculture (General)

Country of publisher: Russian Federation

Language of fulltext: Russian, English

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Arma N.A. (Master’s Degree Program in Public Administration, Faculty of Administrative Science, University of Brawijaya)
Noor I. (Faculty of Administrative Science, Universitas Brawijaya)
Sujarwoto (Faculty of Administrative Science, Universitas Brawijaya)

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Abstract | Full Text

The purpose of this paper is to examine the impact of infrastructure expenditure to education, health and roads on poverty reduction in Indonesia. The relationship of both variables controlled through other determinants such as locally generated revenue, gross regional domestic product, population and good governance index. Using Data Panel in Indonesia years 2006 up to 2015, were analyzed using an econometric model with fixed effect regression. The results show that infrastructure expenditure to education and health have a negative influence significantly to poverty reduction, while road infrastructure expenditure has not significant impact on poverty reduction in Indonesia.