Research and Training programs within this division emphasize on topics such as; The determinants of currency and financial crisis; Effect of capital flow in the fragile banking and economy system; Exchange Rate policy; Monetary policy; Fiscal and Monetary policy coordination; Central Banking Independency, and inflation targeting.
Banking and Finance
Research in this topic are funded mainly by banking and financial related institutions (regulator, supervisor or participants in the banking and finacial industry) such as: Following are some institutions have collaboration with InterCAFE: Central Bank of Indonesia, Ministry of Finance, Bappenas, International Institutuons, State Owned and Private Banking Institutions.
Research and Training programs within this division cover different topics such as Exchange rate management, Foreign Direct Investment, International Financial Institutions Architecture, Financial Liberalization, Financial Stability Policies, and exchange rate pass-through.
Research and Training programs within this division emphasize on macroeconomics issues in development, such as Fiscal Policy Analysis, Government Budget Policy, Government Debt, Growth, equity and development planning, technological change.
Researches within this division focus on the analysis of different microfinance institutions in Indonesia, Micro, small and medium enterprises analysis, Microfinance scheme to achieve its sustainability, Comparative analysis between conventional and Islamic microfinance Institutions, Analysis of microfinance in combating poverty.
Islamic Economics and Finance
Research coverage of this division includes Islamic banking, Islamic capital market, Islamic insurance, and Islamic microfinance.
Agricultural and Resource Economics
Indonesia is the second largest country in the world with mega biodiversity. Therefore the objectives of development are not merely pursuing economic growth. Increasing economic growth by utilizing natural resources to achieve prosperity and more equal in income distribution become important. Those objectives should be followed by sustainability in maintaining natural resources. Research in this division is directed to analyze comprehensively on the optimization of natural resources in maintaining economic growth, sustainability and equal income distribution.
Research and Training programs within this division emphasize on the relationship between environmental economics and natural resources in a holistic framework of sustainable development.
Research coverage of this division is: Analysis of local economy development by sectors, key sectors; Regional development; Local economy source of growth; Interrelationship between rural and urban economy, etc.
Trade and Industry
Research coverage of this division is; Impact analysis of trade liberalization; Globalization; Multi countries cooperation in term of economics activities; Policy on trade and industrial relationship.
Risk management is an important part in the context of corporate management. Anticipating profit loss due to uncertainty and risk in the business environment, therefore every company/business agent should have a good planning, particularly in risk management. InterCAFE is the one of Risk Management Training providers in Indonesia.
Institutional economics emphasizes a broader study of institutions and views markets as a result of the complex and comp-rehensive interaction of these various institutions (e.g. individuals, firms, states, social norms).