Arief Anshory Yusuf is a senior lecturer at the Department of Economics of Padjadjaran University in Bandung, Indonesia. He is also Director of the Center for Economics and Development Studies (CEDS) of the university, a Senior Economist of the Economy and Environment Program of Southeast Asia (EEPSEA) and Adjunct Fellow at The Australian National University. Dr. Yusuf currently also serves as the Secretary-General of the Indonesian Regional Science Association. He has Bachelor’s Degree from Padjadjaran University; an MSc from University College London, U.K.; and a PhD from the Australian National University. His research interests and publication work lie in the area of natural resource and environmental economics, poverty and inequality, and economy-wide modeling.