Siwage Dharma Negara is Senior Fellow at ISEAS – Yusof Ishak Institute). He is Co-coordinator for the Indonesia Studies Programme and Coordinator for the Singapore APEC Study Centre at the institute. Before joining ISEAS in 2014, he was researcher at the Indonesian Institute of Sciences (LIPI). He has advised and consulted to the World Bank Jakarta (2008-2014). He is currently an editorial member of Journal of Southeast Asian Economies. His research interests include macroeconomic and development issues, regional connectivity, industrial and trade policies with special focus on Indonesia. He holds a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Melbourne, Australia.