University of Pittsburgh, PhD, Economics, Pittsburgh, PA, 2017
University of Pittsburgh, Master of Arts, Economics, Pittsburgh, PA, 2013

Universitas Gadjah Mada, Sarjana Ekonomi, Ilmu Ekonomi, Yogyakarta, Indonesia, 2009

  • Thesis: “Analisis Inflasi Indonesia Pendekatan Kurva Phillips: Asa Adaptif Vs Asa Nalar [Phillips Curve Approach of Indonesian Inflation Analysis: Adaptive Expectations Vs Rational Expectations.]”
  • Best Graduate of Faculty of Economics and Business, 2009


  • Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, Faculty of Economics and Business, Universitas Gadjah Mada, Yogyakarta, 2018 – ongoing
  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow, The Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab Southeast Asia, August 2017 – ongoing
  • Short-Term Consultant, World Bank, September 2016 – 2018
  • Lecturer, Department of Economics, Faculty of Economics and Business, Universitas Gadjah mada, Yogyakarta, 2011 – 2018
  • Teaching Assistant, Department of Economics, University of Pittsburgh, 2015
  • Research Assistant, Department of Economics, Boston University, Boston, 2011
  • Academic Assistant,  Faculty of Economics and Business Universitas Gadjah Mada, Indonesia, 2010
  • Data Analyst, Master of Development Economics Program, Universitas Gadjah Mada, Yogyakarta, 2009-2010
  • Experimental Economics
  • Economics of Education
  • Labor Economics


  • Research Grant from J-PAL Post-Primary Initiative, Co-PIs: Milda Irhamni and Gumilang Aryo Sahadewo, 2019.
  • Research Grant from Lembaga Penjamin Simpanan (Indonesia Deposit Insurance Corporation), Republic of Indonesia, IDR993,465,000 (US$74,600), PI: BM Purwanto, Co-Investigators: Rimawan Pradiptyo, Gumilang Aryo Sahadewo, 2017.
  • Research Grant from Otoritas Jasa Keuangan (Financial Supervisory Authority), Republic of Indonesia, IDR198,000,000 (US$14,000), PI: Gumilang Aryo Sahadewo, Co-Investigators: Insukindro, Diny Ghuzini, 2016.
  • Research Enhancement Fund, “The Price of Religion: The Effects of Religion on the Choice Between Interest-Based and Profit-Sharing Investments.” $100,000, PI: Rebecca Morton, Co-Investigators: Sera Linardi, Kai Ou, Xiangdong Qin, and Gumilang Aryo Sahadewo. New York University Abu Dhabi, 2013.
  • Outstanding Presenter Award, GradExpo, University of Pittsburgh for “Eliminating the Fuel Subsidy in Indonesia: Designing Alternative Policies and A Behavioral Approach of Assessing Households Preferences Among Them,” 2013.
  • SEADI Project and USAID Scholarship Award, 2012-2016.
  • Research Grant from Ministry of Finance, Republic of Indonesia, US$5,000, PI: Gumilang Sahadewo, Co-Investigators: Tri Widodo, Budiono Sri Handoko, and Rimawan Pradiptyo, 2011.
  • Research Grant from Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA), US$7,500, PI: Tri Widodo, Co Investigators: Sekar Utami Setiastuti, and Maftuchatul Chaeriyah, 2011.
  • Research Grant from Economics and Environmental Program for South East Asia (EEPSEA), US$21,000, Co-PI: Rimawan Pradiptyo, 2011.
  • Selected proposal for Business Management Case Book MM UGM, US$2,000, Co-PI: Risa Virgosita, 2011.
  • Best Paper Award in economics track at Global Accounting, Finance, and Economics Conference from 14-15 February 2011 at Monash University for “Evidence of Homo Economicus? Findings from Experiment on Prisoners’ Dilemma Game (paper presented in the conference by Rimawan Pradiptyo).
  • The Association for the Study of Religion, Economics, and Culture (ASREC), as a Participant, March 2015, Boston, Massachussets.
  • Economic Society Association North America (ESA NA), as a Participant, October 2014, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida
  • Winter Experimental Social Science Institute, New York University Abu Dhabi, as a participant, January 2016, Abu Dhabi.
  • Economics and Environmental Program for South East Asia Bi-Annual Meeting, as a Participant, November 2011, Phnom-Penh, Cambodia.
  • Journal of Comparative Economics (3).
  • Regional Science, Policy, and Practice (1).
  • Ambassador for East Coast, United States, hoshiZora Foundation, 2012-2014.
  • President, HIMIESPA Universitas Gadjah Mada (Economics Students Organization), 2008.
  • Head of Financial Staff, SCORA-UNICEF Post-Earthquake Relief Project, US$ 30,000, 2006-2007.
  • Chair, Seminar Nasional “Tantangan dan Peluang Reformasi Birokrasi di Indonesia,” MEP Universitas Gadjah Mada, 2012. News Link: Link 1Link 2Link 3.
  • Team Member, Capacity Building of Universitas Gadjah Mada Center Of Excellence in Debt Management and Bond Market Development, 2012
  • Person in Charge, Management of Research Centers in Pertamina Tower, Faculty of Economics and Business, Universitas Gadjah Mada, 2011-2012.