Surabaya, City of Work: A Socioeconomic History, 1900-2000
Ohio University Press, 2002 - 541 halaman
Surabaya is Indonesia's second largest city but is not well known to the outside world. Yet in 1900, Surabaya was a bigger city than Jakarta and one of the main commercial centers of Asia. Collapse of sugar exports during the 1930s depression, followed by the Japanese occupation, revolution, and independence, brought on a long period of stagnation and retreat from the international economy. Not until the export boom of the 1990s did Surabaya regain prominence as Southeast Asia's leading non-capital-city industrial area.
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... 1999 Low - income flats , Sombo , 1995 242 The old engineering workshop “
de Industrie , ” 1987 The Braat workshops , next to the Ngagel industrial estate
266 Labor - intensive industry : female kretek rollers , PT Gelora , 1987 273
Entry of Faroka in 1932 with a new plant at Malang had led the established
monopolist , British - American Tobacco ( BAT ) , to slash prices , which during
the Depression caused great hardship for kretek producers in East Java . In 1935
On welfare grounds , the government took measures to develop small - scale
industry besides textiles and kretek . The combination of underemployment and
protection was conducive to rapid diffusion of “ appropriate technologies ...