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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As in 1939, so in 1980 the diversity of East Java's exports bore witness not to
economic development but to the small size and continuing weakness of the
export base. The prolonged stagnation in East Java's export base has to be seen
in the ...
In 1980 manufactures were just one-fifth of East Java's exports; by the 1990s their
share had increased to three-quarters. A perspective on East Java's export
performance in manufactures can be gained from comparison with Jakarta-West
Revitalization of East Java's modest but well-established industrial sector had
begun in the 1970s, mainly in Surabaya and Malang and along the corridor
between them (Dick 1993b). Supply and demand at the national level set the