Simultaneous election in 2019 : strong parliament, weak presidency?
Date of Issue2014
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
The Indonesian Constitutional Court recently passed a ruling allowing for legislative and presidential elections to be held simultaneously within a single day, effective only in 2019. Separate elections remain constitutional and valid for the upcoming elections this year. How will this new policy affect Indonesian politics post-2014? This commentary is part of series on Indonesia's 2014 parliamentary and presidential elections.
DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science::Political theory
RSIS commentaries, 045-14
Nanyang Technological University