Jokowi’s “Look West” foreign policy : expanding Indonesia’s sphere of influence?
Sebastian, Leonard C.
Syailendra, Emirza Adi
Date of Issue2014
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
While President Jokowi has to contend with intense short-term domestic challenges, it does not mean he will completely decry the internationalist foreign policy outlook of Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono. His primary strategies will be to turn Indonesia into a “global maritime nexus” and pursue a “Look West” strategy.
DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science
RSIS Commentaries 207-14
Nanyang Technological University