The Influence of Government Spending on Increasing Regional Competitiveness through Infrastructure, Economic Growth, and the Quality of Human Resources after the Implementation Regional Autonomy in Indonesia
International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)

International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)
www.ijsr.net | Most Trusted Research Journal Since Year 2012

ISSN: 2319-7064



Research Paper | Economics | Indonesia | Volume 8 Issue 7, July 2019

The Influence of Government Spending on Increasing Regional Competitiveness through Infrastructure, Economic Growth, and the Quality of Human Resources after the Implementation Regional Autonomy in Indonesia

Syarifuddin, I Made Benyamin, Hamid Paddu, M. Yusri Zamhuri

The implementation of regional autonomy in Indonesia has been regulated in Law No. 32 of 2004 concerning regional government and Law No. 33 of 2004 concerning financial balance between the central and regional governments. These two regulations indicate the support of human resources, equipment and financing that are synergized in an effort to increase regional added value, especially in facing global competition. This study aims to measure and analyze the effect of government spending on increasing regional competitiveness through infrastructure, economic growth, and the quality of human resources after regional autonomy has been implemented. The study used a recursive path analysis with a structural equation model (SEM) approach. The results showed that government expenditure did not directly influence the increase in regional competitiveness as indicated by the probability value (P-value 0.125> 0.05), but was influenced positively and significantly through the intervening variable of the quality of human resources with an estimated value of (P-value 0.004

Keywords: Government Expenditure, infrastructure, Human Development Index, Economic Growth, Regional Competitiveness

Edition: Volume 8 Issue 7, July 2019

Pages: 148 - 156

Share this Article

How to Cite this Article?

Syarifuddin, I Made Benyamin, Hamid Paddu, M. Yusri Zamhuri, "The Influence of Government Spending on Increasing Regional Competitiveness through Infrastructure, Economic Growth, and the Quality of Human Resources after the Implementation Regional Autonomy in Indonesia", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), https://www.ijsr.net/search_index_results_paperid.php?id=ART20199221, Volume 8 Issue 7, July 2019, 148 - 156

152 PDF Views | 101 PDF Downloads

Download Article PDF



Similar Articles with Keyword 'Government Expenditure'

Research Paper, Economics, Nigeria, Volume 4 Issue 8, August 2015

Pages: 1138 - 1144

Contraction in Economic Activities and Government Expenditure in Nigeria: An Asymmetric ARDL Approach

Okonkwo N. Osmond

Share this Article

Research Paper, Economics, Nigeria, Volume 3 Issue 9, September 2014

Pages: 188 - 194

Government Expenditure on Agriculture and Economic Growth in Nigeria

Ebere, Chidinma, Osundina, Kemisola C

Share this Article

Research Paper, Economics, Kenya, Volume 6 Issue 10, October 2017

Pages: 822 - 831

Effects of Government Expenditure on Household Consumption in Kenya

Gerald Mwangi Gichohi

Share this Article

Research Paper, Economics, Rwanda, Volume 8 Issue 5, May 2019

Pages: 2031 - 2034

Effect of Government Expenditure Management Control Mechanism on Service Delivery in Public Institution in Rwanda- A Case Study of WASAC Limited

Kansiime Alex Bwanjugu, Dr. Patrick Mulyungi

Share this Article

Research Paper, Economics, Rwanda, Volume 8 Issue 5, May 2019

Pages: 2035 - 2040

Effects of Fiscal Components on Private Investment in Rwanda

Habimana Theoneste, Dr. Patrick Mulyungi

Share this Article

Similar Articles with Keyword 'infrastructure'

Research Paper, Economics, Vietnam, Volume 9 Issue 8, August 2020

Pages: 474 - 480

Factors Affecting Business Performance of Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises in Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam

Truong Thi Ngan

Share this Article

Research Paper, Economics, Ethiopia, Volume 5 Issue 11, November 2016

Pages: 1155 - 1161

Determinants of Food Insecurity and Coping Mechanisms among Rural Farm Households: The Case of Shashogo and East Badewacho Districts, Hadiya Zone, South Nation Nationalities People Region, Ethiopia

Yisihake Ergicho Ababbo, Fisseha Asmera, Solomon Tilahun

Share this Article

Research Paper, Economics, Ethiopia, Volume 5 Issue 11, November 2016

Pages: 1162 - 1172

Determinants of Income Diversification among Rural Farm Households: The Case of Leemo District, Hadiya Zone, South Nation Nationalities People Region, Ethiopia

Yisihake Ergicho Ababbo

Share this Article

Research Paper, Economics, China, Volume 6 Issue 3, March 2017

Pages: 1196 - 1200

Study on the Factors Influencing the Import of China Energy and Mineral Trade from Central Asian Countries

Dan Zhang

Share this Article

Research Paper, Economics, Kenya, Volume 5 Issue 6, June 2016

Pages: 960 - 969

Socio-Economic Factors Influencing Adoption of Modern Bee Keeping Technologies in Baringo County, Kenya

Bunde A.O, Kibet K.

Share this Article

Similar Articles with Keyword 'Economic Growth'

Research Paper, Economics, India, Volume 9 Issue 8, August 2020

Pages: 434 - 440

Carbon Trading Practices in India - A Conceptual Study

Amit Kumar Yadav, Anjali

Share this Article

Informative Article, Economics, India, Volume 9 Issue 8, August 2020

Pages: 925 - 927

Impact of Oil Prices on Economic Growth of India

Ankit Chaudhary

Share this Article

Research Paper, Economics, India, Volume 4 Issue 7, July 2015

Pages: 2149 - 2156

An Economic Analysis of Household Energy Consumption of Urban Odisha

Mamita Dash

Share this Article

Research Paper, Economics, China, Volume 6 Issue 11, November 2017

Pages: 2209 - 2212

The Research on the Features and Influential Factors of Industrial Transfer in Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei Region

Yao-Qun Zheng, Xing Ge

Share this Article

Research Paper, Economics, Nigeria, Volume 4 Issue 8, August 2015

Pages: 1138 - 1144

Contraction in Economic Activities and Government Expenditure in Nigeria: An Asymmetric ARDL Approach

Okonkwo N. Osmond

Share this Article
Top