Jokowi: Reformist Or Populist?

With the controversy over Indonesia's recent presidential election finally beginning to subside, it now appears that favourite Joko Widodo will accede to the presidency after all. While we have been generally positive on Jokowi's candidacy, we nevertheless note that the former Jakarta governor showed some shades of populism in his campaign. Asia Mining Analyst Xinying Chia joins the podcast to discuss the likelihood that Jokowi will provide the necessary push to ease up on Indonesia's unpopular mineral ore export ban.