Monthly Archives: March 2015

Passenger shipping in Indonesia: applying principles of economic development to increase productive capacity

Sitting in a sleek but overpriced cafe in Labuan Bajo, I read a fascinating article by Ben Bland on the history and future of Indonesia’s state-owned marine passenger line, Pelni. Featured in Monocle magazine, the article contained a multitude of perspectives: manager, customer, and maritime employees themselves. The information was gleaned not only from interviews, […]