15 Jul 2013
This study aimed to analyze the influence of local revenue (PAD), the General Allocation Fund (DAU), Special Allocation Fund (DAK), and Revenue-Sharing Fund (DBH) on the growth, unemployment, and poverty, either directly or indirectly. The sample used is the data of 33 provinces in Indonesia in the period 2007-2011. The analytical method used is Path Analysis. The result of this study is that the PAD and DAU have no effect on economic growth in the region, while DAK and DBH influence on regional economic growth. Meanwhile, the PAD and DAU have an influence on the decreasing in the number of regional unemployment, but DAK and DBH have no effect on local unemployment reduction. PAD, DAU, DAK, and DBH have an influence on poverty reduction in the region, in contrast to the economic growth of the area, which had no effect on local unemployment and poverty reduction. Based on the analysis directly against each of these variables, hence, indirectly there is a good influence PAD, DAU, DAK, or DBH against unemployment and poverty reduction through economic growth in the region.
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