Dr. Arief Anshory Yusuf is the Executive Director of the Center for Sustainable Development Goals Study, or SDGs Center, of Universitas Padjadjaran. He is a visiting fellow at the Australian National University, Australia and King's College London, UK. Dr. Yusuf received his bachelor degree from Universitas Padjadjaran, Indonesia, M.Sc from University College London, UK, and PhD from the Australian National University, Australia. He is in the editorial board of the Bulletin of Indonesian Economic Studies (BIES) and a member of Indonesian Young Academy of Science (ALMI). Dr. Yusuf is the current President of Indonesian Regional Science Association (IRSA).