In Conversation with Mahfud MD

Posted on April 16, 2019
Part 1

Mohammad Mahfud MD was the second Chief Justice of Indonesia’s Constitutional Court, serving from 2008 to 2013, and a politician and lawyer prior to that.

In Part One of this interview (above) from late 2018, he spoke with AIC Digital Economy Fellow Helen Brown about the role of Pancasila and the rise of Islamic conservatism.

Part 2

Below in Part Two, he discusses the condition of Indonesia’s democracy and finding the balance between democracy and ‘nomocracy’.