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Mr. YUDA, Tauchid Komara

YUDA, Tauchid Komara






PhD Student (HKPFS Awardee)



Tel: (852) 2616 7125
Fax: (852) 2456 0737


WYL104/5, Dorothy Y L Wong Building
Department of Sociology and Social Policy
Lingnan University, Tuen Mun, Hong Kong



Tauchid Komara Yuda is PhD fellow at Lingnan University. He holds a tenured-track lecturer at the Department of Social Development and Welfare, Universitas Gadjah Mada, Indonesia, where he also serves as an associate editor for the newly established Journal of Social Development Studies as well as the Journal of Social and Political Sciences (Scopus, Q3). Prior, he completed his Master's in Development Studies (2020) at Korea Development Institute School and received a Bachelor of Social Science (Hons) at the Universitas Gadjah Mada (2018).


Yuda's research interests centre on policy process areas, including politics and policies of welfare state changes, historical institutionalism, general social policy, and policy policy difussion. Yuda has published extensively in these areas, contributing articles to leading international journals and publishing houses, including Political Studies Review, Social Policy & Administration, Social Policy & Society, International Journal of Social Welfare, International Social Work, Journal of International and Comparative Social Policy, Journal of Asian Public Policy, Public Administration & Development and others, along with a wide range of popular writings on Indonesian social policy.


In addition, Yuda is co-founder of Cipta Wangsadinata Ltd, a policy consulting firm connecting the government-community-private sector in Yogyakarta, and is one of leaders of the Indonesian Council of Youth Development.


Areas of Interest 

  • Welfare regimes
  • Historical Institutionalism
  • Policy Diffusion
  • Social Policy Theory



B.Soc.Sc (Universitas Gadjah Mada, Indonesia); MDP (Korea Development Institute School, South Korea)


Highlighted Publications


  1.  Yuda, T. K*. (First View). The politics of path-creation: theory-building of social policy reform in post-economic crisis Indonesia. Political Studies Review, 0(0), DOI:  10.1177/14789299231176949 | SSCI, Q1, IF 3.248
  2. Yuda, T. K*. (First view). Beyond path dependency: Analysing Indonesia's social policy response to two crises. Social Policy & Administration, 0(0), DOI:

    10.1111/spol.12902 | SSCI, Q1, IF 2.283

  3. Yuda, T. K* & Rahmaddina, R. A. (First View). Social policy development revisited: the interplay between push and pull factors in the Indonesian healthcare expansion, Social Policy & Society, 0(0), DOI: 10.1017/S1474746422000744 | SSCI, Q1, IF 2.238
  4. Mok, K. H*., Ku, Y-W. & Yuda, T.K (2021). Introduction: Managing the COVID-19 pandemic crisis and changing welfare regimes. Journal of Asian Public Policy, 14(1), 1-12 DOI: 10.1080/17516234.2020.1861722 | SSCI, Q2, IF 1.591
  5. Yuda, T. K* & Kühner, S*. (First view). Bringing Indonesia into the global welfare regime debate: A literature review and future research agenda, Asian Social Work & Policy Review, 0(0), DOI: 10.1111/aswp.12275 | ESCI, Q2, IF 1.040
  6. Yuda, T. K*., Kim, M., Pholpark, A* & Bin Aedy Rahman, H. N. (2022). Unmasking the social policy responses of COVID-19 in four Southeast Asian Nations: institutional patterns and policy adjustment, Asia Pacific Journal of Social Work & Development, 32(4), 294-317, DOI: 10.1080/02185385.2022.2136234 | SSCI, Q2, IF 1.443
  7. Yuda, T.K*. (2020). Reappraisal of the political approach on East Asia welfare state development: The case of childcare expansion in South Korea. International Journal of Sociology and Social Policy, 40(7/8): 677-693. DOI: 10.1108/IJSSP-03-2020-0056 | ESCI, Q1, IF 1.406
  8. Yuda, T. K* & Qomariyah, N. (First View). Ideas and policy response to the COVID-19 pandemic crisis: Evidence from Jakarta, Indonesia, Social Policy & Society, 0(0), 0, DOI: 10.1017/S1474746422000616 | SSCI, Q1, IF 2.238