Much Rosidi is pursuing his Ph.D. at the Martin School of Public Policy and Administration at the University of Kentucky. Before continuing his doctoral education, he has held various professional roles in the Indonesia Ministry of Finance. Rosidi earned an M.A. in Applied Economics at the University of Michigan Ann Arbor and a B.App.Sc. in Accounting at Sekolah Tinggi Akuntansi Negara, Jakarta. Research interests include public finance, economics of education, and public budgeting.