International Journal of Humanities and Social Science

ISSN 2220-8488 (Print), 2221-0989 (Online) 10.30845/ijhss

Local Wisdom of Economics and Business Overseas Traders Minang Community in Jakarta
Erni Hastuti, Defi Julianti, Donny Erlangga, Teddy Oswari

Minang people are adherents of matrilineal societies in the world. In addition, it also has implemented ethnic proto-democratic system since pre-Hindu with the customary density to determine important matters and legal issues. Local wisdom of Minang community should be strengthened in order to solve the problems of the social system in the face of global issues and also have a huge influence for the sustainability of local communities. The purpose of research examines the economic and business dimensions of indigenous peoples overseas Minang traders in Jakarta, understand the kinds of local wisdom economy and the business value that can be maintained and any factors that may shift or increase local wisdom of economic values and the business overseas traders Minang community. This method is descriptive qualitative method, by conducting surveys and Focused Group Discussion (FGD) to document, record, visualize and disseminate digitally to produce information technology products for the e-book merchants seacoast Minang community in particular and the people of Indonesia in general.

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