- Vivi Alatas is CEO of Asakreativita, a consulting and Edtech company that she established in 2020.
- Formerly she was a Lead Economist of World Bank where she led a team of seasoned local and international economists in producing several flagship reports for national and global audiences, including ‘Targeting Poor and Vulnerable Households in Indonesia’, ‘Making Poverty Work in Indonesia’ , ‘Indonesia’s Rising Divide’, ‘Indonesia Jobs Report” and “Aspiring Indonesia – Expanding the Middle Class” .
- She presented various of these research findings to President, Vice President , Ministers and Deputy Ministers.
- She also has written several journal papers on poverty, inequality and labour issues. Some of the papers were written in collaboration with Nobel Laurettes Abhijit Banerjee and Angus Deaton who was also her advisor in Princeton.