Analysis of Financial Performance in Public Sector

(Case Study in Lamongan, East Java - Indonesia)

  • Rida Perwita Sari Universitas Pembangunan Nasional Veteran Jawa Timur
  • Hurip Tjahjono Research and Development Council, Lamongan , Indonesia
  • Turino Turino Research and Development Council, Lamongan , Indonesia
Keywords: Regional Original Revenue (PAD), Financial Performance, Lamongan, degree of decentralization, financial dependency ratio, financial independency ratio


The study aims to examine the effect of Regional Original Income (PAD) on the financial performance of the Lamongan Regency (local government in East Java Province, Indonesia). The research was conducted in Lamongan using panel data 2010-2017 (eight years) to promote empirical facts. This study uses the Agency Theory and Fiscal Federalism Theory which are designed in the form of quantitative research approaches. The analysis technique in this study uses Structural Equation Modeling (SEM) with a variance based or component-based approach with Partial Least Square (PLS). The results of this study are the Regional Original Revenue (PAD) effect on three components of regional financial performance as measured by the degree of decentralization, regional financial dependency ratio, and local financial independency ratio. These results indicate that the financial performance of local government is influenced by the PAD. The average value of 20% government of Lamongan can maintain and improve the success achieved and have been effective in doing excavation source - a source of local revenue.



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How to Cite
SariR., TjahjonoH., & TurinoT. (2018, June 30). Analysis of Financial Performance in Public Sector. Journal of Accounting and Strategic Finance, 1(1), 82-90.