Hoang Nam Vu
Affiliate Research Fellow
2008: Ph.D., National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS), Japan
2004: M.A., National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS), Japan
2000: B.A., Foreign Trade University (FTU), Vietnam
Management knowledge and development of SMEs
Innovation and development of SMEs
Industrial and economic development
Trade and Development
Ass. Prof. Hoang Nam Vu is currently the Associate Professor and Director of Research Administration at the Foreign Trade University (FTU), Vietnam. He is among the top 25% leading economists of Vietnam according to RePEc. His research focuses on impact evaluation of provision of management knowledge for development of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in village-based industrial clusters, enhancing innovation for development of SMEs, industrial development, and economic development.
He holds a PhD in Development Economics from the National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS), Japan.
Y. Higuchi, E.P. Mhede, H.N. Vu, T. Sonobe, “Medium-Run Impacts of Management Training in Garment Clusters”, The World Bank Economic Review, Forthcoming.
T.T.A. Nguyen, Q.H. Doan, H.N. Vu, A.T. Bui, “Does Lowering Entry Costs Counter the Persistence of Zombie Firms”, International Journal of Business and Globalization, Forthcoming.
H.N. Vu, B.T. Hoang, “Business Environment and Innovation Persistence: The Case of Small and Medium Sized Enterprises in Vietnam”, Economics of Innovation and New Technology, vol. 28(8), 2019.
G. Lee, A. Suzuki, H.N. Vu, “Effects of Network-based Targeting on the Diffusion of Farming Practices: Evidence from Shrimp Producers in Vietnam”, World Development, 124(C), 2019.
M.H. Pham, H.N. Vu, T.N.L. Pham, “Spill-Over Effects of Inward Foreign Direct Investment by Economic Regions: Empirical Evidence from Vietnam”, International Journal of Business & Applied Sciences, vol. 8(2), 2019.
G. Lee, A. Suzuki, H.N. Vu, “The Determinants of Detecting Veterinary Drugs Residues: Evidence from Shrimp Farmers in Southern Vietnam”, Aquaculture Economics & Management, vol. 23(2), 2019.
N.H. Luu, N. Nguyen, H.H. Ho, H.N. Vu, “The Effects of Corruption on FDI and Its Modes of Entry”, Journal of Financial Economic Policy, vol. 11(2), 2019.
A. Suzuki, H.N. Vu, “Better Management Practices and Their Outcomes in Shrimp Farming: Evidence from Small-scale Shrimp Farmers in Southern Vietnam”, Aquaculture International, vol. 26(2), 2018.
Y. Higuchi, H.N. Vu, T. Sonobe, “Sustained Impacts of Kaizen Training”, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, vol. 120, 2015.
A. Suzuki, H.N. Vu, T. Sonobe, “Willingness to Pay for Managerial Training: A Case from the Knitwear Industry in Northern Vietnam”, Journal of Comparative Economics, vol. 42(3), 2014.
H.N. Vu, T. Sonobe, K. Otsuka, “An Inquiry into the Development Process of Village Industries: The Case of a Knitwear Cluster in Northern Vietnam”, Journal of Development Studies, vol. 46(2), 2010.
H.N. Vu, T. Sonobe, K. Otsuka, “An Inquiry into the Transformation Process of Village-based Industrial Clusters: The Case of an Iron and Steel Cluster in Northern Vietnam”, Journal of Comparative Economics, vol. 37(4), 2009.
2017 – : Director of Department of Research Administration, FTU, Vietnam
2015 – : Associate Professor of Economics, FTU, Vietnam
2015 – : Visiting Lecturer, Paderborn University, Germany
2014 – : Visiting Lecturer, Graduate School of Management, Kyoto University, Japan
2016 – 2017: Visiting Lecturer, Hanoi University of Science and Technology, Vietnam
2009 – 2017: Director of Department of International Affairs, FTU, Vietnam
2013 – 2016: Visiting Lecturer, Institute of Public Policy and Management, National Economics University, Vietnam
2008 – 2009: Research Fellow, GRIPS, Japan
2006 – 2008: Vietnam Development Forum, GRIPS, Japan
2005 – 2006: Researcher, Japan Fund for Public Policy Training Program, ADBI, Vietnam
2004 – 2005: Research Fellow, Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry (RIETI), Japan
2001 – 2002: Lecturer, FTU, Vietnam