» Linh Hoang Vu

Linh Hoang Vu

Affiliate Research Fellow


2008: Doctor of Philosophy, Applied Economics, University of Minnesota, U.S.A.

2003: Master’s Degree, Economic Theory and Econometrics, Toulouse School of Economics, University of Toulouse 1, France.

2000: Master’s Degree, Development Economics, Vietnam-Netherland Programme for Development Economics, Hanoi National Economics University (NEU) and Institute of Social Studies (ISS).

1998: B. A., Commerce Economics and Management, Hanoi National Economics University, Vietnam.

Research Areas

Public Policy, Economics

Teaching Areas

Public Policy, Economics


Email: vhlinh76@gmail.com

Linh Hoang VU obtains PhD in Applied Economics from University of Minnesota, U.S.A., his MSc Degree in Economic Theory from Toulouse School of Economics, France and MA Degree in Development Economics from the Vietnam-Netherland Master Program in Development Economics, National Economics University, Vietnam. His main interests are poverty and inequality, education and health issues, agriculture and migration. Dr. Linh Hoang Vu has done research in Asia countries and in the US. His research has been published in peer-reviewed journals such as Agricultural Economics, Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics, Oxford Development Studies, International Journal of Development Issues, Asia-Pacific Development Journal, Journal of Human Development and Capabilities.

Coxhead, Ian & Vu, Linh & Nguyen, Cuong, forthcoming. “Migration in Vietnam: New Evidence from Recent Surveys”. Forthcoming in X. Meng and A. Liu, eds: Rural-urban Migration in Vietnam (Springer International).

Nguyen Viet Cuong & Vu Hoang Linh, 2018, “The Impact of Migration and Remittances on Household Welfare: Evidence from Vietnam, ”Journal of International Migration and Integration 19 (4), 945-963.

Nguyen Viet Cuong & Vu Hoang Linh, 2016. “Should Parents Work Away from or Close to Home? The Effect of Parental Absence on Children’s Time Use in Vietnam,” Journal of Human Development and Capabilities, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 17(1), pages 110-124, February.

Demombynes, Gabriel & Vu, Linh Hoang. 2016. Vietnam’s household registration system. Washington, D.C. : World Bank Group.

Cuong Viet Nguyen, Linh Hoang Vu and Thang Nguyen, 2013. “Urban Poverty in Vietnam: Determinants and Policy Implications,” International Journal of Development Issues 12(2), 110-139.

Kozel, V. et. al (2013). Well begun, not yet done – Vietnam’s remarkable progress on poverty reduction and the emerging challenges, Washington, D.C.: World Bank Group.

Vu Hoang Linh, 2012. “Efficiency of rice farming households in Vietnam,” International Journal of Development Issues, Emerald Group Publishing, vol. 11(1), pages 60-73, April.

Vu Hoang Linh, 2012. “An Overview of Access to and Inequality in the Education System of Viet Nam”, Asia-Pacific Development Journal 19(1), 37-62, June 2012.

Ian Coxhead & Vu Hoang Linh & Le Dong Tam, 2012. “Global market shocks and poverty in Vietnam: the case of rice,” Agricultural Economics, International Association of Agricultural Economists, vol. 43(5), pages 575-592, September.

Vu, Linh & Glewwe, Paul, 2011. “Impacts of Rising Food Prices on Poverty and Welfare in Vietnam,” Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics, Western Agricultural Economics Association, vol. 0(Number 1), pages 1-14, April.

Vu, Linh & Bob Baulch, 2011. “Assessing Alternative Poverty Proxy Methods in Rural Vietnam,” Oxford Development Studies, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 39(3), pages 339-367, September.

Kent Olson & Linh Vu, 2009. “Economic efficiency in farm households: trends, explanatory factors, and estimation methods,” Agricultural Economics, International Association of Agricultural Economists, vol. 40(5), pages 587-599, September.

Vu, Hoang Linh, 2006. “Efficiency Estimates for Rice Farming Households in Vietnam”, Vietnam Socio-Economic Development 47, pp. 64-75.

Lecturer and Program Coordinator, Master’s Program in Public Policy, Vietnam-Japan University, Hanoi, Vietnam.

Affiliate Senior Researcher, Mekong Development Research Institute, Hanoi, Vietnam

Affiliate Research Fellow, IPAG Lab, IPAG Business School, Paris, France.