Thang Dang

Ph.D. Candidate in Economics, The University of York 

Address:  Heslington, York, YO10 5DD, United Kingdom 

E-mail:  [link to Curriculum Vitae]

Other pages:  Google Scholar . ORCID . RePec . @ThangDinhDang


Applied Microeconomics

Primary Fields: Labour, Education and Health Economics

Secondary Fields: Economic History and Development Economics


Welfare Reform and Mental Health (Joint with Mike BrewerEmma Tominey).

Ancient Culture, Historical Meritocratic Institution, and Modern-day Educational Success. 

Does Compulsory Primary Schooling Raise Investments in the Human Capital of the Next Generation? Evidence from Vietnam (Joint with Thomas Cornelissen). 


Spillover Effects of Health Insurance for Children on Parents’ Healthcare Services Utilization: Revised and resubmitted to Empirical Economics


Intergenerational Earnings and Income Mobility in Vietnam: LABOUR 34(1): 113-136, 2020. [pdf]


Quasi-experimental Evidence on the Political Impacts of Education in Vietnam: Education Economics 27(2): 207-221, 2019. [pdf]



Do the More Educated Utilize More Health Care Services? Evidence from Vietnam Using a Regression Discontinuity Design: International Journal of Health Economics and Management 18(3): 277-299, 2018. [pdf]

jabeHuman Resource Management Practices and Firm Outcomes: Evidence from Vietnam (Joint with T. T. Dung, V. T. Phuong, T. D. Vinh): Journal of Asian Business and Economic Studies 25(2): 221-238, 2018. [pdf]



The Determinants of Self-medication: Evidence from Urban Vietnam (Joint with N. T. Hoai): Social Work in Health Care 56(4): 260-282, 2017. [pdf