Department of Economics

The University of York

Heslington, York, YO10 5DD, The United Kingdom 

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Research Fields  

Primary Fields: Labor Economics, Economics of Education, Health Economics

Secondary Fields: Economic History, Applied Micro-econometrics

Working Papers

Ancient Culture, Historical Meritocratic Institutions, 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). 

Pre-doctoral Publications


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



Intergenerational Earnings and Income Mobility in Vietnam. LABOUR (Forthcoming), 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]



Human 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