Ph.D. Candidate in Economics 

Department of Economics, The University of York 

Supervisors: Professor Thomas Cornelissen, Professor Emma Tominey

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

E-mail:  thang.dang@thangdang.org  [link to Curriculum Vitae]

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Research Fields 

Applied Microeconomics (Labour, Education, Health, and Development)

Research-in-Progress

Child Education and Parental Health: Evidence from Finland (Joint with Mika Haapanen, Tuomo Suhonen). 

Welfare Reform and Mental Health: Evidence from Universal Credit (Joint with Mike BrewerEmma Tominey).

The Cultural Origins of Educational Success. 

The Multigenerational Impacts of Educational Expansion: Evidence from Vietnam (Joint with Thomas Cornelissen). 

Pre-doctoral Research

Spillover Effects of Health Insurance for Children on Parents’ Healthcare Services Utilization. R&R at Empirical Economics

Intergenerational Earnings and Income Mobility in Vietnam. LABOUR: Review of Labour Economics and Industrial Relations 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]