Selected Work in Progress

“Does Compulsory Schooling Raise Investments in the Human Capital of the Next Generation? Evidence from Vietnam” (joint with Thomas Cornelissen) 

Pre-Ph.D. Papers

“Quasi-Experimental Evidence on the Political Impacts of Education in Vietnam” [R&R at Education Economics]

“Human Resource Management Practices and Firm Outcomes: Evidence from Vietnam” (joint with Thai Tri Dung, Vu Thi Phuong, and Tran Dinh Vinh). Journal of Asian Business and Economic Studies, forthcoming, 2018. [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]

“The Determinants of Self-Medication: Evidence from Urban Vietnam” (joint with Nguyen Trong Hoai). Social Work in Health Care, 56(4): 260-282, 2017. [PDF] [Media coverage: CityPassGuide]

“Body Weight and Hypertension Risk in a Developing Country” [WP, Submitted]

“The Causal Effect of Retirement on Health Services Utilization: Evidence from Urban Vietnam” [WP, Submitted]

“Education as Protection? The Effect of Schooling on Non-Wage Compensation in a Developing Country” [WP, Submitted]

“The Multiple Effects of Child Health Insurance in Vietnam” [WP, Submitted]

“Intergenerational Mobility of Labor Market Outcomes in Vietnam” [WP, Submitted]