Ph.D. Candidate in Economics

Department of Economics, University of York, United Kingdom

Research Fields  

Labor Economics, Economics of Education, Health Economics, Economic History, Applied Microeconometrics

Working Papers 

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


Historical Meritocratic State, Culture, and Schooling Outcomes.

Long-term and Intergenerational Effects of Customized Education Programs.

Pre-doctoral Papers 

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

Intergenerational Earnings and Income Mobility in VietnamLABOUR (Forthcoming), 2019. [pdf]

Do the More Educated Utilize More Health Care Services? Evidence from Vietnam Using a Regression Discontinuity DesignInternational 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]

Education as Protection? The Effects of Schooling on Non-wage Compensation in a Developing Country. Working Paper, 2017. 

Bodyweight and Hypertension Risk in a Developing Country. Working Paper, 2017. 

The Multiple Effects of Child Health Insurance in Vietnam. Working Paper, 2017. 

The Causal Effect of Retirement on Health Services Utilization: Evidence from Urban Vietnam. Working Paper, 2017.