Hien Thi Kim Nguyen

Public Policy in Developing Countries

Hien Nguyen, PhD student in Finance
Hien Nguyen, PhD student in Economics

Email: Hien.Nguyen@vuw.ac.nz

Supervisor: Professor Yothin Jinjarak


Hien has been working as an economics lecturer at Quy Nhon University (QNU), Vietnam since 2010. After graduating with a Master of Development Economics at the University of Queensland in 2014, Hien went back to work at QNU and continued pursuing this specialisation as one of her interests of research. She is now doing a PhD in Economics funded by a Victoria Doctoral Scholarship, focusing on public economics and development goals including economic growth, poverty and income inequality.


BSc in Development Economics, National Economics University, Vietnam
MSc in Development Economics, University of Queensland, Australia

Research interests

Development economics; international economics; public economics; banking, econometrics.