The Vietnamese Economy : Awakening the Dormant Dragon book cover
1st Edition

The Vietnamese Economy
Awakening the Dormant Dragon

ISBN 9781138375987
Published August 10, 2018 by Routledge
400 Pages

FREE Standard Shipping
SAVE $11.39
was $56.95
USD $45.56

Prices & shipping based on shipping country


Book Description

This book, written by economists of Vietnamese origin, is an extremely comprehensive collection on economic issues facing Vietnam. The spectrum of topics covered includes macroeconomics, microeconomics, international trade, agriculture, education, communication, institutional reforms, income distribution and poverty measurement.
Themes include:
* the success of Vietnam's Doi-Moi in the early 1990's
* the slowdown of economic growth in recent years
* the rapidly changing external environment due to globalization
* the growing environmental degradation and income inequality

Table of Contents

Part I: Overview
Part II: Doi Moi: Past, Present and Future Development Issues
Part III: The Vietnamese Economy in a Global Context
Part IV: Sectoral Policies and Institutional Reforms
Part V: Poverty Alleviation Policy
Part VI: Conclusion

View More



Binh Tran-Nam is Senior Lecturer at the University of New South Wales.
Chi Do Pham is Visiting Associate Professor at the American University and was previously Senior Economist with the IMF.


'Binh Tran-Nam and Chi Do Pham's edited volume is of merit ,and will be of interest to those students of Vietnam's contemporary economy.' - ASEAN Economic Bulletin