(Ph.D., University of Brussels) is a research scientist affiliated with the Centre Emile Bernheim (University of Brussels) and the Centre for Creativity and Innovation – Indochina, as well as an advisor to the Hanoi Stock Exchange’s Index Committee and Vietnam’s National Finance Supervision Committee. He received Vietnam’s National Book Prize in 2007 and Vietnam’s Journalism Prize in 2010. Dr. Vuong has published in such journals as The Vietnam Journal of Mathematics, Vietnam National University Journal of Science, Communist Review, The International Journal of Human Resource Development and Management, and The IUP Journal of Entrepreneurship Development, as well as many book chapters. He is a partner in DHVP Research and Consultancy working in the area of global strategy development for such clients as the Trung Nguyen Group, Vietnam’s largest coffee producer.
(M.A., National Economics University & Institute of Social Studies, Hanoi) is managing partner of the Hanoi-based DHVP Research & Consultancy and a researcher affiliated with the Centre for Creativity and Innovation – Indochina. He oversees the financial/economic website Vietnamica.net, which has an increasing number of subscribers/readers worldwide. In addition to management responsibility at the consultancy, Tran advises corporate clients on investments, financial planning, and globalization strategy and conducts research in applied economics entrepreneurship, creativity, and financial markets.