Thang Dang
PhD Student

Profile

Biography

I am currently a Ph.D. student in economics in the Department of Economics and Related Studies (DERS), University of York, where I work under the supervision of Professor Thomas Cornelissen and Professor Marc Suhrcke.

I am also affiliated with the Applied MicroEconometrics Cluster (AME) and Health Econometrics and Data Group (HEDG) at the DERS. Prior to my Ph.D. study, I was a lecturer in economics at the School of Economics, University of Economics Ho Chi Minh City (UEH), Vietnam, where I delivered courses and modules including labour economics, health economics, environmental economics and cost-benefit analysis for undergraduate students, and labour economics and development economics for Masters students. I earned my Masters degree in economics from Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand in November 2015.

Research

Overview

My primary research interests are topics in applied microeconomics specialising in health, labour, education and development. My secondary realm is applied microeconometrics with a focus on policy evaluation.