Thanh Tam Nguyen-Huu

Thanh Tam Nguyen-Huu

Associate Professor in Economics

Thanh Tam Nguyen-Huu
Discipline department
Economy, Territories and Sustainable development
Teaching area
Alternative and Applied Economics
Modern Economics
Thanh Tam Nguyen-Huu is an Associate Professor of Economics. He joined EM Normandie in 2019. He has a PhD in economics from the Université Toulouse 1 Capitole, awarded in 2011. His thesis is on a new strategy in multinational companies- the direct foreign investment of export-platform and the impacts of this on the manufacturing industries in the host country. His research interests are International Business and sustainable development. He focuses specifically on the strategies of multinational companies, international mobility of production factors, optimum growth and the inequalities and performance of companies.
2011 : PhD in Economics, Université Toulouse 1 Capitole
Professional experience

Depuis 2019 : associate professor in economics, EM Normandie
2019 : professor, Université de Bordeaux
2016 : associate researcher, TIMAS, Thang-Long University
2015 : international consultant, Vietnam Center of Research in Economics, Management, and Environment
2015-2018 : professor, Université de Rouen-Normandie
2012-2014 : professor, Université of Evry-Val-d’Essone
2011-2012 : post-doctoral fellow, LEREPS, Université Toulouse 1 Capitole

Thanh Tam Nguyen-Huu
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Year of publication


Nguyen-Huu, T.T 2011, 'Export-platform FDI: From location factors to impacts on the host country. The evidence from Vietnam manufacturing industries', PhD in economics, Université Toulouse 1 Capitole, Toulouse, France. 

PhD Dissertation / Accreditation to Supervise Management Research

Nguyen-Huu, T, Nguyen, Khac, M & Phung, M-L (forthcoming), 'Productivity growth and job reallocation: Evidence from the garment industry in Vietnam', Région et Développement. CNRS : 4 ; HCERES: C 

Academic articles

Cuong-Pham, T.K., Nguyen-Van, P, Nguyen-Huu, T.T, Tran, T.A. & Nonkignon, K 2019, ‘Subjective well-being and social comparison : a comparativestudy on rural Thailand and Vietnam’, Revue d’Economie Politique, 2019/6, vol. 129, pp. 993-1029. CNRS : 2 ; HCERES : A

Academic articles

Didisse, J, Nguyen-Huu, T.T & Tran, T.A-D 2019, "The long walk to knowledge: On the determinants of higher education mobility to Europe". Journal of Development Studies, vol. 55(6), pp. 1099-1120. CNRS 2.

Academic articles

Nguyen-Huu, T.T & Pham, N.S 2018, "Should the host country invest in a new industry?". Revue Economique, vol. 69(1), pp. 29-65. CNRS : 2 ; HCERES : A.

Academic articles

Nguyen-Huu, T.T & Nguyen-Khac, M (2017) "Impacts of Export-platform FDI on the production of upstream industries - Do third country size, trade agreements and heterogeneity of firms matter? Evidence from the Vietnamese supporting industries", Economics E-Journal, vol.11, pp. 1-31. CNRS 4.

Academic articles

Nguyen-Huu,T.T (2016) "Determinant factors of TFP convergence: Evidence from Vietnamese manufacturing firms from 2000-2012". Economics Bulletin, vol. 36(3), pp.1569-1579. CNRS 3.

Academic articles

Minda, A & Nguyen-Huu, T.T (2013) "Les impacts quantitatifs verticaux de l’investissement direct étranger d’exportation-plateforme : le cas des industries sous-traitantes du Vietnam". Revue d’Economie Industrielle, vol. 142(2nd trimester), pp. 111-145. CNRS 3.

Academic articles

Minda, A & Nguyen-Huu, T.T (2012) "Les déterminants de l’investissement direct étranger d’exportation-plateforme: L’exemple du Vietnam". Revue Economique, vol. 63(1), pp. 69-92. CNRS 2.

Academic articles

Nguyen-Huu, T.T, Hattab-Christmann, M & Kechidi, M (2010) "Les effets des investissements directs étrangers de plateforme d’exportation sur les industries locales au Vietnam : effet de concurrence et retombées technologiques". Région et Développement, vol. 32, pp. 179-202. CNRS 4.

Academic articles