Dr. Van Pham, associate professor of economics at Baylor's Hankamer School of Business, studies economic development, international trade and retail. His research interests also include technology change, developing country labor markets, immigration, corruption and applied microeconomics.
He has published articles that have appeared in trade journals such as the Journal of Economics and Management Strategy and the American Economic Review and has presented research around the world from Australia and Vietnam to Louisiana and Canada.
Dr. Pham received his bachelor's degree in 1989 and his master's degree in 1992 in mechanical engineering from MIT. He earned his doctoral degree in economics from Cornell University in1998. In 2010, he was named a Fulbright Scholar and served as a visiting professor at the University of Economics in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. He also was named a Mayo McBride Global Scholar in 2012.
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