Vu Minh Khuong

Dr. Vu Minh Khuong is an Associate Professor at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy (National University of Singapore). His research and teaching concentrate on economic development and policy analysis.

Professor Vu has published two books and more than 20 papers in prestigious academic journals, including Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, Information Economics and Policy, Telecommunication Policy, Scandinavian Journal of Economics, German Economics Review, Journal of Structural Change and Economic Dynamics, Journal of Contemporary Economic Policy, Energy Policy, Journal of Policy Modeling, Asian Economics Papers, and Economics Letters. He also frequently writes press articles for newspapers and other media, focusing on development policy issues.

Professor Vu has provided extensive consulting and advisory services to international organizations and government agencies, including UNIDO, UNDP, IMF, World Bank, IFC, ILO, and APO. Before transitioning into academia, Professor Vu had held various government positions in Vietnam, including Deputy Chief of the Haiphong City Government Office, Vice-Chairman of Dinh Vu Economic Zone, and Research Associate at the Prime Minister’s Advisory Commission.

Professor Vu received a BA in Mathematics from Hanoi University (with highest honours) and an MBA and PhD from Harvard University. Prior to his arrival at the Lee Kuan Yew School, he taught at Suffolk University (Boston) and Keio University (Tokyo). He is a member of the Editorial Board of the Journal of Telecommunications Policy and the Journal of East Asian Policy.