Anh Ngoc Nguyen, Ph.D.

Development and Policies Research Center

Dr. Anh Ngoc Nguyen is the co-founder and Chief Economist at the Development and Policies Research Center (DEPOCEN). Prior to co-founding DEPOCEN in 2005, he was an economic advisor for the Economic Committee of the National Assembly of Vietnam. His years of experience working in the field of development and policy for both governmental and international organizations have given him a well-established position among the research community. From 1995 – 2006, Anh worked for the Ministry of Industry and Trade and the National Council for Science and Technology Policy as a Senior Researcher.

Anh earned his master’s in international trade and finance from Lancaster University (UK), and later a Ph.D. in economics from Lancaster University. After completing his Ph.D., he spent two years in the UK for his post-doctoral research fellowship.