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Workshop “Analyzing the Impacts of TPP and AEC on Vietnamese Economy – Impacts on Macro Economy and Livestock Sector”

In the morning of August 3, 2015, at Hanoi Sofitel Plaza Meeting Hall, Viet Nam Institute for Economic and Policy Research (VEPR), University of Economics and Business, Hanoi National University, held the international scientific conference to disseminate the study results about “The Impacts of Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) and ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) on the Vietnamese […]

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Jury out on VN’s middle-income trap status (VNS)

Viet Nam became a middle-income country (MIC) in 2008, and remains at the lower MI level. Recently, Japanese economist Kenichi Ohno stated that Viet Nam had fallen into the middle-income trap, and his diagnosis sparked a heated debate on what was the country’s true economic situation. Is Viet Nam in danger of falling into the […]