External research


  • Temporal stability of risk preference: A meta-analysis of longitudinal studies; Alexandra Bagaini; Faculty of Psychology, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
  • Factors related to over-indebtedness in microfinance; Michelle Caviezel; Department of Banking and Finance, Center of Competence for Sustainable Finance, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland


  • Does COVID-19 pandemic affect the risk attitudes of rural households? - Insights from Thailand; Hao Luo; Department of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development, Faculty of Agricultural Sciences, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, Göttingen, Germany
  • Spatial analysis of COVID 19 effects on the socio-economic conditions of rural households of the provincial in Northeastern area of Thailand; Roongrasamee Boondao; Ubon Ratchathani Business School, Ubon Ratchathani University, Ubon Ratchathani, Thailand
  • Gendered labor market effects of extreme lockdowns: Evidence from Southeast Asia; Vincent Jerald Ramos; Dynamics of Demography, Democracy, and Public Policy RTG, Humboldt University Berlin and Hertie School Berlin, Germany
  • Does gender matter in access to formal credit: Evidence from rural Vietnam and Thailand; Chung Thanh Phan; Health and Agricultural Policy Research Institute, University of Economics, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
  • Drought perception and adaptation of farmers in Vietnam and Thailand; Thi Mui Nguyen; Victoria University of Wellington New Zealand
  • Integrating remote sensing and household panel data for mapping adaptive capacity in a complex agricultural system – evidence from a coffee landscape in Vietnam; Gina Maskell; Research Department II: Climate Resilience; Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research, Potsdam, Germany
  • The impact of risk attitudes on the choice of household’s savings, loans and insurance in Vietnam; Truong Anh Tuan; Faculty of Insurance, University of Labour and Social Affairs, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
  • Cash transfers and the stability of risk and patience profiles; Ralitza Dimova; Development Economics, University of Manchester, United Kingdom
  • Understanding migration as adaptation. The role of observed versus perceived environmental risks; Mongkon Thongchaithanawut; Department of Geography and Regional Research, Vienna International School of Earth and Space Science (VISESS), University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
  • Modelling disaster risks: A dynamic household model; Roman Hoffmann; International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) & Vienna Institute of Demography, Austrian Academy of Sciences, Austria
  • How do remittances affect education and labor of children and adolescents? Tien Ngo; Sam M. Walton College of Business at the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, USA
  • Climate change impacts on cropland: A Ricardian approach to Vietnamese households; Van Tran; Centre for Economic and Financial Research, University of Economics and Law, Vietnam National University, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam
  • The impact of health insurance on rural households’ financial well-being and investments; Benjapon Prommawin; Faculty of Economics, Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai, Thailand
  • Understanding rural households’ choice of cooking fuels: Evidence from Cambodia, Laos, Thailand, and Vietnam; Panharoth Chhay; Asian Development Bank Institute, Tokyo, Japan
  • The impact of social capital in financial development in Southeast Asia; Miguel Jimenez; Department of Economic History, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
  • Industrial zones and agriculture: Evidence from an emerging economy; Canh Dang; The London School of Economics and Political Science, London, United Kingdom
  • The effect of aging farmers on farm efficiency and its transitional change in rural Thailand; Uchook Duangbootsee; Kasetsart University, Bangkok, Thailand
  • Weather shocks and income inequality; Thi Thao Nguyen; School of Economics, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
  • Household's coping strategies from shocks in Vietnam; Tien Ngo; Sam M. Walton College of Business at the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, USA


  • Gender gap in non-farm sector in rural Viet Nam; Tran Thi Minh Nguyet; Economics and Business Administration, Vietnam National University of Forestry, Hanoi, Vietnam
  • The exposure to natural shocks and internal migration. Evidence in the central region of Vietnam; Hien Minh Nguyen; Grad-School of Int'l Cooperation Studies, Kobe University, Japan
  • Unlocking Thailand’s agriculture: Policies to address binding constraints on smallholder farmer productivity in Thailand; Kornvuthi Lapprathana; Harvard Kennedy School, Cambridge, MA, USA
  • Access to finance and non-farm economic performance: Evidence from Vietnam and Thailand; Tuan Viet Tran; Economics and Business Administration, Vietnam National University of Forestry; Vietnam
  • Trust and risk-sharing in networks; Sasha Abrahams; Homerton College, Studies in Economics; United Kingdom
  • Natural disasters and farmers' decision on agricultural production - Empirical evidence for agricultural economies; Thi Xuyen Tran; Helmut-Schmidt-Universität, Political Economiy and Empirical Economics, Hamburg, Germany
  • The effects of floods on households in rural Southeast Asia; Thi Ngoc Tu Le; Development Economics Division, The Institute of Development and Applied Economics (IDAE), Hoa Sen University, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
  • The impacts of access to credit on rural households in Vietnam and Thailand; My Nguyen; Department of Economics, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA
  • The impact of crop insurance on farmers' debt; Watcharapong Chunchamras; Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics; Faculty of Economics; Kasetsart University, Thailand
  • Enhancing the livelihoods of coffee and pepper smallholders in the central highlands of Vietnam through improving stakeholder participation in agribusiness led value chains; Jeffrey Neilson / Estelle Biénabe / Clement Rigal; School of Geosciences, The University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
  • The impact of natural disasters on self-employment activity: A causal analysis of community factors driving entrepreneurship; Pankaj C. Patel; Villanova University, Villanova, Pennsylania, USA


  • Impact of aging farmers on farm efficiency and inequalities; Uchook Duangbootsee; Kasetsart University, Bangkok, Thailand
  • The relationship between education and health: The case of Vietnam and Thailand; Tran Binh Dai; Vietnamese-German University, Thu Dau Mot City, Vietnam
  • Preparing skills of rice farmers in the era of Thailand; Suvaporn Phasuk; Dept. of Agricultural and Resource Economics, Faculty of Economics, Kasetsart University, Thailand
  • Migration, livelihoods and development: Internal migration of Vietnam; Mai Quang Hop; University of Economics and Law, HCMCVNU, Vietnam
  • The effect of bargaining power in the household on child health; Andreas Kammerlander; University of Freiburg, Institute of Economics, Germany
  • Sustainable rice production and its effect on farmer’s income in central of Vietnam; Tran Nguyen Thanh; Graduate School of International Cooperation Studies, Kobe University, Japan
  • Early-life shocks and children outcomes: Short and medium-term evidence from a typhoon in Vietnam; Trinh Pham; Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Cornell University, USA
  • Impact of migration and remittances on children’s education and health outcome in Southeast Asia; Vatana Chea, Truc Ngoc Hoang Dang; College of Population Studies, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
  • A situation assessment on food safety and its supply chain in Ubon Ratchathani; Suparerk Janjarasjitt, et al.; Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Ubon Ratchathani University, Ubon Ratchathani, Thailand
  • Agricultural transformations and poverty implications; Kerstin Nolte; Institute of Economic and Cultural Geography, LUH, Germany
  • Socioeconomic effects of collectivist and individualist education: A comparison between North and South Vietnam; Hanna Adam; Universität Bayreuth, Germany
  • Self-assessed comparative wellbeing and social preferences; Dien Pham Huong; Banking University, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
  • Household level effects of flooding: Evidence from Thailand; André Gröger, Timo Kapelari et al.; University Barcelona GSE, Spain
  • Climate change impacts on rural farm households in the Northeastern region; Witsanu Attavanich; Kasetsart University, Thailand
  • Implications of climate change and climate-induced disasters for the insurance sector; Christian Hott and Xuyen T. Tran; Helmut Schmidt Universität, Hamburg, Germany
  • Socioeconomic Inequalities in under-five child malnutrition across rural areas in Vietnam; Truc Nguyen and Marina Dodlova; Universität Passau, Germany
  • Factor determining the changes in agricultural total factor productivity at household level; Dynamics of agricultural capita and efficiency; Heterogeneity in returns to capital and effects on investment decisions; Hiroyuki Takeshima; International Food Policy Research Institute, USA


  • Determinants of labour market success in Thailand; Annette Bergemann; Department of Economics, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
  • Economic impact of health shocks and insurance on rural households in Vietnam: Evidence from panel data; Marc Völker; Inst. for Population & Social
  • Reserch (IPSR) Mahidol University, Nakhon Pathom, Thailand
  • The Impacts of aging society on farm households’ agricultural production and inequalities in rural Thailand; Uchook Duangbootsee; Kasetsart University, Bangkok, Thailand
  • Inflation and development in Asia ; Toan Phan; Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond and University of North Carolina, USA
  • Attitudes towards risk among vietnamese households; Kristin Kiesel; UCDAVIS, One Shields Avenue, Davis, USA
  • The joint assessment and planning component of the flood and drought joint project between Cambodia and Thailand; Erinda Pubill; Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, Vientiane, Lao PDR, Germany
  • Does rural micro credit improve well-being of households in Dak Lak Province? Le Duc Niem; Tay Nguyen University, Buon Ma Thuot City, Vietnam
  • Assessment of livelihood vulnerability to climate change in the coastal area of Thua Thien Hue Province, Vietnam; Chi Le Thi Tinh, Beverley Clark; Flinders University, Bedford Park, South Australia, Australia
  • Economic development and poverty alleviation of ethnic minorities: A case study on facts and challenges in the central highlands of Vietnam; David Simon, Rainer Klump; Goethe University Frankfurt am Main, Germany
  • TVSEP, sustainable development and graph theory concepts; Ada Wossink; Manchester University, Manchester, United Kingdom
  • Stability of preferences: A new approach; Joseph Vecci; Gothenburg University, Vasagaton, Sweden
  • Creating a methodology to model the current and future energy demand of rural areas in developing countries; Cristina Dominguez, Jan Carmeliet; ETH Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland


  • The long-run impact of agent orange and TCDD Exposure; Helge Liebert; School of Economics and Political Science, Universität St. Gallen (HSG), St. Gallen, Switzerland
  • Improvement of farmers' adaptation. Climate change case study; Chawin Leelawannkhet, Suwanna Praneetvatakul; Kasetsart University, Bangkok, Thailand
  • Agricultural investment in rice farming of households: A comparison study between Thailand and Vietnam; Chaniporn Leartlam, Suwanna Praneetvatakul; Kasetsart University, Bangkok, Thailand
  • Perennial systems in Dak Lak province (Viet Nam): Practices and socio-economic analysis; Phan Thi Thuy, Philippe Lebailly; Tay Nguyen University, Buon Ma Thuot City, Dak Lak, Vietnam
  • Perceived risks of climate change and adaptation of farmers to climate change: Case in Ha Tinh, Hue, Dak Lak; Thi Mui Nguyen, Roberta Raffaell ; University of Trento and FSU Jena, Jena, Germany
  • Poverty dynamics and sustainable development factors affecting the quality of life among Thai elderly; Suttini Wattanakul; Sirindhorn College of Public Health, Ubonratchathani, Thailand
  • Thailand rural transformation study; Nipon Poapongsakorn; Thailand Development Research Institute, Knet Wang Thoglang, Bangkok, Thailand
  • Collective action as risk adaptation - THE Role of social capital in small scale farming activities in rural areas of Vietnam; Carolin Hulke, Javier Revilla Diez; University of Cologne, Köln, Germany


  • A comparative analysis of the impacts of extreme weather events on livelihood-based rural household groups in central Vietnam ; Truong Thi Nguyen, Andrew Millington; Flinders University, Bedford Park, South Australia, Australia
  • Impact of (agricultural) shocks on rural and urban non-farm enterprises in Thailand - Indirect effects through backward and forward linkages; Katharina Grabrucker, Michael Grimm; Universität Passau, Passau, Germany
  • Determinants of catastrophic health expenditures of rural households in Thailand and Vietnam; Marc Völker, Manasigan Kanchanachitra; Inst. for Population & Social Research (IPSR) Mahidol University, Nakhon Pathom, Thailand