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Solvay Brussels School - Faculty Prof Dr Vuong Quan Hoang

Quan-Hoang Vuong

Associated Fellow

Contact address :

ULB zipcode : 145/01
Avenue F.D. Roosevelt 50
1050 Brussels
qvuong [at] ulb [dot] ac [dot] be

Contact address :

ULB zipcode : 100000
3/161 Thinh Quang, Dong Da
100000 Hanoi
Vietnam
qvuong [dot] ulb [at] gmail [dot] com

Main affiliations

Main Academic Affiliations:

  • 21-11-2003 to date: Finance, Comptabilité et Fiscalité, Centre Emile Bernheim, Université Libre de Bruxelles.
  • 24-11-2018 to date: Centre for Interdisciplinary Social Research (ISR), Phenikaa University (Hanoi, Vietnam) ; email: hoang [dot] vuongquan [at] phenikaa-uni [dot] edu [dot] vn;
  • 1-8-2017 to 24-11-2018: Centre for Interdisciplinary Social Research (ISR), Thanh Tay University (Hanoi, Vietnam), after this date renamed as Phenikaa University.
  • 31-6-2016 to 31-7-2017: FPT University (Hanoi, Vietnam)
  • 2007-2010: Director of Research; HCMC Open University (HCMC, Vietnam).

 

Professional:

2009 to date: Vuong & Associates (Hanoi, Vietnam)
1996 – 2002: The World Bank Group/IFC (Washington D.C. / Hanoi)
1993 – 1995. ING Barings / ING Bank (Hanoi).

Scientific Activities and Professional Societies:

  • Elected to NAFOSTED’s Scientific Council on Basic Research in the Social Sciences and Humanities, 2019-2021 Tenure. Decision No. 86/QĐ-HĐQL-NAFOSTED (2019/5/27)
  • Chairman - The European Association of Science Editors; The Vietnamese Regional Chapter.
  • Member of Editorial Board. Problems and Perspectives in Management (2019).
  • Member of Editorial Board. J Risk and Financial Management (2019).
  • Member of Editorial Board. Palgrave Communications (Nature; Associate Editor from 2018)
  • Member of Editorial Board. Scientific Data (Nature; EBM from 2018)
  • Member of Editorial Board. Int J Transitions and Innovation Systems (Inderscience; EBM from 2018)
  • Member of the Hanoi Stock Exchange HNX-30 Equity Index Committee (2014-2016).
  • Member of Editorial Board. ASEAN Journal of Management and Innovation. (Stamford International University, Bangkok).
  • Member of the Hanoi Stock Exchange HNX-30 Equity Index Committee (2012-2014).
  • Member of Editorial Board. Economy and Forecast Review (a policy research publication started in 1967; currently under Vietnam's Ministry of Planning and Investment).
  • Western Finance Association (USA, 2000 – present).
  • Vietnam Society for Application of Mathematics (VN, 1999 – present, member of Executive Committee 2005-2010).
  • Game Theory Society (USA, since 2009).
  • Vietnam Bond Market Association (VN, 2011) – Research Advisor.

Member of

CEB

Education

Ph.D. (ULB, Bruxelles, Belgium)

Typical works:

* Vuong QH, La VP, Vuong TT, Nguyen VH, Ho MT, Nguyen THK, Bui QK, Ho MT. (2018). Cultural additivity: Behavioural insights from the interaction of Confucianism, Buddhism, and Taoism in folktales. Palgrave Communications 2018; 4, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1057/s41599-018-0189-2. URL: https://www.nature.com/articles/s41599-018-0189-2.

* An open database of productivity in Vietnamese social sciences and humanities for public use. Scientific Data 2018; 5: 180188 (2018). DOI: https://doi.org/10.1038/sdata.2018.188; URL: https://www.nature.com/articles/sdata2018188.

* “Healthcare consumers’ sensitivity to costs: a reflection on behavioural economics from an emerging market”. Palgrave Communications 2018; 4: 70 (2018), DOI: 10.1057/s41599-018-0127-3. URL: https://www.nature.com/articles/s41599-018-0127-3.

* The (ir)rational consideration of the cost of science in transition economies. Nature Human Behaviour 2018; 2, 1, 5 (2018) doi:10.1038/s41562-017-0281-4. URL: https://www.nature.com/articles/s41562-017-0281-4.

* Survey data on Vietnamese propensity to attend periodic general health examinations. Scientific Data 2017; 4: 170142. doi:10.1038/sdata.2017.142. (Nature Research journal)

* Open data, open review and open dialogue in making social sciences plausible. Nature: Scientific Data Updates, 12 December 2017. Available from: <http://blogs.nature.com/scientificdata/2017/12/12/authors-corner-open-data-open-review-and-open-dialogue-in-making-social-sciences-plausible/> (Nature)

* Most recent book:

Bạch Ngọc Chiến & Vương Quân Hoàng. Bằng chứng cuộc sống: suy nghĩ về phát triển bền vững Việt Nam. NXB Chính trị Quốc gia Sự thật, Hà Nội, Việt Nam. Tháng 11-2015. ISBN: 978-604-57-2026-4 (English book title: Evidence of life: Some thoughts on sustainable development of Vietnam. Hanoi, Vietnam: National Political Publishing House. ISBN: 978-604-57-2026-4. Published: November 2015.)

Nancy K. Napier and Vuong Quan Hoang, 2013. What we see, why we worry, why we hope: Vietnam going forward. Boise, ID: Boise State University CCI Press. ISBN-13: 978-0985530587. ISBN-10: 0985530588.

Key fact

National Book Award 2007 (Vietnam Publishers Association)

National Journalism Award 2010 (Vietnam Journalists Association)

Member of Hanoi Stock Exchange's HNX 30 Index Committee (2012-16)

Editorial Board Member of the Economy and Forecast Review (2012-present) (A publication of Vietnam's Ministry of Planning and Investment)

Editorial Board Member: Palgrave Communications (Nature; 2018 to date)

Editorial Board Member: Scientific Data (Nature; 2018 to date)

Editorial Board Member: Int J Transitions and Innovation Systems (Inderscience; 2018 to date)

Editorial Board Member: Journal of Risk and Financial Management (MPDI; 2019 to date)

Editorial Board Member: Problems and Perspectives in Management (Business Perspectives; 2019 to date)

Chairman of The European Association of Science Editors - Vietnamese Regional Chapter.

Elected to NAFOSTED’s Scientific Council on Basic Research in the Social Sciences and Humanities, 2019-2021 Tenure. Decision No. 86/QĐ-HĐQL-NAFOSTED (2019/5/27)

 

Short bio

Senior Research Fellow, CEB (2003 to date)
http://orcid.org/0000-0003-0790-1576
Scopus Author ID 45161334600
Co-founder, Vuong & Associates (Hanoi, Vietnam)

International publications (selected):

(Full list of publications provided in résumé: www.solvay.edu/sites/upload/professors/cv/quan-hoang.vuong.pdf):

1. “A categorical data analysis on relationships between culture, creativity and business stage: the case of Vietnam.” International Journal of Transitions and Innovation Systems, Vol. 3, No. 1, pp. 4-24. [DOI: 10.1504/IJTIS.2013.056595] (2013; w. Nancy K. Napier)
 2. Business education in the emerging economy of Vietnam: twenty years of expectations, illusions, and lessons. In Eds. Ilan Alon, Victoria Jones, and John McIntyre (2013) Innovation in Business Education in Emerging Markets. New York: Palgrave Mcmillan (pp. 96-109). DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1057/9781137292964.0012. (2013)
 3. Serendipity as a strategic advantage. In T. Wilkinson (ed) Strategic Management in the 21st Century (Volume 1: The Operational Environment), pp. 175-199. Westport, CT: Praeger/ABC-Clio. [DOI: 10.13140/2.1.3311.952] http://www.amazon.com/dp/0313397414/ (2013; w. Nancy K. Napier)
 4. Making creativity: The value of multiple filters in the innovation process. Int. Journal of Transitions and Innovation Systems, 3(4), pp. 294-327. DOI: 10.1504/IJTIS.2014.068306. (2014)
 5. [Critique de livre] Managers and Management in Vietnam: 25 Years of Economic Renovation. Pacific Affairs, 87(2), pp. 378-389. [pdf file: from ingentaconnect] (2014)
 6. Relationship between Innovations, Capital Expenditures and Post-M&A Performance: Evidence from Vietnam, 2005-2012. The IUP Journal of Business Strategy. Volume XI, Number 1, pages 34-41. (2014)
 7. Resource Curse or Destructive Creation in Transition: Evidence from Vietnam's Corporate Sector. Management Research Review 2014; 37(7): 642-657.
 8. A Merton model of credit risk with jumps. J. Statistics Applications & Probability Letters 2015; 2(2): 97-103. DOI: 10.12785/jsapl/020201.
 9. Acculturation and Global Mindsponge: An Emerging Market Perspective. Int J Intercultural Relations 2015; 49: 354-367. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijintrel.2015.06.003.
10. Be rich or don’t be sick: Estimating Vietnamese patients’ risk of falling into destitution. SpringerPlus 2015; 4(1):529. DOI: 10.1186/s40064-015-1279-x ; PubMed: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26413435]
11. Creativity and entrepreneurial efforts in an emerging economy. Business Creativity and the Creative Economy 2016; 2(1): 35-46. [DOI: 10.18536/bcce.2016.06.1.1.05]
12. “Vietnamese patients' choice of healthcare provider: In search of quality information”. Int J of Behavioural and Healthcare Research 2015; 5(3/4):184-212. DOI: 10.1504/IJBHR.2015.077678
13. Data on Vietnamese patients' behavior in using information sources, perceived data sufficiency and (non)optimal choice of healthcare provider”. Data in Brief 2016; 7: 1687-1695. DOI: 10.1016/j.dib.2016.04.066.
14. “Resources, experience and perseverance in entrepreneurs' perceived likelihood of success in an emerging economy”. Journal of Innovation and Entrepreneurship 2016; 5: Art. 18. DOI: 10.1186/s13731-016-0047-7.
15. Survey data on entrepreneurs’ subjective plan and perceptions of the likelihood of success. Data in Brief 2016; 6: 858-864. DOI:10.1016/j.dib.2016.01.034.
16. “Global Mindset as Integration of Emerging Socio-cultural Values through Mindsponge Processes: A Transition Economy Perspective,” in J. Kuada (ed.) Global Mindsets: Exploration and Perspectives. New York / London: Routledge (Taylor & Francis). ISBN: 978-1-13-883177-3. Google Books: books.google.com/books?id=-mQRDAAAQBAJ. (2016)
17. “Impacts of geographical locations and sociocultural traits on the Vietnamese entrepreneurship”. SpringerPlus 2016; 5(1): Art. #1189. DOI: 10.1186/s40064-016-2850-9.
18. “Data on Vietnamese patients' financial burdens and risk of destitution”. Data in Brief 2016; 9:543-548. DOI: 10.1016/j.dib.2016.09.040.
19. “Information expensiveness perceived by Vietnamese patients with respect to healthcare provider's choice”. Acta Informatica Medica 2016; 24(5): 380-383. DOI: 10.5455/AIM.2016.24.360-363.
20. “In Vietnam, Digital is Democratizing”. CIMA-NED, Nov. 14, 2016. URL: <http://www.cima.ned.org/blog/vietnam-digital-democratizing/>
21. “Empirical probabilities of (non)optimal healthcare choice conditional on socioeconomic status and time consumption”. Indian J Comm Health 2016; 28(3): 286-290.
22. “Determinants of firm performance in a less innovative transition system: exploring Vietnamese longitudinal data”. Int J. Transit. Innovat. Syst. 2016; 5(1): 20-45. DOI: 10.1504/IJTIS.2016.081557
23. “Medical expenses matter most for the poor: evidence from a Vietnamese medical survey”. Materia Socio Medica 2016; 28(6): 429-431. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5239662/
24. “Whither voluntary communities of co-located patients in Vietnam? Empirical evidence from a 2016 medical survey dataset”. Indian J Community Health 2016; 28(4): 389-397.
25. “Health communication, information technology and the public’s attitude toward periodic general health examinations”. F1000Research 2016; 5: 2935 (doi: 10.12688/f1000research.10508.1) https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5247783/
26. “Relationship between past experience, social network participation and innovative capacity: Vietnamese entrepreneurship in transition”. Int J Transitions and Innovation Systems 2016; 5(3/4): 299-313. DOI:10.1504/IJTIS.2016.10004466
27. “Patients’ contribution as a quid pro quo for community supports? Evidence from Vietnamese co-location clusters”. Int J Business and Society 2017; 18(1): 189-210.
28. “Health insurance thresholds and policy implications: a Vietnamese medical survey in 2015”. Biomedical Research 2017; 28(4): 2432-2438.
29. “Academic research: The difficulty of being simple and beautiful”. European Science Editing 2017; 43(2): 32-33. DOI:10.20316/ESE.2017.43.002.
30. “Economic benefits and treatment progress as determinants of the sustainability of Vietnamese voluntary co-located patients clusters”. J Public Health Research 2017; 6(1): Art. 788 (pp.10-17). DOI:10.4081/jphr.2017.788.
31. “Using YouTube videos to promote universities: a content analysis”. Technics Technologies Education Management 2017; 12(1): 58-72.
32. “Learning healthcare needs when the body speaks: insights from a 2016 Vietnamese survey on general physical examinations”. Indian J Community Health 2017; 29(1): 101-107.
33. “What makes Vietnamese (not) attend periodic general health examinations? A 2016 cross-sectional study”. Osong Public Health and Research Perspectives 2017; 8(2): 147-154. DOI: https://doi.org/10.24171/j.phrp.2017.8.2.07
34. “Do economic conditions and in-kind benefits make needy patients bond together? insights from cross-section data on clusters of co-located patients in Vietnam”. Biomedical Research 2017; 28(14): 6103-6107.
35. “Medical insurance and expenditure thresholds for Vietnamese patient satisfaction with healthcare services and some meaningful empirical thresholds”. Iranian Journal of Public Health 2018; 47(1): 119-126. URL: <http://ijph.tums.ac.ir/index.php/ijph/article/view/12054>
36. “Double edge experiences of expatriate acculturation: Navigating through personal multiculturalism”. Journal of Global Mobility 2017; 5(3):in press.
37. “The Vietnamese financial economy in an age of reform, 1986-2016”. Book chapter in Volz and Yoshino (Eds.) Routledge Handbook on Banking and Finance in Asia. London, UK: Routledge (T&F). 2017.
38 “Learning to love the reviewer”. European Science Editing 2017; 43(4): 83.
39 “Gender, age, research experience, leading role and academic productivity of Vietnamese researchers in the social sciences and humanities: exploring a 2008-2017 Scopus dataset”. European Science Editing 2017; 43(3):51-55.
40 “Psychological and socio-economic factors affecting social sustainability through impacts on perceived health care quality and public health: the case of Vietnam”. Sustainability 2017; 9(8): Art. #1456. http://www.mdpi.com/2071-1050/9/8/1456;
41 Survey data on Vietnamese propensity to attend periodic general health examinations”. Scientific Data (a Nature journal), 4 : 170142. doi:10.1038/sdata.2017.142; Altmetric: https://www.nature.com/articles/sdata2017142/metrics;
42 “Nemo solus satis sapit: trends of research collaborations in the Vietnamese social sciences, observing 2008–2017 Scopus data”. Publications 2017; 5(4): 24. DOI: 10.3390/publications5040024.
43 “Health care payments in Vietnam: patients’ quagmire of caring for health versus economic destitution”. Int J Environmental Research and Public Health 2017; 14(10): 1118. DOI: 10.3390/ijerph14101118;
44 Exploring Vietnamese co-authorship patterns in social sciences with basic network measures of 2008-2017 Scopus data”. F1000Research 2017; 6: 1559. DOI: 10.12688/f1000research.12404.1 ; 
45 “On the sustainability of co-authoring behaviors in Vietnamese social sciences: A preliminary analysis of network data”. Sustainability 2017; 9(11): 2142. 
46 “Vì sao toán học có thể cải thiện Bước nhảy ngàn cân”. π Journal 2017; 1(11): 46-48. [file: pdf] 
47 Mỹ cảm thi ca qua một lăng kính toán học. π Journal 2017; 1(12): 5-7.
48 “Open data, open review and open dialogue in making social sciences plausible”. Nature: Scientific Data Updates 2017 (December 12). URL: <http://blogs.nature.com/scientificdata/2017/12/12/authors-corner-open-data-open-review-and-open-dialogue-in-making-social-sciences-plausible/>
49 “The (in)significance of socio-demographic factors as possible determinants of Vietnamese social scientists’ contribution-adjusted productivity: exploring 2008-2017 Scopus data”. Societies 2017; 8(1): 3.
50 The (ir)rational consideration of the cost of science in transition economies”. Nature Human Behaviour vol. 2, no. 1 (2018) doi:10.1038/s41562-017-0281-4. URL: https://www.nature.com/articles/s41562-017-0281-4 ;
51 “Effects of work environment and collaboration on research productivity in Vietnamese social sciences: evidence from 2008 to 2017 Scopus data”. Studies in Higher Education 2018; 43, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1080/03075079.2018.1479845.
52 “Healthcare consumers’ sensitivity to costs: a reflection on behavioural economics from an emerging market”. Palgrave Communications 2018; 4: 70, DOI: 10.1057/s41599-018-0127-3. URL: https://www.nature.com/articles/s41599-018-0127-3
53 “To be human in the age of Industry 4.0: perspective from Vietnam”. Proc. XXIV World Congress of Philosophy, Beijing 13-20 Aug. 2018. [URL: http://wcp2018.pku.edu.cn/yw/index.htm]
54 “How philosophy of social sciences can benefit from Bayesian statistics: Insights from a developing country”. Proc. XXIV World Congress of Philosophy, Beijing 13-20 Aug. 2018. [URL: http://wcp2018.pku.edu.cn/yw/index.htm]
55 "A bibliometric analysis of the global research trend in child maltreatment". Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health 2018; 15(7): 1456; https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph15071456.
56 “How did researchers get it so wrong?” The acute problem of plagiarism in Vietnamese social sciences and humanitiesEuropean Science Editing 2018; 44(3):56-58.
57 “Factors Associated with Substance Use and Sexual Behavior among Drug Users in Three Mountainous Provinces of Vietnam”. Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health 2018; 15(9), 1885; DOI: https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph15091885.
58 “An open database of productivity in Vietnamese social sciences and humanities for public use”. Scientific Data 2018; 5: 180188. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1038/sdata.2018.188; URL: https://www.nature.com/articles/sdata2018188.
59  Central limit theorem for functional of jump Markov processes. Vietnam Journal of Mathematics 33(4): 443-461. [American Mathematical Society - AMS Mathematical Reviews 2007] [pdf]
60 On the martingale representation theorem and on approximate hedging a contingent claim in the minimum deviation square criterion. In Jeltsch, Li & Sloan (Eds.) Topics in Industrial and Applied Mathematics, pp. 134-151, Series in Contemporary Applied Mathematics 8. Hackensack, New Jersey: World Scientific.  DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1142/9789812709356_0008; ISBN 978-7-04-021903-6. (AMS Mathematical Reviews 2008
61 A Merton model of credit risk with jumps. J. Statistics Applications & Probability Letters 2015; 2(2): 97-103.
62 “Paintings Can Be Forged, But Not Feeling”: Vietnamese Art—Market, Fraud, and Value. Arts 2018; 7(4), 62, DOI: https://doi.org/10.3390/arts7040062.
63  “Factors associated with the regularity of physical exercises as a means of improving the social public health system in Vietnam”. Sustainability 2018; 10(11), 3828. [DOI: https://doi.org/10.3390/su10113828]
64 “The Dark Side of Female HIV Patient Care: Sexual and Reproductive Health Risks in Pre- and Post-Clinical Treatments”. Journal of Clinical Medicine 2018; 7(11): 402. DOI: https://doi.org/10.3390/jcm7110402.
65 “Methadone maintenance treatment reduces the vulnerability of drug users on HIV/AIDS in Vietnamese remote settings: assessing the changes in HIV knowledge, perceived risk, and testing uptake after a 12-month follow-up”. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2018; 15(11): 2567. 
66 “Cultural additivity: Behavioural insights from the interaction of Confucianism, Buddhism, and Taoism in folktales”. Palgrave Communications (Nature) 2018; 4, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1057/s41599-018-0189-2. URL: https://www.nature.com/articles/s41599-018-0189-2.
67 “Acceptability and Willingness to Pay for a Mobile Phone Vaccination Application in a Vietnamese Cohort”. Patient Preference and Adherence 2018; 12: 2583-2591; DOI: https://doi.org/10.2147/PPA.S185129 [2017: JIF 1.733, CiteScore 1.99]
68 “The financial economy of Viet Nam in an age of reform, 1986-2016”. In U. Volz, P. Morgan and N. Yoshino (Eds.) Routledge Handbook of Banking and Finance in Asia (2019; pp. 201-222). London, UK: Routledge (T&F).
69 “The values and challenges of ‘openness’ in addressing the reproducibility crisis and regaining public trust in social sciences and humanities”. European Science Editing 2019; 45(1)
70 “Artificial Intelligence vs. Natural Stupidity: Evaluating AI Readiness for the Vietnamese Medical Information System”. J. Clin. Med. 2019, 8, 168. DOI: https://doi.org/10.3390/jcm8020168. [IF 5.583 CiteScore 7.07 / Top 10 General Med Scopus, Top 15 ISI WoS Intern. Med.]
71 “HIV and AIDS-related knowledge and attitude of residents in border regions of Vietnam”. Harm Reduction Journal 2019. [2017 IF 2.55 CiteScore 2.56 / Q1]
72 “Online peer influences are associated with receptiveness of youths: The case of Shisha in Vietnam”. Children and Youth Services Review 2019; 99, 18-22; DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.childyouth.2019.01.032. [2017 IF 1.383, CiteScore 1.8 / Q1]
73 “Sex differences and psychological factors associated with general health examinations participation: results from a Vietnamese cross-section ‎dataset”. Sustainability 2019; 11(2), 514; DOI: https://doi.org/10.3390/su11020514. [2017 IF 2.075, CiteScore 2.37 / Q2 ISI WOS Scopus]
74 “Righting the misperceptions of men having sex with men: a prerequisite for protecting and understanding gender incongruence in Vietnam”. Journal of Clinical Medicine 2019; 8(2), 105; DOI: https://doi.org/10.3390/jcm8010105. [2017 IF 5.583, CiteScore 7.07 / Q1]
75 “HIV Knowledge and Risk Behaviors among Drug Users in three Vietnamese Mountainous Provinces”. Substance Abuse Treatment Prevention and Policy 2019; 14: 3; DOI: https://doi.org/10.1186/s13011-019-0191-8 [2017 IF 2.214, CiteScore 2.34 / Q1]
76 “The values and challenges of ‘openness’ in addressing the reproducibility crisis and regaining public trust in social sciences and humanities”. European Science Editing 2019; 45(1): 14-17. DOI: https://doi.org/10.20316/ESE.2019.45.17021.
77 “Computational Entrepreneurship: from Economic Complexities to Interdisciplinary Research”. Problems and Perspectives in Management 2019; 17(1): 117-129. DOI: 10.21511/ppm.17(1).2019.11.
78 “SciRev: an initiative for improving peer review transparency”. European Science Editing 2019; 45(1): 20.
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

 

 * Updated as of September 21, 2015.

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