Tuan Chu

School: School of Business & Management
Department: Economics & Finance
College: Business & Law
Position: Lecturer
Location: RMIT Saigon South
Email: tuan.chu2@rmit.edu.vn
ORCID: 0000-0003-0354-6079

Dr Tuan Chu is currently a lecturer in Economics at Department of Economics and Finance. Before joining RMIT, Dr Tuan had over 7 years teaching experience at New College of the Humanities-London, Bournemouth University, University of Winchester (United Kingdom).

  • PhD in Economics, Bournemouth University
  • MPhil in Development Economics, Bournemouth University
  • MSc in Accounting and Finance, University of Bath

Dr Tuan Chu has taught a wide range of Economics and Finance modules from undergraduate to postgraduate levels: Business Statistics, Econometrics, Principles of Economics, International Trade, Critical Economics, Business Data Analysis, Financial Econometrics,…

His principal research interest lies in Macroeconomics, especially in Fiscal Policy. Blockchain, Corruption and Sustainable Development have additionally been his research interests.

  • Chu T.T., Hölscher J., and McCarthy D. (2020) The impact of government expenditure compositions on economic growth: an empirical analysis of high-income vs low to middle-income economies. Empirical Economics. (Accepted: https://doi.org/10.1007/s00181-018-1616-3)
  • • Bui H., Alua K., and Chu T.T. (2018) Female Entrepreneurship in Patriarchal Society: Motivation and Challenges. Journal of Small Business and Entrepreneurship. (Accepted: https://doi.org/10.1080/08276331.2018.1435841)
  • Granted funding to present paper: Management International Conference 2016 in Pula, Croatia (1000 GBP)
  • Granted funding to present paper: European Association for Comparative Economic Studies (EACES) Conference 2016 in Germany (1000 GBP)
  • Fellow – The Higher Education Academy.

  • Received “You Are Brilliant” Award, Student Union, Bournemouth University 2019

  • Received “Make A Difference” Award, Faculty of Management, Bournemouth University 2019

  • Member of Royal Economic Society since 2014. 

  • Member of European Association for Comparative Economic Studies since 2016.

  • Feb 2021 – Present: Full-time Lecturer in Economics, RMIT VN University

  • Sep 2019 – Jan 2021: Full-time Lecturer in Economics and Finance, University of Winchester

  • August 2018 – August 2019: Full-time (Fixed-term) Lecturer in Statistics and Econometrics, Bournemouth University

  • Aug 2018 – Dec 2018: Visiting Lecturer at New College of the Humanities, London 

  • Sep 2014 – July 2018: Part Time Lecturer and Research Assistant at Bournemouth University

  • June 2015 – 2020: Freelancer Economist for The Statesman's Yearbook - The Politics, Cultures and Economies of the World published by Palgrave Macmillan UK