Binh Thanh Nguyen

School: School of Business & Management 
Department: Economics & Finance
College: College of Business & Law
Position: Senior Lecturer, Senior Program Manager of Finance
Location: RMIT Saigon South
Phone: +84 (28) 36223604

Binh is the Senior Program Manager of Finance and the Fintech-Crypto Hub coordinator at RMIT Vietnam and is a leading academic thought leader in frontier fields of finance including Blockchain, Digital Assets, Metaverse and Financial Technology. He dedicates his academic work to creating insights on how technology in finance will bring property rights, financial inclusion and economic empowerment to everyone in the world.

  • Ph.D. in Economics (University of Regensburg)
  • M.Sc. in Economics (University of Regensburg)
  • B.Sc. in Economics (University of Regensburg)

Finance, Economics

  • Cryptofinance, Financial Technology, Real Estate Finance
  • (Development Economics & Emerging Markets Research Cluster)
  • Nguyen, T.B., Nguyen, V.H.T., Pham, H., Nguyen C.T. and Pham, A.T. (Forthcoming) Are the Stabilities of Stablecoins Connected? Journal of Industrial and Business Economics. (Scimago rank: Q1)

  • Pham, H., Nguyen, T. B., Ramiah, V. and Bui, M. (2021), Modern Portfolio Theory in the Age of Cryptocurrency. Australian Journal of Applied Finance. (ABDC Rank: B)

  • Doan, B. H., Pham, H. & Nguyen, T. B. (2021) Price discovery in the cryptocurrency market: evidence from institutional activity. Journal of Industrial and Business Economics. (Scimago rank: Q1)

  • Pham, H., Nguyen T., B., Ramiah, V., & Moosa, N. (2021). The effects of hacking events on bitcoin. Journal of Public Affairs, e2744. (ABDC rank: B) 

  • Nguyen, T. B., Strobel, J. and Lee, G. (2020), A New Measure of Real Estate Uncertainty Shocks. Real Estate Economics, 2020, Volume 48: 744-771. (Scimago rank: Q1)

  • Nguyen, T.B. (2020), Macroeconomic Uncertainty, the Option to Wait and IPO Issue Cycles. Finance Research Letters,  Volume 32, 101100. (Scimago Rank: Q1)

  • Nguyen P. C., Nguyen T.B., Su D.T. and Schinckus, C. (2020) Determinants of Foreign Direct Investment Inflows: The Role of Economic Policy Uncertainty, International Economics, 2020, Volume 161, Pages 159-172. (Scimago rank: Q1)

  • Nguyen, V. H. T., Pham, T. T. T., Nguyen P. C., Nguyen, C. T. and Nguyen, T. B. (2020). Excess Liquidity and Net Interest Margins: Evidence from Vietnamese Banks. Journal of Economics and Business (Scimago rank: Q1) 

  • Nguyen, V. H. T., Nguyen, T. B., Nguyen, C. T. and Nguyen, Q. (2019).  Bitcoin Return: Impacts from the Introduction of New Altcoins". Research in International Business and Finance, 48, 420-425. (Scimago rank: Q1)

  • Nguyen, V. H. T., Nguyen, T. B., Nguyen K. S., and Pham, N. A. H. (2019). Asymmetric Monetary Policy Effects on Cryptocurrency Markets, Research in International Business and Finance, Volume 48, Pages 335-339. (Scimago rank: Q1)

  • Strobel, J., Nguyen, T. B. and Lee, G. (2019). Effects of Macroeconomic Uncertainty and Labor Demand Shocks on the Housing Market. Real Estate Economics, V00, 1-28. (Scimago rank: Q1)

  • Nguyen, T. B. (2018). Uncertainty and Trade: Evidence from Germany, Empirical Economics Letters, Volume 17, 10. (ABDC rank: C) 

  • Huber, S. and Nguyen, T. B. (2017). Trade, Vertical Production Process and Causality. Applied Economics Letters, 24:5, 329-333. (ABDC rank: B)

  • “RMIT Vietnam Internal Research Grant” with budget $8063, 2019

  • “Vinacapital: State-Owned Enterprise (SOE) Privatization Research Project” with budget $22978, 2018

  • “Research Grant from the German Society of Property Researchers (GIF)” with budget $2000, 2016-2017

3 PhD students over time

  • Research Exellence Award for Research Impact 2020, College of Business & Law, RMIT University

  • Living RMIT’s Values Award 2019, RMIT Vietnam

  • Excellent Teaching Award 2017, awarded by the School of Business and Management, RMIT Vietnam

Binh has worked at the German Central Bank and at the S-Rating and Risk Systems which is part of Germany’s largest bank group before joining academia.

  • 2021-present: Senior Lecturer, School of Business & Management, RMIT Vietnam

  • 2019-present: Senior Program Manager of Finance, School of Business & Management, RMIT Vietnam

  • 2017-present: Lecturer, School of Business & Management, RMIT Vietnam

  • 2013-2017: Associate Lecturer and Research Associate, University of Regensburg  

  • 2013: Trainee, Financial Supervision, German Central Bank

  • 2012: Trainee, S-Rating and Risk Systems, Germany