Binh Thanh Nguyen

SBM Binh Nguyen
School: School of Business & Management 
Department: Business & Management
Position: Acting Program Manager, Finance
Location: RMIT Saigon South
Phone: +84 (28) 36223604

Binh has published in leading international journals on cryptocurrencies and Real Estate. He is a highly demanded expert speaker who has presented for the Vietnamese Ministry of Justice and the Embassy of Israel. Binh also regularly shares his opinion on finance in leading business outlets like Nikkei Asian Review, Vietnam Investment Review and VTV1. Prior to joining RMIT Vietnam, Binh worked in Germany for over 5 years at the University of Regensburg and at the German Central Bank.

Ph.D., M.Sc., B. Sc. 

Finance, Economics, Statistics 

Cryptocurrencies, Empirical Finance, Financial Technology, Real Estate

  • Nguyen, T. B., Strobel, J. and Lee, G. (forthcoming), A New Measure of Real Estate Uncertainty Shocks. Real Estate Economics. (Scimago rank: Q1)
  • Nguyen, T.B. (forthcoming), Macroeconomic Uncertainty, the Option to Wait and IPO Issue Cycles. Finance Research Letters, forthcoming. (ABDC Rank: A)
  • Nguyen P. C., Nguyen T.B., Su D.T. and Schinckus, C. (forthcoming). Determinants of Foreign Direct Investment Inflows: The Role of Economic Policy Uncertainty, International Economics. (Scimago rank: Q2)
  • Nguyen, V. H. T., Pham, T. T. T., Nguyen P. C., Nguyen, C. T. and Nguyen, T. B. (forthcoming). Excess Liquidity and Net Interest Margins: Evidence from Vietnamese Banks. Journal of Economics and Business (Scimago rank: Q2)
  • 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


  • 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.

  • 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