Nguyen Vu Hong Thai

a headshot photo of Nguyen Vu Hong Thai
School: School of Business & Management 
Department: Economics & Finance
Position: Associate Professor
Location: RMIT Saigon South
Phone: 02836223605

Dr Thai Nguyen was a strategist at HSBC Bank before joining academia. His research interests include monetary policies, banking performance, financial technology and cryptocurrencies. 

BA (Hons), PhD

Finance and Economics

Monetary policy, banking, cryptocurrencies

  • Le, H. Q. N., Nguyen, V. H. T., and Schinckus, C. (2022). The role of strategic interactions in risk-taking behavior: A study from asset growth perspective. International Review of Financial Analysis, 82, 102127. [Scimago: Q1] 
  • Nguyen, V.H.T., Nguyen, V. H. T. (2022). How do banks price liquidity? The role of market power. Global Finance Journal, 53, 100736. [ABDC: A] 
  • Nguyen, V.H.T., Nguyen, V. H. T., Nguyen, C. T., Pham, T.A.T., and Nguyen, Q.M.P (2022). Stablecoins versus traditional cryptocurrencies in response to interbank rates. Finance Research Letters, forthcoming. [Scimago: Q1]
  • Nguyen, T. B., Nguyen, V. H. T., Pham, H., Nguyen, C. T. and Pham, T.A.T. (2022). Are the Stabilities of Stablecoins Connected? Journal of Industrial and Business Economics, forthcoming. [Scimago: Q1]
  • Boateng, A., Nguyen, V. H. T., Du, M. and Kwabi, F. O. (2022). The Impact of CEO Compensation and Excess Reserves on Bank Risk-taking: The Moderating Role of Monetary Policy. Empirical Economics, forthcoming. [Scimago: Q1]
  • Le, H. Q. N., Nguyen, V. H. T., and Schinckus, C. (2021). Bank efficiency, market structure and strategic interaction: Evidence from Vietnam. Research in International Business and Finance, 56, 101371. [Scimago: Q1]
  • Nguyen, V. H. T, Pham, T. T. T, Nguyen, P. C., and Nguyen, C. T. and Nguyen T. B. (2020). Excess liquidity and net interest margin: Evidence from Vietnamese banks. Journal of Economics and Business, 110, 105893. [Scimago: Q1]
  • Huynh, C. M. and Nguyen, V. H. T. (2020). One-way effect or multiple-way causality: foreign direct investment, institutional quality and shadow economy? International Economics and Economic policy. 17, 219-239. [ABDC: B]
  • Nguyen, P. C., Schinckus, C. and Nguyen, V. H. T. (2019). Google Search and Stock Returns in Emerging Markets. Borsa Istabul Review. 19(4), 288-296. [Scimago: Q2]
  • Nguyen, V. H. T, Nguyen, T. B., Nguyen, C. T. and Nguyen, Q. Q. (2019). Bitcoin return: Impacts from the introduction of new altcoins. Research in International Business and Finance, 48, 420-425. [Scimago: Q1]
  • Nguyen, V. H. T., Nguyen, T. B., Nguyen, S. K. & Pham, H. (2019). Asymmetric Monetary Policy Effects on Cryptocurrency Markets, Research in International Business and Finance, 48, 335-339. [Scimago: Q1]
  • Nguyen, V. H. T., Boateng, A. & Pham, T. T. T. (2019). Involuntary Excess Reserves and Heterogeneous Transmission of Policy Rates to Bank Lending Rates in China, Empirical Economics, 57(3), 1023-1044. [Scimago: Q1]
  • Nguyen, P. C., Nguyen V. H. T. and Schinckus, C. (2019). Institutions, economic openness and stock return co-movements: An empirical investigation in emerging markets. Finance Research Letters, 28, 137-147. [Scimago: Q1]
  • Pham, T. T. T., Nguyen, V. H. T. & Nguyen, S. K. (2019). Does bank competition promote financial inclusion? A cross-country evidence, Applied Economics Letters, 26(13), 1133-1137. [ABDC: B]
  • Euro 3,000 from The Regional Science Association International for the Nurturing Talent 2020 Workshop at 17th The Pacific Science Conference Organization (PRSCO) Summer Institute, 2020
  • $30,000 from Vietnamese Ministry of Science and Technology for the project “Does financial inclusion promote business innovation?”, 2017-2019
  • $10,000 from VinaCapital for the project “Vietnamese State-Owned Enterprises equitization”, 2018

Currently supervising 3 HDR

  • College of Business Research Excellence Award 2018 – Early Career Researcher

  • College of Business Research Excellence Award 2020 – Research Impact

HSBC Bank strategist