Nguyen Khac Giang


Nguyen Khac Giang

 

Researcher and writer on Vietnamese affairs

 

Giang is currently a PhD candidate at Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand, where he compares the Vietnamese and Chinese political developments. He was formerly Head of the Political Research Unit of the Hanoi-based Vietnam Institute for Economic and Policy Research (VEPR). His co-authored book, Civil Society in Vietnam: An Institutional Approach, was published in 2018 and received the IRED Vietnam’s Best Book in Economics Award in 2019. His academic work appears on, among others, the Asian Journal of Political Science, Constitutional Political Economy, Southeast Asian Affairs, and Asia & the Pacific Policy Studies. He also writes extensively for major Vietnamese and English news outlets, including the Diplomat, and the East Asia Forum, VnExpress, Saigon Times and Vietnamnet.