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Hong Son Nghiem

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First Name:Hong Son
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Last Name:Nghiem
RePEc Short-ID:png151
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Terminal Degree:2007 School of Economics; University of Queensland (from RePEc Genealogy)


Centre for Applied Research in Health Economics
Griffith University

Brisbane, Australia
RePEc:edi:chgriau (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Hong Son Nghiem & Ha Trong Nguyen & Luke B Connelly, 2016. "The Efficiency of Australian Schools: A nationwide analysis using gains in test scores of students as outputs," Bankwest Curtin Economics Centre Working Paper series WP1603, Bankwest Curtin Economics Centre (BCEC), Curtin Business School.
  2. Vu, Binh & Nguyen, Tom & Smith, Christine & Nghiem, Son, 2015. "Vietnam's responses to provincial economic disparities through central-provincial government financial relations," MPRA Paper 67705, University Library of Munich, Germany, revised 2014.
  3. Nghiem, Son & Nguyen, Ha & Connelly, Luke, 2014. "The Efficiency of Australian Schools: Evidence from the NAPLAN Data 2009-2011," MPRA Paper 56231, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  4. Khanam, Rasheda & Nghiem, Hong Son & Connelly, Luke B., 2008. "Child Health and the Income Gradient: Evidence from Australia," MPRA Paper 13959, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  5. Nghiem, Hong Son & Coelli, Tim J. & Rao, Prasada, 2007. "The welfare effects of microfinance in Vietnam: empirical results from a quasi-experiment survey," 2007 Conference (51st), February 13-16, 2007, Queenstown, New Zealand 10437, Australian Agricultural and Resource Economics Society.
  6. Nghiem, Son & Laurenceson, James, 2006. "NGO Microfinance in Vietnam: Stakeholders' Perceptions of Effectiveness," 2006 Annual Meeting, August 12-18, 2006, Queensland, Australia 25594, International Association of Agricultural Economists.
  7. James Laurenceson & Hong Son Nghiem, "undated". "The nature of NGO microfinance in Vietnam and stakeholders� perceptions of effectiveness," EAERG Discussion Paper Series 0305, School of Economics, University of Queensland, Australia.


  1. Mohammad Mafizur Rahman & Xuan-Binh (Benjamin) Vu & Son Nghiem, 2022. "Economic Growth in Six ASEAN Countries: Are Energy, Human Capital and Financial Development Playing Major Roles?," Sustainability, MDPI, vol. 14(8), pages 1-17, April.
  2. Nguyen, Thanh Pham Thien & Nghiem, Son & Tripe, David, 2021. "Does oil price aggravate the impact of economic policy uncertainty on bank performance in India?," Energy Economics, Elsevier, vol. 104(C).
  3. Charles Ebuka Okafor & Son Nghiem & Christopher Vertullo & Joshua Byrnes, 2021. "Cost of Revision Total Knee Replacement: A Protocol for Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis," PharmacoEconomics - Open, Springer, vol. 5(2), pages 331-337, June.
  4. Jean Spinks & Son Nghiem & Joshua Byrnes, 2021. "Risky business, healthy lives: how risk perception, risk preferences and information influence consumer’s risky health choices," The European Journal of Health Economics, Springer;Deutsche Gesellschaft für Gesundheitsökonomie (DGGÖ), vol. 22(5), pages 811-831, July.
  5. Quang Nguyen & Sean Pascoe & Louisa Coglan & Son Nghiem, 2021. "The sensitivity of efficiency scores to input and other choices in stochastic frontier analysis: an empirical investigation," Journal of Productivity Analysis, Springer, vol. 55(1), pages 31-40, February.
  6. Clifford Afoakwah & Son Nghiem & Paul Scuffham & Joshua Byrnes, 2021. "Rising unemployment reduces the demand for healthcare services among people with cardiovascular disease: an Australian cohort study," The European Journal of Health Economics, Springer;Deutsche Gesellschaft für Gesundheitsökonomie (DGGÖ), vol. 22(4), pages 643-658, June.
  7. Nghiem, Son & Tran, Bach & Afoakwah, Clifford & Byrnes, Joshua & Scuffham, Paul, 2021. "Wealthy, healthy and green: Are we there yet?," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 147(C).
  8. Mamun, Shamsul Arifeen Khan & Taylor, Brad R. & Nghiem, Son & Rahman, Mohammad Mafizur & Khanam, Rasheda, 2021. "The private returns to education in rural Bangladesh," International Journal of Educational Development, Elsevier, vol. 84(C).
  9. Son Nghiem & Rasheda Khanam & Xuan-Binh Vu & Bach Xuan Tran, 2020. "Implicitly Estimating the Cost of Mental Illness in Australia: A Standard-of-Living Approach," Applied Health Economics and Health Policy, Springer, vol. 18(2), pages 261-270, April.
  10. Parmendra Sharma & Savaira Manoa & Seci Taleniwesi & Son Nghiem, 2020. "Technical efficiency of banking institutions in a Pacific Island Country: a distance function stochastic frontier analysis," Journal of the Asia Pacific Economy, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 25(1), pages 1-15, January.
  11. Rasheda Khanam & Son Nghiem & Maisha Rahman, 2020. "The income gradient and child mental health in Australia: does it vary by assessors?," The European Journal of Health Economics, Springer;Deutsche Gesellschaft für Gesundheitsökonomie (DGGÖ), vol. 21(1), pages 19-36, February.
  12. Clifford Afoakwah & Son Nghiem & Paul Scuffham & Quan Huynh & Tom Marwick & Joshua Byrnes, 2020. "Impacts of air pollution on health: evidence from longitudinal cohort data of patients with cardiovascular diseases," The European Journal of Health Economics, Springer;Deutsche Gesellschaft für Gesundheitsökonomie (DGGÖ), vol. 21(7), pages 1025-1038, September.
  13. Thanh Pham Thien Nguyen & Son Hong Nghiem, 2020. "The Effects Of Competition On Efficiency: The Vietnamese Banking Industry Experience," The Singapore Economic Review (SER), World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte. Ltd., vol. 65(06), pages 1507-1536, December.
  14. Binh Vu & Rasheda Khanam & Maisha Rahman & Son Nghiem, 2020. "The costs of disability in Australia: a hybrid panel-data examination," Health Economics Review, Springer, vol. 10(1), pages 1-10, December.
  15. Nghiem, Son & Graves, Nicholas, 2019. "Selection bias and moral hazard in the Australian private health insurance market: Evidence from the Queensland skin cancer database," Economic Analysis and Policy, Elsevier, vol. 64(C), pages 259-265.
  16. Viet-Ngu Hoang & Son Nghiem & Xuan-Binh Vu, 2019. "Stunting and academic achievement among Vietnamese children: new evidence from the young lives survey," Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 51(18), pages 2001-2009, April.
  17. Bhuiya, Mohammad Monzur Morshed & Khanam, Rasheda & Rahman, Mohammad Mafizur & Nghiem, Son, 2019. "Microcredit participation and child schooling in rural Bangladesh: Evidence from a cross-sectional survey," Economic Analysis and Policy, Elsevier, vol. 64(C), pages 293-301.
  18. Hong-Oanh Nguyen & Hong-Son Nghiem & Young-Tae Chang, 2018. "A regional perspective of port performance using metafrontier analysis: the case study of Vietnamese ports," Maritime Economics & Logistics, Palgrave Macmillan;International Association of Maritime Economists (IAME), vol. 20(1), pages 112-130, March.
  19. Tien Duc Pham & Son Nghiem & Larry Dwyer, 2018. "The economic impacts of a changing visa fee for Chinese tourists to Australia," Tourism Economics, , vol. 24(1), pages 109-126, February.
  20. Pham, Tien Duc & Nghiem, Son & Dwyer, Larry, 2017. "The determinants of Chinese visitors to Australia: A dynamic demand analysis," Tourism Management, Elsevier, vol. 63(C), pages 268-276.
  21. David Rowell & Son Nghiem & Luke B Connelly, 2017. "Two Tests for Ex Ante Moral Hazard in a Market for Automobile Insurance," Journal of Risk & Insurance, The American Risk and Insurance Association, vol. 84(4), pages 1103-1126, December.
  22. Son Hong Nghiem & Luke Brian Connelly, 2017. "Convergence and determinants of health expenditures in OECD countries," Health Economics Review, Springer, vol. 7(1), pages 1-11, December.
  23. Rasheda Khanam & Son Nghiem, 2017. "Family Income and Child Cognitive Development: A Response to Marks," Demography, Springer;Population Association of America (PAA), vol. 54(2), pages 809-812, April.
  24. Son Nghiem & Nicholas Graves & Adrian Barnett & Catherine Haden, 2017. "Cost-effectiveness of national health insurance programs in high-income countries: A systematic review," PLOS ONE, Public Library of Science, vol. 12(12), pages 1-11, December.
  25. Rowell, David & Nghiem, Son Hong & Connelly, Luke B., 2017. "Testing for asymmetric information in insurance markets: A test for ex ante moral hazard revisited," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 150(C), pages 4-5.
  26. Mohammad Mafizur Rahman & Rasheda Khanam & Son Nghiem, 2017. "The effects of microfinance on women’s empowerment: new evidence from Bangladesh," International Journal of Social Economics, Emerald Group Publishing Limited, vol. 44(12), pages 1745-1757, December.
  27. Xuan-Binh Vu & Son Nghiem, 2016. "Analysis of GDP Trends and Inequalities in Vietnam’s Provinces and Groups of Provinces," Asian Journal of Empirical Research, Asian Economic and Social Society, vol. 6(7), pages 167-186.
  28. Khanam, Rasheda & Nghiem, Son & Connelly, Luke, 2016. "The effects of parental leave on child health and postnatal care: Evidence from Australia," Economic Analysis and Policy, Elsevier, vol. 49(C), pages 17-29.
  29. Thanh Pham Thien Nguyen & Son Hong Nghiem & Eduardo Roca & Parmendra Sharma, 2016. "Efficiency, innovation and competition: evidence from Vietnam, China and India," Empirical Economics, Springer, vol. 51(3), pages 1235-1259, November.
  30. Alauddin, Mohammad & Ashman, Adrian & Nghiem, Son & Lovell, Knox, 2016. "What determines students’ study practices in higher education? An instrumental variable approach," Economic Analysis and Policy, Elsevier, vol. 51(C), pages 46-54.
  31. Rasheda Khanam & Son Nghiem, 2016. "Family Income and Child Cognitive and Noncognitive Development in Australia: Does Money Matter?," Demography, Springer;Population Association of America (PAA), vol. 53(3), pages 597-621, June.
  32. Son Nghiem & Rasheda Khanam, 2016. "Childhood obesity and the income gradient: evidence from Australia," Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 48(50), pages 4813-4822, October.
  33. Mohammad Monzur Morshed Bhuiya & Rasheda Khanam & Mohammad Mafizur Rahman & Hong Son Nghiem, 2016. "Impact of microfinance on household income and consumption in Bangladesh: Empirical evidence from a quasi-experimental survey," Journal of Developing Areas, Tennessee State University, College of Business, vol. 50(3), pages 305-318, July-Sept.
  34. Thanh Pham Thien Nguyen & Son Hong Nghiem & Eduardo Roca & Parmendra Sharma, 2016. "Bank reforms and efficiency in Vietnamese banks: evidence based on SFA and DEA," Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 48(30), pages 2822-2835, June.
  35. Son Nghiem & Ha Trong Nguyen & Luke B. Connelly, 2016. "The Efficiency of Australian Schools: A Nationwide Analysis Using Gains in Test Scores of Students as Outputs," Economic Papers, The Economic Society of Australia, vol. 35(3), pages 256-268, September.
  36. Thanh Pham Thien Nguyen & Son Hong Nghiem & Eduardo Roca, 2016. "Management Behaviour in Vietnamese Commercial Banks," Australian Economic Papers, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 55(4), pages 345-367, December.
  37. Nghiem, Hong Son & Nguyen, Ha Trong & Khanam, Rasheda & Connelly, Luke B., 2015. "Does school type affect cognitive and non-cognitive development in children? Evidence from Australian primary schools," Labour Economics, Elsevier, vol. 33(C), pages 55-65.
  38. Son Nghiem & Luke B. Connelly, 2015. "Benchmarking Road Traffic Safety Across OECD Countries A Distance Function Approach," Journal of Transport Economics and Policy, University of Bath, vol. 49(4), pages 539-559, October.
  39. Rasheda Khanam & Hong Son Nghiem & Luke Brian Connelly, 2014. "What Roles Do Contemporaneous And Cumulative Incomes Play In The Income–Child Health Gradient For Young Children? Evidence From An Australian Panel," Health Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 23(8), pages 879-893, August.
  40. Son Nghiem & Tim Coelli & Prasada Rao, 2011. "Assessing the Welfare Effects of Microfinance in Vietnam: Empirical Results from a Quasi-Experimental Survey," Journal of Development Studies, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 48(5), pages 619-632, June.
  41. Son Nghiem & Tim Coelli & Scott Barber, 2011. "Sources of Productivity Growth in Health Services: A Case Study of Queensland Public Hospitals," Economic Analysis and Policy, Elsevier, vol. 41(1), pages 37-48, March.
  42. Mohammad Hajizadeh & Hong Nghiem, 2011. "Out-of-pocket expenditures for hospital care in Iran: who is at risk of incurring catastrophic payments?," International Journal of Health Economics and Management, Springer, vol. 11(4), pages 267-285, December.
  43. Mohammad Alauddin & Hong Son Nghiem, 2010. "Do instructional attributes pose multicollinearity problems? An empirical exploration," Economic Analysis and Policy, Elsevier, vol. 40(3), pages 351-361, December.
  44. Khanam, Rasheda & Nghiem, Hong Son & Connelly, Luke B., 2009. "Child health and the income gradient: Evidence from Australia," Journal of Health Economics, Elsevier, vol. 28(4), pages 805-817, July.
  45. H. Son Nghiem & T. Coelli, 2002. "The Effect of Incentive Reforms Upon Productivity: Evidence from the Vietnamese Rice Industry," Journal of Development Studies, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 39(1), pages 74-93.
    RePEc:eme:mfipps:v:42:y:2016:i:10:p:980-998 is not listed on IDEAS
    RePEc:eme:mfipps:v:41:y:2015:i:5:p:507-525 is not listed on IDEAS
  46. Mohammad Hajizadeh & Son Nghiem, 0. "Does unwanted pregnancy lead to adverse health and healthcare utilization for mother and child? Evidence from low- and middle-income countries," International Journal of Public Health, Springer;Swiss School of Public Health (SSPH+), vol. 0, pages 1-12.

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NEP is an announcement service for new working papers, with a weekly report in each of many fields. This author has had 5 papers announced in NEP. These are the fields, ordered by number of announcements, along with their dates. If the author is listed in the directory of specialists for this field, a link is also provided.
  1. NEP-EDU: Education (2) 2014-06-02 2016-12-18
  2. NEP-EFF: Efficiency and Productivity (2) 2014-06-02 2016-12-18
  3. NEP-SEA: South East Asia (2) 2005-10-15 2016-03-29
  4. NEP-URE: Urban and Real Estate Economics (2) 2014-06-02 2016-12-18
  5. NEP-HAP: Economics of Happiness (1) 2009-04-25
  6. NEP-HEA: Health Economics (1) 2009-04-25
  7. NEP-MFD: Microfinance (1) 2005-10-15
  8. NEP-SOC: Social Norms and Social Capital (1) 2005-10-15


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