Dr. Thai Thuy Pham was a GlobalFood member from 2013-2017. The information on this site reflects the status at the point of leaving GlobalFood.



Occupation after leaving GlobalFood

Director, Center for Research on Socio-Economic and Environment
Institute of Applied Research and Development
Hung Vuong university in Phu Tho province, Vietnam


Name

Dr. Thai Thuy Pham


Nationality

Vietnamese


Date of birth

June 8th, 1982


Research


  • Why are small farmers dropping out of high-value chains: The cases of speciality rice in the Red River Delta of Vietnam
  • Improving Agricultural Cooperatives' Capacity Contributing to Sustainable Rural Development in Northern Midlands and Mountain Areas of Vietnam: The case of Phu Tho province.
  • Upgrading indigenous vegetable and pork value chains towards sustainable development in Northern Vietnam
  • Rural tourism and community development in Xuan Son commune, Tan Son district, funded by the Action on Poverty (AOP), Australia.
  • Assessing the impact of the geographical indication protection policy on specialty agricultural products in Vietnam
  • Assessing the impact of economic region linkage in Northern Vietnam region on socio-economic development of Phu Tho province in the context of international integration
  • Learning Routes and Sustainable Development in Agricultural Value Chain in Vietnam



Education


  • 2014 - 2017: Ph.D. in Economics, RTG 1666: GlobalFood, University of Göttingen, Germany. Thesis: Speciality Rice Adoption, Collective Action and Marketing Channel Choice: Insights from Vietnam (Download)
  • Master of Economics (2008), Hanoi University of Agriculture, Vietnam.
  • Bachelor of Agricultural Economics (2004), Hanoi University of Agriculture No.1, Vietnam.



Work experience


  • Since 09/2018 – now: Hung Vuong University, Director, Center for Research on Socio-Economic and Environment. Main tasks: Doing research and Lecturing in agricultural value chain, economic analysis, sustainable economics for master level.
  • 06/2017 – 08/2018, Hung Vuong University, Head of the Department of economics and business, Lecturer. Main subjects: Lecturing in: Theory of economics, agricultural economics, econometrics and economic mathematical models, Nong Trang, Viet Tri, Phutho, Vietnam.
  • 06/2013 – 05/2017, RTG GlobalFood, SP A1: Supply chain governance standards, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, Germany.
  • 2009 – 05/2013, Hung Vuong University, Department of economics and business, Lecturer. Main subjects: Lecturing in: Theory of economics, agricultural economics, econometrics and economic mathematical models, Nong Trang, Viet Tri, Phutho, Vietnam.
  • 2007 – 2009, Freelance-Consultant, Institute of Policy and Strategy for Agriculture and Rural Development (IPSARD), Rural Development Center (RUDEC), Researcher. Main duties: Conduct researches on community development, rural development, and farmer organizations, Thuy Khue, Tay Ho, Hanoi, Vietnam.
  • 2004 – 2006, Vietnam Agricultural Science Institute (VASI), Agrarian Systems Department, Researcher. Main duties: Conduct researches on rural economics, agricultural commodity chain, and Designation of Origin, An Khanh, Hoai Duc, Hanoi, Vietnam.



Research interests


  • International high-value chains, supply chain management
  • Collective Action and Farms Association
  • Linking small farmers to markets
  • Rural development and community development



Publications



Conferences


  • Pham, T.T., L. Theuvsen., V. Otter (2016). Determinants of Smallholder Farmers’ Marketing Choice: Evidence from the Rice Sector in Vietnam; IFAMA 26th Annual World Conference; Aarhus, Denmark
  • Pham, T.T., L. Theuvsen., V. Otter (2016). Collective Action Effects on Farm Productivity and Efficiency of Rice Producers in Vietnam; Tropentag Vienna 2016; Vienna, Austria
  • Pham, T.T., L. Theuvsen (2017). Contribution of Rice production to Rural Development in Vietnam, Rural Development Conference, Bangkok, Thailand
  • Pham, T.T., N. Thamthanakoon., I.Y. Huang., J. Eastham., V. Otter (2017). A Comparative Study of Farmers’ Marketing Channels Decisions and Performance between Vietnam and Thailand, ISBE 2017 conference, Belfast, Northern Ireland
  • Pham, T.T., V.C. Le., T.T.T Le (2018). Contribution of Tourism to Socio-Economic Development in the Midland and Mountainous Areas of Northern Vietnam, the 9th NEU-KKU International Conference on Socio-Economic and Environmental Issues in Development, Phu Tho, Vietnam
  • Nguyen, N.A., T.T. Pham., T.T.S. Tran (2019). Factors Affecting the Decision of Choosing Export Labour Markets of Rural Workers – Case in Phu Tho Province, 10th NEU-KKU International Conference on Socio-Economic and Environmental Issues in Development, Phu Tho, Vietnam, Labour-Social Publishing House (ISBN: 978-604-65-4174-5)
  • Pham, T.T., C.N. Phan., S.D. Ngo., T.L. Pham (2019). Improving Agricultural Cooperatives' Capacity Contributing to Sustainable Rural Development in Northern Midlands and Mountain Areas of Vietnam: The case of Phu Tho province, the 3rd ISAT and 17th ISBB 2019, Harmonization of smart and sustainable agriculture, Krabi, Thailand