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Duong Trung Le is currently a Postdoctoral Associate at Duke University. He received a Ph.D. in economics and an MBA in Management Information Systems from the State University of New York (SUNY) at Binghamton. His fields of research include development economics, environmental economics, and applied microeconomics. His research focuses on two areas: First, he studies the economics of enterprises in developing countries, evaluating how various institutional and public interventions affect their performance and behaviours; second, he examines the impacts of different environmental shocks on the sustainability of socioeconomic development. His research leverages Geographic Information System (GIS) and relates geospatial and remote-sensing information to firm- and household-level data.
Posts by Duong Trung Le
Estimating the effects of physical infrastructure investments on economic growth has remained challenging, especially in rural settings. This article studies the effects of a rural infrastructure gran...