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Staff Biography

[Photo: Kieu-Trang NGUYEN] Ms Kieu-Trang NGUYEN
Occasional Research Assistant - Growth
Email: k.nguyen@lse.ac.uk
Room/Desk: 32L 3.12 F  


Trang started her MRes/PhD in economics at the LSE in 2012. She is currently interested in topics related to determinants of firms performance and management, in both developed and emerging economies. She had previously worked as a consultant at McKinsey & Company in South East Asia.


  • MRes in Economics (with distinction), LSE, UK 2014
  • BA in Economics (with honours), Grinnell College, IA, USA 2008

CEP Publications:

  • Do Tax Incentives for Research Increase Firm Innovation? An RD Design for R&D
    Antoine DechezleprÍtre, Elias EiniŲ, Ralf Martin, Kieu-Trang Nguyen, John Van Reenen, March 2016
    Paper No' CEPDP1413: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

  • One Mandarin Benefits the Whole Clan: Hometown Favoritism in an Authoritarian Regime
    Quoc-Anh Do, Kieu-Trang Nguyen, Anh N. Tran, February 2016
    Paper No' CEPDP1409: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)