Dr Viet Nguyen-Tien (Tien Viet Nguyen) is an applied economist interested in economic and political issues related to technology, the environment, and energy. He is currently based at the Centre for Economic Performance (CEP), London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) as a Research Economist. Before joining CEP, Viet was a Faraday Institution Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the University of Birmingham, where he gained an MSc degree in International Economics (2015) and a PhD degree in Economics (2019).
Current areas of research include:
- Innovation, productivity and sustainable growth
- The politics of climate-related natural disasters
- Low-carbon technology, resource security and circular economy
- Climate, water resources, energy and development