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Kim Sa Le

Principal Investigator

Kim Sa Le

Dr. Le Kim Sa is a senior researcher at the Vietnam Asia-Pacific Economic Center (VAPEC). He holds a Ph.D. in economics. His research interests are focused on macroeconomic issues, inclusive growth, development, migration in Vietnam. Over the last ten years, he worked as country director for several international and national projects from economic issues and development. He is author and co-author of several publications including books and journal articles, some of which are “The middle class’s role in economic growth in Vietnam” (in Vietnamese 2021); “‘Should we call it middle class?’ Economic and political stakes of the middle income group expansion in Vietnam” (in English, with Eric Rougier, Jean-Philippe Berrou, Matthieu Clément, François Combarnous, Dominique Darbon, 2019)

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