Tam Nguyen is currently a PhD Candidate at UQ Business School. Prior to joining UQBS, Tam Nguyen worked as a researcher at the Central Institute for Economic Management (CIEM) - a think tank for Government of Vietnam. He has published papers in international journals and conferences and has some working papers sponsored by the World Bank, DANIDA, JETRO. He has also received awards and grants for excellent performance in researching and studying. His current research fields are innovation, social capital and productivity of small and medium enterprises.