The Real Economy Side of Vietnam:
Collections of Research Papers and Press Releases on the Internet

  • An economic overview--socio-economic achievements and goals, foreign investment, fighting hunger and proverty in deprived villages, implementation of business law...
  •  Legal Framework--The Vietnamese Government instituted an open door economic policy in 1986, aimed at revitalising the economy through a programme of economic reforms ("Doi Moi")...
  • An Economic Turnaround--Vietnam has turned its economy around dramatically after several years of macroeconomic instability, stagnation, and isolation

  • from the world economy
  • Ready for Doi Moi II?-- What is neededinstead is a Doi Moi II, including measures to liberalize trade, strengthen the financial system and promote transparency throughout the economy...
  •  Vietnam depends on reforms-- European Union aid to Vietnam could be affected if Hanoi does not halt perceived backsliding on economic and political reform...
  • Deepening reform for growth--Vietnam's ambitious development objectives of sustaining growth with equity while reducing poverty and successfully managing an economy in transition can only be achieved...
    Testimony on Vietnam's Trade Status--A prosperous Vietnam integrated into world markets and regional organizations will contribute to regional stability, according to Douglas "Pete" Peterson, U.S. Ambassador to Vietnam...

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