Chi Ho

Chi Minh Ho
Principal Researcher & Office Manager
Research Centre in Business, Economics and Resources
Ho Chi Minh City Open University.
Level 1, 97 Vo Van Tan Street, Ward 6, District 3, Ho Chi Minh City

Mr. Chi was awarded a Bachelor degree from the University of Economics Ho Chi Minh City with a major on Economics of Planning and Investment. Chi is currently enrolled in Vietnam – The Netherlands Programme for Master of Art in Development Economics. Chi’s research interests are in Inequality, Development Finance, and Environmental Economics in emerging markets. The findings from his first ever research paper entitled “Exchange Rate Pass-through in the ASEAN Countries: An Application of the SVAR model” were presented at the Vietnam’s Business and Economics Research conference (VBER2017). From this Conference, he was awarded the best presentation award.

Mr. Chi Ho can be contacted at

Research interest
  • Financial Liberalization
  • Income Inequality for emerging markets
  • Financial Liberalization
  • Financial Integration
  • Environmental Kuznets Curve
  • Energy consumption and Urbanization


International Refereed Journals (in English)
  1. Anh T. Vo, Chi M. Ho, Duc H. Vo (2019). Understanding the Exchange Rate Pass-through to Consumer Prices in Vietnam using SVAR Approach. International Journal of Emerging Markets. [SSCI and Scopus, Impact Factor of 2.3]
  2. Hoang H. Nguyen, Chi M. Ho, Duc H. Vo (2019). An Appropriate Model of Capital Raisings for the Vietnamese Listed Firms. Journal of Risk and Financial Management. [ISI ESCI]
  3. Tan N. Vu, Duc H. Vo, Chi M. Ho, Loan T. H. Van (2019). Modelling the impact of agricultural shocks on oil price in the US: A new approach. Journal of Risk and Financial Management. [ISI ESCI]
  4. Duc H. Vo; Loan T. H. Van; Dai B. Tran; Tan N. Vu; Chi M. Ho (2019). The Determinants of Gender Income Inequality in Vietnam: A Longitudinal Data Analysis. Emerging Markets Finance and Trade. DOI: 10.1080/1540496X.2019.1609443. [SSCI, IF of 0.84]
  5. Anh, V. T., Quan, L. T. T., Phuc, N. V., Chi, H. M., & Duc, V. H. (2018). Exchange Rate Pass-Through in ASEAN Countries: An Application of the SVAR Model. Emerging Markets Finance and Trade, 1-14. DOI: 10.1080/1540496X.2018.1474737. [SSCI, IF of 0.84]
Vietnamese Refereed Journals (in Vietnamese otherwise stated)
  1. Duc H. Vo, Thang C. Nguyen, Chi M. Ho, and Anh T. Vo (2018). Gender-based income inequality and provincial economic growth in Vietnam. Journal of Science, Vol. 63(6), pp. 43-55.
  2. Chi M. Ho, Anh T. Vo, Duc H. Vo (2019) Inequality of public spending on education and Income inequality in Vietnam. Journal of Economics and Development.