Applied Research

The well-rounded qualitative and quantitative approaches we provide ensure that the issues under study are tackled with the highest dedication and quality.

MDRI has conducted a large number of applied research projects from policy review, market research, and KAP surveys to randomized control trials. These empirical research projects have acted as important inputs for building up development programs and policies of the Government of Vietnam. We have a team of researchers with strong academic backgrounds in economics and econometrics who have mastered statistical packages such as STATA, SPSS and SAS.

Our team also has experienced social science researchers whose investigative methodologies and dedication enable them to draw important anecdotes from stakeholders and get to the core of issues. The well-rounded qualitative and quantitative approaches we provide ensure that the issues under study are tackled with the highest dedication and quality.

Mekong Delta Transport Infrastructure Development Project – Beneficiary Impact Assessment
Analysis of multidimensional inequalities in Vietnam
Mekong Delta Transport Infrastructure Development Project – Beneficiary Impact Assessment
In-depth Reviews of SDGs 1, 2, 3, 4
Impact Assessment of Programme 135 Infrastructure Projects Funded by Irish Aid (Fiscal year 2014-2015)
Bridging Public Opinion to the Vietnam National Assembly delegates 2017
Tax justice for equitable health care (H-SCORE)
Assessment of residential electricity demand patterns and potential impacts of electricity tariff increases
Vocational education training financing/cost norm studies
Designing and implementing spot-check mechanism for PAPI survey
Firm participation and regulatory compliance: A randomized control trial
Evaluation of the long-term development cooperation between the UK and Vietnam
Discrepancy in urban and rural governance at the disaggregated levels in Vietnam: A small area estimation approach