Microeconomics and Macroeconomics

Microeconomics and Macroeconomics is a peer-reviewed journal which publishes to introduce basic microeconomic concepts and tools for microeconomic analysis. It is a journal that employs microeconomics to analyze issues in business, consumer behavior, and public policy. It is aimed at disseminating papers that have practical implications for public policy, business policy, or individual decision making.

Viet-Ngu Hoang

Editorial Board Member of Microeconomics and Macroeconomics

Lecturer, Queensland University of Technology, Australia

Research Areas

Environmental and Resource Economics, Ecological, Economics, Agricultural Economics, Efficiency and Productivity Analysis


Ph.DThe University of Queensland
Master of Business EconomicsThe University of Queensland
Bachelor of EconomicsForeign Trade University, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam


2011-presentQueensland University of Technology (QUT), Business School
2010The University of Queensland (UQ), School of Integrative Systems
2008-2010The University of Queensland (UQ), School of Economics
2005-2006The University of Industry, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Academic Achievement

The University of Queensland PhD Scholarship, 2007-2010
The School of Economics Scholarship for Masters Study, 2003-2004
The University of Queensland, Dean's Commendation for High Achievement
Student Excellence Scholarship granted by Vietnamese Government to study Bachelor of Economics at Ho Chi Minh City Foreign Trade University, Vietnam, 1997-2003


Australia Agriculture and Resource Economics Society, 2009-current
Royal Economic Society
Member of School of Economics Research Ethics Committee, The University of Queensland, February 2009-June 2009

Publications: Journals

[1]  Hoang, V.-N. 2011. "Measuring and Decomposing Changes in Agricultural Productivity, Nitrogen Use Efficiency and Cumulative Exergy Efficiency: Application to OECD Agriculture." Ecological Modelling, 222:1, pp. 164-75.
[2]  Hoang, V.-N. and M. Alauddin. 2011. "Analysis of Agricultural Sustainability: A Review of Exergy Methodologies and Their Application in OECD." International Journal of Energy Research, 35:6, pp. 459-76.
[3]  Hoang, V.-N. and D. S. P. Rao. 2010. "Measuring and Decomposing Sustainable Efficiency in Agricultural Production: A Cumulative Exergy Balance Approach." Ecological Economics, 69:9, pp. 1765-76.
[4]  Hoang, V.-N. and M. Alauddin. 2010. "Assessing the Eco-Environmental Performance of Agricultural Production in OECD Countries: The Use of Nitrogen Flows and Balance." Nutrient Cycling in Agroecosystems, 87:3, pp. 353-68.
[5]  Hoang, V.-N. 2007. "Analysis on Sustainable Economic Growth of Vietnam." Indian Development Review: An International Journal of Development Economics, 01:05.

Publications: Conferences/Workshops/Symposiums

[1]  9th Biennial Pacific Rim Conference, Western Economic Association International, Brisbane, April 26-29, 2011 Paper presented: Hoang, V.-N., Nguyen, T.T., 2011. Analysis of environmental efficiency variation: Revisited.
[2]  Workshop on Measuring Agricultural Productivity, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, October 2009 Paper presented: Hoang V.N. and O'Donnell C.J. 2009. Drivers of Productivity Changes in OECD Agriculture.
[3]  European Workshop on Efficiency and Productivity Analysis 2009 (EWEPA 2009), Pisa, Italy, June 2009 Paper presented: Hoang V.N. and Coelli T. 2009. Measurement of agricultural total factor productivity growth incorporating environmental factors: a nutrients balance approach.
[4]  Australian Agriculture and Resource Economics Society (AARES) 2009 Conference, Cairns, Australia, February 2009 Paper presented: Hoang V.N. and Coelli T. 2009. Measurement of agricultural total factor productivity growth incorporating environmental factors: a nutrients balance approach.

Publications: Books/Book Chapters

[1]  Hoang, V. N. and H. D. Nguyen. 2007. "Poverty in Vietnam and the Role of Private Business Development in Alleviating It, " in Poverty, Poverty Alleviation, and Social Disadvantages: Analysis, Case Studies and Policies. C. Tisdell ed. New Delhi (India): Serial Publication.
[2]  Hoang, V.-N. 2005. "Telecommunication Globalisation and Policy Responses of Vietnam, " in Globalisation and World Economic Policies. C. A. Tisdell ed. New Delhi, India: Serial Publication, pp. 229-48.