HING Vutha, LL.M, M.A

HING Vutha, LL.M, M.A

Research Fellow (on study leave)

Mr Hing is Cambodian and holds a Master’s in International Trade Law and Policy from the University of Barcelona, Spain, and another Master’s in International Economics from Waseda University, Japan. He is a research fellow and head of the Economics Unit. His 12 years’ experience in research have centred on a number of development themes especially international trade, labour markets and migration.
In recent years, he has written many articles on ASEAN economic integration, including: “Cambodia and Its Region – Challenges and Choices”; “Cambodia’s Preparedness for ASEAN Economic Community 2015 and Beyond”; “Leveraging Trade for Economic Growth in Cambodia”; “ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) 2015: What Does it Mean for Cambodia’s Economy and for Business?” and “Harnessing the AEC for Industrial Development”. In addition, he is currently working in partnership with the Cambodian Federation of Employers and Business Associations (CAMFEBA) to develop AEC Guide for Business in Cambodia. He is also engaged in various migration studies including Causes and Consequences of Irregular Migration in Cambodia; Impacts of Migration on Well-being of Children Left Behind; the Impact of Migration on Poverty, Inequality and Productivity Policy Priorities for Better Managing Migration in Cambodia; and Interrelations between Public Policies and Migration in Cambodia.

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Cambodia Development Review – June 2005

CDR Volume 9 Issue 2, June 2005 English and Khmer In this issue: Towards a Community-Based Poverty Monitoring System in Cambodia; From Peace Building to Human Security?; Economy Watch; and CDRI Update.

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Cambodia Development Review – September 2005

CDR Volume 9 Issue 3, September 2005 English and Khmer In this issue: Local Service Delivery and Commune Councils; Decentralisation: Can Civil Society Enhance Local Government’s Accountability in Cambodia?; Traditional Forms of Social Capital in Cambodia and Their Linkage with Local Development Processes; Economy Watch; and CDRI Update.

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Cambodia Development Review – December 2005

CDR Volume 9 Issue 4, December 2005 English and Khmer In this issue: Non-Timber Forest Products; Trade Research Capacity-Building Needs; Development of Land Tenure Databases; Economy Watch; and CDRI Update.

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Cambodia Development Review – March 2006

CDR Volume 10 Issue 1, March 2006 English and Khmer In this issue: The Priority Action Programme in Primary Education; ASEAN-China Free Trade Area; Emerging Structures of Agricultural Cooperatives; Economy Watch; and CDRI Update.

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Economics

SR 4b: The Early Harvest Programme: Implications for Cambodian Agriculture

CDRI Special Report 4b Khmer, 58 pp. May 2006 (Download) English, 46 pp. May 2006 (Download)

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Cambodia Development Review – June 2006

CDR Volume 10 Issue 2, June 2006 English and Khmer In this issue: The WB’s 2006 Cambodia Poverty Assessment; Economics of Land Use Changes in Cambodia; Financing SMEs in Cambodia; Economy Watch; and CDRI Update.

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Cambodia Development Review – September 2006

CDR Volume 10 Issue 3, September 2006 English and Khmer In this issue: Challenges of Election Preparation; Democratic Governance & the Challenges of ‘Hybridity’; Solid Economic Growth and Improved Accounting Methodology: A Review of the Cambodian National Accounts Estimates for 2005; The CDRI Library and the Tonle Sap Initiative Learni ...

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Cambodia Development Review – December 2006

CDR Volume 10 Issue 4, December 2006 English and Khmer In this issue: Commune Councils as Potential Forest Managers; Conceptualising Accountability; Does Free Trade Promote Prosperity?; Economy Watch; and CDRI Update.

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Cambodia Development Review – March 2007

CDR Volume 11 Issue 1, March 2007 English and Khmer In this issue: The Challenges of Water Resources Management; Is Tourism in Siem Reap Pro-Poor?; The Economic Impact Analysis of Border Fees; Economy Watch; and CDRI Update.

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Cambodia Development Review – June 2007

CDR Volume 11 Issue 2, June 2007 English and Khmer In this issue: Cambodia’s Macro Outlook; Cambodia: A Macro View from 2007 to the Medium Term; From Aid Dependency to Shared Prosperity; Accelerating Poverty Reduction; Economy Watch; and CDRI Update.

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Cambodia Development Review – September 2007

CDR Volume 11 Issue 3, September 2007 English and Khmer In this issue: Urban Land Titles, Formal Credit and SME Investment; Challenges in Water Resource Management for Farmer; Water User Communities; Agricultural Trade within the GMS:A Perspective on Agricultural Development in Cambodia; Economy Watch; and CDRI Update.

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Cambodia Development Review – December 2007

CDR Volume 11 Issue 4, December 2007 English and Khmer In this issue: Cambodia: Economic Growth and Sectoral Performance in 2006; Are All Rural Female-Headed Households Poor?; Understanding Social Capital in Response to Floods and Droughts; Economy Watch; and CDRI Update.

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Economics

Pro-Poor Tourism in the Greater Mekong Sub-region

Ballard, B, and Hing V., eds. Pro-Poor Tourism in the Greater Mekong Sub-region. Phnom Penh: CDRI, 2007.

Author: - December , 2007

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Cambodia Development Review – March 2008

CDR Volume 12 Issue 1, March 2008 English and Khmer In this issue: The Political Economy of Managing Labour Migration; Water Resource Management in Cambodia: History and Current Challenges; Land Transactions and Emerging Issues Since Land Titling Commenced; Economy Watch; CDRI Update.

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Economics

WP 43: gricultural Trade in the Greater Mekong Subregion: The Case of Cassava and Rubber in Cambodia

CDRI Working Paper Series No. 43 Khmer, 70 pp. Jan 2010 (Download) English, 44 pp. Dec 2009 (Download)  

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Economics

WP 58: Irregular Migration from Cambodia: Characteristics, Challenges and Regulatory Approach.

CDRI Working Paper Series No.58. Khmer, 60 pp. Oct 2011 (Download) English, 56 pp. Aug 2011 (Download)

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ADR 7: Annual Development Review 2011-12

Khmer (a summary), 156 pp. Feb 2012 (Download) English, 186 pp. Feb 2012 (Download) CDRI’s 2011-12 Annual Development Review is published to coincide with the 2012 Cambodia Outlook Conference, a partnership of CDRI, Cambodia’s leading independent development policy research institute, and ANZ Royal Bank. The 2012 conf ...

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Cambodia Development Review – March 2013

CDR Volume 17 Issue 1, March 2013 English and Khmer In this issue: Securing Cambodia’s Future: Trends and Policy Priorities from the 2013 Cambodia Outlook Conference; Leveraging Trade for Economic Growth in Cambodia; Gender Inequality in Agriculture: A Household Survey of Farmer Organisations in Four Provinces; Economy Watch; and CDRI Update.

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Economics

WP 76: The Global Financial Crisis and its Impacts on Rural Labour Market in Cambodia

CDRI Working Paper Series No. 76. English 28 pp. Mar 2013 (Download)

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Economics

WP 81: Leveraging Trade for Economic Growth in Cambodia

CDRI Working Paper Series No. 81. English, 52 pp. Jun 2013 (Download)

Author: - June , 2013

Economics

Cambodia’s Preparedness for ASEAN Economic Community 2015 and Beyond

Hing Vutha. Cambodia's Preparedness for ASEAN Economic Community 2015 and Beyond. Development Research Forum Synthesis Report No.7. Phnom Penh: CDRI, 2014.

Author: - December , 2014

Economics

ASEAN 2030: Growing Together for Economic Prosperity – The Challenges

Strange, Larry, Hing Vutha, Saing Chan Hang and Lun Pide. ASEAN 2030: Growing Together for Prosperity – The Challenges. Cambodia Background Paper. CDRI Working Paper No.90. Phnom Penh: CDRI, 2014.

Author: - December , 2014

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Cambodia Development Review – March 2015

CDR Volume 19 Issue 1, March 2015 English and Khmer In this issue: ASEAN Economic Community 2015: What Does It Mean for Cambodia’s Economy and for Business?; Political Ecology of Kamchay Hydropower Dam; Women’s Labour Mobility in the Greater Mekong Subregion; Economy Watch; and CDRI Update.

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