YSEALI Academy’s faculty members actively engage in the creation of knowledge that benefits the academic community as well as industry, government and society. Our faculty members’ scholarly publications include peer-reviewed journal articles, books and book chapters, academic and professional conference proceedings. As a by-product of our research focus, this creative energy finds its way into dedicated classroom discussions and quality student-generated research.


Nga Tran-Thi-Kim, Tuan Pham-Viet, Insoo Koo, Vladimir Mariano, and Tuan Do-Hong (2023), "Enhancing the Classification Accuracy of Rice Varieties by Using Convolutional Neural Networks," International Journal of Electrical and Electronic Engineering & Telecommunications.

Smit, Willem (2023), Top Manager Heuristics Under Knightian Uncertainty: Control Versus Prediction and the Moderating Impact of Framing. J. Manage. Stud., 60: 1302-1340. https://doi.org/10.1111/joms.12939

Smit, Willem and Donghyun Park (2024). The Potential of Digital Entrepreneurship in the Pacific:  A Comparative Analysis, in: Asia Small- And Medium-Sized Enterprise Monitor 2023 “How Small Firms Can Contribute To Resilient Growth In The Pacific Post Covid-19 Pandemic.” October 2022


Autio, Erkko, Mohamad D. Revindo, Yothin Jinjarak, Éva Komlósi, Donghyun Park, Cynthia Petalcorin, Dandy Rafitrandi, Yoshua Caesar Justinus, Willem Smit, László Szerb, Shu Tian, and Mónika Tiszb (2022). "T20 Indonesia 2022 Policy Brief: Global Value Chain Inclusivity And Digital Entrepreneurship," T20 Indonesia 2022 Policy Brief 202201, LPEM T20 Indonesia.

Smit, Willem, Letitia J Salazar, Zoe Tate, Nanad Saji, J Sohn, ISP Polaki (2022) Digital Entrepreneurship in Asia for Economic Resilience and Post-Pandemic Recovery: Country Report–Malaysia, in ADO Outlook Report 2023

Erkko Autio, Kun Fu, Willem Smit, Anang Muftiadi, Chiraphol Chiyachantana, Pattarawan Prasarnphanich, PhạmMinh Quyên, Raymund Habaradas, Cynthia Castilllejos Petalcorin, Yothin Jinjarak, Donghyun Park (2022). Adoption of digital technologies, business model innovation, and financial and sustainability performance in startup Firms. Background paper, Asian Development Bank, Manila


Nguyen Quang Jason, Le Vu Quan, and Ha Trang Jasmine (2021), “Impacts of Health Concerns on Online Shopping Activities and Service Reconfiguration during Covid-19 Pandemic: Insights from Vietnam,” Service Science. Special Issue on Reimagining the Science of Service in a Post-Pandemic World, Guest Editors: Marshall Fisher, Andy Neely, Rohit Verma.

Le Vu Quan, and Lisovich Nguyen Mai (Faculty of Business Administration, Van Lang University). (forthcoming 2021), “Explaining Gender Differences in Entrepreneurship: The Impacts of Motivations, Success Factors and Business Training on the Performance of Microenterprises in Central Vietnam,” International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business.

Ha Trang Jasmine, Le Vu Quan, and Nguyen Quang Jason. (2021), “Impacts of COVID-19 on Financial Inclusion and Digital Transformation: Insights from Consumer Behaviors in Vietnam,” in Financial Transformations Beyond the Covid-19 Health Crisis, edited by Boubaker Sabri, and Nguyen Duc Khuong, World Scientific Publishing.

Le Vu Quan, Cowal Sanya, Jovanovic Grace, and Le Don-Thuan, (2021), A Study of Regenerative Farming Practices and Sustainable Coffee in the Central Highlands of Vietnam, Frontiers in Sustainable Food Systems.

Niranjan Chipalkatti, Le Vu Quan, and Rishi Meenakshi (2021) Sustainability and Society: Do Environmental, Social, and Governance Factors Matter for Foreign Direct Investment? Energies.