Trade Liberalization and Development in ICT Sector and its impact on household welfare in Viet Nam

This paper examines the impact of trade liberalization and development in the ICT sector on household welfares in Viet Nam. It discusses constraints in the current ICT policies and regulations and implementation in practice; analyzes the access to and use of ICTs by households, and the impact of access to and use of ICTs on poverty reduction and household welfare in Viet Nam. The paper concludes by discussing the policy implications.

Tran Quoc Trung
Nguyen Tung
Le Thuc Duc
Nguyen Cao Duc
Tran Hao Hung
© Asia-Pacific Research and Training Network on Trade Working Paper Series, 2007, 42 pages