Vu Lam is a PhD Candidate in the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at the University of New South Wales, Canberra. His areas of interest include soft power and public diplomacy, with a focus on Vietnam’s foreign policy.
Death of a president: no power vacuum in Vietnam
Tran Dai Quang’s tenure highlighted the weakness of the presidency among Hanoi's top political leaders.
Vietnam: a month of mass protests
Recent public outrage demonstrate the optics of policy making matter, even in Vietnam.