Student Spotlight

Duc Tran
Duc Tran
MPA2, Class of 2016
IV - Economics and Public Policy
Hanoi, Vietnam
WWS offers an exciting environment to acquire knowledge about policy making and collaborate with peers on critical public policy issues.


Originally from Hanoi, Vietnam, Duc spent the past five years in the United States. He started college at Truman State University in Missouri and then earned his B.A. in economics and mathematics at Brandeis University in Massachusetts. After college, he worked for Cartesian, a consulting firm in Boston, where he conducted research in the telecommunication and digital media industry and analyzed data. After finishing his contract, he traveled extensively in Asia and interned at the State Bank of Vietnam. In the future, he hopes to pursue a career in economic policy management and public administration. In his free time, Duc enjoys playing sports and riding his bike.