Analytical Strategy

The analytical framework employed at this project is based on the steps of comparative institutional analysis of Mintrom (2012). It is argued that comparison is the heart of many researches and analysis which is undertaken in several fields such as: social, economic and political life (Baum, 1999).

The major strength of this method is that it can help to seek the effective solutions, which were successfully applied at some nations around the world, to cope with traffic congestion issue. But whether those effective solutions can apply to Hanoi’s 36 classic streets or not, it is a big question and requires a careful evaluation of their transferability to the context of Hanoi’s 36 classic streets.