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    Labor mobility across occupations, economic sectors, and geographical areas in Thailand 

    Yuwadee Sonsaneeyarat (National Institute of Development Administration, 1997)

    The first part of this study applies a Markov chain model to investigate patterns of labor mobility across occupations, economic sectors, and geographical areas. These patterns of mobility are then compared between in peak and the off agricultural seasons. The second part investigates factors affecting single type of mobility and combination of various types of mobility using data from two levels as explanatory variables: individual and contextual. / Data for the study of mobility patterns is based on rounds 1 (off agricultural season) and 3 (peak ...
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    Labour force participation, time allocation and quality of life of the aged in Bangkok Metropolis 

    Khaisang Rukvanich (National Institute of Development Administration, 1992)

    The study investigates factors affecting the labour force participation and desire to work of elderly Bangkok residents. In addition the study analyzes the activities and time utilization of the working and nonworking elderly and investigates the respondents' quality of life.
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    Labour migration and human trafficking in Southeast Asia : critical perspectives 

    Schendel, Willem van.; Lyons, Lenore.; Ford, Michele. (Routledge, 2012)

    Since the signing of the UN Trafficking Protocol, anti-trafficking laws, policies and other initiatives have been implemented at the local, national and regional levels. These activities have received little scholarly attention. This volume aims to begin to fill this gap by documenting the micro-processes through which an anti-trafficking framework has been translated, implemented and resisted in mainland and island Southeast Asia. The detailed ethnographic accounts in this collection examine the everyday practices of the diverse range of actors ...
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    Labour standards and the U.S. Free Trade Agreements (FTAs) : implications for development countries 

    Tashmai Rikshasuta (International Institute for Trade and Development, 2008)

    This part of the research focuses on the Labour Chapter of the 4 US FTAs: US-Australia, US-Chile, CAFTA (Central American Free Trade Agreement), and US-Panama. The objective is to study guidelines of the US in determining labour conditions with its trading partners, and the implication of such Labour Chapters on the ILO Core Labour Standards and to study domestic labour laws in Vietnam, Bangladesh, Cambodia, and Thailand to examine relevance of domestic laws in each country with ILO Core Labour Standards in an attempt to determine whether: ...
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    Labour standards and trade : the case of Bangladesh 

    Philip S. Robertson Jr. (International Institute for Trade and Development, 2008)

    With the phase out of the Multi-Fiber Agreement and the end of guaranteed quotas for Bangladesh garment products in the EU and the US, the RMG industry of Bangladesh faces many competitive challenges. The increased focus of international brands on ensuring garment producers in their supply chains comply with codes of conducts has created a stronger linkage between labour standards and trade than has heretofore been experience by Bangladesh’s RMG industry.
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    Labour standards and trade : the case of Cambodia 

    Voravidh Charoenloet (International Institute for Trade and Development, 2008)

    Cambodia has battled through a hegemonic era with powerful nations and through its horrific and fratricidal civil war and remarkably emerged with a constitution after peace negotiations in 1991. This event marked a major turning point from a one party nation to democracy. It also transformed Cambodia’s centralised economic structure to a market economy. In 1992, Cambodia promulgated a new labour law that provided significant labour protection to its workers by incorporating international labour standards and conventions. At the same time, the ...
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    Labour standards and trade: the case of Thailand 

    Chokchai Suttawet (International Institute for Trade and Development, 2008)

    The issue of labour standards and trade has become increasingly important in the international trade arena. Hence, research on trade and labour-related policies is highly important to governments of developing countries and other important stakeholders, such as companies and their workforce. Consequently, this research project on “Labour Standards and Trade: the Case of Thailand” aimed to achieve three main objectives: 1. Studying various international labour standards adopted by Thailand; 2. Examining conditions and problems of different ...
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    Labour standards and trade: the case of Viet Nam 

    Lae Dilokvidhyarat (International Institute for Trade and Development, 2008)

    Viet Nam’s economic expansion, measured in terms of per-capita income, imports and exports, and the expansion of economic institutions which support the market-oriented economy, (including the banking sector, stock markets and especially the manufacturing sector for export of textile, garments and footwear) has become increasingly visible in global commerce in recent years. The expansion of labour intensive industries, with low-cost labour as investment incentives, is a phenomenon that draws the attention of foreign investment capital by businesses ...
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    Leadership behavior, learning organization culture and employee involvement climate effecting organizational effectiveness : A study of Thai energy sector 

    Watit Intuluck (National Institute of Development Administration, 2014)

    The objectives of this dissertation are (1) to identify characteristics oftransformational leadership behaviors, learning organization culture, employeeinvolvement climate and organizational effectiveness among four main publicenterprises within the Thai energy sector, (2) to explore the relationships amongtransformational leadership behaviors, learning organization culture, and employeeinvolvement climate on organizational effectiveness within the Thai energy sector, (3)to propose a structural model of organizational effectiveness regarding the ...
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    Learning within and across international development projects : Case studies in the health sector of Lao pdr 

    Malaython Phanavanh (National Institute of Development Administration, 2015)

    Having realized its limited capacity, Lao People’s Democratic Republic (Lao PDR) relies on foreign assistance and concessional loans from multilateral and bilateral development agencies to support social development programs. To ensure effectiveness and efficiency of grant fund management, the development partners impose several requirements and conditions for compliance. To satisfy the donor requirements and achieve project goals on time, project learning is highly important and needed. Thus, the purpose of this study was to explore firstly ...
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    Legal Liability of Medical Tourism Facilitator 

    Noppatsorn Sornkom (NIDA, 10/4/17)

    This research aims to study legal liabilities of Medical Tourism Facilitator from damage caused by unqualified operations to the customers and analyze qualifications and qualities of such business to create legal standards for business operations and scope legal liabilities and supervised agency for such business. By studying relevant laws and regulations currently enacted in Thailand and overseas countries such as Republic of Korea and State of Israel to provide suggestions on how to protect foreign customers who use Medical Tourism Facilitator services ...
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    Legal pluralism in Indonesia : bridging the unbridgeable 

    Lukito, Ratno. (Routledge, 2013)

    With the revival of Islamic law and adat (customary) law in the country, this book investigates the history and phenomenon of legal pluralism in Indonesia. It looks at how the ideal of modernity in Indonesia has been characterized by a state-driven effort in the post-colonial era to make the institution of law an inseparable part of national development. Focusing on the aspects of political and ‘conflictual’ domains of legal pluralism in Indonesia, the book discusses the understanding of the state’s attitude and behaviour towards the three ...
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    Legal Problem about Light Pollution from Advertisement. 

    Chakrit Imcharoenkul (NIDA, 10/4/17)

    This thesis aims to study legal measures regarding to the management of light pollution from advertisement in Thailand including to the source of problem, Impact and legal measures on the management of light pollution from advertisement abroad, such as the United States, Spain and Slovenia. By adopting the legal measures of the three countries to compare with the current Thai legal measures currently in force to improve, enforce effectively. Reason for choosing to study about light pollution from advertisement. Because of the current problem of ...
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    Level trends determinants and demographic consequences of contraceptive sterilization in Thailand 

    Tuangtip Chantra (National Institute of Development Administration, 1995)

    The purposes of this study is to find out levels and trends of contraceptive sterilization in Thailand during the past decade by using data collected from the Family Planning Unit, Dept of Health as indicators. The findings indicate an increasing trend in female contraceptive sterilization but a decreasing trend in male contraceptive sterlization. The study on determinants of contraceptive sterilization used the data from the survey of "Contraceptive Use Patterns in Thailand", by the Institute for Population and Social Research, Mahidlo University. ...
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    Life tables construction for Thailand : with applications to government pension schemes 

    Suwimol Angkavanich (National Institute of Development Administration, 1989)

    The study concentrated on applying an indirect methodology that relied on demographic models in the estimation of mortality rates in order to construct the life tables for Thai males and females. The data for this analysis are obtained from population censuses, death statistics reported by the Ministry of Interior and the Ministry of Public Health, and also documents relevant to the analysis of government retirees and pension expenditures.
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    Lifestyle, Self-Disclosure on Facebook and Online Purchase Behavior of Male Homosexual 

    Porraphat Jutrakul (NIDA, 8/2/17)

    The aims of this research were 1) to study lifestyle, self-disclosure on Facebook and online purchasing behavior of male homosexuals 2) to study the differences of Gay lifestyles and self-disclosure on Facebook and 3) to study the differences of Gay lifestyles and online purchasing behaviors. The study employed mixed methods. The group interviews were used in qualitative research, the sampling were 13 male homosexuals, aged between 20-35 years. The Quantitative research was conducted by using an online questionnaire, the sampling were 400 male ...
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    Local feature representations for facial expression recognition based on differences of gray color values of neighboring pixels 

    Mohammad Shahidul Islam (National Institute of Development Administration, 2013)
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    Logistics contracting effectiveness: The perspective of Thai electronics 

    Santi Visuddhisat (National Institute of Development Administration, 2014)

    The World Bank, which produces the Logistics Performance Index, has consistently ranked Thailand in the top tier but in a degrading order: ranked 31 in 2007; 35 in 2010; and 38 in 2012. When looked at the micro level, Thailand is still in the lowest level of logistics development—physical distribution—where firms focus mainly on the outbound flow of finished products, from the end of the production line to the consumers. The Thai government has taken an integrative approach to logistics development, encouraging Thai companies, particularly ...
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    Long-Horizon stock returns predictability : evidence from the Stock Exchange of Thailand 

    Suthawan Prukumpai (National Institute of Development Administration, 2012)
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    LTF เลิกดี หรือไม่เลิกก็ดี? 

    สันติ ชัยศรีสวัสดิ์สุข (โพสต์ พับลิชชิง, 2014-11-03)

    มีกระแสความคิดเห็นเกี่ยวกับกองทุนการลงทุนระยะยาว LTF ซึ่งเป็นเครื่องมือการออมที่ได้รับการส่งเสริมจากภาครัฐโดยการอนุญาตให้สามารถนำเงินออมที่ลงทุนกับกองทุนนี้มาหักลดหย่อนภาษีได้ กระแสความคิดเกี่ยวกับ LTF ที่เกิดขึ้นนั้น เป็นไปในทิศทางที่อยากจะเสนอให้ยกเลิกการหักลดหย่อนในกองทุนนี้ โดยมีเหตุผลสำคัญว่า มันเป็นประโยชน์กับคนรวยมากกว่าจะเป็นประโยชน์ต่อคนจน และเป็นการทำให้รัฐต้องสูญเสียรายได้ในส่วนนี้ไป แต่หากมองในแง่ของเศรษฐศาสตร์ที่คำนึงถึงประโยชน์ของประเทศโดยรวมอย่างรอบด้าน มาตรการหักลดหย่อนภาษีสำหรับการลงทุนใน LTF สามารถก่อให้เกิดผลกระทบภายนอกในเชิงบวกได้