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    Bank competition and the linkage to stability and growth: international evidence and implication to Thailand 

    Sanhapas Laowattanabhongse; Sorasart Sukcharoensin (National Institute of Development Administration, 2017)

    Over the past two decades, the impact of bank competition to financial stability as well as to economic growth has been the center of interest for both academicians and practitioners. The recent financial crises throughout the globe further exhibit the urgent need to conclude the relationship between (1) bank competition and financial stability and (2) bank competition and economic growth. This dissertation, therefore, attempts to fill in the literature gap of both competition-stability and competition-growth nexuses by using a sample of 81 ...
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    Behavioral approach to portfolio selection 

    Kumnoon Narakornpijit; Pariyada Sukcharoensin (National Institute of Development Administration, 2018)

    Behavior plays an important role in people’s decision making, for example, different decision making can occur during happy and unhappy time. Behavioral factors also affect the decision making in the investment that cause unreasonable decision making in many investment situations. Many behavioral theories have been developed to explain human’s behavior, which some of them are also applied to the investment. This research focuses on studying the portfolio investment in Thailand by two of the well-known theories for portfolio selection, which are ...
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    Better business better life 

    Orose Leelakulthanit (Chulalongkorn University Printing House, 2018)
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    BOI Zone 3 investment promotion policy : an analysis of policy outputs and impacts 

    Manvipa Indradat; Thavanrat Vorathepputipong, advisor (National Institute of Development Administration, 1999)
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    The branding process of the world heritage historic city of Ayutthaya 

    Wipada Thaothampitak; Therdchai Choibamroong (National Institute of Development Administration, 2018)

    This study was established on the tourism and marketing perspectives of the stakeholders regarding the branding process of the cultural world heritage sites in Thailand. The Historic City of Ayutthaya world heritage site was selected as the unit to be studied. Thus, the purposes of the study were to 1) study the potential of the Historic City of Ayutthaya site, 2) analyze the marketing of the Historic City of Ayutthaya site, 3) evaluate the potential of the stakeholders in branding of the Historic City of Ayutthaya site, and 4) propose a branding ...
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    Business intelligence and analytics for managers 

    Jongsawas Chongwatpol (Chulalongkorn University Printing House, 2017)
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    Capital structures of listed firms in ASEAN 

    Pornpen Thippayana; Aekkachai Nittayagasetwat (National Institute of Development Administration, 2014)

    The objective of this dissertation is to study the firm-, industry-, and countrylevel factors influencing the capital structures of the listed firms in ASEAN. The 3,750 samples are collected annually for 12 years from 2000 to 2011, resulting in 45,000 firm-year observations. The pooled ordinary least squared regression is used in the analysis for all combined three-level features. The leverage measures cover various proxies of capital structures. The evidence shows that firm size and tangibility are significantly and positively related to ...
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    Career and life coping strategies : a case study from ministry of public administration in Bangladesh 

    Karim, Mohammad Rezaul; Juree Vichit-Vadakan (National Institute of Development Administration, 2015)

    This study was conducted to achieve the objectives of identifying the socioeconomic factors that influence career choice, analyzing the organizational factors inhibiting professionals’ career and life, and analyzing the coping strategies utilized by the professionals in encountering those barriers.
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    The casual effects of human resource practices, supervisor support, and coworker support, influencing on organizational citizenship behaviour towards job performance of frontline employees in four-star hotels in Phuket, Thailand 

    Yanapa Boonparkob; Sangkae Punyasiri (National Institute of Development Administration, 2019)

    This study attempts to propose and examine a theoretical conceptual model that investigates the causal effects of hotel frontline employees’ perceptions of human resource (HR) practices, supervisor support, and coworker support, influencing on organizational citizenship behaviour (OCB) towards job performance in the context of four-star hotels in Phuket, Thailand. The mediating effects of OCB are also highlighted. HR practices in this study are in a form of high-performance work practices (HPWPs) consisting of selective staffing, rewards, training, ...
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    The causal effect of islamic attributes of destination upon tourist satisfaction and loyalty under mediating roles of perceived trip quality and perceived trip values : a case study of Krabi Province, Thailand 

    Wiraphong Panyathanakhun; Paithoon Monpanthong (National Institute of Development Administration, 2019)

    Global Muslim travel market is regarded as having high potential in terms of population growth and high expenditure. Yet, it remains relatively untapped. Many previous studies mentioned the effects of Islamic attributes of destination toward motivation to visit as well as tourist satisfaction and loyalty. However, there is a lack of empirical research in non-Muslim country as well as Thailand in particular. Besides, it was also found that perceived trip quality and perceived trip values exert influence over tourist satisfaction and loyalty; little ...
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    The causal model of factors affecting Thai customer loyalty towards e-commerce business 

    Lalita Puangmaha; Patchanee Cheyjunya (National Institute of Development Administration, 2017)

    This research utilizes the mixed method research with the objectives to develop and to examine the consistency between the causal model of factors affecting Thai customers loyalty towards e-commerce business and the empirical data, furthermore to explore the opinions of academics and online marketers in relating to the marketing communication factors influencing Thai customers loyalty to e-commerce business. The research method has been divided consecutively into two parts which are; Part 1: the quantitative research conducting survey methodology ...
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    A causal model of passenger service quality factors at Suvarnabhumi Airport 

    Chomchanai Bunluesintu; Pachanee Cheyjunya (National Institute of Development Administration, 2015)

    This research on a casual model of passenger service quality factors at Suvarnabhumi Airport aimed 1) to study integrated marketing communications, service quality, passenger satisfaction, and passenger loyalty, 2) to analyze both direct and indirect factors of service quality, and 3) to develop a casual model of passenger service quality management factors.The hypothesized model was based on the service quality, satisfaction, and loyalty. The results will be beneficial to airport management for planning and marketing communications. Both ...
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    A causal relation model of market orientation and extended market orientation affecting strategic management through health establishments performance in Bangkok 

    Wirut Nakkhasin; Sangkae Punyasiri (National Institute of Development Administration, 2018)

    The research was done in Bangkok Thailand due to high competition and the presence of a majority of Thailand’s health establishments, which aims to 1) review market orientation, extended market orientation and strategic management affecting health establishment performance in Bangkok 2) to study the relationship between market orientation, extended market orientation and strategic management affecting health establishment performance in Bangkok 3) to investigate of concept for causal relation model of market orientation and extended market ...
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    Central government intervention to local government performance case study of Parknum Samutprakan and Kalasin municipality 

    Chalermpol Saributra; Udom Tumkosit (National Institute of Development Administration, 2015)

    This study has the following four objectives: 1) to examine the nature of intervention on local government organization through public policy; 2) to determine the implications of central government intervention with regards to contents and execution of the local government development plans; 3) to investigate the patterns of local government adaptation in response to central government intervention; and 4) to study local government organizations’ problems and obstacles, and identify recommendations that may be useful to management of ...
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    CEO reputations and dividend payouts 

    Danai Likitratcharoen; Tatchawan Kanitpong, advisor (National Institute of Development Administration, 2011)
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    Child labor and school dropout in least-developed countries: Empirical evidence from Lao PDR 

    Xayavong, Thidavong; Piriya Pholphirul (National Institute of Development Administration, 2017)

    Even though topics related to child labor and school dropout have been studied worldwide, little attention has focused on child labor and school dropout in the least-developed countries. This paper examines the impact of child labor on school dropout by using national representative data from the Labor Force and First Child Labor survey in the Lao PDR, which serves as a case study of a least-developed country. The endogeneity of child labor to school dropout was controlled by using an average wage of children by province as an instrumental variable. ...
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    Child labor force participation : a case study of rural households in Kanchanaburi Province 

    Uraiwan Amornimit; Anek Hirunraks, advisor (National Institute of Development Administration, 1997)

    In many less developed societies, children at young ages participate in the labor force. Although the extent of that participation has not been well documented, it is wildly known that the number is quite significantly large and the most important determinant of this phenomenon is poverty. / The objectives of this dissertation are to: (1) estimate the future trends of child labor participation both at national and Kanchanaburi provincial levels, (2) investigate the influence of various household factors such as demography, economy, sociology and ...
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    Communication factors affecting training effectiveness of business organizations 

    Jompon Jeebpinyo; Yubol Benjarongkij (National Institute of Development Administration, 2020)

    The research is aimed for three objectives:  1) To study communication methods of professional trainers in organizing training, 2) to study training communication factors that affect training effectiveness of business organizations, and 3) to test the researcher’s developed structural equation model of latent variables, namely professional trainers’ qualifications and competence, training environmental management, trainees, and training effectiveness, with empirical data.   Mixed methods of qualitative and quantitative research were conducted. ...
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    Communication for localism empowerment through singing contest KIKDUU tv program 

    Pimchaya Fakpiem; Asawin Nedpogaeo (National Institute of Development Administration, 2020)

    This study has the objective to examine nationalism and localism in the KikDuu Singing Contest through the program production process. The goal is to study localism awareness among the audiences of the KikDuu Singing Contest. The researcher analyzed 28 tapes using the seven components to examine nationalism and localism in the program content. In addition, in-depth interviews were conducted with eight key informants of whom are program producers and thirty five audiences. The research revealed nationalism and localism in the KikDuu Singing ...
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    Communication for the foreign football player's cultural adjustment in Thailand league football club 

    Akkarong Punpong; Warat Karuchit (National Institute of Development Administration, 2019)

    The research has the four objectives as follows: 1. To examine and develop a causal model of factors influencing of Demographic characteristics, Communication skills, Attitude toward Thai people, Interpersonal communication and Media usage behavior to be affected the foreign football players' adjustment in Thailand league football clubs. 2. The analysis of the direct effect, indirect effect and total effect, is focused on testing the Demographic characteristics, Communication skills, Attitude toward Thai people, Interpersonal communication ...