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    Corporate governance and the linkage 

    Jannipa Ruangviset; Viput Orgsakul (National Institute of Development Administration, 2014)

    This paper provides and event study evidence on whether the announcement of the corporate governance (CG) scoring affects firms' market value in the Thai capital market. To find out the results, this paper conducts an event study and employs the 3 methodology ...
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    Corporate social responsibility, location, and corporate financial performance 

    Ardisak Boeprasert; Viput Orgsakul, advisor (National Institute of Development Administration, 2012)
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    Corrected score estimators in multivariate regression models with heteroscedastic measurement errors 

    Wannaporn Junthopas; Jirawan Jitthavech (National Institute of Development Administration, 2016)

    In this study, the knowledge of parameter estimation theory based on the corrected score (CS) approach is extended in a linear multivariate multiple regression model with heteroscedastic measurement errors (HME) and an unknown HME variance. The heteroscedasticity of the HME variance is assumed to be capable of being grouped into similar patterns where the sample of observations are assembled into several sub-samples with the property that the variances of the measurement error (ME) are homoscedastic within a group but heteroscedastic between ...
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    The country-level analysis of institutional factors affecting the foreign direct investment (FDI) in 6 Asean countries 

    Chanatip Suksai; Ponlapat Buracom (National Institute of Development Administration, 2018)

    This empirical study is a country-based analysis aiming to investigate how institutional factors (primary economic and social determinants) affect the FDI inflows in six ASEAN countries, namely Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam during the period of 1990-2016. This study uses a mixed-methods research approach employing a pooled data multiple regression technique to analyze the significant determinants of FDI in the ASEAN region at the country level from a holistic approach.   The findings revealed that, ...
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    The creation of trust culture in the organization of food cluster in Chiang Rai province 

    Chongpet Janla; Renliang Li (National Institute of Development Administration, 2019)

    The purposes of the study were to study characters and steps of trust available in Chiang Rai's cluster of food organization, to search for the possible promotion of trust culture among the cluster of food organizations of Chiang Rai and to synthesize models of trust culture in food organization of Chiang Rai. This research uses qualitative methods with collecting data via 36 in-depth interviews, engage in group focus using an analysis, interpretation with descriptive statistics. Data were validated by employing the Triangular Techniques and ...
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    Credit outreach impact on non-performing loans of bank for agriculture and agricultural cooperatives 

    Lancaster, James; Montree Socatiyanurak, chairperson (National Institute of Development Administration, 2005)
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    Critical discourse analysis of news headlines : a case of youth crime in Thailand 

    Pornjan Duanprakhon; Savitri Gadavanij, advisor (National Institute of Development Administration, 2013)
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    Critical success factors for total quality management implementation within Thai public hospitals 

    Jerawat Krisanaphan; Anchana NaRanong (National Institute of Development Administration, 2016)

    The objectives of this research were to examine the critical success factors for total quality management implementation and the hospital accreditation level in Thai public hospitals, and to explore the theoretical linkage between the critical success factors for total quality management and hospital performance. The Pearson’s correlation and regression analysis were used to find out the relationship among the variables. The data were collected from Thai public hospitals. The findings showed that 9 critical factors of TQM (leadership, ...
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    The cross-cultural implications of learner initiative on the technology acceptance of mobile learning at the corporate level 

    Farrell, Wendy Colleen; Peerayuth Charoensukmongkol (National Institute of Development Administration, 2018)

    HR Training and Development (T&D) initiatives are often tasked with training as many employees as possible for as little money as possible while proving training efficacy. To accomplish this, e-learning and now m-Learning have been seen as viable options. Unfortunately, merely deploying the learning opportunities does not mean that the learners will actually use it (Swang et al., 2013) . In this context, learner initiative (LI) has been shown to be an obstacle for more distant (i.e. not co-located and synchronous) learning (Tuckman, 2007). ...
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    A cultural conservation model for sustainable tourism of the Tai Lue Ethnic group in Doi Saket district, Chiang Mai province 

    Manote Nuansara; Kassara Sukpatch (National Institute of Development Administration, 2016)

    The objectives of this research were to examine community development and cultural patterns for tourism of the Tai Lue communities in Doi Saket District, Chiang Mai Province, to develop a local cultural conservation model for sustainable tourism of the ethnic group, and to assess the conservation model of the ethnic group. This qualitative research investigated four Tai Lue villages in the study area, including Luang Nua, Luang Tai, Pa Kha, and San Pong Villages. The key informants included the villagers, representatives from the local state ...
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    Cultural tourism destination development of Nakhon Si Thammarat province 

    Pinruthai Khongthong; Suwaree Namwong (National Institute of Development Administration, 2016)

    This study aims to create a model for cultural tourism destination development focusing on stakeholder participation. It was revealed that there are a great number of tourism destinations confronted with inefficiency in accommodating tourists, an insufficiency in the essential quality of tourism products and services, an increase in the overcrowding of tourists, and the deterioration of the landscape and the physical features in a tourism destination. Although there are a number of researches on tourism destination, the majority of the ...
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    Customs business partnership : a case study of China customs and Thai customs 

    Shujie Zhang; Tippawan Lorsuwannarat (National Institute of Development Administration, 2014)

    This study examines the relationship, transactions, and interactions between Customs and business in regulating, controlling, and processing cross-border trade movement and safeguarding national security. More specifically, theoretical and practical dimensions on Customs-business partnership (CBP) are studied within the broader context of administrative reform and Customs modernization since the 1990s in China Customs and Thai Customs.
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    Data journalism: principle development and knowledge adaptation in Thailand 

    Ekapon Thienthaworn; Warat Karuchit (National Institute of Development Administration, 2018)

    This research aims to: 1) study the knowledge and use of Data Journalism in other countries; 2) study the knowledge and use of Data Journalism in Thailand as well as the obstacles and problems in the development of knowledge and use of Data Journalism in Thailand; and 3) create the guidelines for development the knowledge and promotion of the use of Data Journalism in Thailand. The qualitative research methodology is used to conduct a research. Firstly, the documentary research was used to examine and analyze all related documents , which were ...
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    Decentralized school governance policy : a comparative study of general public schools and community-managed schools in Nepal 

    Mukunda Mani Khanal; Sombat Thamrongthanyawong, advisor (National Institute of Development Administration, 2013)
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    Delay of gratification and business performance in least developed countries : evidence from LAO PDR 

    Xayavongsa, Dalivone; Piriya Pholphirul (National Institute of Development Administration, 2018)

    Does delay of gratification affect the probability of engaging in self-employment and does it contribute to their business performance? This article aims to quantify impacts of delay of gratification on engaging in self-employment and business performance. Using Lao PDR as representative of least-developed countries, We analyze nationally representative survey data from the Lao-STEP Skills Measurement Household Survey, we estimate binary Probit and Logit model to quantify impacts of delay of gratification on probability of self-employment. And, ...
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    Determinants and consequences of early marriage among adolescent women in the rural northeast of Thailand 

    Jintana Pornpilaipun; Pichit Pitaktepsombati, advisor (National Institute of Development Administration, 1995)
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    Determinants and consequences of legal marriage dissolution among Thai women 

    Suparath Hongmanee; Suwanlee Piampiti, advisor (National Institute of Development Administration, 1995)
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    Determinants of corporate governance : empirical evidence from publicly listed companies in Thailand 

    Athipol Kruapong; Pairote Pathranarakul, advisor (National Institute of Development Administration, 2010)
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    Determinants of day-care service of average working women in Bangkok-based manufacturing firms 

    Wallada Wiwatpanashart; Suchart Prasith-rathsint, advisor (National Institute of Development Administration, 1996)
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    Determinants of enrollment at secondary and higher level of education in Pakistan 

    Arsha, Iqra; Udomsak Seenprachawong (National Institute of Development Administration, 2018)

    The persistent low enrollment rate at the secondary and higher level of education in Pakistan indicates the failure of the Government to annihilate the illiteracy and ultimately reduce poverty through education. Using annual time series data from the year 1965 to 2015, the study aims to analyze the determinants of the secondary and higher level of educational enrollment of both males and females in Pakistan. The main concentration was on the impact of educational spending by government, number of institutions, GDP per capita to see the healthiness ...