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    Domestic violence against women and the implementation of the domestic violence (prevention and protection) act 2010 : reflections from rural Bangladesh 

    Khan, Anisur Rahman; Juree Vichit-Vadakan (National Institute of Development Administration, 2015)

    Over the last few decades, domestic violence against women has received increasing attention as an insidious problem for women both on the global and national scale. Despite this attention, studies on domestic violence are still limited in Bangladesh, as such, many issues remain under-researched, unexplored, or underexplored. Moreover, studying domestic violence through the qualitative approach is also hardly visible. With this backdrop, the present study aimed at filling in some of the methodological and theoretical gaps in the existing ...
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    Domestic violence and women labor market accessibility: The empirical evidence of Cambodia 

    Sen, Bunthoeurn; Udomsak Seenprachawong (National Institute of Development Administration, 2017)

    While there have been empirical support for women to join in labor force market in order to improve gender equality and social economic development, the empirical study of its spillover effect on the household conflict is still not so many observe and ambiguous. The negative effect of household conflict is strongly on the economic development as it pay with high cost of health care as well as future generation in both education and health care. In Cambodia, the rate of domestic violence is dramatically increasing. Using cross sectional data ...
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    Double and resampling in adaptive cluster sampling 

    Nipaporn Pochai; Dryver, Arthur L, advisor (National Institute of Development Administration, 2006)
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    Downsizing and public productivity : a case study of the Metropolitan Waterworks Authority, Thailand 

    Song, Jinzhou; Tippawan Lorsuwannarat, advisor (National Institute of Development Administration, 2002)
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    Dynamic construction of the Siamese-Malaysians' ethnic identity, Malaysia 

    Thatsanawadi Kaeosanit; Ubolwan Premsrirat (National Institute of Development Administration, 2016)

    The main objectives of the study “Dynamic Construction of the SiameseMalaysians’ Ethnic Identity in Malaysia” are to study the dynamic of the SiameseMalaysians’ ethnic identity in communication dimension and to analyze the communication forms in the construction of the Siamese-Malaysians’ ethnic identity in the context of Nation-State in Malaysia. Moreover, it examines and compares the meaning and value perceptions of the Siamese-Malaysians’ ethnic identity in each generation using qualitative research methods including focus group interview, ...
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    Dynamic materialized view selection based on two-phase optimization 

    Boontita Suchyukorn; Raweewan Auepanwiriyakul (National Institute of Development Administration, 2013)

    A Data Warehouses is a repository of information integrated from a distributed data source. Information stored in a data warehouse is the form of the materialized view. Materializing view is a technique to improve query response time in a data warehouse. Deciding which of the appropriated views should be materialized views is one of the significant problems in data warehouse design. In order to solve this problem, constructing a search space close to optimal is a necessary task. It provides effective results for the selection of views to ...
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    Dynamics of poverty, inequality and Thai government provincial budget allocation 

    Areeporn Asawinpongphan; Direk Patmasiriwat (National Institute of Development Administration, 2014)

    This dissertation examines the impact of government budget allocation (all inper capita unit) to inequality and poverty by single household level covered in 75provinces. The study is based on in-depth analysis the dynamic of governmentexpenditures and other factors such as inflation, gross provincial product (GPP) andunemployment to the two main welfare indicators (inequality and poverty). The studyapplied panel data analysis in provincial level. The study result shows thatgovernment budget allocations per capita from each ministry can alleviate ...
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    Early childhood education and child development outcomes in least developed countries: empirical evidence from Lao PDR 

    Manivone Phongsopha; Piriya Pholphirul (National Institute of Development Administration, 2017)

    Given the benefits of early childhood education, many countries try to ensure universal accessibility to early childhood education. However, with their limited budgets and chronic poverty, least developed countries face a huge disadvantage in providing access to early childhood education, especially for children of lower income families and those living in remote areas. This study aims to determine how accessibility to early childhood education and child development affects cognitive, learning, physical, and social-emotional readiness. We use ...
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    Early warning system for real economy : a case study of Thailand 

    Jeerawadee Pumjaroen; Preecha Vichitthamaros (National Institute of Development Administration, 2019)

    The research aims to identify Composite Leading Indexes (CLIs) and develops the Early Warning System (EWS) by Partial Least Squares Structural Equation Modeling (PLS-SEM). The objective of EWS is to forecast the Economic Cycle (EC) in short-term, medium-term, and long-term periods. Data from Thailand during Q1/2003-Q4/2008 are applied to pursue the purposes. The research uses Real Gross Domestic Product (GDP) as a proxy for the Thai economy, which is the target variable that EWS aims to early signal. The indicators from various economic sectors ...
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    Earnings management and firm value : the role of investor protection and corporate governance 

    Nopphon Tangjitprom; Kanogporn Narktabtee, advisor (National Institute of Development Administration, 2012)
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    Economic and environmental impacts of rail transportation investment 

    Gritsana Patjakreng; Sompote Kunnoot (National Institute of Development Administration, 2016)

    The transportation system in Thailand has been biased in favor of road transport as investment in rail transport involves large scale budget and government policy. The favorable attribute of rail transport is more competitive freight cost in exchange for large investment. This study employs the computable general equilibrium (CGE) model in ORANI tradition (Dixon et al., 1982) as the tool for the accounting of economic benefits, economic cost, environmental benefits and environmental costs. The increase in rail transport investment is feed ...
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    Economic burden on households with people with non-communicable diseases, with special reference to cancer: priorities for policy options pertaining to the Sri Lankan context 

    Jayasinghe, Rajapaksha Pathirathnage Chamarie Kanchana; Sombat Thamrongthanyawong (National Institute of Development Administration, 2016)

    Non-communicable diseases have become a major threat to Sri Lanka as well as all developing and developed countries. Though the government provides all health facilities free of charge at public hospitals, people have to bear the out-of-pocket expenditure. The expenditure compared to other diseases is double the burden from non-communicable diseases
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    An economic evaluation of electricity feed-in-tariff in Thailand 

    Kaesinee Tharisung; Adis Israngkura (National Institute of Development Administration, 2019)

    This research aims to estimate the economic loss from the Feed-in Tariff (FiT) policy and also proposes an appropriate purchase price for each energy source in power generation. The study employs data from IRENA, IEA, IPCC, EIA, EGAT, EPPO, ERC, CEIC, the World Bank, and the Bureau of Trade and Economic Indices from the first quarter of 1993 through the first quarter of 2019. Before determining an appropriate purchase price, a demand and supply curve is created by using the Seemingly Unrelated Regression (SUR) method and investigating the ...
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    Economic significance of work experience : evidence from Thailand 

    Kritsada Wattanasaovaluk; Suchittra Chamnivickorn (National Institute of Development Administration, 2020)

    The decline in labor force due to a rapid transition of population structure to an aging society in Thailand has raised concerns over economic potential of the country and demanded urgent policies to tackle the labor reduction problem. Promoting elderly employment is a possible way of addressing the reduction in labor force, as current and future seniors tend to be healthy and highly educated. They can maintain human capital and remain productive even after retirement. Elders are highly experienced and this human capital enables them to work ...
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    Education management for the generation of self-employment of graduates 

    Penkhae Siriwan; Choomphol Swasdiyakorn, advisor (National Institute of Development Administration, 1990)

    The rising trends of unemployment among the university graduates of Thailand resulting from the rapid expansion in higher education indicate the need for providing the university students with the opportunity to better prepare themselves for self-employment after graduation. The objectives of this dissertation are to investigate : (1) the future trend of self-employment generation among the university graduates, (2) the career status, entry and changes of the graduates, (3) the factors that influence career entry decision and career group ...
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    The effect of authentic leadership and innovation adoption on innovative work behavior in Thai context 

    Prapai Charoonnarth; Bung-on Sorod (National Institute of Development Administration, 2019)

    The objective of this study was to examine the effect of Authentic Leadership (AL) on Innovative Work Behavior (IWB) with a consideration on the moderating effect of Innovation Adoption (IA) on that effect. Four questionnaires were used to collect data, aimed at measuring demographic information, authentic leadership, innovative work behavior, and innovation adoption of the respondents who were employees working in a private Thai company.  The authentic leadership and innovative work behavior questionnaires were derived from previous research, ...
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    The effect of change in output and inflation on nominal interest rate during the global financial crisis in the Eurozone, the United States, and Thailand and their differences 

    Lacko, Radovan; Vesarach Aumeboonsuke (National Institute of Development Administration, 2015)

    This study focuses on the consequences of the global financial crisis as changes in output and inflation. By researching the effects of these changes, which are the main factors influencing monetary policy, on nominal interest rate, it is important to find out which of these two factors are more important when it comes to the Eurozone and to compare it with the Unites States’ and Thailand’s monetary policy. The paper will focus on comparing the effects of these two variables on nominal interest rate before the crisis and during the global ...
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    Effect of double college major (degree) on earning in Lao PDR 

    Houngthida Phetsinorath; Suchittra Chamnivickorn (National Institute of Development Administration, 2019)

    There are few studies on the effect of double major (degree) and most studies concentrate on high income countries (Russell, Dolnicar, & Ayoub, 2008; Del Rossi & Hersch, 2008). These studies have found the positive relationship between double major and employment as well as earning in Australia, Singapore, and U.S. A growing number of Laos students pursue double major. However, double major (degree) actually gives graduates greater employment opportunities and earning than single major graduates has not been fully understood. This study aims ...
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    Effect of gender role on career advancement in Thai civil service 

    Supaluck Liamvarangkoon; Supamas Sethapongkul, chairperson (National Institute of Development Administration, 2002)
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    Effectiveness : the case study of hotels in Bangkok 

    Chinnawat Chueasraku; Boon-anan Phinaitrup (National Institute of Development Administration, 2015)

    This research is aimed at specifying whether instructional design should accommodate learning preferences as well as to be proved the transitive relation between applying either mixed or matching training design with learning styles and work environment that defined as the training input factors to the training outcomes, which consist of service quality and organizational effectiveness. The quantitative method was employed to investigate the relationship and the influence as the cause and effect. Five hundred and sixty five (565) questionnaires ...