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    Enterprise risk management and organizational performance: the empirical study of listed companies in Thailand 

    Patipan Sae-Lim; Pairote Pathranarakul (National Institute of Development Administration, 2017)

    Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) nowadays is a tool for preventive loss for listed-companies due to the volatility of the external environment. Moreover, apart from being a preventive tool, ERM is more important and posits as a compulsory system for alignment to a regulatory base for listed-companies driven from the issues of a lack of corporate governance (CG), historically, from well-known organizations: World-com, Enron, Volkswagen and so on. Even though, ERM is a vital tool for preventing organizational loss as well as for the alignment ...
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    Environmental influences on competence in English as a foreign language : A study of Thai undergraduates at an international university in Thailand 

    Jirada Ueasiriwatthanachai; Kasma Suwanarak (National Institute of Development Administration, 2013)

    This study is designed in an attempt to examine the ideal and the actual university learning environment in relation to English language learning and to investigate the actual environmental influence on the students’ English language competence. This is to understand why a number of Thai university students of English-medium instruction programs are still unable to attain high levels of English proficiency despite engaging in an English-medium education system. An interpretive approach was used to conduct interviews with 10 teachers and 15 ...
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    The environmental management approach for small hotel in Koh Chang (Chang Island), Trat province 

    Surapote NaThalang; Wisakha Phoochinda (National Institute of Development Administration, 2019)

    The objectives of the study are to identify the potential, the needs, and the limitations in the environmental management faced by the small hotels in  Koh Chang, to study factors affecting the implementation of the environmental management under the present situation and to suggest the approach for the environmental management of small hotels in Koh Chang. This was a qualitative research which included one month of area observation and interviews with 36 related stakeholders. There were 29 informants of direct parties of 10 small hotel personnel, ...
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    Environmental responsiveness as competitive advantage : strategic framework for sustaining tourism development in Thailand 

    Sasithorn Phonkaew; Pairote Pathranarakul, advisor (National Institute of Development Administration, 2006)
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    Essays on credit risk measurement 

    Pornpong Sakdapat; Yuthana Sethapramote (National Institute of Development Administration, 2018)

    This dissertation investigates the applications of the Merton KMV model with the conditional volatility (GARCH) to measure credit risk in Thailand. The thesis consists of three essays. First essays calculate the distance to defaults during Mar 2010 to Apr 2018 with various methods and check the validity of the data to provide warning indicator of the default in the 461 listed companies. Result show that Both Merton KMV and conditional volatility GARCH distance to default move with the same direction while conditional volatility GARCH distance to ...
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    Essays on leisure of the Thai people 

    Siriwan Saksiriruthai; Piriya Pholphirul, advisor (National Institute of Development Administration, 2010)
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    Essays on logistics performance and economic development 

    Prawpan Oruangke; Nada Chunsom (National Institute of Development Administration, 2018)

    This dissertation includes three empirical essays on logistics performance and economic development. The first essay is related to the linkages of logistics components for trade improvement. In this paper, the World Bank’s Logistics Performance Index (LPI) and its components are used to represent trade facilitation according to the first index published in 2007 until the latest in 2016 through five editions. This research aims to analyze the role of logistics components linked to global exports of agricultural and manufactured products using a ...
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    Estimating economic value of forest ecosystem services : a meta-analysis 

    Tiparpa Ratisurakarn; Adis Israngkura (National Institute of Development Administration, 2019)

    Forests have significant functions for the global ecosystem. Despite its immense contribution to our wellbeing, deforestation is continuing to be one of the world’s biggest problem leading to degradation of environmental and human welfare. In developing countries, there has been ongoing controversy in balancing economic development on the one hand and the need to conserve forests on the other. A key to balancing development and conservation is an accurate estimation of the economic value of forests and use it in decision making.  In this regard, ...
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    Estimating the Binomial proportion and the risk difference in multi-center studies with adjusting sparsity 

    Chukiat Viwatwongkasem; Jirawan Jitthavech, advisor (National Institute of Development Administration, 2005)
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    Estimation of parameters in a truncated gamma distribution with unknown truncation points 

    Prasert Ruannakarn; Anek Hirunraks, advisor (National Institute of Development Administration, 2003)
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    Estimation of regression coefficients with outliers 

    Pimpan Amphanthong; Prachoom Suwattee, advisor (National Institute of Development Administration, 2009)
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    Estimators in finite population sampling on successive occasions 

    Bongkoj Wibultananun; Prachoom Suwattee, advisor (National Institute of Development Administration, 2006)
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    Evaluating credit scoring models 

    Vesarach Aumeboonsuke; Dryver, Arthur L, advisor (National Institute of Development Administration, 2011)
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    Evaluating the effects of the socio-economic, environmental, and institutional factors on sustainable renewable energy policy development in Thailand 

    Pasakorn Sakolsatayatorn; Pairote Pathranarakul (National Institute of Development Administration, 2018)

    The purpose of this study was to investigate the factors that challenged the renewable energy sector in Thailand. The literature reports that there were institutional bottlenecks in the renewable energy sector that included bureaucratic corruption, red tape, undefined queuing periods, and other factors that have placed a huge burden on the sustainability of the country’s renewable energy policy measures. The objectives of this study were fourfold: to investigate the context of sustainable renewable policy development from the Thai perspective, ...
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    Evaluation and development of waste minimization system in Bangkok 

    Panuwatt Ontes; Chamlong Poboon (National Institute of Development Administration, 2020)

    This research aimed to evaluate the effectiveness of the waste minimization of the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA), study relevant factors, and propose an appropriate system of BMA's waste minimization (BMAWM). The data were collected through document research, participatory observation, and interviews with the BMA administrators and officers, and community leaders. Data analysis employed the CIPP-I framework for BMAWM evaluation, SWOT analysis for factor analysis, and Input-Process-Output (I-P-O) model for developing an appropriate ...
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    The evaluation of Thailand higher education quality assessment criteria : a case study of the office for national education standard and quality assessment (public organization) 

    Satayu Pattarakijkusol; Nattha Vinijnaiyapak (National Institute of Development Administration, 2014)

    This research studies ONESQA’s higher education assessment indicators which assess higher education quality in the third round of external assessment work (2011-2015). The 18 indicators consist of three groups: basic, distinctive identity, and advancement measurement. The researcher believes that appropriate assessment indicators would improve Thailand’s higher education quality, allowing Thai graduates to gain more competitiveness in the ASEAN labor market.
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    Evaluation of the establishment of economic forest plantations of forest industry organization 

    Surin Niyamangkoon; Sombat Thamrongthanyawong, chairperson (National Institute of Development Administration, 2004)
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    Evaluative criteria for good governance of local governments according to the viewpoint of local government executives 

    Supatra Assavasukee; Achakorn Wongpreedee (National Institute of Development Administration, 2014)

    This study covers new ground in the evaluative criteria for good governance by local governments. Commonly, such evaluative criteria would be set by the central state. It is a true top-down process. The evaluative criteria, on the other hand, from a bottom-up approach, that is, from the viewpoint of local governments, are rarely found. Therefore, this study will discuss on the evaluative criteria for the good governance of local governments according to the viewpoint of local government executives. Such criteria will center on six principles ...
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    Examining the integrated influence of quality and attitude factors on e-learners' satisfaction and e-learning system success in Thai public university 

    Veerapong Pipithsuksunt; Chindalak Vadhanasindhu, advisor (National Institute of Development Administration, 2010)
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    Examining the mediating effects of public service motivation and workplace trust on perceived politics and organizational outcomes among frontline service workers in the Philippines 

    Alcoba, Rowena Clemino; Boon-Anan Phinaitrup (National Institute of Development Administration, 2019)

    This dissertation examined how public service motivation (PSM), enhanced by workplace trust (WT), will mediate the effects of perceived politics on organizational outcomes in the context of Philippine local bureaucracy. The study investigated the relationship of perception of organizational politics (POP) with organizational commitment (OC), job satisfaction (JS) and workplace stress (WS); and the mediating effects of PSM and WT on these relationships. The underpinnings of three theories – social exchange, self-determination and job demands-resources ...