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    Analysis of organizational culture and commitment to the Ministry of Public Health under the central administration : a comparative study of service agents and policy agents 

    Pornmit Kulkalyuenyong; Taweesak Suthakavatin, advisor (National Institute of Development Administration, 2012)
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    An analytical study of factors affecting innovative capability and adaptation strategies of Thai newspaper organizations in the digital age 

    Worawudh Phakdiburut; Jitraporn Sudhivaraseth (National Institute of Development Administration, 2018)

    This research aims to 1) examine the factors affecting the innovative capability of Thai newspaper organizations in the digital age, and 2) investigate the adaptation strategies of Thai newspaper organizations in the digital age. A mixed-method research, quantitative and qualitative approaches, was employed. For the quantitative approach, a survey was administered via questionnaires. The sample consisted of 400 personnel in Thai newspaper organizations, selected by multi-stage sampling technique. Statistical data analysis was conducted by descriptive ...
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    Antecedents and income distributive effects of public expenditure on education in Malawi 

    Rodwell Sitembala Beni Kaipa Mzonde; Ponlapat Buracom, advisor (National Institute of Development Administration, 2013)
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    Antecedents of behavior relating to sufficiency economy philosophy and happiness in living in Boonniyom community members  

    Nutjira Sumonta; Duchduen Bhanthumnavin (National Institute of Development Administration, 2019)

    His Majesty The King Rama 9, The Great had bestowed and expounded the concept of “Sufficiency Economy Philosophy” for Thai people as the guideline for sufficient behavior and happiness in living. A group of Buddhist monks, called “Santi Asoke” leading by Samana Bodhirak has adopted this philosophy and emphasized with some certain dhrama to create a new economic system, called “Satharanapokee”.This study aimed at investigating the antecedents in terms of psychological chatracteristics, situational factors, as well as, Boonniyom belief and practice ...
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    Anti-corruption regime and corruption resolutions in local self-government : a case study of subdistrict administrative organization (SAO) in southern part of northeastern region of Thailand 

    Pratueng Moung-On; Achakorn Wongpreedee (National Institute of Development Administration, 2013)

    Research on the systems regarding the anti-corruption regime and corruption resolution in local self-government: A case study of Sub-District Administrative Organizations (SAO) in the Southern part of the Northeastern region of Thailand aims to study the following: 1) Forms of corruption within the Sub-District Administrative Organizations. 2) Anti-corruption systems in Thailand. 3) Problems in the anticorruption regime and corruption resolution within Sub-District Administrative Organization. A qualitative research method was employed to ...
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    The application of stimulus-organism-response paradigm: the role of social media in Thailand's destination image and behavioral intentions 

    Ariyaporn Nunthiphatprueksa; Sid Suntrayuth (National Institute of Development, 2017)

    The role of the tourism industry has been well recognized in the development of the nation. The tourism industry not only contributes to Gross Domestic Product (GDP), but it also has positive social impacts for locals (e.g. access to essential services, development of transportation and infrastructure, direct and indirect employment and pride in local culture and history). Therefore, tourism is important to a nation with rich resources for travel like Thailand. Even though sustainable tourism is successful, several challenges remain for Thailand, ...
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    An approach of promoting medical services to foreigner in Bangkok 

    Varot Panitchavit Pinpat; Rugphong Vongsaroj (National Institute of Development Administration, 2017)

    The aim of this study is to develop the model for promoting medical services to foreigner in Bangkok, with emphasis on the roles played by service providers, suppliers and supporting industry. In pursuit of this objective, the study explores 3 key constitutional components as, 1) the motivation, perception and decision making of foreign medical service customer for analyzing the customers’ need, segmentation, product attribute and destination image 2) resource competencies, strategic direction, competition and co-operation intensity of medical ...
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    The appropriate model for power development fund management in Thailand 

    Pongpoj Putarungsi; Wisakha Phoochinda (National Institute of Development Administration, 2018)

    This research aimed to evaluate the operation and management of power development fund in Thailand and to propose an appropriate model for managing power development fund in Thailand by using the Sustainability Balanced Scorecard (SBSC). The Sustainability Balanced Scorecard consists of six perspectives which are the overall efficiency of operation and management perspective, the management process perspective, the stakeholder perspective, the learning and development perspective, the environmental perspective and the social perspective. This ...
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    Asset pricing on Thailand & Malaysia stock exchange: on the use of macroeconomic and behavioral factors 

    French, Jordan Alexander; Tatchawan Kanitpong (National Institute of Development Administration, 2017)

    This thesis tests five macroeconomic variables that have been both theorized to affect stock returns and been proven to do so in past empirical research. Those variables are risk premium, industrial production, term structure, expected inflation, and unexpected inflation. The variables are retested for their statistical significance using four years of monthly contemporary data using Thailand and Malaysia as two of the five ASEAN markets (Singapore, Thailand, Philippines, Malaysia, and Indonesia). Contrary to previous studies, this study finds ...
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    Asymptotic tests for poisson distribution 

    Manad Khamkong; Pachitjanut Siripanich, advisor (National Institute of Development Administration, 2010)
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    Attitudes and motivation in English language learning : A case study of Attarkiah Islamiah School 

    Hasnee Maduerawae; Kasma Suwanarak (National Institute of Development Administration, 2014)

    The research aims at studying the attitudes and motivation in English as a foreign language learning of Thai secondary school students. The study sits within the theoretical framework of constructivist theory taking into account Gardner’s attitude and motivation in language learning. The study considers students’ motivation in English language learning into 2 motives: instrumental and integrative motivation. Participants of this study are 239 Mathayomsuksa 5 students (Grade 11) and 10 English language teachers from Attarkiah Islamiah School. ...
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    Autonomy in budgeting decisions of union councils : a study of Sunamganj district in Banglades 

    Talukdar, Mohammad Rafiqul Islam; Achakorn Wongpreedee (National Institute of Development Administration, 2018)

    A 2001 study of Khan observes that one of the vital concerns in relation to decentralization in Bangladesh is greater autonomy of the local state. The principal premise of the thesis is that a greater autonomy of the local state helps improve the effectiveness of decentralization. The main research concern is the exploration of the nature, cause, and consequences of a specific deep-rooted problem concerning the dimensions of influences and magnitude of autonomy in budgeting decisions of local government Union Councils in Bangladesh.  These ...
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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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    Banner advertising management for local online travel agencies 

    Kamonthat Nualanan; Rugphong Vongsaroj (National Institute of Development Administration, 2016)

    This empirical study examined the effects of local online travel agencies’ banner advertising belief factors on inbound tourists’ attitude toward banner advertising and the effects of inbound tourists’ attitude toward banner advertising on banner advertising effectiveness. The results of structural equation modeling could partially confirm the belief-attitude-effectiveness relations for local online travel agencies’ banner advertising from the perspective of inbound tourists. The empirical results from this study indicated that the features ...
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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)