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    AIRPORT TECHNICAL EFFICIENCY AND BUSINESS MODEL INNOVATIONS: A CASE OF LOCAL AND REGIONAL AIRPORTS IN THAILAND 

    Thanavutd Chutiphongdech; ฐณวุฒ ชุติพงศ์เดช; Rugphong Vongsaroj; รักษ์พงศ์ วงศาโรจน์; National Institute of Development Administration. The Graduate School of Tourism Management; Rugphong Vongsaroj; รักษ์พงศ์ วงศาโรจน์ (National Institute of Development Administration, 12/8/2022)

    The growth in demand for air transport and the budget constraints put the pressure on airports as a service provider in the air transport system. Hence, airports are required not only to develop infrastructure, service quality, and improve performance but also to adapt themselves by performing better business operations and searching for healthier business management. To accomplish such outcomes, airport business models seem to be a strategic tool to improve overall administrations. However, the knowledge in this field is hardly found in the ...
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    An Analysis of the Exercise of Social Security Rights in the Case of Medical Treatment among Member States of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) under the Legal Practice 

    Poohwidchachaya Lueangterakul; ภูวิชชชญา เหลืองธีรกุล; Wariya Lamlert; วริยา ล้ำเลิศ; National Institute of Development Administration. The Graduate School of Law; Wariya Lamlert; วริยา ล้ำเลิศ (National Institute of Development Administration, 7/1/2022)

    The objective of this dissertation is to study about the social security right which is the fundamental rights of the labours according to the principle of human rights and the International Labor Organization Convention. Specifically studying about the social security right of the insured persons in relation to the right to have a medical treatment according to the law of the member countries of the Association of South East Asian Nations in comparative with the European Community, the European Union, the Kingdom of Norway and the French Republic. ...
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    BANK FINANCIAL CAPABILITY & COMPLIANCE ON MSME LENDING AMID ECONOMIC CHANGE & THE GROWTH OF FIN-TECH COMPANIES IN INDONESIA 

    Martino Wibowo; Martino Wibowo; Vesarach Aumeboonsuke; เวสารัช เอื้อมบุญสุข; National Institute of Development Administration. International College,; Vesarach Aumeboonsuke; เวสารัช เอื้อมบุญสุข (National Institute of Development Administration, 12/8/2022)

    This paper studies ten years (2008-2018) of annual financial data from four state-owned banks, macroeconomic data and data from the financial technology (fintech) industry using ratio analysis, dynamic estimation and common size statements analysis. The study also considers the analysis of independent attributes, for example, GDP growth, interest rates and fintech lending capacity and capability that could affect the financial performance of the banks. Moreover, this research emphasizes that competition with fintech companies could affect banks’ ...
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    BEHAVIORAL INTERVENTIONS FOR CHOICE DECISIONS: CONVENIENCE AND VISIBILITY INTERVENTIONS VERSUS TASTE PREFERENCE 

    Rapeepat Manasoontorn; Rapeepat Manasoontorn; Prasopchoke Mongsawad; ประสพโชค มั่งสวัสดิ์; National Institute of Development Administration. School of Development Economics; Prasopchoke Mongsawad; ประสพโชค มั่งสวัสดิ์ (National Institute of Development Administration, 7/1/2022)

    Successful behavioral interventions to reduce the consumption of unhealthy food help lessen the burden of non-communicable diseases. In prior research, a conventional approach such as providing nutrition information could not overcome the  “tasty” impact of unhealthy food. This study is a field experiment, conducting in a casual restaurant, designed to assess the effects of behavioral- and cognitively-oriented interventions on healthy meal choice. The interventions include convenience enhancement, visibility enhancement and a combination of the ...
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    CRYPTOCURRENCIES AND TRADITIONAL ASSETS: THE EMPIRICAL STUDY IN DYNAMIC LINKAGES AND PORTFOLIO OPTIMIZATION 

    Watcharaporn Kantaphayao; Watcharaporn Kantaphayao; Sorasart Sukcharoensin; สรศาสตร์ สุขเจริญสิน; National Institute of Development Administration. School of Development Economics; Sorasart Sukcharoensin; สรศาสตร์ สุขเจริญสิน (National Institute of Development Administration, 7/1/2022)

    The paper generates the top 5-coin index and the top 5-token index and treats them as the cryptocurrency price to investigate for three main objectives. First, it has to investigate the short-term dynamic spillover between cryptocurrency and main traditional assets. Second, it has to examine the fundamental characters of both coin and token by long-term relationships with other traditional assets, as well as forecasting price ability. Third, it has to analyze the asset allocation for the portfolio optimization approach by applying the dynamic ...
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    Debt Burden of Farmers’ Households as Compared to Households of Other Careers 

    Areerat Lunlalad; อารีรัตน์ ลุนลลาด; Amornrat Apinunmahakul; อมรรัตน์ อภินันท์มหกุล; National Institute of Development Administration. School of Development Economics; Amornrat Apinunmahakul; อมรรัตน์ อภินันท์มหกุล (National Institute of Development Administration, 12/8/2022)

    This research aims to examine debt burdens of Thai households using the 2015 Socio-Economic Survey (SES) data conducted by the National Statistics Office (NSO). The study wants to find major factors that explain household debts especially those of farmer’ households, and to define some guidelines that might help to solve debt problems of farmer’s households. Four types of household debt are analyzed, i.e., (1) total household debts, (2) debts in doing agricultural business, (3) debts of household consumption, and (4) other debt burdens besides ...
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    THE ECONOMIC IMPACT OF FINANCIAL INTEGRATION: A CASE OF CHENGDU-CHONGQING ECONOMIC CIRCLE 

    Qin Dingyi; Qin Dingyi; Athakrit Thepmongkol; อัธกฤตย์ เทพมงคล; National Institute of Development Administration. School of Development Economics; Athakrit Thepmongkol; อัธกฤตย์ เทพมงคล (National Institute of Development Administration, 7/1/2022)

    Finance is the general hub of modern market economy operation and plays a non-substitutable important position in economic progress. The fact of financial integration in promoting the economy has been confirmed in some places, but for the Chengdu-Chongqing Economic Circle, there is still little research for this "new topic", this field of research is still waiting for people to explore. This paper firstly combs the relevant theories of financial integration. On this basis, the sixteen cities that constitute the Chengdu-Chongqing Economic Circle ...
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    Economic Zoning for Teak Plantation in Thailand. 

    Panyaporn Samretfueangfu; ปัญญาพร สำเร็จเฟื่องฟู; Adis Israngkura; อดิศร์ อิศรางกูร ณ อยุธยา; National Institute of Development Administration. School of Development Economics; Adis Israngkura; อดิศร์ อิศรางกูร ณ อยุธยา (National Institute of Development Administration, 13/8/2021)

    This study aims to establish an economic zoning of teak plantation in Thailand. Information on the suitable economic zoning of teak is useful for the promotion of commercial teak plantation in Thailand. This result of this study also provides useful recommendations on various types of teak plantation options to the potential teak investors. The teak plantation options available to the teak investors are 1) monoculture teak plantation, 2) mixed teak and Acacia auriculiformis Cunn plantation and 3) integrated teak plantation. The study adopts the ...
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    THE ELEMENTS OF TOURIST SATISFACTION AND LOYALTY WITH CULTURAL/HERITAGE SITES: EVIDENCE FROM AYUTTHAYA 

    Cao Panyu; Cao Panyu; Udomsak Seenprachawong; อุดมศักดิ์ ศีลประชาวงศ์; National Institute of Development Administration. School of Development Economics; Udomsak Seenprachawong; อุดมศักดิ์ ศีลประชาวงศ์ (National Institute of Development Administration, 7/1/2022)

    This study aims to analyze the factors of tourists’ motivation, expectations, and satisfaction by establishing a theoretical model to quantify their joint impact on the tourists’ loyalty. Collecting data from 400 participants of Chinese tourists who visited ‘Ayutthaya Province’ of Thailand, this research by employing both Structural Equation Modelling (SEM) and descriptive Analysis, finds that the elements of tourists’ expectations (e.g., accessibility, historic buildings) and motivation (e.g., to visit historical place/culture, religious places, ...
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    ESSAYS ON ECONOMIC BUBBLES 

    Pichet Kaytanyaluk; Pichet Kaytanyaluk; Athakrit Thepmongkol; อัธกฤตย์ เทพมงคล; National Institute of Development Administration. School of Development Economics; Athakrit Thepmongkol; อัธกฤตย์ เทพมงคล (National Institute of Development Administration, 12/8/2022)

    The aim of this dissertation is to study the bubbles in the economy. There are two separated studies which are 1) “Testing the bubbles and the crashes of the asset prices: The evidence from the southeast Asian countries.” and 2) “Can government bond replace rational bubbles? The empirical investigation on Singapore and Thailand.” combined in this dissertation.  For the long period of time, many economists try to find the detector for the existense and the crashes of the bubble. However, many of econometric models might distinquish the explosive ...
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    EVALUATING THE OPERATING EFFICIENCY OF COMMERCIAL BANKING SECTOR IN LAO PDR 

    Viphaphone Senesombath; Viphaphone Senesombath; Sorasart Sukcharoensin; สรศาสตร์ สุขเจริญสิน; National Institute of Development Administration. School of Development Economics; Sorasart Sukcharoensin; สรศาสตร์ สุขเจริญสิน (National Institute of Development Administration, 12/8/2022)

    The objectives of this research are to explore the bank operating efficiency and to identify the factors that determine the operating efficiency of commercial banking sectors in Lao PDR. First, the Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA) approach is employed to compare efficiency between private and foreign banks. The results show that foreign banks have higher operating efficiency comparing to private banks under intermediation and operating activities. On the other hand, private banks are more efficient under value-added function than foreign banks. ...
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    FINANCIAL DEVELOPMENT AND ECONOMIC GROWTH IN ASIA 

    Visamanh Sanaphanh; Visamanh Sanaphanh; Yuthana Sethapramote; ยุทธนา เศรษฐปราโมทย์; National Institute of Development Administration. School of Development Economics; Yuthana Sethapramote; ยุทธนา เศรษฐปราโมทย์ (National Institute of Development Administration, 12/8/2022)

    This study has the propose to investigate the relationship between financial development and economic growth of overall countries in Asia, using the financial development indicators such as banking development indicators, stock market development indicators and economic growth taken as a panel data of all 48 countries in Asia that cover the period of 1975-2015. The study also proceeds the country-specific effects by applying panel data fixed effects methods, performing the causality test using panel var causality and apply the Generalized Method ...
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    FINANCIAL LITERACY, ASYMMETRIC INFORMATION AND CREDIT ACCESSIBILITY: CASE STUDY OF LAO'S SMALL AND MEDIUM ENTERPRISE 

    Vilasack Srithirath; Vilasack Srithirath; Pariyada Sukcharoensin; ปริยดา สุขเจริญสิน; National Institute of Development Administration. School of Development Economics; Pariyada Sukcharoensin; ปริยดา สุขเจริญสิน (National Institute of Development Administration, 7/1/2022)

    Small and Medium Enterprise (SMEs) is a fundamental part of economic growth worldwide, ensuring sustainable growth, job creation, reducing income inequality, poverty reduction and highly conductive to economic growth in the Lao PDR. However, consistently with other SMEs worldwide, SMEs in Laos are also confronting with many obstacles especially financial access. So, this study aims to investigate the impact of financial literacy, reduction in asymmetric information and credit access for SMEs in Lao PDR. The questionnaire used to survey the financial ...
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    THE IMPACT OF POPULATION AGING ON CONSUMPTION  STRUCTURE: A CASE OF SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH CHINA 

    Xiao Qi; Xiao Qi; Athakrit Thepmongkol; อัธกฤตย์ เทพมงคล; National Institute of Development Administration. School of Development Economics; Athakrit Thepmongkol; อัธกฤตย์ เทพมงคล (National Institute of Development Administration, 7/1/2022)

    Since China entered an aging society at the end of the twentieth century, the proportion of the elderly population has been increasing and the aging rate has been accelerating, and it has become one of the countries with the fastest population aging development in the world. The deepening of population aging means the gradual disappearance of the demographic dividend, which will have an important impact on my country's economic development. Since 2008, world economic growth has slowed down. With the tightening of the international market, my ...
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    THE IMPACT OF REGULATORY FRAMEWORKS AND OBLIGATIONS ON TELECOMMUNICATION MARKET DEVELOPMENTS: ANALYSIS OF THE EUROPEAN AND ASIAN BROADBAND MARKETS AND REGULATORY CIRCUMSTANCES 

    Erik Massarczyk; Erik Massarczyk; Vesarach Aumeboonsuke; เวสารัช เอื้อมบุญสุข; National Institute of Development Administration. International College,; Vesarach Aumeboonsuke; เวสารัช เอื้อมบุญสุข (National Institute of Development Administration, 13/8/2021)

    Beginning with the liberalization processes of the fixed telecommunication markets at the end of the 1990s and the beginning of the 2000s, the base for the evolvement of the broadband internet market developments was set. Through the open market access, many different market players were willing to enter the fixed broadband markets. However, due to missing resources not all the enterprises were able to develop own infrastructures. For this reason, enterprises request access to use the existing infrastructure, especially from the incumbent and ...
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    A NEW APPROACH TO THE BUSINESS CYCLE AND INSIGHTS FOR THE ALLOCATION OF INVESTMENT ASSET CLASSES AND SECTORAL STOCK RETURNS ALONG THE BUSINESS CYCLE 

    Korn Talthip; Korn Talthip; Sorasart Sukcharoensin; สรศาสตร์ สุขเจริญสิน; National Institute of Development Administration. School of Development Economics; Sorasart Sukcharoensin; สรศาสตร์ สุขเจริญสิน (National Institute of Development Administration, 13/8/2021)

    Portfolio management strategy enables investors to reduce risk and maximize return. Investment in different stocks in equity market helps reducing non-systematic risk however systematic risk of portfolio obviously affected by macroeconomic conditions. Different stages of business cycle associates with changes in macroeconomic environment together with business sentiment and different market expectations which impact performance of specific asset classes in each stage. Equity in different stock sectors responses differently in various economic and ...
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    Protection of Geographical Indications in Case of Community Migration 

    Ratachai Sukrungruangrong; รัฐชัย สุขรุ่งเรืองรอง; Wariya Lamlert; วริยา ล้ำเลิศ; National Institute of Development Administration. The Graduate School of Law; Wariya Lamlert; วริยา ล้ำเลิศ (National Institute of Development Administration, 7/1/2022)

    The protection of the Thai geographical indications emphasizes the protection of community rights over the joint use of geographical indications by the persons living in the community whose production of geographical indications is essential. However, the law protecting Thailand's current geographical indications, which is carried out under the agreement that intellectual property rights in trade or travel are prohibited from using the words "kind", "type", "style" or the words that are meant to be similar to these words and that are composed of ...
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    THE RELATIONSHIP OF OPENNESS AND INVESTMENT BASED ON CHINA'S PROVINCIAL PANEL DATA 

    Zhang Yanyun; Zhang Yanyun; Athakrit Thepmongkol; อัธกฤตย์ เทพมงคล; National Institute of Development Administration. School of Development Economics; Athakrit Thepmongkol; อัธกฤตย์ เทพมงคล (National Institute of Development Administration, 12/8/2022)

    This thesis investigates whether openness determines investment in each region of China over the period of 2002 to 2017. In particular, the investment is decomposed into the foreign direct investment and the domestic investment. Using the panel data analysis, the results show that openness has no impact on all types of investment  except the positive impact on FDI in the east of China. This implies that more policies should be implemented in the western region to be more foreigner-friendly in order to attract more FDI.      
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    THE ROLE OF FINANCIAL LITERACY ON EARNINGS AND OLD AGED SAVING AMONG SELF-EMPLOYED WORKERS 

    Praewpailin Janposri; Praewpailin Janposri; Amornrat Apinunmahakul; อมรรัตน์ อภินันท์มหกุล; National Institute of Development Administration. School of Development Economics; Amornrat Apinunmahakul; อมรรัตน์ อภินันท์มหกุล (National Institute of Development Administration, 13/8/2021)

    Regrading a rapid ageing population in Thailand, its effect will impact to labor participation by creating labor shortage and harming economic growth respectively. As a trend of being self-employed tends to increase significantly in near future (Arayavechkit, et.al. 2015), it raises a concerning of saving for retirement due to lacking of social security and pension funds. Therefore, it becomes a self-employed responsibility to decide their planning and save for retirement by themselves in order to meet retirement well-being. Since financial ...
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    SCALE ECONOMIES AND THE POTENTIAL GAIN FROM LOCAL AMALGAMATION IN THAILAND 

    Kobkan Panphong; Kobkan Panphong; Santi Chaisrisawatsuk; สันติ ชัยศรีสวัสดิ์สุข; National Institute of Development Administration. School of Development Economics; Santi Chaisrisawatsuk; สันติ ชัยศรีสวัสดิ์สุข (National Institute of Development Administration, 13/8/2021)

    Local government policies have been strongly linked to the principles of subsidies and decentralization in Thailand since 1997. The distribution model for local government organizations is linked to the suitability or need for change, which often depends on the economic efficiency and size of the local government organization in terms of population, i.e. economies of scale. This study contributes to the discussion on economies of scale under the conditions of Thai local administrative organizations based on the Cobb-Douglas production function ...