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    The interplay and impact of strategic and knowledge management on organizational performance: an integrative view of organizational competency in the Thai auto and automotive parts industries 

    Malai Chomphuka; Anchana NaRanong (National Institute of Development Administration, 2018)

    Organizational strategy, knowledge, capability and competency are some of the key factors contributing to the survival, growth and sustainability of business enterprises that operate in an era of complex and highly dynamic environments. This study explores essential organizational capability factors in auto and automotive parts enterprises amidst such environments, and discusses the relevance they have, either on or being imposed upon, by each other.
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    Causal relationship model of motivation and masculine culture influencing teachers' job engagement and performance competency in Bangkok educational service areas 

    Lalida Kasemnet; Nisada Wedchayanon (National Institute of Development Administration, 2018)

    The aim of this research was to develop the causal relationship model of motivation and masculine culture influencing teachers’ job engagement and performance competency in Bangkok Educational Service Areas.
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    The impact of hrm structure and the competency of public service delivery on citizen satisfaction a case study of Thai city municipalities 

    Pakkhawadee Vorarojsirikul; Chindalak Vadhanasindhu (National Institute of Development Administration, 2018)

    Public service delivery (PSD) is an issue with which the government of Thailand should be concerned as a first priority because it is important for improving the country’s sustainable development. The principal of democracy is citizencentered, where the quality of citizens’ lives is a significant goal for government to support the quality of life. The public organization that is closest to the citizen is the local government, and city municipalities are the strongest local government for PSD compared with others. Thus, this is the reason w...
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    Education decentralization policy in Thailand: macro goals and micro realities 

    Sukree Nakyam; Juree Vichit-Vadakan (National Institute of Development Administration, 2017)

    It has been nearly three decades since Thai basic education was affected by major changes adopted in the name of educational decentralization. A central aspect of implementing educational decentralization is shifting authority to schools. However, to date there is no literature that rigorously investigates the extent and degree of changes to reveal if decision making authority has shifted to schools. Moreover, the effects of the changes experienced by school settings have not been studied. In addressing these gaps, this study intends to: ...
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    Guidelines of a model for the development culturally-relevant Thai community products: case study of five provinces 

    Kuntika Sanguanpan; Achakorn Wongpreedee (National Institute of Development Administration, 2017)

    This research had the objective to study the development of culturally-relevant community products, how they contribute to increasing community income, and how they add value to the overall economy of Thailand. The author attempted to identify factors behind the success in development of culturally-relevant community products as a basis for proposing guidelines for a model of developing culturally- relevant community products. This study focused on a number of community enterprises which produce quality products from local material resour...
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    Measures and process of network management of alcohol abuse in high-risk provinces: success or failure 

    Suriyan Boonthae; Anchana NaRanong (National Institute of Development Administration, 2017)

    This research had the objective to study measures and procedures in addressing alcohol abuse through a network of provinces which high prevalence of alcohol abuse. As well as to study the success and failure of management of such programs. The researcher applied mixed methods for data collection, including both qualitative and quantitative methods. The methods include in-depth interviews with 55 key informants, focus group discussions with 13 persons from two groups, review of existing documents, and survey research with interviews of 1,6...
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    The factors affecting the performance of small and medium manufacturing enterprises in Thailand 

    Madaporn Larprojpaiboon; Nuttakrit Powintara (National Institute of Development Administration, 2017)

    SMEs have an essential role in driving the economics of Thailand, especially the manufacturing sector. Manufacturing SMEs are regarded as a significant sector for long-term development because they can play an important role in sustainable economic development, which can reduce the dependency on foreign investment. However, manufacturing SMEs suffer from low performance compared to SMEs in the service and trade sector. Therefore, this research aimed to study the factors affecting the performance of manufacturing SMEs based on organization...
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    Effectiveness of small biomass power plants in Thailand: From resource-based view and resource dependence theory 

    Kwunjai Chotsuwan; Tippawan Lorsuwannarat (National Institute of Development Administration, 2017)

    This research explores the important factors affecting the effectiveness and the effectiveness of small biomass power plants all over Thailand. The objectives of the study include 1) to study and establish a model of the relationship between the factors that influence the effectiveness and the effectiveness of small biomass power plants. 2) to test and analyze the relationships between key factors affecting the effectiveness and effectiveness of small biomass power plants. This study uses the Mixed Method with Qualitative and Quantitative...
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    The factors affecting health policy implementation performance in primary health care: an empirical study of the sub-district level health facilities in Bangladesh 

    Ali, Mohoshin; Kasemsarn Chotchakornpant (National Institute of Development Administration, 2017)

    The magnitude of how health policy implementation performance is taking route at the national level is a very important issue as far as world population levels in relation to future workforces are concerned. These require properly implementation of health policy by the respective governments. However, it is noteworthy that not all countries have the same factors affecting health policy implementation. This study concerns the examination of the situation of primary health care at the sub-district level in Bangladesh. Hence, the specific pu...
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    The Impact of compensation practice on rent seeking behaviors case study: police officer at police station, metropolitan bureau 

    Suebsakul Khemtong; Nisada Wedchayanon (National Institute of Development Administration, 2017)

    This research examined the rent seeking behavior of police officers, who work in police stations under the Metropolitan Bureau, Royal Thai Police. The primary and secondary data were collected from March 2014 to May 2017. The primary data were collected by in-depth by interview of 32 police officers at the operational and administrative levels and 9 businessmen and people who had encountered the rent seeking behavior. The secondary data were gathered from the official records and other related documents. It was found there were 5 lines of...
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    Factors affecting municipal fiscal capacity in Thailand 

    Wisuttinee Taneerat; Montree Socatiyanurak (National Institute of Development Administration, 2017)

    The purpose of this research is to 1) study various characters on the development of revenue structures and fiscal capacity of municipalities in Thailand, 2) investigate the relationship among factors affecting the municipal fiscal capacity, and 3) propose policy recommendations regarding improving and heightening the municipal fiscal capacity to different concerned agencies.
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    Access to justice in Kenya 

    Mmbali, Oscar Siema; Juree Vichit-Vadakan (National Institute of Development, 2017)

    The purpose of this study was to analyze the contextual factors limiting marginalized persons to access justice in Kenya, with a view to recommend policy strategies which can be used to improve the implementation of the Bill of Rights, particularly the right to administrative action. The following questions are answered in this study: 1) What is the socio-cultural, economic, and political context of implementation? 2) How was the implementation process conducted? 3) What are the contextual factors limiting marginalized persons to access j...
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    Community based disaster management: the case study of flood and drought disaster 

    Pissamai Srinate; Anchana NaRanong (National Institute of Development Administration, 2017)

    There are three objectives of this research “ Community Based disaster management: The Case study of flood and drought disaster.” These objectives are 1) to investigate the disaster management of the community encountering flood and drought disasters before, during, and after the disaster, 2) to study and identify the community capitals being related to the disaster management capability of the community, 3) to study the necessary conditions determining the capacity of the disaster management of the community.
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    Policy and management strategies of Thung Yai Naresuan and Huai Kha Khaeng wildlife sanctuaries as a world natural heritage site 

    Klairong Poonpon; Pairote Pathranarakul (National Institute of Development Administration, 2017)

    The study of policy and management strategies of Thung Yai Naresuan and Huai Kha Khaeng Wildlife Sanctuaries as a World Natural Heritage site was conducted with the following aims: 1) to study the historic background of Thung Yai Naresuan and Huai Kha Khaeng Sanctuaries world natural heritage; 2) to study and analyze the current status, situations, and problems regarding the management of Thung Yai Naresuan and Huai Kha Khaeng Wildlife Sanctuaries; 3) to propose strategic management measures based on technical points of view on the world ...
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    Understanding public organizations in Thailand: an exploratory study 

    Wassana Pongsapan; Juree Vichit-Vadakan (National Institute of Development Administration, 2017)

    Over 15 years of existence of Public Organization (PO), many questions and public issues have been raised over the performance, efficiency and cost-effectiveness of PO. This study therefore has a goal to understand and present the performance of PO, that have been established under the Public Organization Act of 1999. The main objectives of this study are: 1) to investigate the performance of Public Organizations in Thailand, 2) to explore the key factors affecting the performance of Public Organizations and 3) to provide recommendations,...
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    An analysis of quality assurance in Thai public universities: a case study of master of public administration programs 

    Warut Ingkhathawornwong; Pairote Pathranarakul (National Institute of Development Administration, 2017)

    This study aims 1) to study the implementation of internal quality assurance systems in the context of Master of Public Administration programs in Thailand, 2) to investigate the effects of the internal quality assurance system to the quality of Master of Public Administration programs in Thailand, and 3) to propose guidelines to develop an internal quality assurance system in the Master of Public Administration programs in Thailand. This study is qualitative and uses a thematic analysis of information obtained through document data colle...
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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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    Public expenditure on education in Kenya: analysis of recent trends, education provision, and income distribution 

    Imana, David Kamar; Ponlapat Buracom (National Institute of Development Administration, 2017)

    The study of public expenditure on education typically revolves and is designed around theories that try to explain why public expenditure keeps on increasing. The basis of these theories is to test and predict the various factors that affect the growth of public expenditure, predominantly for the purpose of providing public policy recommendations that will not only improve service delivery but also that is expected to improve the welfare of the poor household income groups and regions as well. This study used both qualitative and quantit...
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    Analysis of the determinants and distributional effects of public education expenditures in Bangladesh 

    Sheikh, Md. Rashidul Islam; Ponlapat Buracom (National Institute of Development Administration, 2020)

    This study is based on the well-known theories of public policy analysis, economics, and public finance and empirically explores and examines the determinants and income distributional effects of public expenditure on education in Bangladesh. It is postulated that multidimensional factors determine education expenditures. Economic-demographic, decision-making, political, and new institutionalism theories are therefore studied, along with the concept of education. This research identifies and computes education expenditure by types, along with l...
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    Social capital and access to antiretroviral therapy in Thailand 

    Pichate Pinthong; Ponlapat Buracom (National Institute of Development Administration, 2021)

    This research on social capital and access to antiretroviral therapy in Thailand was conducted using quantitative methodology. The objectives of this research were to study the relationship of social capital with the influence of antiretroviral therapy in Thailand and to analyze the benefit incidence of access to antiretroviral therapy among populations with different income levels in the national health insurance system. The data were collected on antiretroviral drug recipients in 13 medical service areas of the National Health Security Office...
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