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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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    Aviation human capital development: ground service officer as a case 

    Kannapat Kankaew; Chindalak Vadhanasindhu (National Institute of Development Administration, 2020)

    The purpose of this study are to; 1) study the level and the differences of development of human capital in aviation, human capital competency in aviation, and service satisfaction of ground service officers. 2) study the development of human capital that affect the competency of ground service officers. 3) Study the aviation human capital of ground service officers that satisfy the passengers. This research is primarily quantitative research and the qualitative was supplemented by structured in-depth interviews to foster the results. The ...
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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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    Capacity of the planning agency and national development plan implementation effectiveness: a comparative study of Thailand and Malaysia 

    Patcharawan Ubonloet; Nattha Vinijnaiyapak (National Institute of Development Administration, 2020)

    The Economic Planning Unit or EPU of Malaysia and the Office of the National Economic and Social Development Board or the NESDB of Thailand play a major role in setting the direction of country development through national development plans. The objectives of this study were to study why the development outcomes of Malaysia are better than those in Thailand in many areas, especially after the 1997 financial crisis, and how organization theory contributes to development plan implementation and effectiveness evaluation. This research was qualitative ...
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    Career and life coping strategies : a case study from ministry of public administration in Bangladesh 

    Karim, Mohammad Rezaul; Juree Vichit-Vadakan (National Institute of Development Administration, 2015)

    This study was conducted to achieve the objectives of identifying the socioeconomic factors that influence career choice, analyzing the organizational factors inhibiting professionals’ career and life, and analyzing the coping strategies utilized by the professionals in encountering those barriers.
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    The causal relationship in financial literacy, self-efficacy, financial planning motivation, risk in financial planning and retirement financial planning among people in the Northeastern region of Thailand in the context of an ageing society 

    Lanliya Samsuwan; Montree Socatiyanurak (National Institute of Development Administration, 2019)

    This study objectives are 1) to examine the causal relationships in financial literacy, self-efficacy, financial motivation planning, risk in financial planning, and retirement financial planning among people living in the northeastern region of Thailand through empirical data performed by confirmatory factor analysis, 2) to analyze causal relationship of financial literacy, self-efficacy, financial motivation planning, risk in financial planning, and retirement financial planning among people living in the northeastern region of Thailand by ...
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    Central government intervention to local government performance case study of Parknum Samutprakan and Kalasin municipality 

    Chalermpol Saributra; Udom Tumkosit (National Institute of Development Administration, 2015)

    This study has the following four objectives: 1) to examine the nature of intervention on local government organization through public policy; 2) to determine the implications of central government intervention with regards to contents and execution of the local government development plans; 3) to investigate the patterns of local government adaptation in response to central government intervention; and 4) to study local government organizations’ problems and obstacles, and identify recommendations that may be useful to management of ...
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    Community and urban area fund policy : a study on major factors affecting the granting of loans in Thailand 

    Nawita Direkwut; Suchitra Punyaratabandhu, advisor (National Institute of Development Administration, 2006)
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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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    A comparative study of the determinants and effects of China, Japan and South Korea's foreign aid policies 

    Shin, Jun Ho; Ponlapat Buracom (National Institute of Development Administration, 2015)

    This study investigates the determinants and effects of foreign aid policies, exploring the adaptability of the public finance theories of the pull and push factors such as economic-demographic theory, compensation theory, and incrementalism for the East Asian donor countries. To test this, the relationships between the socioeconomic factors and the volume of aid given to their partner countries by China, Japan, and South Korea were examined utilizing panel data analysis (pull factors), correlation analysis (push factors), and ordinary least ...
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    Compensation determination factors for the executive personnel groups of state enterprises in Thailand : a case study of group a state enterprises in Thailand 

    Gornkrit Sakronsatian; Chindalak Vadhanasindhu (National Institute of Development Administration, 2019)

    This research aims to find personal characteristic factors of the executive personnel groups (EPGs), by considering the characteristics of an organization, which leads to different compensation determination. The researcher also adds political relationship factor into consideration. The researcher uses the mixed-method research by in-depth interviews with 25 personnel who involve with the compensation determination process of the target group. Questionnaires were used to collect information from 347 employees in state enterprises from level 5 or ...
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    Compulsory licensing policy implementation in Thailand 

    Tapanee Phueksuwan; Sombat Thamrongthanyawong (สถาบันบัณฑิตพัฒนบริหารศาสตร์, 2014)

    The objectives of this research were to investigate the following: 1) the reasons and needs for the compulsory licensing policy in Thailand, 2) the guidelines for implementing the policy in Thailand, 3) the factors that affect compliance with the policy in Thailand, and 4) patients’ effective access to drugs as a result of the policy in Thailand. This research involved principals and concepts about public policy, as well as concepts about drug patents and compulsory licensing. The focus was on the reasons and needs for compulsory licensing, ...
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    Conflict resolution in the 3 southern border provinces of Thailand : policy process and outcomes 

    Suchart Monkongpitukkul; Sombat Thamrongthanyawong (National Institute of Development Administration, 2016)

    The roots of the problem of insurgency and violence in the 3 southern border provinces of Thailand, which occurred 11 years ago, are deeply seated in the areas and have affected every aspect of society. Therefore, this study is intended for an overview of the conflict resolution: policy, process and outcomes. The objectives of this study are to analyze 1) the development of the unrest situation from the past to the present 2) the development of policies to tackle the unrest in the 3 southern border provinces 3) the policy implementation ...
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    Contracting-out decision of public organizations in Thailand 

    Pruethikrai Srichai; Voradej Chandarasorn, chairperson (National Institute of Development Administration, 2003)
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    Contributions of Thai research universities towards Thailand becoming knowledge based society 

    Tenzin Rabgyal; Sombat Thamrongthanyawong (National Institute of Development Administration, 2013)

    Universities are one of the core and main pillar in building the nation towards Knowledge Based Society (KBS). However, the importance of creating a KBS, the nation higher education system needs to be at par with globally standards. The key factors that contribute in building the nation towards KBS by the higher educational institutions include Governance, Culture, Innovation, Research, Infrastructure, and Information Communication and Technology (ICT). Sharma et al, (2008) study framed four pillars of the knowledge society: Infrastructure, ...
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    Corporate governance and equity returns 

    Jitipol Puksamatanan; Aekkachai Nittayagasetwat, advisor (National Institute of Development Administration, 2012)
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    Corporate social responsibility, location, and corporate financial performance 

    Ardisak Boeprasert; Viput Orgsakul, advisor (National Institute of Development Administration, 2012)
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    The country-level analysis of institutional factors affecting the foreign direct investment (FDI) in 6 Asean countries 

    Chanatip Suksai; Ponlapat Buracom (National Institute of Development Administration, 2018)

    This empirical study is a country-based analysis aiming to investigate how institutional factors (primary economic and social determinants) affect the FDI inflows in six ASEAN countries, namely Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam during the period of 1990-2016. This study uses a mixed-methods research approach employing a pooled data multiple regression technique to analyze the significant determinants of FDI in the ASEAN region at the country level from a holistic approach.   The findings revealed that, ...
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    Credit outreach impact on non-performing loans of bank for agriculture and agricultural cooperatives 

    Lancaster, James; Montree Socatiyanurak, chairperson (National Institute of Development Administration, 2005)
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    Critical determinants of gender inequality from five different perspectives 

    Kim, Seh Young; Ponlapat Buracom (National Institute of Development Administration, 2020)

    Gender inequality (GI) still prevails due to multi-faceted reasons. Therefore, multi-dimensional approaches to examine the root-causes of GI are necessary. In this regard, with the adoption of multi-perspectives and multi-level analyses, i.e. macro- vs. micro-analysis (OECD membership, gender, and regions), the study aims to find out the key determinants affecting GI in five different models, comprised of 17 socio-economic and institutional determinants: the capability-related model (CRM), the livelihood-related model (LRM), the formal ...