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    Factors influencing information technology adoption in chinese retailing pharmacy sector: a case study from Huaian city, China 

    Zhang, Su; Chih-cheng Fang (National Institute of Development Administration, 2018)

    In modern society, information technology plays an important role in the field of health care. This study first explored the UTAUT (Unified Theory Acceptance and Use of Technology) to study Chinese Retailing Pharmacy Sector’s IT adoption in new mandatory context. By constructing research model Pharmacy-UTAUT, the author tried to find out the core factors influencing IT adoption, the moderators affecting the strength of relationships between variables and the new model’s explanatory power. Pharmacy-UTAUT incorporates two constructs (attitude and...
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    The factors affecting the leadership performance of female managers in China's Taiwanese firms-the case of Huai' An, Jiangsu 

    Liu, Shuxian; Chih-cheng Fang (National Institute of Development Administration, 2018)

    With the continuous development and progress in society and economy, the economic and cultural exchanges between Taiwan and mainland China have been continuously enhanced. Mainland Taiwan-funded enterprises have sprung and spread all over mainland China. Female executives in Taiwan-funded enterprises have gradually entered the public view. More women have taken managerial positions. However, how good is the leadership of female executives in mainland Taiwan-funded companies and what are the factors that influence the exertion of the leadership ...
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    Exploring factors that influence entrepreneurship of overseas Chinese students: a case study from Thailand 

    Mao, Xiaoxuan; Lee, Yu-Hsiu (National Institute of Development Administration, 2018)

    With the influence of the “The Belt and Road” international environmental trend,The number of Chinese students studying in Thailand is increasing. The behavior of these students is bound to affect the development of countries. So what is the entrepreneurial situation of these students? In this thesis the author first expounds the definition of "entrepreneurship", research and development of "entrepreneurship" in Chinese and foreign academic circles,and the research of factors influencing college students' entrepreneurship. Then analyze the mark...
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    The role of interest rate in attracting FDI : a study on the Asean 5 economy 

    Siddiqui, Hira Aijaz; Vesarach Aumeboonsuke (National Institute of Development Administration, 2014)

    This paper is concerned with the foreign direct investment (FDI) inflow and its determinant in ASEAN 5. The analysis is based on the data over the years 1986 to 2012 using the Vector Auto Regression (VAR) Technique. The objective was to analyze the relationship of (FDI) inflow and interest rates (IR). The findings suggest that the interest rates of Thailand, Indonesia, and Malaysia have a negative relation with foreign direct investment (FDI) inflow. No evidence was found that interest rates play any role in attracting the FDI inflow for Singap...
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    Engagement 2.0 - could enterprise 2.0 really improve the work engagement of your employees? 

    Keim, Benjamin; Sid Suntrayuth (National Institute of Development Administration, 2014)

    In the last years a new internet technology called Web 2.0 has changed the milieu of internal communication in many organizations and has given rise to what professionals in business context refers to as Enterprise 2.0. This tool has offered different benefits to organizational communication such as employee collaboration and knowledge sharing. However, while these aforementioned advantages have already been thoroughly investigated and practically tested, it is hard to neglect the view that due to the dynamic developments of organizational comm...
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    The effects of dimensions of social media quality on user satisfaction: a cross-cultural comparison of Thai and Chinese users 

    Wang, Jing; Peerayuth Charoensukmongkol (National Institute of Development Administration, 2017)

    This study was designed to investigate the influence of dimensions of social media quality (system, information, and service) on user satisfaction. Moreover, this study compared the cross-cultural results of these dimensions using data collected from 220 Chinese and 201 Thai social media users. Partial least squares regression was used to analyze the data. The analysis indicated that system, information, and service quality all were related positively to user satisfaction with social media both in Thai and Chinese people. This study provides im...
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    A Management Perspective on Professional Chinese Training in the Mining Industry of Thailand 

    Zhang, Yingxue; Lee, Yu-Hsiu (National Institute of Development Administration, 2017)

    There is a lack of previous studies on professional Chinese training, particularly in the Kingdom of Thailand.  Drawing from the perspective of management, the present thesis aims to explore the field of professional Chinese (content-based Chinese language teaching and learning for career purposes) in the mining industry of Thailand.  Data are gathered from an ethnography of a mining company in the Southern Thailand.  Results reveal that 1) organization, 2) control, 3) planning, 4) leadership and 5) training (language training is the point of f...
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    The elderly problems and policies in China: a comparison with Japan 

    Liu, Yue; Aweewan Panyagometh (National Institute of Development Administration, 2017)

    This research was conducted qualitatively through review, analysis, and comparison of Chinese and Japanese policies regarding elderly policy. The methodology used in this study was literature analysis. Data on elderly population were collected from World Bank website and elderly policy documents were from a government website. The study aimed to (1) find out about the aging problem in China, (2) compare the policies on the elderly in China and Japan, and (3) provide policy recommendations for the Chinese government. The results showed that Chin...
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    Social networking sites impacts on interpersonal communication skills and relationships 

    Pritta Chasombat; Asawin Nedpogaeo (สถาบันบัณฑิตพัฒนบริหารศาสตร์, 2014)

    The use of social networking sites and other mobile applications have been growing intensively, not to mention, several researches indicated that it is one of the factors that impact the relationship maintenance between one another. It is highly desirable for all citizens to have a good interpersonal communication to maintain and develop further relationships. Bad communication skills may have harmed the interpersonal relationships. On the other hand, when talking about social networking sites like facebook and what it does to the society...
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