Think tank

Thailand Development Research Institute

TDRI

Bangkok, Thailand

TDRI was established to conduct policy research and disseminate results to the public and private sectors. It was conceived, created, and registered as a nonprofit and nongovernmental foundation. The institution provides technical and policy analysis that supports the formulation of policies with long-term implications for sustaining social and economic development in Thailand. TDRI's objectives are to: (1) conduct and promote policy research; (2) establish an information center; (3) establish appropriate research networks; (4) disseminate research results; and (5) remain nonpartisan. To meet its objectives, TDRI divides its research activities into six major areas: (1) human resources and social development; (2) international economic relations; (3) macroeconomic policy; (4) natural resources and environment; (5) sectoral economics; and (6) science and technology development. The institute also conducts projects on transportation, energy, state-owned enterprises, governance, etc. TDRI projects focus on basic technical research, policy issues and strategies, planning support, and regulatory and institutional reform.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.tdri.or.th

Address:
565 Ramkhamhaeng 39(Thepleela) Wangthonglang Bangkok Thailand 10310

Country:
Thailand

Sub-region:
South-Eastern Asia

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Thailand
Operating languages
English , Thai

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1984
Age (years)
Thailand Development Research Institute
 38
Thailand average
 25
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: National Economic and Social Development Board
Founder gender: Other entities
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): N/A Leader(s) (2020): N/A Leader(s) (2019): Somkiat Tangkitvanich, PhD
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
Thailand Development Research Institute
 115
Thailand average
 56
Global average
 122
% Female staff
2019
Thailand Development Research Institute
 58%
Thailand average
 44%
Global average
 43%

Organisational performance

Publications
2018
Thailand Development Research Institute
 17
Thailand average
 60
Global average
 6,494

Social

Likes (2022)
Thailand Development Research Institute
 66,436
Thailand average
 14,513
Global average
 32,642
Likes (2021)
Thailand Development Research Institute
 64,014
Likes (2019)
Thailand Development Research Institute
 59,399
Twitter
Followers (2022)
Thailand Development Research Institute
 6,260
Thailand average
 4,564
Global average
 19,207
Followers (2021)
Thailand Development Research Institute
 6,013
Followers (2019)
Thailand Development Research Institute
 5,627
Subscribers (2022)
Thailand Development Research Institute
 14,100
Thailand average
 2,504
Global average
 5,604
Subscribers (2021)
Thailand Development Research Institute
 12,500
Subscribers (2019)
Thailand Development Research Institute
 10,700
Followers (2022)
Thailand Development Research Institute
 1,558
Thailand average
 1,316
Global average
 16,334
Followers (2019)
Thailand Development Research Institute
 765

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: NIRA Think Tank Directory, Organisation´s website
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