Business Case Studies, Macroeconomics Case Study, Thaksin Shinawatra, Thai Economy

print page
Tell A Friend

Case Categories

Macroeconomics Case Study

Case Title:

Thaksin Shinawatra and The Thai Economy

Publication Year : 2004

Authors: Guru Dutta & G Srikanth

Industry: General Business


Case Code: MAC0006

Teaching Note: Not Available

Structured Assignment: Not Available

Buy This Case Study

Thailand was one among the four countries that was badly affected by the East Asian Crisis in 1997. During the post-1997 period, Thailand undertook a series of measures to restore the economy. In 2001, Thaksin Shinawatra was elected as the Prime Minister of Thailand. He implemented strategies such as 'Dual-Track' and formulated a five-year plan in a bid to steer and accelerate the economy.

Pedagogical Objectives:

    To discuss the events that led to the East Asian crisis, the strategies adopted by Mr Shinawatra in the revival of the Thai economy and the Challenges that lie ahead of Mr Shinawatra.

Keywords : Government and Business Environment Case Study, Thaksin Shinawatra, Thailand economy, Thai baht devaluation, Dual track plus, Thaksinomics, Economic stimulus packages, Bangkok international banking facilities, Thai public debt, South East Asian financial crisis, Thailand infrastructure investments, Business Environment Case Study, National Asset Management Corporation, National Economic and Social Development Board, Non-performing loans, Baht peg to the dollar, Thai real estate industry

Recently Bought Case Studies

    Recently Bought Case Studies

    Executive Interviews

  • David ConklinDavid Conklin

    David Conklin, is a professor at the Richard Ivey School of Business
    Speaks on Government and Business
  • Lord Meghnad DesaiLord Meghnad Desai

    Lord Meghnad Desai, is an Indian-born British economist and Labor politician
    Speaks on Government and Business
  • Vijay GovindarajanVijay Govindarajan

    Vijay Govindarajan, is widely regarded as one of the world’s leading experts on strategy and innovation
    Speaks on Reverse Innovation
  • View All Executive Interviews»

Contact us: IBS Case Development Centre, Survey No. 156/157, Dontanapalli Village, Shankerpalli Mandal, Ranga Reddy District, Hyderabad-501203, Telangana, INDIA, E-mail:

©2020-2025 IBS Case Development Centre. All rights reserved. | Careers | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use | Disclosure | Site Map xml sitemap