Is Thailand a core country or periphery country?

Answer Under the core-periphery model developed in 1963 by John Friedmann, Thailand would be considered as a periphery country. A periphery country does not experience the same growth as core countries su... Read More »

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What country is Thailand?

Thailand is a country located in Southeast Asia. It's bordered by Burma to the west, Laos to the north, Cambodia to the east and Malaysia to the south. The country--which is roughly twice the size ... Read More »

When did thailand become a country?

On June 24, 1939 the country of Siam changed its name to Thailand. The king was overthrown in 1932 and a constitutional monarchy was formed. Before that, the area now known as Thailand was ruled by... Read More »

Is Thailand a third world country?

According to the Nations Online Countries of the Third World, Thailand is not a third world family. According to its website, "The term 'Third World' was originally coined during the Cold War to di... Read More »

Is Thailand a developed country?

Although the country of Thailand has seen tremendous industrial growth, Thailand is still classified as a developing country. Bangkok, the capital of Thailand, is a cosmopolitan city. However, cond... Read More »