Kiriya Kulkolkarn Ph.D. is an expert in society and culture, especially in Economics and social development. Her special interest is in development economics and labor immigration to Thailand. Some of her works include topics of migration workers, where she proposed that decentralization can assist in managing labor problems. Her research also focuses on the impact of immigration on labor market outcomes and foreign direct investment and local authority relevant to migration. Some of her written work includes: The economic contribution of migrants to the United States, a guide to the policy development of the The Economic Contribution of Migrant Workers to Thailand and the management of foreign workers in the country.