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- Springer New York 2013; US$ 129.00
Provides a single reference source on insurance for professors, researchers, graduate students, regulators, consultants and practitioners Includes 37 chapters written by leading authorities in insurance, all of which have been peer reviewed Presented in a format where each chapter can be read independently of the others more...
- Springer International Publishing 2014; US$ 109.00
Improves the quality of the scientific results of financial and insurance problems using mathematical and statistical tools Allows a quick consultation The book is a meaningful survey of interesting and updated ideas in the field more...
- Springer International Publishing 2014; US$ 129.00
Contains both mathematical and statistical issues Presents the most advanced research results in actuarial sciences, insurance and finance Contains theoretical and applicative perspectives more...
- American Academy of Pediatrics 2014; US$ 129.95
Published annually and currently in its 20th edition, Coding for Pediatrics is the signature publication in a comprehensive suite of coding products offered by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP). Written by pediatric coding experts for coders and physicians, the manual is a product of the AAP Committee on Coding and Nomenclature and is... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 55.95
Risk compensation postulates that everyone has a "risk thermostat" and that safety measures that do not affect the setting of the thermostat will be circumvented by behaviour that re-establishes the level of risk with which people were originally comfortable. It explains why, for example, motorists drive faster after a bend in the road is straightened.... more...
- Campus Verlag 2014; US$ 24.98
Unsicherheit ist zu einem zentralen Thema der Politik geworden: Sowohl das Ausmaß der neuen Bedrohungen als auch die Effektivität von Gegenmaßnahmen sind ungewiss. Der damit verbundene Wandel der Sicherheitskultur fordert die staatliche Politikfähigkeit heraus.<p> Der Band thematisiert Optionen und Strategien im Umgang mit vier Dilemmata: objektive... more...
- World Bank Publications 2007; US$ 9.99
Uninsured risk had far-reaching consequences for rural growth as well as poverty reduction. A range of informal mechanisms to insure rural households against the impact of shocks, but they are a modest component of a risk layering strategy for well-off households and even less protective for low-income households. Formal insurance mechanisms have inherent... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 41.95
Investments, global warming and crossing the road ? risk is a factor embedded in our everyday lives but do we really understand what it means, how it is quantified and how decisions are made? In six chapters Ben Ale explains the concepts, methods and procedures for risk analysis and in doing so provides an introductory understanding of risk perception,... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2009; US$ 145.00
A comprehensive book on shipping derivatives and risk management which covers the theoretical and practical aspects of financial risk in shipping. The book provides a thorough overview of the practice of risk management in shipping with the use of theoretical examples and real-life applications. more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2015; US$ 105.00
This book explores how the entire toolbox of intellectual property (IP) protection and management are successfully combined and how firms generate value from IP. It provides a framework of archetypes which firms will be able to self-identify with and which will allow companies to focus on the IP and IP Management issues most relevant to them. more...