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Risk in industry. Risk management

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  • Versicherungen im Umbruchby Klaus Spremann

    Springer 2006; US$ 99.00

    Die Bedeutung von Versicherungen und Einrichtungen kapitalgebundener Altersvorsorge für unsere Gesellschaft ist immens und nimmt weiter zu. Es ist deshalb äußerst wichtig, dass die Institutionen , die die Altersvorsorge tragen, auf einer gesunden wirtschaftlichen Basis stehen. Zur Zeit ist dies durch die Entwicklung an den Kapitalmärkten, die Deregulierung... more...

  • Managing Riskby Jon C Warner

    Worldwide Center for Organizational Development 2006; US$ 9.50

    Traditional risk management strategies focus on controlling both known and yet to be discovered risk scenarios, with the goal of understanding their probability and the cost or gain should they occur. Increasingly however, enterprises are expanding their view to encompass the concept of risk management as a business enabler. This Risk Management Rapid... more...

  • Risk Managementby Jane Chittenden; Jan Van Bon; Selma Polter

    Van Haren Publishing 2006; US$ 26.00

    1) A quick reference guide to risk management in an easy format. Based primarily on Management of Risk (MoR) with other sources of best practice advice on risk management published by OGC. 2) No competing books. more...

  • It Pays to be Paranoid by Christopher Eiben

    Agate Publishing 2004; US$ 9.99

    It Pays to Be Paranoid is a book about avoiding mistakes-the kind of mistakes that can result in catastrophic expenses, lawsuits, losses, and bankruptcies. As a veteran private investigator and business consultant, Eiben has witnessed firsthand how frequently such easily avoidable mistakes wreak financial and personal havoc on businesspeople. Why do... more...

  • Organized Uncertaintyby Michael Power

    Oxford University Press, UK 2007; US$ 44.99

    Since the mid-1990s risk management has dramatically expanded its reach and significance to become a benchmark of good governance for a wide variety of public and private organizations. This book shows that the rise of risk management has much less to do with real dangers and opportunities than with organizational accountability and legitimacy. - ;Since... more...

  • OECD Reviews of Risk Management Policies Japanby OECD Publishing

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2009; US$ 54.00

    Damages to economic assets resulting from natural disasters have soared in the past fifteen years, and climate change models forecast intensified exposure to extreme weather in many OECD countries. This OECD review of risk management policies focuses on Japan, because the geography, topography and climate of its national territory subject it to serious... more...

  • Financial Risk Manager Handbookby Philippe Jorion; GARP (Global Association of Risk Professionals)

    Wiley 2009; US$ 175.00

    The essential reference for financial risk management Filled with in-depth insights and practical advice, the Financial Risk Manager Handbook is the core text for risk management training programs worldwide. Presented in a clear and consistent fashion, this completely updated Fifth Edition -which comes with an interactive CD-ROM containing hundreds... more...

  • Improving Operational Risk Managementby J.H.M. van Grinsven

    IOS Press 2009; US$ 79.00

    Operational risk is possibly the largest threat to financial institutions. The operational risk that financial institutions face has become more complex, more potentially devastating and more difficult to anticipate. Moreover, operational risk management is an essential part of the economic activities and economic development in financial institutions.... more...

  • Risk Management in Financial Institutionsby J.H.M. van Grinsven

    IOS Press 2010; US$ 73.00

    Risk managers are under pressure to compete in a competitive environment while solidly honouring their obligations and navigating their business safely toward the future. This book provides many insightful ideas, concepts and methods to help shape or reshape value propositions. more...

  • The Dynamics of Heritageby Laurence Gouriévidis

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2010; US$ 130.00

    Focusing on the interaction between history and memory and, in particular, on museums as a memory medium, this book deals with the memorialization of the Highland Clearances over the twentieth century. It presents a typology of Clearance narratives and shows that the politics of the land has impacted on interpretive repertoires, whilst Clearance exhibitions... more...