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- Springer 2008; US$ 269.00
Aims to bridge the gap between risk sciences and decision support tools. This collection of papers addresses questions, such as: 'do adequate tools for risk governance exist'; 'are they available to decision-makers'; and 'what are the needs of the various stakeholders (planners, regulators, industry, public) for an effective risk... more...
- McGraw-Hill Education 2003; US$ 80.00
Under the new Basle Guidelines, all financial institutions subject to local banking laws will soon be required to operate under dramatically different risk exposure rules. Risk Management and Capital Adequacy provides details on the key risk approaches under these new guidelines and is the first book to analyze if and how they can be integrated.... more...
- Thorogood Publishing 2003; US$ 175.00
Introducing the concept of Total Risk Management as the key method for reducing risk, this work explains the connection between project management (the job) and commercial management (the contract), and the need for running them in tandem. It aims to make the reader learn to appreciate the commercial dimensions of important projects. more...
- 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...
- 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...
- 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...
- 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...
- 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...
- Elsevier Science 2000; US$ 200.00
Well publicised failures in risk management have appeared with shocking frequency over the past few years. Affected firms can suffer significant commercial damage or even bankruptcy as a result. Only now is there a growing realisation that risk management is a key management responsibility. This book will help turn your firm into a 'risk aware' organization... more...