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Risk Management Trends

Edited by Giancarlo Nota, ISBN 978-953-307-314-9, 278 pages, Publisher: InTech, Chapters published July 28, 2011 under CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 license
DOI: 10.5772/671

In many human activities risk is unavoidable. It pervades our life and can have a negative impact on individual, business and social levels. Luckily, risk can be assessed and we can cope with it through appropriate management methodologies. The book Risk Management Trends offers to both, researchers and practitioners, new ideas, experiences and research that can be used either to better understand risks in a rapidly changing world or to implement a risk management program in many fields. With contributions from researchers and practitioners, Risk Management Trends will empower the reader with the state of the art knowledge necessary to understand and manage risks in the fields of enterprise management, medicine, insurance and safety.