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Risk Management for the Future

Theory and Cases

A large part of academic literature, business literature as well as practices in real life are resting on the assumption that uncertainty and risk does not exist. We all know that this is not true, yet, a whole variety of methods, tools and practices are not attuned to the fact that the future is uncertain and that risks are all around us. However, despite risk management entering the agenda some decades ago, it has introduced risks on its own as illustrated by the financial crisis. Here is a book that goes beyond risk management as it is today and tries to discuss what needs to be improved further. The book also offers some cases.

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Risk Management for the FutureTheory and CasesEdited by Jan Emblemsvåg

Published: April 25th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/1809

ISBN: 978-953-51-0571-8

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-5111-1

Copyright year: 2012

Books open for chapter submissions

64737 Total Chapter Downloads

16 Crossref Citations

32 Web of Science Citations

44 Dimensions Citations


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1. Current Trends and Future Developments in Occupational Health and Safety Risk Management

By Roland Iosif Moraru


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2. Hazard Matrix Application in Health, Safety and Environmental Management Risk Evaluation

By Assed Haddad, Erick Galante, Rafaell Caldas and Claudia Morgado


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3. The Deterministic and Stochastic Risk Assessment Techniques in the Work Sites: A FTA-TRF Case Study

By P.K. Marhavilas and D.E. Koulouriotis


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4. Health Technology Assessment: An Essential Approach to Guide Clinical Governance Choices on Risk Management

By Giovanni Improta, Antonio Fratini and Maria Triassi


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5. Preventing Societal Health Risks Emerging in the Development Of Nanomedicine - What Should Prevail?

By Roberte Manigat, Florent Allix, Céline Frochot and Jean Claude André


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6. Post-Operative Residual Curarization (PORC): A Big Issue for Patients' Safety

By A. Castagnoli, M. Adversi, G. Innocenti, G.F. Di Nino and R.M. Melotti


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7. Risk Assessment On-Scene

By Eivind L. Rake


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8. Uncertainties and Risk Analysis Related to Geohazards: From Practical Applications to Research Trends

By Olivier Deck and Thierry Verdel


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9. A Monte Carlo Simulation and Fuzzy Delphi-Based Approach to Valuing Real Options in Engineering Fields

By Roberta Pellegrino and Nicola Costantino


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10. Fire Analysis and Production of Fire Risk Maps: The Trabzon Experience

By Recep Nisanci, Volkan Yildirim and Yasar Selcuk Erbas


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11. Flood Risk Management in Rivers and Torrents

By Luca Franzi


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12. Analysis of Historical River Floods - A Contribution Towards Modern Flood Risk Management

By Jochen Seidel, Paul Dostal and Florian Imbery


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13. Understanding Components of IT Risks and Enterprise Risk Management

By Abdul Rahman Ahlan and Yusri Arshad


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14. Enterprise Cyber Risk Management

By Patrick L. Brockett, Linda L. Golden and Whitley Wolman


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15. Trust in an Asynchronous World: Can We Build More Secure Infrastructure?

By Dragutin Vuković


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16. Adopting and Adapting Medical Approach in Risk Management Process for Analysing Information Security Risk

By Ganthan Narayana Samy, Rabiah Ahmad and Zuraini Ismail


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17. Risk, Return and Market Condition: From a Three-Beta to a Functional-Beta Capital Asset Pricing Model

By Zudi Lu and Yuchen Zhuang


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18. Linking U.S. CDS Indexes with the U.S. Stock Market: A Multidimensional Analysis with the Market Price and Market Volatility Channels

By Hayette Gatfaoui


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19. Financial Risks: Cases Of Non-Financial Enterprises

By Irina Voronova


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20. Supply Chain Risk Management in the Electronics Industry

By Frank Zwißler and Marco Hermann


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