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Risk Management Trends

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.

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Risk Management TrendsEdited by Giancarlo Nota

Published: July 28th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/671

ISBN: 978-953-307-314-9

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-5095-4

Copyright year: 2011

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47769 Total Chapter Downloads

35 Crossref Citations

32 Web of Science Citations

61 Dimensions Citations


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1. Augmenting the Risk Management Process

By Jan Emblemsvåg


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2. Soft Computing Based Risk Management

By Marta Tаkács


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3. Selection of the Desirable Project Roadmap Scheme, Using the Overall Project Risk (OPR) Concept

By Mohammad Ali Hatefi, Mohammad Mehdi Vahhabi and Ghorban Ali Sobhi


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4. A New Non-Parametric Statistical Approach to Assess Risks Associated with Climate Change in Construction Projects Based on LOOCV Technique

By S. Mohammad H. Mojtahedi and S.M. Mousavi


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5. Towards Knowledge Based Risk Management Approach in Software Projects

By Pasquale Ardimento, Nicola Boffoli, Danilo Caivano and Marta Cimitile


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6. Portfolio Risk Management: Market Neutrality, Catastrophic Risk, and Fundamental Strength

By Chanaka Edirisinghe and Xin Zhang


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7. Currency Trading Using the Fractal Market Hypothesis

By Jonathan Blackledge and Kieran Murphy


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8. Efficient Hedging as Risk-Management Methodology in Equity-Linked Life Insurance

By Victoria Skornyakova and Alexander Melnikov


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9. Organizing for Internal Security and Safety in Norway

By Peter Lango, Lise H. Rykkja and Per Lægreid


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10. System Building For Safe Medication

By Hui-Po Wang, Jang-Feng Lian and Chun-Li Wang


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11. Mental Fatigue Measurement Using EEG

By Shyh-Yueh Cheng and Hong-Te Hsu


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12. Risk Management in the Development of New Products in the Pharmaceutical Industry

By Ewa J. Kleczyk


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13. Risk Management Plan and Pharmacovigilance System. Biopharmaceuticals: Biosimilars

By Begoña Calvo and Leyre Zuñiga


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