• Safety-II in Practice: Developing the Resilience Potentials book cover

    Safety-II in Practice

    Developing the Resilience Potentials

    By Erik Hollnagel

    Safety-I is defined as the freedom from unacceptable harm. The purpose of traditional safety management is therefore to find ways to ensure this ‘freedom’. But as socio-technical systems steadily have become larger and less tractable, this has become harder to do. Resilience engineering pointed out…

    Paperback – 2017-07-17 
    Routledge

  • Principles of Strategic Management book cover

    Principles of Strategic Management

    3rd Edition

    By Tony Morden

    Now published in its Third Edition, Principles of Strategic Management by Tony Morden is a proven textbook that offers a comprehensive introduction to the study and practice of strategic management. This new edition covers the fundamentals of strategic analysis and planning, strategy formulation,…

    Paperback – 2017-07-01 
    Routledge
    Innovative Business Textbooks

  • The Crisis Management Cycle: Theory and Practice book cover

    The Crisis Management Cycle

    Theory and Practice

    By Christer Pursiainen

    The Crisis Management Cycle is the first holistic, multidisciplinary introduction to the dynamic field of crisis management theory. By drawing together the different theories and concepts of crisis management literature and practice, this book develops a theoretical framework of analysis that can…

    Paperback – 2017-06-30 
    Routledge

  • Earnings Management, Incentives and Intangibles: Psychological, Legal and Social Factors in Creative Accounting book cover

    Earnings Management, Incentives and Intangibles

    Psychological, Legal and Social Factors in Creative Accounting

    By Michael C. Nwogugu

    Earnings Management in all its forms is a major macro-economic 'leakage' that distorts fiscal, monetary, and social policy. The Global financial Crises and the failures of many international conglomerates have partly been caused by earnings management and have had rippling effects on many regional…

    Hardback – 2017-06-30 
    Routledge

  • Mechanism Design and International Risk Regulation Institutions: Theories and Models for Financial Markets book cover

    Mechanism Design and International Risk Regulation Institutions

    Theories and Models for Financial Markets

    By Michael C. Nwogugu

    Financial crises, including those related to sub-prime loans/mortgages, have exposed weaknesses in financial markets and risk management institutions worldwide. In 'Mechanism Design and International Risk Regulation Institutions', Mike Nwogugu explains that ’Risk Management Institutions’ in this…

    Hardback – 2017-06-30 
    Routledge

  • Behavioural Risks in Corporate Governance: Regulatory Intervention as a Risk Management Mechanism book cover

    Behavioural Risks in Corporate Governance

    Regulatory Intervention as a Risk Management Mechanism

    By Ngozi Vivian Okoye

    Recent cases of corporate failures, including the fixing of LIBOR rates and money laundering issues in the banking industry, highlight how behavioural issues on the part of company directors are significant contributory factors in corporate governance and the success or failure of companies. This…

    Paperback – 2017-06-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Corporate Law

  • Nuclear Waste Politics: An Incrementalist Perspective book cover

    Nuclear Waste Politics

    An Incrementalist Perspective

    By Matthew Cotton

    The question of what to do with radioactive waste has dogged political administrations of nuclear-powered electricity-producing nations since the inception of the technology in the 1950s. As the issue rises to the forefront of current energy and environmental policy debates, a critical policy…

    Hardback – 2017-06-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Waste Management and Policy

  • Risk Conundrums: Solving Unsolvable Problems book cover

    Risk Conundrums

    Solving Unsolvable Problems

    Edited by Roger E Kasperson

    A risk conundrum can be viewed as a risk that poses major issues in assessment, and whose management is not easily engaged. Such perplexing problems can either paralyze or badly delay risk analysis and directions for progression. Rather than simply focusing on the progress in risk analysis that has…

    Paperback – 2017-06-14 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Risk in Society

  • Disaster Risk Management in Asia and the Pacific book cover

    Disaster Risk Management in Asia and the Pacific

    Edited by Ian Davis

    This book uses two international frameworks—the Millennium Development Goals and the Hyogo Framework for Action, a program focused on disaster risk management—to study the key trends in the region in terms of disaster incidence, sources of vulnerability and social and economic challenges. As both…

    Paperback – 2017-06-04 
    Routledge

  • Cash, Corruption and Economic Development book cover

    Cash, Corruption and Economic Development

    By Vikram Vashisht

    Have you ever asked yourself what gives comfort to someone who demands and accepts a bribe, sells drugs or commits professional crimes for money? The majority of these people are not wealthy, and they accept small amounts of money every day from their victims. Cash, Corruption and Economic…

    Hardback – 2017-05-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Economics and Finance

  • Money, Politics and Power: Banking and Public Finance in Wartime England, 1694–96 book cover

    Money, Politics and Power

    Banking and Public Finance in Wartime England, 1694–96

    By Richard A. Kleer

    The Nine Years’ War with France was a period of great institutional innovation in public finance and of severe monetary turmoil for England. It saw the creation of the Bank of England; a sudden sharp fall in the external value of the pound; a massive undertaking to melt down and recoin most of the…

    Hardback – 2017-05-18 
    Routledge
    Financial History

  • The Essentials of Managing Risk for Projects and Programmes book cover

    The Essentials of Managing Risk for Projects and Programmes

    3rd Edition

    By John Bartlett

    The Essentials of Managing Risk for Projects and Programmes is an indispensable, practical guide to the steps that lead to success in managing risk. Risk management is particularly important for projects and programmes, since they all carry varying degrees of risk. The combination of uniqueness,…

    Paperback – 2017-05-17 
    Routledge
    The Essentials of Project and Programme Management

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