Risk Management Products

  • Risk Conundrums

    Solving Unsolvable Problems

    Edited by Roger E Kasperson

    Many books have been written over the past twenty five years on risk and hazards. However, the intent here is not just another good book on risk, summarizing the important progress over the past several decades. Rather, this is a book that confronts the difficult and seemingly unmanageable problems…

    Paperback – 2017-01-30 
    Earthscan Risk in Society

  • Gold and International Finance

    The gold market under the internationalization of RMB in Hong Kong

    By Haywood Cheung

    This book describes the history of gold as a financial instrument and discusses gold exchanges in the major markets. It also describes the history of the Chinese Gold & Silver Exchange Society (CGSES), its current organizational structure and membership registration system. The book also…

    Hardback – 2017-01-26 
    Routledge Advances in Risk Management

  • Turnaround Management and Bankruptcy

    Edited by Jan Adriaanse, Jean-Pierre van der Rest

    Written by leading experts in the field of business, finance, law and economics, this edited volume brings together the latest thoughts and developments on turnaround management and business rescue from an academic, judiciary and turnaround/insolvency practitioner perspective. Turnaround…

    Hardback – 2017-01-26 
    Routledge Advances in Management and Business Studies

  • The Export of Hazard

    Transnational Corporations and Environmental Control Issues

    Edited by Jane H. Ives

    This report, first published in 1985, written by a distinguished group of legal and public policy experts, documents the growing trade in hazardous industries and toxic products. Hazard export threatens the health and environment of workers and ordinary citizens the world over. It is carried out by…

    Hardback – 2017-01-17 
    Routledge Library Editions: Multinationals

  • The Gower Handbook of Extreme Risk

    Assessment, Perception and Management of Extreme Events

    By Vicki Bier

    The Gower Handbook of Extreme Events reviews approaches for assessing and managing the risk of extreme events: environmental catastrophe; engineering failure; financial or business meltdown; nuclear or other extreme terrorism. Extreme events are not only severe, but also outside the normal range of…

    Hardback – 2016-12-30 

  • Managing Financial Institutions

    A sustainability approach

    By Elizabeth Cooperman

    This book goes beyond traditional financial institutions textbooks, which tend to focus on mathematical models for risk management and the technical aspects of measuring and managing risk. It focuses on the role of financial institutions in promoting social and economic goals for the…

    Paperback – 2016-12-20 

  • The Risk Mitigation Handbook

    Practical steps for reducing your business risks

    By Kit Sadgrove

    Disruption, over-regulation and cyber threats are typical of the major risks that management has to cope with. But until now there hasn’t been a formula to contain them. In The Risk Mitigation Handbook, Kit Sadgrove provides practical and actionable steps you can take to minimise the threats to…

    Hardback – 2016-12-09 

  • Cost Engineering Health Check

    How Good are Those Numbers?

    By Dale Shermon, Mark Gilmour

    High quality cost estimating gives a business leader confidence to make rational financial decisions. Whether you are a business leader or a cost estimating manager, you have a vested interest in understanding whether you can depend on your organisation's ability to generate accurate cost forecasts…

    Hardback – 2016-11-29 

  • Chinese Investment in Africa

    How African Countries Can Position Themselves to Benefit from China’s Foray into Africa

    By David N. Abdulai

    China leads the world when it comes to investment and influence on the African continent. The extent of Chinese investment in Africa is well known and much has been written about China’s foray into Africa. However, most of the available material has approached this issue by looking at China as the…

    Hardback – 2016-11-16 

  • Reframing Economic Policy towards Sustainability

    Explored through a case study into aviation

    By Peter McManners

    In a globalized world economy, delivering the aspirations of sustainability is proving to be difficult. Progress is held back by competing objectives within a complex interplay of factors. Finding solutions to the ‘wicked problem’ of sustainability seems to be beyond the reach of policy makers.…

    Hardback – 2016-11-01 

  • Demystifying Communications Risk

    A Guide to Revenue Risk Management in the Communications Sector

    By Mark Johnson

    The rapid pace and increasing convergence of internet, phone and other communications technologies has created extraordinary opportunities for business but the complexity of these new service mixes creates parallel opportunities for fraud and revenue leakage. Companies seeking to use communications…

    Paperback – 2016-10-31 

  • Obstructive Marketing

    Restricting Distribution of Products and Services in the Age of Asymmetric Warfare

    By Maitland Hyslop

    In Obstructive Marketing, Maitland Hyslop deals with a very negative kind of activity which embraces activities, legal or otherwise, designed to prevent or restrict the distribution of a product or service, temporarily or permanently, against the wishes of the product manufacturer, service provider…

    Paperback – 2016-10-31 

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