Risk Management Products

  • 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 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Companion to Accounting and Risk

    Edited by Margaret Woods, Philip Linsley

    Accounting for risk has taken on dramatically increasing importance since the onset of the global financial crisis. This comprehensive volume provides an overview of the entire field. Key themes such as corporate governance, trust, pensions, uncertainty and Islamic finance are covered by…

    Hardback – 2016-12-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Companions in Business, Management and Accounting

  • Reframing Economic Policy towards Sustainability

    Explored through a case study into aviation

    By Peter McManners

    In a globalised 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 – 2016-11-28 
    Gower

  • 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 – 2016-11-21 
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2016-11-01 
    Gower

  • Protecting Seniors Against Environmental Disasters

    From Hazards and Vulnerability to Prevention and Resilience

    By Michael R Greenberg

    The baby boom generation were born between 1946 and 1964 and are the largest population cohort in US history. They should number about 90 million by mid-century, more than doubling their current size. The massive increase in seniors and relative decline of those of working age in the US is mirrored…

    Paperback – 2016-10-22 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Risk in Society

  • Banking Modern America

    Studies in regulatory history

    Edited by Jesse Stiller

    The passage of the National Currency Act of 1863 gave the United States its first uniform paper money, its first nationally chartered and supervised commercial banks, and its first modern regulatory agency: the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency. The law marked a milestone in the development…

    Hardback – 2016-10-17 
    Routledge
    Financial History

  • Explaining Risk Analysis

    Protecting health and the environment

    By Michael R Greenberg

    Risk analysis is not a narrowly defined set of applications. Rather, it is widely used to assess and manage a plethora of hazards that threaten dire implications. However, too few people actually understand what risk analysis can help us accomplish and, even among experts, knowledge is often…

    Paperback – 2016-09-20 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Risk in Society

  • The Unavoidable Hierarchy

    Who's who in your organization and why

    By Michael Hatfield

    The Unavoidable Hierarchy provides an analysis of why, in virtually every organization, members advance or decline in standing for reasons that have little or nothing to do with their merit. Michael Hatfield explains how this dynamic can be observed and analyzed, and insights gleaned from the…

    Hardback – 2016-09-14 
    Routledge

  • Corporate Risk and Governance

    An End to Mismanagement, Tunnel Vision and Quackery

    By Alan Waring

    Corporate Risk and Governance addresses corporate risk management and governance requirements affecting large organizations in all industry sectors and countries. The book strongly advocates implementation of Corporate Governance Codes, ISO 31000 Risk Management, ISO 22301 Business Continuity…

    Paperback – 2016-08-31 
    Routledge

  • Project Risk Governance

    Managing Uncertainty and Creating Organisational Value

    By Dieter Fink

    In Project Risk Governance, Dieter Fink breaks new ground in two ways. Firstly, he places project risk management in the context of today’s organisations in which objectives are increasingly implemented through projects to better respond to fast-changing markets. Secondly, he applies a governance…

    Paperback – 2016-08-31 
    Routledge

  • The Evolution of Strategic Foresight

    Navigating Public Policy Making

    By Tuomo Kuosa

    Embracing the theory and practice of strategic foresight and illuminating how different schools of thought regard its role in policy making, Tuomo Kuosa describes how something not traditionally considered an independent discipline, is steadily becoming one. In The Evolution of Strategic Foresight…

    Paperback – 2016-08-31 
    Routledge

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