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Forthcoming Risk Management Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. The Spatial Dimension of Risk

    How Geography Shapes the Emergence of Riskscapes

    Edited by Detlef Müller-Mahn

    Series: Earthscan Risk in Society

    Through its exploration of the spatial dimension of risk, this book offers a brand new approach to theorizing risk, and significant improvements in how to manage, tolerate and take risks. A broad range of risks are examined, including natural hazards, climate change, political violence, and...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Balancing between Trade and Risk

    Integrating Legal and Social Science Perspectives

    Edited by Marjolein B. A. van Asselt, Esther Versluis, Ellen Vos

    The trade aspects of risk and the risk aspects of trade deserve more systematic and genuine interdisciplinary attention if we are to really understand the global, international and supranational dimensions of risk regulation. This book brings together legal and social science research on risk...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Anthropology and Risk

    By Asa Boholm

    Series: Earthscan Risk in Society

    Drawing on theory from anthropology, sociology, organisation studies and philosophy, this book addresses how the perception, communication and management of risk is shaped by culturally informed and socially embedded knowledge and experience. It provides an account of how interpretations of risk in...

    To Be Published May 7th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Real Estate Investment

    A Strategic Approach, 3rd Edition

    By Andrew Baum

    Real Estate Investment: A Strategic Approach provides a unique introduction to both the theory and practice of real estate investing, and examines the international real estate investment industry as it reacts to the global financial crisis. Andrew Baum outlines the market and the players who...

    To Be Published May 14th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Designing Water Disaster Management Policies

    Theory and Empirics

    Edited by Chennat Gopalakrishnan

    This book represents a landmark effort to probe and analyze the theory and empirics of designing water disaster management policies. It consists of seven chapters that examine, in-depth and comprehensively, issues that are central to crafting effective policies for water disaster management. The...

    To Be Published July 15th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Operational Risk Management in Container Terminals

    By Eric Su, Edward Tang, Kin Keung Lai, Yan Pui Lee

    Series: Routledge Advances in Risk Management

    This book provides an overview of the operation of the container terminals and the associated risks with such operation. These risks are often ignored or not properly investigated by both the scholars and practitioners. Operational Risk Management in Container Terminals explores and discusses the...

    To Be Published July 19th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Peak Energy Demand and Demand Side Response

    By Jacopo Torriti

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

    With different intensities, depending on the season, every morning and evening of any weekday there are the same peaks in electricity demand. Peaks can bring about significantly negative environmental and economic impacts. Demand Side Response is a relatively recent solution in Europe which has the...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Using Social Marketing for Public Emergency Preparedness

    Social Change for Community Resilience

    By Nancy Meyer-Emerick

    Less than half of the public in the U.S. have taken the three steps to prepare for emergencies that are recommended by FEMA and the Red Cross: having a 3-day emergency kit, a family communication plan, and knowing where to get information during an emergency. Although emergency managers attempt to...

    To Be Published August 18th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Disaster and Crisis Management

    Public Management Perspectives

    Edited by Naim Kapucu, Arjen Boin

    A wide range of natural hazards pose major risks to the lives and livelihoods of large populations around the world. Man-made disasters caused by technological failures, industrial accidents, spillages, explosions, and fires, compound this threat. Since 9/11, security threats based on violence (...

    To Be Published August 25th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Rethinking Corporate Governance in Financial Institutions

    By Demetra Arsalidou

    Series: Routledge Research in Corporate Law

    There are many deep-seated reasons for the current financial turmoil but a key factor has undoubtedly been the serious failings within the corporate governance practices of financial institutions. There have been shortcomings in the risk management and incentive structures; the boards’ supervision...

    To Be Published November 14th 2015 by Routledge