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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 February 28th 2015 by Unknown

  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 February 28th 2015 by Unknown

  3. 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 March 1st 2015 by Routledge

  4. Behavioural Risks in Corporate Governance

    Regulatory Intervention as a Risk Management Mechanism

    By Ngozi Vivian Okoye

    Series: Routledge Research in Corporate Law

    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...

    To Be Published March 18th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Anthropology and Risk

    By Asa Boholm

    Series: Earthscan Risk in Society

    Drawing on theory from anthropology, sociology, organization studies and philosophy, Åsa Boholm’s writing addresses how the perception, communication and management of risk is shaped by culturally informed and socially embedded knowledge and experience. This book provides an account of how...

    To Be Published May 8th 2015 by Unknown

  6. 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 15th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Peak Energy Demand and Demand Side Response

    By Jacopo Torriti

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

    Most energy consumption is charged regardless of peak times, and despite the roll-out of ‘smart meters’ in several developed countries, there are increasing concerns around the intermittency of renewable energy supply and how excessive peaks in energy demand can bring about significant negative...

    To Be Published July 15th 2015 by Unknown

  8. 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 21st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Nuclear Waste Politics

    An Incrementalist Perspective

    By Matthew Cotton

    Series: Routledge Studies in Waste Management and Policy

    This book presents a critical policy analysis of the issue of radioactive waste management in the United Kingdom, with an emphasis on how lessons learned from this case can be applied internationally, specifically to similar waste management processes in the USA and Canada. The first part provides...

    To Be Published August 1st 2015 by Unknown

  10. 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 September 1st 2015 by Routledge