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Forthcoming Risk Management Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Managing Change in Extreme Contexts

    Edited by David Denyer, Colin Pilbeam

    Series: Routledge Studies in Organizational Change & Development

    Extreme events such as accidents, crises and disasters occur in organizations of all types. Sometimes these hit the headlines, but they also occur regularly beyond the public gaze. What follows is normally an investigation in which ‘lessons will be learned’ and the event ‘must never happen again’....

    To Be Published January 16th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Credit Rating Governance

    Global Credit Gatekeepers

    By Ahmed Naciri

    Series: Routledge Studies in Corporate Governance

    Credit rating agencies play an essential role in the modern financial system and are relied on by creditors and investors on the market. In the recent financial crisis, their power and reliability were often questioned, yet a simple rating downgrade could threaten to bankrupt a whole country. This...

    To Be Published January 26th 2015 by Routledge

  3. 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 Routledge

  4. 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 Routledge

  5. 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

  6. 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 19th 2015 by Routledge

  7. 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 Routledge

  8. 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

  9. Operational Risk Management in Container Terminals

    By Eric Su, Edward Tang, Kin Keung Lai, Crystal 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. The decision rationales and the consequences for these operational risks...

    To Be Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  10. 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 Routledge