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The failure of risk management : why it's broken and how to fix it

Author: Douglas W Hubbard
Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An essential guide to the calibrated risk analysis approach. The Failure of Risk Management takes a close look at misused and misapplied basic analysis methods and shows how some of the most popular "risk management" methods are no better than astrology! Using examples from the 2008 credit crisis, natural disasters, outsourcing to China, engineering disasters, and more, Hubbard reveals critical flaws in risk  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Hubbard, Douglas W., 1962-
Failure of risk management.
Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, ©2009
(DLC) 2008052147
(OCoLC)268790760
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Douglas W Hubbard
ISBN: 9781119198536 1119198534 9780470483435 0470483431 9780470483442 047048344X 9780470483749 0470483741 1282114433 9781282114432
OCLC Number: 426574904
Description: 1 online resource (xv, 281 pages) : illustrations
Contents: An introduction to the crisis --
Why it's broken --
How to fix it.
Responsibility: Douglas W. Hubbard.

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"...shows how to identify and fix hidden problems in risk management. He uses real world examples to reveal serious problems in common quantitative and qualitiative approaches to risk analysis." ( Read more...

 
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