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The future of risk management

Author: Howard Kunreuther; Robert J Meyer; Erwann Michel-Kerjan
Publisher: Philadelphia University of Pennsylvania Press [2019]
Series: Critical studies in risk and disaster
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st editionView all editions and formats

Highlighting past research, recent discoveries, and open questions, The Future of Risk Management provides scholars, businesses, civil servants, and the concerned public tools for making more  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Howard Kunreuther; Robert J Meyer; Erwann Michel-Kerjan
ISBN: 9780812251326 0812251326
OCLC Number: 1112142648
Notes: Literaturangaben.
Description: 406 Seiten : Illustrationen
Contents: Introduction-Howard Kunreuther, Robert J. Meyer, and Erwann O. Michel-KerjanPART I. BEHAVIORAL FACTORS INFLUENCING DECISION-MAKING UNDER RISK AND UNCERTAINTYChapter 1. The Arithmetic of Compassion and the Future of Risk Management-Paul Slovic and Daniel VastfjallChapter 2. "Risk as Feelings" and "Perception Matters": Psychological Contributions on Risk, Risk-Taking, and Risk Management-Elke U. WeberChapter 3. Risk-Based Thinking-Baruch FischhoffChapter 4. Structured Empirical Analysis of Decisions Under Natural Hazard Risk-Craig E. Landry, Gregory Colson, and Mona AhmadianiChapter 5. Mixing Rationality and Irrationality in Insurance Demand and Supply-Mark PaulyChapter 6. The Disaster Cycle: What We Do Not Learn from Experience-Robert J. MeyerPART II. IMPROVING RISK ASSESSMENTChapter 7. Using Models to Set a Baseline and Measure Progress in Reducing Disaster Casualties-Robert Muir-WoodChapter 8. Learning from All Types of Near-Misses-Robin DillonChapter 9. Managing Systemic Industry Risk: The Need for Collective Leadership-Paul J. H. SchoemakerChapter 10. Measuring Economic Resilience: Recent Advances and Future Priorities-Adam RosePART III. DEVELOPING BETTER RISK COMMUNICATION STRATEGIESChapter 11. Improving Stakeholder Engagement for Upstream Risks-Robin Gregory and Nate DieckmannChapter 12. Improving the Accuracy of Geopolitical Risk Assessments-Barbara A. Mellers, Philip E. Tetlock, Joshua D. Baker, Jeffrey A. Friedman, and Richard ZeckhauserChapter 13. Efficient Warnings, Not "Wolf or Puppy" Warnings-Lisa A. Robinson, W. Kip Viscusi, and Richard ZeckhauserPART IV. ROLE OF RISK MITIGATION, RISK-SHARING, AND INSURANCEChapter 14. Threats to Insurability-Carolyn KouskyChapter 15. The Role of Insurance in Risk Management for Natural Disasters: Back to the Future-Howard KunreutherChapter 16. Improving Individual Flood Preparedness Through Insurance Incentives-W. J. Wouter BotzenChapter 17. Strong and Well-Enforced Building Codes as an Effective Disaster Risk Reduction Tool: An Evaluation-Jeffrey CzajkowskiPART V. GOVERNMENT AND RISK MANAGEMENTChapter 18. Getting the Blend Right: Public-Private Partnerships in Risk Management-Cary CoglianeseChapter 19. The Regulation of Insurance Markets Subject to Catastrophic Risks-Robert W. KleinChapter 20. Rethinking Government Disaster Relief in the United States: Evidence and a Way Forward-Erwann O. Michel-KerjanList of ContributorsIndex
Series Title: Critical studies in risk and disaster
Responsibility: edited by Howard Kunreuther, Robert J. Meyer, and Erwann O. Michel-Kerjan.


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