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Decision theory: general

Hardcover. Pulling together into a single framework the two separate disciplines of strategy management and risk management, this book provides a practical guide for organizations to shape and execute sustainable strategies with full understanding of how much risk they are willing to accept in pursuit of strategic goals. Num Pages: 324 pages, 83 figures, 6 black & white tables. BIC Classification: GPQD; KJC; KJM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 219 x 179 x 22. Weight in Grams: 520.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
324
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Edition
2013th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230301320
ISBN
9780230301320

€ 55.09
€ 54.67

Paperback. Risk is a major reason that companies fail in, or fail to enter, China. Packed with case studies, this unique book demonstrates how correctly applied due diligence can not only reduce business risk in China, but also provide excellent business intelligence to support negotiations and business relationships. Series: Palgrave Pocket Consultants. Num Pages: 248 pages, 22 diagrames, 8 black & white tables, 9 black & white illustrations, 3 figures. BIC Classification: 1FPC; GPQD; KJC; KJK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 198 x 131 x 14. Weight in Grams: 276.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
2014th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137433213
ISBN
9781137433213

€ 29.99
€ 26.85

Paperback. Risk management is not just a topic for risk professionals. Managers and directors at all levels must be equipped with an understanding of risk and the tools and processes required to assess and manage it successfully. Supported by online templates, this is a guide to the practice and the benefits of good risk management. Series: Strategic Success. Num Pages: 288 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: GPQD; KJC; KJM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 216 x 161 x 20. Weight in Grams: 366.
Publisher
Kogan Page Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
288
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9780749468385
ISBN
9780749468385

€ 31.99
€ 28.91

Paperback. This text emphasizes applications of decision research to problems of everyday living, as well as to business, social, and political issues. The text contains examples and problems for analysis, ranging from personal decisions about medical treatment to Truman's decision to use the atomic bomb. Num Pages: 432 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: GPQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 230 x 153 x 32. Weight in Grams: 658.
Publisher
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Condition
New
SKU
V9780742512740
ISBN
9780742512740

€ 52.99
€ 18.97

Paperback. Provides insights into creating and using a tailored risk maturity model to assess the effectiveness of your organization's risk management. Num Pages: 320 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: GPQD; KJM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 158 x 234 x 18. Weight in Grams: 494.
Publisher
Kogan Page
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780749477585
ISBN
9780749477585

€ 55.09
€ 54.67

Paperback. Provides guidance on how to manage risks based on a definitive synthesis of the research literature. This title offers a survey of the whole field of risk and demonstrates how scientific, economic, political and civil society actors can participate in inclusive risk governance. Series: Earthscan Risk in Society. Num Pages: 368 pages, Figures, tables, index. BIC Classification: GPQD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 235 x 157 x 34. Weight in Grams: 720.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
368
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9781844072927
ISBN
9781844072927

€ 49.08

Hardcover. "Published in 2012 in Hebrew in Israel, by Zmora Bitan." Num Pages: 288 pages, TBD. BIC Classification: GPQ; JMR; PSAN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 171 x 24. Weight in Grams: 510.
Publisher
PublicAffairs
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781610394901
ISBN
9781610394901

€ 21.99
€ 17.33

Paperback. Num Pages: 276 pages, 2 black & white illustrations, 14 black & white tables, 27 black & white line drawings. BIC Classification: GPQD. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 149 x 15. Weight in Grams: 430.
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415735063
ISBN
9780415735063

€ 58.50

Paperback. Based on an academic crisis in Canada and England, Levin s book discusses system-wide reform efforts he implemented to combat low achievement trends and public dissatisfaction, and how others can and should emulate his successes." Num Pages: 266 pages. BIC Classification: GPQ; JNK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 228 x 152 x 15. Weight in Grams: 370.
Publisher
Harvard Educational Publishing Group United States
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9781934742082
ISBN
9781934742082

€ 42.24

Hardcover. Editor(s): Masse, Todd; O'Neil, Siobhan; Rollins, John. Num Pages: 111 pages, tables. BIC Classification: GPQD; JPSH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 259 x 184 x 13. Weight in Grams: 404.
Publisher
Nova Science Publishers Inc United States
Number of pages
111
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9781604561500
ISBN
9781604561500

€ 76.02
€ 74.25

Paperback. This latest edition of The Field Guide to Understanding 'Human Error ' will help you understand how to move beyond 'human error'; how to understand accidents; how to do better investigations; how to understand and improve your safety work. Num Pages: 192 pages, Includes 31 b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: GPQD; JMJ; KNXC; LNHH. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 153 x 218 x 14. Weight in Grams: 432.
Publisher
Ashgate Pub Co
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
3rd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472439055
ISBN
9781472439055

€ 33.77

Hardcover. Series: Springer Texts in Business and Economics. Num Pages: 216 pages, 9 black & white illustrations, 36 colour illustrations, 35 colour tables, biography. BIC Classification: GPQD; KJMV; UGK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 167 x 244 x 19. Weight in Grams: 524.
Publisher
Springer
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
2nd ed. 2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9783662537848
ISBN
9783662537848

€ 80.44

Hardcover. This seminal book injects the topic of superintelligence into the academic and popular mainstream. What happens when machines surpass humans in general intelligence? Will artificial agents save or destroy us? In a tour de force of analytic thinking, Bostrom lays a foundation for understanding the future of humanity and intelligent life. Num Pages: 352 pages, black and white line drawings and halftones. BIC Classification: GPQD; JFFR; UYQ; UYQM; UYZ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 166 x 235 x 23. Weight in Grams: 672.
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199678112
ISBN
9780199678112

€ 23.99
€ 18.12

Paperback. A Business Continuity Management System (BCMS) is a management framework that creates controls to address risks and measure your organization's ability to manage disruptions. This is a guide to implementing a fit-for-purpose resilience capability in your organization. It covers developing, establishing and operating a BCMS initiative. Num Pages: 296 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: GPQD; KJM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 233 x 161 x 15. Weight in Grams: 448.
Publisher
Kogan Page
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780749469115
ISBN
9780749469115

€ 37.99
€ 34.07

Paperback. Every day we make decisions: about the things that we buy or the meals we eat; about the investments we make or our children's health and education; even the causes that we champion or the planet itself. This book offers a fresh way of looking at the world for individuals and governments alike. Num Pages: 320 pages, Illustrations, maps. BIC Classification: GPQ; VSP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 132 x 19. Weight in Grams: 238.
Publisher
Penguin
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780141040011
ISBN
9780141040011

€ 13.99
€ 11.02

Hardcover. The Nobel Prize-winning Father of Modern Portfolio Theory provides new insights and methods to help you build a lasting portfolio Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: GPQD; KFFM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 165 x 237 x 37. Weight in Grams: 656.
Publisher
McGraw-Hill Education
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780071830096
ISBN
9780071830096

€ 52.88
€ 40.96

Paperback. Provides a new perspective on the true nature of reputational risk and damage to organizations and traces its root causes in individual and collective human behaviour. Num Pages: 336 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: GPQD; KJMD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 159 x 235 x 20. Weight in Grams: 520.
Publisher
Kogan Page
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780749477363
ISBN
9780749477363

€ 37.99
€ 34.07

Paperback.

A must-read for anyone who makes business decisions that have a major financial impact

Tomorrow's stock price, next month's sales, next year's costs these are all numbers we don't know yet. Yet everyday, we base our personal and business plans on these kinds of uncertainties. Illustrator(s): Danziger, Jeff. Num Pages: 416 pages, ill. BIC Classification: GPQD; KCC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 226 x 155 x 27. Weight in Grams: 522.

Publisher
Wiley
Number of pages
416
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781118073759
ISBN
9781118073759

€ 19.99
€ 15.75

Paperback. An explanation and defence of evidential decision theory, which emphasises the symptomatic value of options over their causal role. Num Pages: 262 pages, 2 b/w illus. 36 tables. BIC Classification: GPQ; HPK; JMR; PDA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 153 x 229 x 19. Weight in Grams: 384.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781316641545
ISBN
9781316641545

€ 27.88

Paperback. A sportsman can catch a ball without calculating its speed or distance. A group of amateurs beat the experts at playing stock market. A man falls for right woman even though she's 'wrong' on paper. All these people succeeded by trusting their instincts - but how does it work? This title reveals the secrets of fast and effective decision-making. Num Pages: 288 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: GPQ; VSP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 130 x 18. Weight in Grams: 216.
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
288
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780141015910
ISBN
9780141015910

€ 13.99
€ 10.51

Paperback. Increasingly, patients with breast cancer are participating in the surgical and/or medical decision about their treatment. This text addresses issues relating to shared decision making and in particular those areas where a choice of treatment option involves some degree of risk/benefit analysis. Editor(s): Maslin, Anna; Powles, Trevor J. Num Pages: 282 pages, 20 figures, 7 tables. BIC Classification: GPQ; MJCL; MN; MQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 233 x 155 x 16. Weight in Grams: 408.
Publisher
OUP Oxford Oxford
Number of pages
282
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
SKU
KNW0005277
ISBN
9780192629678

€ 17.95

Hardcover. It is widely acknowledged that more than one tenth of commercial airliner accidents are caused by maintenance errors. In this volume the authors try to bridge the past and future of Maintenance Resource Management (MRM) programmes by using the concept of risk management. Num Pages: 232 pages, 50 illustrations, index. BIC Classification: GPQD; KNXC; TRP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 234 x 156 x 19. Weight in Grams: 552.
Publisher
Ashgate Publishing Group United Kingdom
Number of pages
214
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2003
Edition
illustrated ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780754619413
ISBN
9780754619413

€ 132.70

Hardcover. Guides you through analysis to implementation to provide you with know-how to implement rigorous, accurate, and cost-effective security policies and designs. This book offers techniques for weighing and managing risks that face your organization. It gives insights into universal principles that can be adapted to specific situations and threats. Num Pages: 368 pages, black & white tables, figures. BIC Classification: GPQD; JFFC; KJM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 197 x 240 x 28. Weight in Grams: 878.
Publisher
Elsevier Science & Technology United Kingdom
Number of pages
368
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
4th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780123822338
ISBN
9780123822338

€ 58.37

Paperback. Num Pages: 184 pages, 66 black & white illustrations, 12 black & white tables, 1 black & white halftones, 65 bl. BIC Classification: GPQD; KJC; KJM; KNXC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2018
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781138821965
ISBN
9781138821965

€ 49.08

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