Global Risk: Business Success in Turbulent Times by Sean ClearyGlobal Risk: Business Success in Turbulent Times by Sean Cleary

Global Risk: Business Success in Turbulent Times


Hardcover | June 5, 2007

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In today's rapidly changing and increasingly complex business world, successful risk management is the key to survival and success. Risks beyond the control of the firm affect businesses more than ever before, and the fundamental job of executives is to anticipate change and manage it on the basis of an opinion about the future.
SEÁN CLEARY graduated in social sciences and law at UCT, UNISA and Shiraz,Iran, and has an MBA from Henley Management College, Brunel University, UK. He was a diplomat from 1970 to 1985, serving in Tehran, Washington DC and the western USA, and as chief director in Namibia (1983-85); as well as in the economics and financial division a...
Title:Global Risk: Business Success in Turbulent TimesFormat:HardcoverDimensions:270 pages, 9.25 × 6.1 × 0.88 inPublished:June 5, 2007Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230525318

ISBN - 13:9780230525313


Table of Contents

The Modern History of Risk Today's Risks are Different The Idiosyncrasies of Risk Perception The Management of Risk Defining and Assessing Risk Risk Assessment Tools Mitigating Risk Communication Risk Global Risk in Historical Perspective Managing Global Risks Pulling It Together

Editorial Reviews

'This book gives a valuable insight into the different aspects of risk that affect busienss success, as well as offering guidelines to the reader on how to define and assess risks.' - International Accountant