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Published: 01 June 2018

248 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190499402

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Mastering Catastrophic Risk

How Companies Are Coping with Disruption

Howard Kunreuther and Michael Useem

  • An engaging and enlightening examination of the challenges and opportunities for companies in an increasingly turbulent and demanding environment
  • Distinctively draws on interviews with managers from a range of sectors that shed light on real-world experiences
  • Builds a systematic framework so decision makers can prepare in advance and effectively respond to catastrophic risks
  • Provides important lessons for decision makers at all levels of an organization to reduce the likelihood and curtail the costs -- human, financial, and reputational -- of large-scale disruptions

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