February 21, 2019 Forthcoming
Reference - 816 Pages - 267 B/W Illustrations
ISBN 9781138478206 - CAT# K348515
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The field of risk science continues to expand and grow and the second edition of Principles of Risk Analysis: Decision Making Under Uncertainty responds to several significant changes in the market. The changes identified will be addressed through the addition of several new chapters. The language will be updated throughout the text and the book features several areas of expansion. As before, this book will continue to appeal to professionals who want to learn and apply risk science in their own professions. Remaining a discipline free guide to the principles of risk analysis that is accessible to all interested practitioners will remain a hallmark of this book.
The Basics. Uncertainty. Risk Management. Risk Assessment. Risk Communication. Enterprise Risk Management. Problem Identification for Risk Management. Brainstorming. Opportunity Costs and Trade-Offs. Qualitative Risk Assessment. Risk Assessor's Toolbox. The Art and Practice of Risk Assessment Modeling. Probability Review. Choosing a Probability Distribution. Probability Elicitation. Monte Carlo Process. Probabilistic Scenario Analysis. Sensitivity Analysis. Presenting and Using Assessment Results. Decision Making Under Uncertainty. Message Development. Telling Your Story. Case Studies. Appendix A: The Language of Risk and ISO 31000. Appendix B Using Palisades Decision Tools Suite.