Reliability and Risk: The Challenge of Managing Interconnected Infrastructures

Reliability and Risk: The Challenge of Managing Interconnected Infrastructures

by Paul Schulman, Emery Roe

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780804793933
Publisher: Stanford University Press
Publication date: 04/13/2016
Series: High Reliability and Crisis Management Series
Pages: 263
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

Emery Roe is Senior Research Associate at University of California, Berkeley's Center for Catastrophic Risk Management.
Paul R. Schulman is Professor of Government at Mills College and a Senior Research Associate at University of California, Berkeley's Center for Catastrophic Risk Management.

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations ix

Preface xiii

Acknowledgments xvi

List of Major Acronyms xix

1 The Infrastructure Society 1

2 The Interinfrastructure Challenge 13

3 High Reliability in Critical Infrastructures 31

4 A Framework for ICIS Reliability Management 61

5 A Framework for ICIS Risk Management 87

6 Óur Framework in a Comparative Analytic Perspective 108

7 The Full Cycle of Infrastructure Operations 129

8 Managing Interconnected Control Variables: A Case of Electricity and Water 142

9 Interinfrastructural Innovation and Its Control Room Impacts: A Case Study of CAISO and MRTU 157

10 Interconnected Infrastructure Systems as a Complex Policy Problem 181

11 Toward Multiple Reliability Standards for Interconnected Infrastructure Systems 196

Appendix: Research Methods 205

Notes 211

References 223

Index 231

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