Risk and Crisis Management in the Public Sector

Risk and Crisis Management in the Public Sector

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780415739689
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 01/28/2015
Series: Routledge Masters in Public Management Series
Edition description: Revised
Pages: 286
Product dimensions: 6.25(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.69(d)

About the Author

Dr Lynn T. Drennan is Education Programme Director at the Institute of Risk Management, UK

Professor Allan McConnell is Professor (Public Policy) at the University of Sydney, Australia

Dr Alastair Stark is Lecturer in Public Policy at the University of Queensland, Australia

Table of Contents

1.Risk and Crisis: Definitions, Debates and Consequences 2.Risk and Crisis Management: Drivers and Barriers 3.Assessing, Evaluating and Communicating risks 4.Responding to Risk: Strategies and Methods 5.Contingency Planning and Crisis Preparedness 6.Managing the Acute Phase of Crisis: From Politics to Technology 7.After the Crisis: Evaluation, Learning and Accountability 8.Risk and Crisis Management in a Global world 9.Conclusion 10.Case Studies: Managing risk in public service organizations and Crisis management: a personal account by Ed van Thijn, Former Mayor of Amsterdam

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