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Managing Risk and Opportunity: The Governance of Strategic Risk-Taking

Torben Juul Andersen, Maxine Garvey, and Oliviero Roggi


This book promotes good risk governance and risk management practices to corporate managers, executives, and directors, wherever they operate around the world. The major corporate scandals have their roots in governance failures, pointing to a link between risk governance and good performance outcomes. This topic is timely and of interest both to the academic community and to practicing managers, executives, and directors. The text focuses on contemporary risk leadership issues based on recent research insights but avoids excessive technical language and mathematical formulas. The book is fram ... More

Keywords: enterprise risk management, managing uncertainty, risk governance, strategic risk-taking, turbulent environments

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2014 Print ISBN-13: 9780199687855
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: June 2014 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199687855.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Torben Juul Andersen, author
Professor of Strategy and International Management, Copenhagen Business School

Maxine Garvey, author
Program Leader, The World Bank

Oliviero Roggi, author
Professor of Finance; Visiting Professor of Finance, University of Florence; NYU Stern School of Business