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The Effectiveness of Risk Management: An Analysis of Project Risk Planning Across Industries and Countries

Zwikael, Ofer; Ahn, Mark J.


This article examines the effectiveness of current risk management practices to reduce project risk using a multinational, multi-industry study across different scenarios and cultures. A survey was administered to 701 project managers, and their supervisors, in seven industries and three diverse countries (New Zealand, Israel, and Japan), in multiple languages during the 2002-2007 period. Results of this study show that project context-industry and country where a project is...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2010
Type: Journal article
Source: Risk Analysis
DOI: 10.1111/j.1539-6924.2010.01470.x


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