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Modeling Risk Management in Sustainable Construction

  • Desheng Dash Wu
  • First volume of the new series "Computational Risk Management" Provides the state-of-the-art views of the perspective of enterprise risk management With contributions by well-known authors in this field

Conference proceedings

Part of the Computational Risk Management book series (Comp. Risk Mgmt)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxi
  2. Enterprise Risk Management in Supply Chains

  3. Enterprise Risk Management in Construction

  4. Enterprise Risk Management in Projects

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 121-121
    2. Yongjian Ke, ShouQing Wang, Albert P. C. Chan
      Pages 131-138
    3. Jian Zhang, Weng Tat Chan
      Pages 139-144

About these proceedings


In this edited volume, we present the state-of-the-art views of the perspective of enterprise risk management,to include frameworks and controls in the ERM process with respect to supply chains, constructions, and project, energy, environmental and sustainable development risk management. The bulk of this volume is devoted to presenting a number of modeling approaches that have been (or could be) applied to enterprise risk management in construction.


Construction Enterprise Risk Management Sustainability

Editors and affiliations

  • Desheng Dash Wu
    • 1
  1. 1., RisklabUniversity of TorontoTorontoCanada

About the editors

Desheng Wu is a Special-term Professor at University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China, and a Professor at Stockholm University, Sweden. He has published over 150 ISI-indexed papers in refereed journals, such as Production and Operations Management, Decision Sciences, Risk Analysis, and IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, as well as 7 books with publishers like Springer. He is an elected member of Academia Europaea (The Academy of Europe), the European Academy of Sciences and Arts, and the International Eurasian Academy of Sciences. He has served as an associate editor and a guest editor for several journals, such as Risk Analysis, IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, the Annals of Operations Research, Computers and Operations Research, the International Journal of Production Economics, and Omega. He is the editor of Springer’s book series on computational risk management.

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Modeling Risk Management in Sustainable Construction
  • Editors Desheng Dash Wu
  • Series Title Computational Risk Management
  • Series Abbreviated Title Compu Risk
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2011
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Business and Economics Business and Management (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-3-642-15242-9
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-642-26573-0
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-642-15243-6
  • Series ISSN 2191-1436
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XXII, 426
  • Number of Illustrations 82 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Operations Research/Decision Theory
    Operations Management
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