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The Resource Predictable surprises : the disasters you should have seen coming, and how to prevent them, Max H. Bazerman, Michael D. Watkins

Predictable surprises : the disasters you should have seen coming, and how to prevent them, Max H. Bazerman, Michael D. Watkins

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Predictable surprises : the disasters you should have seen coming, and how to prevent them
Title
Predictable surprises
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the disasters you should have seen coming, and how to prevent them
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Max H. Bazerman, Michael D. Watkins
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eng
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  • illustrations
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Index
index present
LC call number
HV551.2
LC item number
.B39 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Leadership for the common good
Predictable surprises : the disasters you should have seen coming, and how to prevent them, Max H. Bazerman, Michael D. Watkins
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Predictable surprises : the disasters you should have seen coming, and how to prevent them, Max H. Bazerman, Michael D. Watkins
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 267-300) and index
Contents
What is a predictable surprise? A preview -- pt. 1. Prototypes of predictable surprises. September 11: the costs of ignoring a predictable surprise -- The collapse of Enron and the failure of auditor independence -- pt. 2. Why don't we act on what we know? Cognitive roots: the role of human biases -- Organizational roots: the role of institutional failures -- Political roots: the role of special-interest groups -- pt. 3. Preventing predictable surprises. Recognition: identifying emerging threats earlier -- Prioritization: focusing on the right problems -- Mobilization: building support for preventative action -- Future predictable surprises
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24 cm.
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Extent
xiv, 317 p.
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9781591391784
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(alk. paper)
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2004017441
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ill., map

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