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Introduction: Organizations, Risk and Regulation

Tobias Scheytt, Kim Soin, Kerstin Sahlin‐Andersson and Michael Power

Journal of Management Studies, 2006, vol. 43, issue 6, 1331-1337

Abstract: abstract Risk, regulation and practices of organizing are interrelated in a myriad of ways. Natural disasters, technical failures, and also processes of organizing are sources of risk to which organizations must respond and for which new managerial and regulatory practices are demanded. In this introduction we highlight three salient features of risk management: the (un)intended production of risk by organizations; the complex interrelationship between risk management and regulation; and the evolving and often contested nature of risk management knowledge. Each of these three themes is evident in the different contributions to this themed section.

Date: 2006
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