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Advanced research in economic and management sciences (arems) vol13 june 2013 issn: 2322-2360 wwwuniversalrgorg 495 strategic risk taking - a framework for risk management. Front flap in business and investing, risk has traditionally been viewed negatively: investors and companies can lose money due to risk and therefore we typically penalize companies for taking risks. In the wake of the current financial crises triggered by risky mortgage-backed securities, the question of ethics and risk-taking is once again at the front and center for both practitioners and academics although risk-taking is considered an integral part of strategic decision-making, sometimes. A model of strategic risk taking incorporating environmental, industrial, organizational, decision maker, and problem variables is presented the model is intended to be both a preliminary conceptualization of strategic risk taking and a stimulant for future research on risk taking in strategic management decisions.
The interplay between upside and downside risk is important to understand the long-term decisions being made to prevent risk and how that impacts an organization's ability to meet its future business strategy and objectives. Strategic risk taking: a framework for risk management is the first book to take this broader view, encompassing both risk hedging at one end of the spectrum and strategic risk taking on the other world-renowned financial pioneer aswath damodaran-one of businessweek's top 12 business school professors-is singularly well positioned to take this. Strategic risk taking: a framework for risk management, 2007, 408 pages, aswath damodaran, 0132715996, 9780132715997, pearson prentice hall, 2007.
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