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A Teaching Topic in Management Sciences 

Risk vs. Performance

This topic examines risk management and performance measurement in public sector organizations. This topic deals with best practices in risk management, the relationship between successful risk management and innovation, as well as different methods of setting organizational goals and measuring performance. The obstacles to successful performance management are also discussed, including the possibility of gaming by organizations and individuals that are required to achieve performance targets.    

 

 Useful Resources on the Portal Related to this Topic

  Useful Documents on Risk
  Financial Risk Management Documents

 Concepts used in this topic

  Risk Management
  Risk
  Performance
  Performance-Based Regulation
  Likelihood (in relation to Risk)
  Uncertainty
  Risk Strategy
  Public Sector Innovation

 Reference collections relevant to this topic

  Risk vs. Performance
  Response to Risk
  Allocating Resources to Risks

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