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    • (2013)
      The Local Government Researchers' Forum is a biennial forum for local government researchers and practitioners to present current research in the sector and discuss the implications for policy and practice. The format ...
    • Bertsch, Valentin; Ardone, Armin; Suriyah, Michael; Fichtner, Wolf; Leibfried, Thomas; Heuveline, Vincent (2020)
      The papers presented in this open access book address diverse challenges in decarbonizing energy systems, ranging from operational to investment planning problems, from market economics to technical and environmental ...
    • Walochnik, Stephan (2021)
    • Gala, Jean-Luc; Vybornova, Olga (2018)
      Deployment of an on-site laboratory to contain an expanding outbreak and protect public health through rapid diagnosis of infected patients and identification of their contacts is a challenging and complex response, further ...
    • Marchau, Vincent A. W. J.; Walker, Warren E.; Bloemen, Pieter J. T. M.; Popper, Steven W. (2019)
      This open access book focuses on both the theory and practice associated with the tools and approaches for decisionmaking in the face of deep uncertainty. It explores approaches and tools supporting the design of strategic ...
    • Atkinson, David; Peijnenburg, Jeanne (2017)
      This book is open access under a CC BY 4.0 license. This book addresses the age-old problem of infinite regresses in epistemology. How can we ever come to know something if knowing requires having good reasons, and reasons ...
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      Conference papers from the International Project Management Association Research Conference (IPMA), held on 2-4 November 2017 in Incheon, Republic of Korea, hosted by IPMA-Korea. This year's theme was: Projects, management ...
    • Johnson, Jeffrey; Nowak, Andrzej; Ormerod, Paul; Rosewell, Bridget; Zhang, Yi-Cheng (2017)
      The overall aim of this book, an outcome of the European FP7 FET Open NESS project, is to contribute to the ongoing effort to put the quantitative social sciences on a proper footing for the 21st century. A key focus is ...
    • Bourrier, Mathilde; Bieder, Corinne (2018)
      The conventional approach to risk communication, based on a centralized and controlled model, has led to blatant failures in the management of recent safety related events. In parallel, several cases have proved that actors ...
    • Yu, Xiu-bao (2021)
      This open access book clarifies confusions of strategy that have existed for nearly 40 years through the core thoughts of three fundamental elements. Unlike the traditional definition of strategy as "a plan to achieve a ...
    • Strunz, Ulrich G. (2021)
      In this open-access-book the author concludes that expertise could be the key factor for global and interconnected problems. Experimental results have shown that expertise was a stronger predictor than public information ...
    • Doukas, Haris; Flamos, Alexandros; Lieu, Jenny (2019)
      This open access book analyzes and seeks to consolidate the use of robust quantitative tools and qualitative methods for the design and assessment of energy and climate policies. In particular, it examines energy and climate ...