Description

Both financial and non-financial managers with accountability for performance at either a strategic level or for a business unit have responsibility for risk management, in terms of failing to achieve organisational objectives. Fundamentals of Enterprise Risk management is structured around four parts and 26 self-contained chapters. Each chapter will have ample practical examples and illustrations/mini-case studies from retail, manufacturing and service industries and from the public and not-for-profit sectors to enable the reader to understand and apply the concepts in the book.

Key Features

*Increase your awareness and understanding of enterprise risk management; *Enable you to to play a more important role in an organisation's risk management process; * Help you to producing information and implement controls that contribute to the effective management of risk.

Readership

* Undergraduate and postgraduate accounting and management students * Students from a variety of disciplines aspiring to general management * Specialist students of risk management who want a broad-based enterprise-level understanding of risk management

Details

No. of pages:
328
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2009
Published:
Imprint:
Butterworth-Heinemann
Print ISBN:
9780750686501
Electronic ISBN:
9780080942759

About the author

Paul M. Collier

Affiliations and Expertise

Senior Lecturer, Management Accounting, Department of Accounting and Finance, Monash University in Melbourne, Australia

Reviews

"I think that this book could be used for students at a number of levels. For example in the 1st year of our undergraduate degree we have struggled to find a text that that gives the students a flavour of the in-depth topics that will follow"