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New Study Reveals Journalists Have a Hand in Controlling Public Engagement with Climate Change

Could fear and hope hold the key to building support for public climate change policies? News articles that stir these emotions could influence support for regulations meant to curb climate change, according to a new study published in the journal...
5-Sep-2017 5:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Risk Analysis Releases Special Issue Supporting Global Measles and Rubella Elimination

Today, Risk Analysis, an International Journal, published Part 2 of a special issue focused on modeling global measles and rubella health and financial costs (following the publication of Part I in July 2016). The special issue outlines the tools...
25-Jul-2017 3:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Fifth World Congress on Risk Call for Abstracts

The Society for Risk Analysis (SRA) invites the submission of abstracts for presentations at the Fifth World Congress on Risk to be held in Cape Town, Africa, May 6-8, 2019.
19-Jul-2017 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Society for Risk Analysis Inducts Kenneth Arrow to the Pantheon of Risk Analysis

The Society for Risk Analysis (SRA) inducted Kenneth Arrow to the Pantheon of Risk Analysis. The Pantheon recognizes luminaries and visionaries in risk analysis and serves to illustrate how the field contributes to the advancement of knowledge and...
19-Jul-2017 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

New Studies Reveal Customer Demand and Cost of Supplying Power During an Outage

Long-lasting electrical outages can lead to severe individual and societal impacts, including significant economic losses and even death. A set of companion papers recently published in Risk Analysis found that it would be economically feasible and...
5-Jul-2017 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Three Honored by Society for Risk Analysis European Chapter

The Society for Risk Analysis European Chapter (SRA-E) awarded three prestigious scholarships at its Annual Conference in Lisbon, Portugal. These awards recognize individuals for their outstanding contributions to the study and science of risk...
21-Jun-2017 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Study Assesses Risk in a Changing Insurance Market for Driverless Vehicles

Despite projections, insurers will likely play a key role in supporting the safe deployment, adoption and sustainability of driverless cars. The relatively unknown nature, likelihood and extent of driverless accidents presents risk management...
7-Jun-2017 1:40 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Parents of Newborn Daughters Take Fewer Risks Study Suggests

This study explores the effect of learning a child’s gender on parents’ attitudes towards risky behaviors. In this study, the first of its kind, the authors gathered prenatal and post-birth data from the pediatric wards of hospitals in both the...
7-Jun-2017 1:20 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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