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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

Study Argues Cybersecurity Breaches Require Less Technology, More Attention

As network technologies reach deeper into our personal, professional, and even political lives, the threats posed by cybersecurity breaches grow in number and degree. This new study provides a unique, qualitative analysis for the detection of...
7-Jun-2017 1:20 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Study Surveys Public Reaction Before and After a Terror Attack

It is a rare opportunity when public policy professionals have information at their fingertips for comparing public views around a traumatic event before implementing new policies. This new study analyzes the public’s risk perception regarding...
7-Jun-2017 1:40 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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