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Uncertainty: A Guide to Dealing with Uncertainty in Quantitative Risk and Policy Analysis

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The authors explain the ways in which uncertainty is an important factor in the problems of risk and policy analysis. This book outlines the source and nature of uncertainty, discusses techniques for obtaining and using expert judgment, and reviews a variety of simple and advanced methods for analyzing uncertainty. Powerful computer environments and good graphical techniqu ...more
Paperback, 346 pages
Published August 9th 2010 by Cambridge University Press (first published June 26th 1992)
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This is a helpful and practical aid to understanding the factors involved in the quantification of risks and the practical concerns a risk scientist need to be alive to in order to communicate and realize risk reduction at various population levels, i.e. individual, team, institutional, legal and societal.

There has been much practical advice conveyed by this book and I shall be sure to put these into action in my research programme. It places down the limits well to which institutionalized profe
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