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The Power of Resilience: How the Best Companies Manage the Unexpected

Yossi Sheffi

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780262029797
eISBN:
9780262330626
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262029797.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

This book focuses on deep-tier risks, corporate social responsibility risks, cybersecurity risks, global raw material risks, long-term disruptions, business continuity planning, risk and disruption ... More


Intervening in Violent Homes

Karel Kurst-Swanger and Jacqueline L. Petcosky

in Violence in the Home: Multidisciplinary Perspectives

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195165180
eISBN:
9780199864966
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195165180.003.0008
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families, Crime and Justice

This chapter examines a number of intervention strategies intended to identify, intervene in, and treat violence in the home including state level interventions such as mandatory reporting ... More


Crisis Response

Yossi Sheffi

in The Power of Resilience: How the Best Companies Manage the Unexpected

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780262029797
eISBN:
9780262330626
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262029797.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

Whereas Chapter 3 focused on GM’s response to a single disruption, Chapter 4 uses a different lens. It looks at a wide range of short examples of different disruptions and different companies to ... More


Introduction

Heidi Hardt

in Time to React: The Efficiency of International Organizations in Crisis Response

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199337118
eISBN:
9780199356546
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199337118.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Comparative Politics

This chapter offers a discussion of the relevance of international organizations’ efficiency in crisis response. It is framed in broader scholarly and policy debates on the effectiveness of peace ... More


Why Speed of Response Matters

Heidi Hardt

in Time to React: The Efficiency of International Organizations in Crisis Response

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199337118
eISBN:
9780199356546
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199337118.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Comparative Politics

This chapter focuses on the impact of efficiency on conflict-affected populations and on the effectiveness of interventions. It details the conditions under which speed of response enhances prospects ... More


The Impact of Unspoken Rules and Interpersonal Relations

Heidi Hardt

in Time to React: The Efficiency of International Organizations in Crisis Response

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199337118
eISBN:
9780199356546
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199337118.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Comparative Politics

This chapter provides the quantitative and qualitative evidence from the 50 structured elite interviews with ambassadors. Evidence from each of the survey questions is presented and explained. The ... More


Informal Norms: Barriers and Facilitators

Heidi Hardt

in Time to React: The Efficiency of International Organizations in Crisis Response

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199337118
eISBN:
9780199356546
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199337118.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Comparative Politics

Building on evidence presented in the previous chapter, this chapter makes the case that international organizations with informal institutional cultures react more rapidly than those organizations ... More


Bordering on Crisis: Overcoming Multiagency Crisis Coordination Challenges

Brian Wilson and Nora Johnson

in Crisis Lawyering: Effective Legal Advocacy in Emergency Situations

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781479801701
eISBN:
9781479801725
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479801701.003.0013
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

A vessel plying the Pacific Ocean with approximately 500 migrants, some of whom might have deadly contagions, along with members of a terrorist organization, is emblematic of contemporary multiagency ... More


Institutional Design in Crisis Decision-Making

Heidi Hardt

in Time to React: The Efficiency of International Organizations in Crisis Response

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199337118
eISBN:
9780199356546
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199337118.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Comparative Politics

This chapter offers a typology of decision-making on crisis response across four international organizations. However, unlike previous scholarship, this research focuses on how decisions are taken in ... More


Informal Relations: Friends and Foes

Heidi Hardt

in Time to React: The Efficiency of International Organizations in Crisis Response

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199337118
eISBN:
9780199356546
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199337118.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Comparative Politics

Building on evidence presented in Chapter 5, this chapter explains the second part of the book’s argument about institutional culture. Specifically, a climate of positive interpersonal relations ... More


The construction of poverty in times of austerity

Serena Romano

in The political and social construction of poverty: Central and Eastern European countries in transition

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9781447312710
eISBN:
9781447312727
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447312710.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

Chapter six discusses the most recent trends in poverty and social inclusion policy in CEE countries after the crisis of 2008 - the third event taken into consideration in this book. Firstly a brief ... More


Differences in Organization Response Rates

Heidi Hardt

in Time to React: The Efficiency of International Organizations in Crisis Response

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199337118
eISBN:
9780199356546
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199337118.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Comparative Politics

This chapter provides an introduction to the informal level of decision-making and presents the book’s central argument. That is, the ways in which actors interact and negotiate within international ... More


Conclusion

Heidi Hardt

in Time to React: The Efficiency of International Organizations in Crisis Response

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199337118
eISBN:
9780199356546
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199337118.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Comparative Politics

This chapter offers a summary of the book’s key findings and points to venues for future research. It reviews the central argument that differences in institutional culture explain why some ... More


Responding to a Public Crisis: Lessons from Industry

Amy E. Lerman

in Good Enough for Government Work: The Public Reputation Crisis in America (And What We Can Do to Fix It)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780226630175
eISBN:
9780226630342
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226630342.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter suggests that one way government agencies and elected officials might work toward countering government stereotypes is to more directly confront crises when they (perhaps inevitably) ... More


Who Belongs in the Swedish People’s Home?

Carly Elizabeth Schall

in The Rise and Fall of the Miraculous Welfare Machine: Immigration and Social Democracy in Twentieth-Century Sweden

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801456671
eISBN:
9781501704093
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801456671.003.0009
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This concluding chapter returns to the “crises of closure” presented earlier in this book as well as the state responses to these crises. It argues that national closure, rather than being a ... More


Putting Lessons into Practice

Amy E. Lerman

in Good Enough for Government Work: The Public Reputation Crisis in America (And What We Can Do to Fix It)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780226630175
eISBN:
9780226630342
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226630342.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Building on discussion in earlier chapters, this chapter empirically tests the consequences of different crisis communication strategies. Data from survey experiments suggest that the way political ... More


Background

Y.V. Reddy, Narayan Valluri, and Partha Ray

in Financial and Fiscal Policies: Crises and New Realities

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2014
ISBN:
9780199452651
eISBN:
9780199084524
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199452651.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

The global financial crisis originated in select advanced economies with financial sectors being severely affected. The linkages between financial and fiscal situations in such significantly affected ... More


Reforming the Fiscal Framework: The Case of Sweden 1973–2013

Lars Jonung

in Reform Capacity and Macroeconomic Performance in the Nordic Countries

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780198717102
eISBN:
9780191785740
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198717102.003.0014
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics

This chapter analyses fiscal policies from a learning perspective. The macroeconomic record of Sweden since the 1970s is characterized, focusing on how the design of stabilization policies has ... More


Sri Lanka: Pandemic-Catalyzed Democratic Backsliding

Bhavani Fonseka, Luwie Ganeshathasan, and Asanga Welikala

in Covid-19 in Asia: Law and Policy Contexts

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780197553831
eISBN:
9780197553862
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197553831.003.0024
Subject:
Law, Comparative Law

This chapter investigates Sri Lanka’s response to the Covid-19 pandemic. Covid-19 has posed for Sri Lanka not only a public health challenge and an economic challenge but also, perhaps most ... More


Article 222 TFEU

Friedrich Erlbacher

in The EU Treaties and the Charter of Fundamental Rights: A Commentary

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198794561
eISBN:
9780191927874
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198759393.003.354
Subject:
Law, EU Law

Article 222 TFEU as a general solidarity clause was introduced by the ToL. Relevant provisions were contained in Articles I-43 and III-329 of the ConstT (not entered into force). Article 222 TFEU ... More


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