Shima Keene’s Threat Finance offers new thinking to equip any organisation whether government, law enforcement, military or corporate, with the knowledge and tools to deploy effective counter measures to tackle the threat. Threat Finance is an essential read for fraud and security practitioners, risk managers, regulators, policy-makers, intelligence officials, judges, barristers, law enforcement officers, and researchers in this field.
Dr Keene offers an antidote to the lack of good, applied, research; shortcomings in in-house financial and forensic expertise; misdirected financial compliance schemes; legal and judicial idiosyncrasies; unhelpful organisation structures and poor communication. In their place, she argues convincingly for a coherent, aggressive, informed and cross-disciplinary approach to an ever changing and rapidly growing threat.
September 2012 Hardback 328 pages ISBN 978-1-4094-5309-3
Available from Gower and Amazon
Gower is recognised as one of the world's leading publishers of specialist business and management books and resources. Our publishing programme covers many of the main business processes and functions and we are continuously developing new titles. Founded in 1967 Gower is an independent, global publisher
Gower Puiblishing Ltd
Wey Court East
This release was published on openPR.
Permanent link to this press release:
Please set a link in the press area of your homepage to this press release on openPR. openPR disclaims liability for any content contained in this release.
You can edit or delete your press release Threat Finance here
News-ID: 235628 • Views: 1321
More Releases from Gower Publishing Ltd
Business Leadership for IT Projects
The track record of IT projects is poor. Less than a third of IT projects deliver what they said they would, on schedule and on budget. The major cause of IT project failure is not poor IT leadership or difficult technology but poor business leadership. One of the reasons is that, unlike their IT peers, business managers often get little training or education in project delivery, let alone the special
Business Transformation Essentials: Case Studies and Articles
Transformation programs are an increasing feature of global companies carrying out major change projects with high strategic relevance. These programs combine business and technical content bringing together management and information systems. Regardless of their form, they can deliver real benefits to an organization’s bottom line. However, such complex endeavours are always affiliated with extensive interventions within the organization’s business model, organizational structure, business processes, and enterprise architecture, and have significant
Naked Project Management: The Bare Facts
Project management depends largely on common sense and a logical, systematic approach. But it is necessary also to acquire some special skills to organize, schedule and control a project so that it produces the result that everyone wants. Dennis Lock explains and illustrates those skills in pragmatic and jargon-free terms. An entertaining case study runs through the chapters and the book covers all the vital topics in astonishingly few words.
Project Risk Analysis: Techniques for Forecasting Funding Requirements, Costs an …
Risk and opportunity are inherent in projects and yet, whilst many organizations invest heavily in project management methodologies and processes in the hope of ensuring delivery on time and to budget, project sponsors, project board members or managers do not see that the root cause of the problem of overspend and late completion could be that their projects were underestimated in the first place. Often the techniques used to calculate
More Releases for Threat
Collagen Market - Threat Reflection 2025
Global Collagen Market: Snapshot The demand in the global collagen market is projected to increment at a healthy CAGR during the forecast period of 2017 to 2025, gaining traction from a number of factors such as increasing demand for collagen-based products for medical applications including tissue engineering, wound healing, and bone reconstruction, growing consumption from food and beverages and cosmetic products, rising percentage of geriatric population, increasing disposable income of urban
Threat Intelligence Market - Competition Intelligence
According to a new report Global Cognitive Security Market, published by KBV research, the Global Cognitive Security Market size is expected to reach $16.2 billion by 2023, rising at a market growth of 32% CAGR during the forecast period. The North America market holds the largest market share in Global Unified Log Manager & Data Catalog Solution Market by Region in 2016 and would continue to be a dominant market till
A Comprehensive Research exploring Threat Intelligence Market
HTF MI published a new industry research that focuses on Threat Intelligence market and delivers in-depth market analysis and future prospects of Global Threat Intelligence market. The study covers significant data which makes the research document a handy resource for managers, analysts, industry experts and other key people get ready-to-access and self-analyzed study along with graphs and tables to help understand market trends, drivers and market challenges. The study is
Threat Predictions for 2018 by eScan
As we step into the new year, 2018 and embrace the fast-changing digital world, on the behind we leave a trail of 2017 marred with cyber-attacks which have been more sophisticated and lethal in a way that sabotaged many industries to individuals with huge financial loses as well as personal data loss. This raises the bar towards stronger cybersecurity and defense against the growing menace of cyber-attacks, which needs round
Stereotype Threat Impairs the Creativity
What are the most likely mediators of stereotype threat effects? Dr. Beate Seibt found in her research, how the prevention focus plays a role in many stereotype threat effects: 1. diminished speed due to stronger concern for accuracy 2. impairment of creative insight processes 3. impairment of creative generation processes 4. a conservative answering bias with a tendency to withhold answers and to insure against false alarms "In addition, stereotype specific effects such as
Fernando Torres' disappointing and misguided public threat
Last week I criticized Steven Gerrard for failing to provide public support for Rafa. Since then, a host of players have backed the Spaniard, including Peter Crouch and John Arne Riise. There is a fine line though between moderate public support and holding the club to ransom, and Fernando Torres has crossed that line. Torres’ latest comments are quite simply unacceptable and come at a time when the Benitez/Hicks storm seemed