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Exploratory Study of Risk Maturity Impact on Construction Project Outcomes

Abstract The construction industry has accepted the uncertainty that is included with every project that is initiated. Because of the existing uncertainty, best practices with risk management are commonly recommended and educated to industry participants. However, the current status of the construction industry's ability to manage risk was found to be limited, unstructured, and inadequate. Furthermore, many barriers block organizations from implementing and improving risk management practices. A significant barrier with improving risk management methods is the lack of evidence that clearly demonstrates the need to improve risk management practices. Logical explanations of the benefits of risk management doesn't provide the necessary justific... (more)
Created Date 2014
Contributor Perrenoud, Anthony (Author) / Sullivan, Kenneth T (Advisor) / Weizel, Avi (Committee member) / Badger, William (Committee member) / Arizona State University (Publisher)
Subject Civil engineering / Construction Management / Risk Management / Risk Maturity
Type Doctoral Dissertation
Extent 101 pages
Language English
Reuse Permissions All Rights Reserved
Note Doctoral Dissertation Construction 2014
Collaborating Institutions Graduate College / ASU Library
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