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Multi-Criteria Spatial Analysis of Hazardous Materials Transportation
The development of the world economy increases trade, thereby inducing a large amount of goods transportation. In many developing countries, such as Brazil, the transportation system is predominated by the highway mode. ...
Global, regional, and national comparative risk assessment of 79 behavioural, environmental and occupational, and metabolic risks or clusters of risks in 188 countries, 1990-2013: a systematic analysis for the global burden of disease study 2013
BACKGROUND: The Global Burden of Disease, Injuries, and Risk Factor study 2013 (GBD 2013) is the first of a series of annual updates of the GBD. Risk factor quantification, particularly of modifiable risk factors, can ...
NEURO-FUZZY MODELING: A PROMISING ALTERNATIVE FOR RISK ANALYSIS IN URBAN AFFORESTATION MANAGEMENT
(Univ Federal Vicosa, 2018-01-01)
Urban afforestation has important functions, but problems related to its management are equally relevant, analysis of which is needed in order to prevent accidents. However, due to the subjectivity in the assessment, there ...
Distribution of Short-Term and Lifetime Predicted Risks of Cardiovascular Diseases in Peruvian Adults
(Wiley Open Access, 2015)
BACKGROUND: Short-term risk assessment tools for prediction of cardiovascular disease events are widely recommended in clinical practice and are used largely for single time-point estimations; however, persons with low ...
Evaluation Of Risk Factors In Agriculture: An Application Of The Analytical Hierarchical Process (AHP) Methodology
Risk in the agricultural sector has multiple dimensions or factors and prioritization of these can support decision making. On the other hand, knowing the importance of these risk factors for distinct agricultural activities ...
Risk analysis in low-voltage distribution systems
(SAGE Publications Ltd, 2019)
© IMechE 2018. Electric power distribution is a complex network involving technical challenges from a wide range of sources, a considerable degree of risk and substantial financial resources. Design and maintenance strategies ...
Organizational Risk Management: A Case Study in Companies that have won the Brazilian Quatity Award Prize
(Universidad Alberto Hurtado. Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2011)
Assessment Of Price Risks In The Sugar-alcohol SectorAvaliação Dos Riscos De Preços No Setor Sucroenergético
(University Center of Maringa, 2016)
Estimação do Value at Risk via enfoque bayesiano
(Universidade Federal de São CarlosBRUFSCarPrograma de Pós-graduação em Estatística, 2007-01-26)
The continuous development of new financial instruments brings more and more investment options for market participants. These investment options also bring a bigger necessity to evaluate the risk embedded in these new ...