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With Jobs Plentiful, B-Schools Expand Risk Management Offerings

With Jobs Plentiful, B-Schools Expand Risk Management Offerings
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A renewed appreciation for corporate risk in the wake of the global financial meltdown has ushered in a growing interest in risk management programs at business schools.

“People are recognizing that we are living in a new era of catastrophe,” says Howard Kunreuther, professor and director of the Risk Management and Decision Processes Center at University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School.