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Research Horizons: Crash, crisis, calamity: system shock in a globalised world


Threats that cause supply chains and other networks to break down can cascade through today’s interconnected world of social, economic and financial interaction. New research is redefining this global risk to help businesses and governments build resilience.

The latest issue of the University of Cambridge’s Research Horizons is devoted to the subject of “Risk & Uncertainty”, coinciding with the launch of the new risk section on the University’s research news website. The issue features Dr Andrew Coburn, Director of the Centre for Risk Studies’ Advisory Board, on the subject of system shock.

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