Anthony Judge: Disastrous Floods as Indicators of Systemic Risk Neglect – implications for authoritative response to future surprises

Commercial Intelligence, Cultural Intelligence, Earth Intelligence
Anthony Judge
Anthony Judge

Disastrous Floods as Indicators of Systemic Risk Neglect

implications for authoritative response to future surprises

Introduction
Systemic analogues to “flooding”
Impact of flooding understood generically
Response by authorities to “flooding” or “dearth”
Assessment of risk
Systemic risk level
Decision-making within misleading periods of risk
Surreptitious juggling of periods of testing, responsibility and liability in relation to risk
Flood control: the reality
“Flood control”: exemplified by “governance” of road traffic
Insights into “flood navigation” from road signs?
Psychoactive hazards in recognizing and engaging with risk
Conclusion
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