Table of Contents for: The Oxford Handbook of Megaproject Management
Bent Flyvbjerg, ed., The Oxford Handbook of Megaproject Management (Oxford: Oxford University Press), 2017
3 Pages Posted: 31 Jan 2016 Last revised: 26 May 2017
Date Written: 2017
The ambition for this inaugural edition of The Oxford Handbook of Megaproject Management is to become the ultimate source for state-of-the-art scholarship in the emerging field of megaproject management. The book offers a rigorous, research-oriented, up-to-date academic view of the discipline based on high-quality data and strong theory. Until lately, the literature in this new field was scattered over a large number of publications and disciplines making it difficult to obtain an overview of the history, key issues, and core readings. Megaproject Planning and Management: Essential Readings, Vols. I-II (2014) assembled the key historical texts in the field. Now the Oxford Handbook of Megaproject Management has been designed to provide the most important contemporary readings. Taken together, the two books are intended to map out the best of what is worth reading in the megaproject management literature, past and present.
Keywords: Megaproject management, management, strategic management, strategic planning, megaproject planning, planning, infrastructure, policy, project management, China, decision making, behavioral economics, innovation, megaevents, emerging economies, stakeholder management, privatization, private finance
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