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2012, ISBN 0521168201, xi, 308
"Real Social Science presents a new, hands-on approach to social inquiry. The theoretical and methodological ideas behind the book, inspired by Aristotelian... 
Research | Methodology | Social sciences | Philosophy | Social sciences - Research - Methodology | Policy sciences
Book
2017, First edition., [Oxford handbooks]., ISBN 9780198732242, xv, 600 pages
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2003, ISBN 9780521804202, ix, 207
Megaprojects and Risk provides the first detailed examination of the phenomenon of megaprojects. It is a fascinating account of how the promoters of... 
Risk management | Project management | Business and politics | Commercial crimes
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Qualitative inquiry, ISSN 1552-7565, 06/2016, Volume 12, Issue 2, pp. 219 - 245
SAGE has been a major force shaping the field of qualitative methods: not just in its specialist methods journals like Qualitative Inquiry but in the... 
Case study | Case selection | Critical cases | Validity in case studies | Social Sciences | Social Sciences, Interdisciplinary | Social Sciences - Other Topics | Case method | Social sciences | Analysis | Subjectivity | Case studies | Qualitative research | Quantitative Finance - General Finance
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European planning studies, ISSN 1469-5944, 12/2007, Volume 16, Issue 1, pp. 3 - 21
...Curbing Optimism Bias and Strategic Misrepresentation in Planning: Reference Class Forecasting in Practice BENT FLYVBJERG Aalborg University, Denmark and Delft... 
Geography | Environmental Studies | Regional & Urban Planning | Social Sciences | Life Sciences & Biomedicine | Urban Studies | Environmental Sciences & Ecology | Public Administration | Science & Technology | Studies | Strategic planning | Misrepresentation | Forecasting | Bias
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Project management journal, ISSN 1938-9507, 04/2014, Volume 45, Issue 2, pp. 6 - 19
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Transportation planning and technology, ISSN 0308-1060, 02/2007, Volume 30, Issue 1, pp. 9 - 30
...ARTICLE Cost Overruns and Demand Shortfalls in Urban Rail and Other Infrastructure BENT FLYVBJERG Department of Development and Planning, Aalborg University... 
Urban rail | Demand shortfall | Cost underestimation | Economic risk assessment and management | Cost overrun | Transportation Science & Technology | Technology | Transportation | Science & Technology | Economics | Risk assessment | Benchmarking | Risk | Management | Cost engineering | Marketing | Quantitative Finance - General Finance
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Journal of political power, ISSN 2158-3803, 06/2014, Volume 7, Issue 2, pp. 275 - 306
...Mark Haugaard: By way of beginning this exchange it might be useful to situate Bent's phronetic approach relative to the wider context of the power debates... 
phronesis | critique | truth | domination | power | Comparative analysis | Social sciences | Analysis | Principles
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Environment and planning. B, Planning & design., ISSN 0265-8135, 8/2007, Volume 34, Issue 4, pp. 578 - 597
This paper focuses on problems and their causes and cures in policy and planning for large-infrastructure projects. First, it identifies as the main problem in... 
Environmental Studies | Environmental Sciences & Ecology | Life Sciences & Biomedicine | Science & Technology
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International journal of project management, ISSN 0263-7863, 02/2018, Volume 36, Issue 2, pp. 334 - 341
This special issue asks, “Do classics exist in megaproject management?” We identify three types of classics: conventional, Kuhnian, and citation classics. We... 
Business & Economics | Social Sciences | Management | Business schools
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Oxford review of economic policy, ISSN 1460-2121, 12/2009, Volume 25, Issue 3, pp. 344 - 367
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International journal of project management, ISSN 0263-7863, 07/2013, Volume 31, Issue 5, pp. 760 - 774
This paper explores how theories of the planning fallacy and the outside view may be used to conduct quality control and due diligence in project management.... 
Ex-post analysis | Due diligence | Quality control | Planning fallacy | Front-end management | Outside view | Daniel Kahneman | Forecasting | Cost–benefit analysis | Cost-benefit analysis | Business & Economics | Social Sciences | Management | Studies | Decision making | Project management | Public private partnerships | Benefit cost analysis | Business
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Social research, ISSN 0037-783X, 2016, Volume 83, Issue 4, pp. 979 - 1004
Albert O. Hirschman loved surprises, ironies, and paradoxes. He was delighted by human foibles and, even more, he celebrated human creativity. He was... 
Economics | Philosophy | Hirschman, Albert O | Social Sciences | Social Sciences, Interdisciplinary | Social Sciences - Other Topics | Economists | Social aspects | Beliefs, opinions and attitudes | Set (Psychology) | Smith, Adam (Scottish economist) | Hands | Principles | Accountability | Planning | Refugees | Creativity | Benefit cost analysis
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