Formation of New Organizations to Manage Risk
Policy Studies Review, 1982, Vol. 1 Issue 4, p736-747, 12p.
Zimmerman, R. T.
Examines ways in which organizations adapt to changing risk assessments in the U.S. through the development of organizational forms during times of crisis. Emergence of institutional conflict in setting risk standards; Organization adaptation to high risk environments; Patterns for the formation of organizations; Differences and conflicts among administrative agencies involved in risk management.