International Journal of Business Continuity and Risk Management
- Editor in Chief
- Prof. Kurt J. Engemann
- ISSN online
- ISSN print
- 4 issues per year
- CiteScore 0.8 (2021)
IJBCRM is a refereed international journal that provides a professional and scholarly forum in the essential field of business continuity and risk management with particular emphasis on decision making using a multidisciplinary approach. Organisational resiliency through risk assessment, contingency planning, systems security, crisis and disaster management, and recovery planning, as well as public policy regarding infrastructure and security, are integrated in the journal's coverage.
Topics covered include
- Professional practices of business continuity
- Infrastructure crisis, public policy
- Risk management, decision technology
- Natural resources, environmental threats
- Crisis leadership, organisational resiliency
- Enterprise risk management
- Crisis management information systems
- Homeland security/organisational threats
- Systems security for business resiliency
- Crisis communications, disaster recovery
- Natural, technological, industrial, terrorism events
- Governance, risk, regulatory compliance
- Software, training, awareness
- Successful public-private partnerships
- Modelling, visualisation, agents, simulation, gaming
The goal of IJBCRM is to provide an academic and professional forum to develop and disseminate research, practical methods, theories, and experiences in the developing area of business continuity and risk management. This growing body of knowledge is vital to lead an organisation in the process of systematic decisions to protect people, assets and operations and to ensure the survivability of an organisation from disaster. A broad spectrum of threats, vulnerabilities and risks will be addressed and the most useful strategies and plans to prevent and mitigate disaster will be addressed.
Professionals, academics, researchers, planners, managers, and policy makers.
IJBCRM publishes scholarly research, methodological articles, review papers, case studies, conference reports, book reviews, educational approaches, and news. Special issues are devoted to important topics falling within the scope of business continuity and risk management.
IJBCRM is indexed in:
- Scopus (Elsevier)
- Academic OneFile (Gale)
- Asian Digital Library
- cnpLINKer (CNPIEC)
- Expanded Academic ASAP (Gale)
- OneFile Business (Gale)
- Google Scholar
- Info Trac (Gale)
- Inspec (Institution of Engineering and Technology)
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Editor in Chief
- Engemann, Kurt J., Iona University, USA
Editorial Board Members
- Aguirre, Benigno E., University of Delaware, USA
- Aven, Terje, University of Stavanger, Norway
- Barnes, Paul, Queensland University of Technology, Australia
- Borodzicz, Edward, University of Portsmouth, UK
- Brem, Stefan, Federal Office for Civil Protection, Switzerland
- Fiedrich, Frank, Bergische Universität Wuppertal, Germany
- French, Simon, The University of Manchester, UK
- Gaudenzi, Barbara, Università degli Studi di Verona, Italy
- Geldermann, Jutta, Universität Duisburg-Essen, Germany
- Giambattista, Gian Di, Ontario Power Generation, Canada
- Ishikawa, Akira, Aoyama Gakuin University, Japan
- Jefferson, Theresa, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, USA
- Kelly, Phil, Liverpool John Moores University, UK
- Lambert, James H., University of Virginia, USA
- Miller, Holmes E., Muhlenberg College, USA
- O'Connor, Rory V., Dublin City University, Ireland
- Sangle, Shirish, National Institute of Industrial Engineering (NITIE), India
- Sheffi, Yossi, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
- Statler, Matt, New York University, USA
- Zsidisin, George A., University of Missouri–St. Louis, USA
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Managing the climate disaster
15 August, 2022
Researchers in South Korea discuss how we must adapt our approaches to disaster management to help us cope with the potentially devastating effects of climate change. Writing in the International Journal of Business Continuity and Risk Management, the team uses qualitative content analysis to describe and analyse the three levels of natural disaster management. These three levels – international, national, and local – are considered in the context of three proposed stages of climate change – before climate change, the first half, and the second half. Kyong-Jin Park of Daegu Haany University in Gyeongsan City, Bong-Woo Lee of Seoul Digital University in Seoul, and Kyoo-Man Ha of Inje University in Gimhae City explain that all "stakeholders" the world over need to address international cooperation, sustainability, education, and training for survival. Their work suggests a history and a chronology where management from 1951 to 1990 was provincial, the period 1991 to 2040 will be seen as patriotic, but the period 2041 to 2100 will be the period of survival-oriented management [...]More details...