Recommended resources

Recommended Resources

Published resources to help you make better decisions to manage strategic project risk.

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  1. Business Case Analysis with R: Simulation Tutorials to Support Complex Business Decisions
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Recommended Reading

At Incite!, we firmly believe in sharing what we learn from others. We frequently suggest our following recommended reading list (titles that we have read and endorse) to clients and other professionals. If you don't find what you were looking for in our curated list of recommended titles, try searching here.

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  1. Ask, Inspire, Solve.: The Science and Practice of Facilitative Questioning by Katherine Rosback

  2. Bayesian Methods for Hackers: Probabilistic Programming and Bayesian Inference by Cameron Davidson-Pilon

  3. Business Portfolio Management: Valuation, Risk Assessment, and EVA Strategies by Michael S. Allen

  4. Certain to Win: The Strategy of John Boyd, Applied to Business by Chet Richards

  5. Competitive Strategy: Techniques for Analyzing Industries and Competitors by Michael E. Porter

  6. Data Analysis: A Bayesian Tutorial by Devinderjit Sivia

  7. Decision Analysis for Managers: A Guide for Making Better Personal and Business Decisions by David Charlesworth

  8. Decision Analysis for the Professional by John Celona and Peter McNamee

  9. Decision Quality: Value Creation from Better Business Decisions by by Carl Spetzler, Hannah Winter, and Jennifer Meyer

  10. Decision Traps: The Ten Barriers to Decision-Making and How to Overcome Them by Dr. J. Edward Russo and Dr. Paul J. H. Schoemaker

  11. Doing Bayesian Data Analysis, Second Edition: A Tutorial with R, JAGS, and Stan by John Kruschke

  12. The Failure of Risk Management: Why It's Broken and How to Fix It by Douglas W. Hubbard

  13. The Flaw of Averages: Why We Underestimate Risk in the Face of Uncertainty by Sam L. Savage and Jeff Danziger

  14. Foundations of Decision Analysis by Ronald A. Howard and Ali E. Abbas

  15. Game Theory 101: The Basics by William Spaniel

  16. Game Theory for Business: A Primer in Strategic Gaming by Paul Papayoanou

  17. Handbook of Decision Analysis by Gregory S. Parnell PhD, Terry Bresnick MBA, Steven N. Tani PhD, Eric R. Johnson PhD

  18. How to Measure Anything: Finding the Value of Intangibles in Business by Douglas W. Hubbard

  19. How to Measure Anything in Cybersecurity Risk by Douglas W. Hubbard and Richard Seiersen

  20. An Introduction to Bayesian Inference and Decision by Robert W. Winkler

  21. Making Hard Decisions: An Introduction to Decision Analysis (Business Statistics) by Robert T. Clemen

  22. Mistakes Were Made (but Not by Me): Why We Justify Foolish Beliefs, Bad Decisions, and Hurtful Acts by Carol Tavris and Elliot Aronson

  23. Monetizing Your Databy Andrew Roman Wells and Kathy Williams Chiang

  24. Moneyball: The Art of Winning an Unfair Game by Michael Lewis

  25. Psychology of Intelligence Analysis by Richard J. Heuer

  26. Risk Savvy: How to Make Good Decisions by Gerd Gigerenzer

  27. The Signal and the Noise: Why So Many Predictions Fail--but Some Don't by Nate Silver

  28. Simple Heuristics That Make Us Smart by Gerd Gigerenzer, Peter M. Todd, ABC Research Group

  29. Smart Choices: A Practical Guide to Making Better Decisions by John S. Hammond, Ralph L. Keeney, Howard Raiffa

  30. The Smart Organization: Creating Value Through Strategic R&D by David Matheson, Jim Matheson

  31. Thinking, Fast and Slow by Daniel Kahneman

  32. Thinking in Systems: A Primer by Donella H. Meadows

  33. Thinking Strategically: The Competitive Edge in Business, Politics, and Everyday Life (Norton Paperback) by Avinash K. Dixit, Barry J. Nalebuff

  34. Uncertainty: A Guide to Dealing with Uncertainty in Quantitative Risk and Policy Analysis by M. Granger Morgan, Max Henrion, Mitchell Small

  35. Value-Focused Thinking: A Path to Creative Decisionmaking by Ralph L. Keeney

  36. Why Can't You Just Give Me The Number? An Executive's Guide to Using Probabilistic Thinking to Manage Risk and to Make Better Decisions by Patrick Leach

  37. Why Decisions Fail by Paul C. Nutt

  38. You Are Not So Smart: Why You Have Too Many Friends on Facebook, Why Your Memory Is Mostly Fiction, an d 46 Other Ways You're Deluding Yourself by David McRaney

  39. You Are Now Less Dumb: How to Conquer Mob Mentality, How to Buy Happiness, and All the Other Ways to Ou tsmart Yourself by David McRaney

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