Risk Management
"Risk As A Resource"

Effective risk management, as outlined in the new NASA Procedures and Guidelines (NPG) 7120.5A, is a practical and necessary aspect of program management. In today's environment, we must tailor our risk analysis and mitigation to the specific needs of the program. We should consider resource trading, including risk, to achieve the maximum return on investment. To learn more, view Dr. Greenfield's presentation by clicking on "Risk Management - Risk as a Resource."


Risk Click here to view Dr. Greenfield's presentation in PDF Format PDF Document


As presented to the Langley Research Center on May 14, 1998 By

Dr. Michael A. Greenfield
Former Deputy Associate Administrator
NASA Office of Safety and Mission Assurance


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