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The Oxford Review Vol 3 No 3

The Oxford Review Vol 3 No 3

The latest edition of The Oxford Review: inside you will find research briefings about: Flexible working arrangements have considerably different impacts in different countries How an organisation’s values develop a better climate which contributes to more useful organisational citizenship behaviours How business model change impacts your organisation’s success How corporate culture helps to manage occupational […]

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How our mindset affects our perception of risk

Research Briefing

Keywords: mindsets, risk perception, risk-taking behaviour, risk, illusory optimism Research over the last 40 to 50 years has shown that people tend to be unrealistically optimistic about their own future and that, on average, are not very good at weighing up risks in general. Risk perception is a key area of research, in which people […]

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