Richard Pettingers's

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Richard’s research interests include general management, and the behavioural influences on performance, investment and risk management. Here you can see some of his recent research work.


A sample of some of his recent projects:

General Management
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Richard’s work ‘Introduction to Management’ is now in its fourth edition; and a re-worked version is to be published in the Autumn of 2011 (published by Palgrave Macmillan).

Investment Appraisal: a managerial approach
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An evaluation of the full context in which investment decisions are made, and results produced (published by Macmillan)


Contemporary Strategic Management
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A crystallisation of much of the work carried out over the previous ten years, and a definition of one aspect of management in practice (published by Palgrave Macmillan).

Performance and performance management
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A crystallisation, analysis and evaluation of the strengths and shortcomings of how managers and organisations assess and evaluate their own performance for success and otherwise (published by Pearson)