Exploring the effect of political risks in large infrastructure projects in politically unstable countries using a probabilistic modelling approach
Khan, Saad Ullah (2014) Exploring the effect of political risks in large infrastructure projects in politically unstable countries using a probabilistic modelling approach. Masters by Research thesis, Queensland University of Technology.
This research aims to explore and identify political risks on a large infrastructure project in an exaggerated environment to ascertain whether sufficient objective information can be gathered by project managers to utilise risk modelling techniques. During the study, the author proposes a new definition of political risk; performs a detailed project study of the Neelum Jhelum Hydroelectric Project in Pakistan; implements a probabilistic model using the principle of decomposition and Bayes probabilistic theorem and answers the question: was it possible for project managers to obtain all the relevant objective data to implement a probabilistic model?
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|Item Type:||QUT Thesis (Masters by Research)|
|Supervisor:||Mian, Daniyal & Kajewski, Stephen|
|Keywords:||Political Risk, Infrastructure Projects, Probabilistic Modelling, Hydro-Electric Power Plant, Risk Management, Politically Unstable Countries, Risk Impact, Case Study, Asset Management, Risk Mitigation|
|Divisions:||Current > Schools > School of Civil Engineering & Built Environment
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Science & Engineering Faculty
|Institution:||Queensland University of Technology|
|Deposited On:||27 Jan 2015 04:48|
|Last Modified:||08 Sep 2015 06:47|
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