By Todd Schenk

Many of the demanding situations that decision-makers grapple with on the subject of weather swap are governance similar. making plans and decision-making is evolving in ambiguous institutional environments, within which many key matters stay unresolved, together with relationships among assorted actors; investment preparations; and the resources and methods for vetting facts. those concerns are rather acute at this juncture, as weather edition strikes from wide making plans tactics to the administration of infrastructure structures. Concrete judgements has to be made.

Adapting Infrastructure to weather Change attracts on case experiences of 3 coastal towns located inside of very diverse governance regimes: neo-corporatist Rotterdam, neo-pluralist Boston and semi-authoritarian Singapore. The e-book examines how infrastructure managers and different stakeholders grappling with complicated and unsure weather dangers tend to make project-level judgements in perform, and the way more suitable decision-making will be supported. the diversities throughout governance regimes are at present unaccounted for in edition making plans, yet are the most important as top practices are devised. those classes also are acceptable to infrastructure making plans and decision-making in different contexts.

This booklet should be of significant curiosity to students of weather swap and environmental coverage and governance, really within the context of infrastructure management.

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