Stern Program for Undergraduate Research

Closed On: 01-28-2014
Research ID: RS000090
Research Title: Decision Models With Regard to Operational Risk
Description: We consider Operational Risk issues in the Service Industries,
e.g., transportation, financial services, etc. Operational risk
issues involve human errors, unauthorized behaviour, etc.
The research has statistical aspects as well as decision models aspects. The statistics involve frequencies of events
as well as the losses incurred when events happen.
The decision models aspects involve the determination of the
levels of investments in human capital as well as in technology.
Relevant Areas of Study: Operations Management
Pre-requisites: Statistics, Operations Management
Start Semester: Fall 2013
Credits Per Semester: 2.0
Faculty Member: Mike Pinedo (
Department Affilation: IOMS
Contact: Mike Pinedo (
Expired On: 02-20-2014