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OPER 6605 Risk Analysis and Simulation (Fall: 3 )

Course Description

This class will use cases and readings to learn to evaluate operational risk, develop risk controls, monitor risk, and develop operational resilience in response to disasters. Readings and discussions focusing on industries as diverse as health care, manufacturing, banking, and insurance will serve as background and motivation for learning analytical and data analysis tools essential for modern managers such as Monte Carlo simulation, discrete event simulation, and flexible supply chain development. Competence in Excel and basic statistics will be valuable in this course.

Schedule: Periodically

Instructor(s): Stephanie Jernigan

Prerequisites: A degree of mathematical literacy including statistics

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Last Updated: 12-Aug-14