Introduction to the Work and Operational Risk

  • Paola LeoneEmail author
  • Pasqualina Porretta
Part of the Palgrave Macmillan Studies in Banking and Financial Institutions book series (SBFI)


This chapter describes the integrated risk approach used by the Authors for operational risk measurement and management, and presents a logic scheme to help readers better understand the different elements of Operational Risk Management (ORM). It also describes the evolutionary process of the definition of operational risk, its main features and various dimensions.


Operational risk Operational risk losses Integrated risk management 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Sapienza University of RomeRomeItaly

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