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Reflecting on 'Risk, Uncertainty and Profit' on the book's 100th anniversary
Decision making under risk and uncertainty
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What is the Difference Between Uncertainty and Risk?
Most people come into a PhD program with well developed writing skills but a dissertation — or as it is called in Australia, a Thesis, is a very particular kind of writing challenge. Ironically, the people I have seen struggle the most with the conventional thesis style are journalists. You might expect such accomplished writers to rock this part of the PhD challenge.
The Internet Journal of Criminology presents Masters and first class undergraduate dissertations in the field of criminology, which are considered by the Editorial Board to be worthy of publication. The IJC will only publish undergraduate dissertations that receive a first class mark, and it should be noted that these criminology papers are NOT peer reviewed, edited or assessed for their quality. So long as the student was given a first class mark and the paper is criminological in content we will publish it, thereby offering up and coming criminologists an outlet through which to become published.