Michele Wucker is founder of the Chicago-based strategy firm Gray Rhino & Company, which draws on her three decades of experience first as a financial journalist and then as a media and think tank executive. She has been honored as a young global leader of the World Economic Forum and a Guggenheim fellow. She has held leadership positions at the Chicago Council on Global Affairs, the World Policy Institute, and International Financing Review. Her writing has appeared in publications around the world, including The Economist, The New York Times, The Washington Post, and The Wall Street Journal. A versatile, experienced, and personable media guest on economics and society, she has been quoted during the COVID-19 pandemic in more than 50 countries and over 30 languages.
Risk Management and Its Discontents
An assessment of the risk factor in human endeavors may be playing it too safe....