Crisis Management - A Case Study on Mumbai Terrorist Attack

Shekhar, Manisha
February 2009
European Journal of Scientific Research;Feb2009, Vol. 27 Issue 3, p358
Academic Journal
Case Study
This paper examined the Indian government intervention in crisis management during 2008, terrorist attack on MUMBAI. Empirical findings show that the intervention of increasing external pressure and internal self awareness forced INDIAN Government to change its crisis management strategy. Different administrative level (local, regional, national and international) were co operatively involved in taking action and controlling crisis. A strange pattern has been observed and study has been done to find out the next probability of occurrence of crisis. Also a detailed analysis of crisis management program has been done utilizing the information of various crisis case studies that had occurred in the past.


Related Articles

  • 5. Case studies.  // Guiding Structural Change: The Role of Government in Development;2010, p7 

    The article discusses case studies of successes and failures of government intervention in industries. It presents examples of policies used by these countries including Botswana, China and Brazil to implement structural changes. It also highlights the breadth of sectoral tools available to...

  • The Withering Away of the State--A Neo-Liberal Fallacy. Hirszowicz, Maria; Mailer, Andre // Polish Sociological Review;1994, Issue 107, p187 

    This paper addresses some of the issues relating to the role of state intervention in post-communist countries in transition. The authors begin the paper with the premise that it was the nationalisation of the economy and the development of centralised planning that had resulted in all pervasive...

  • ELEMENTS OF THE CONCEPT OF VIRGIL N. MADGEARU ABOUT THE STATE INTERVENTIONISM. Maria, Mitoaica Ana // Annals of the University of Oradea, Economic Science Series;2008, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p287 

    The ideas debates from Romania, in the inter-war epoch included within their sphere the state interventionism, too. Appeared and considered on some people opinions, a reaction to the liberalism or a reaction to the socialism, or a result of the war and post-war recovery efforts, this reached to...

  • Should Governments Support the Private Terrorism Insurance Market? Jaffee, Dwight M.; Russell, Thomas // Financier;2004/2005, Vol. 11/12, p20 

    The article revisits the question why the private terrorism insurance market fails. It examines the question of how gross domestic product might be expected to develop in the worst case in which no private terrorism insurance is available. It will also examine the efficiency of various forms of...

  • Analysing Terrorism from a Systems Thinking Perspective. Schoenenberger, Lukas; Schenker-Wicki, Andrea; Beck, Mathias // Perspectives on Terrorism;Feb2014, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p16 

    Given the complexity of terrorism, solutions based on single factors are destined to fail. Systems thinking offers various tools for helping researchers and policy makers comprehend terrorism in its entirety. We have developed a semi-quantitative systems thinking approach for characterising...

  • Bombings in Thai south a chilling reminder.  // Asia Weekly;9/1/2008, Vol. 2 Issue 34, p13 

    The author reflects on the implication of the bombings in southern Thailand. The author mentions that the latest bombings by Malay-Muslim insurgents in a border town in southern part has killed two and injured 30. He believes that the bombings are evidences to the fact that Sungai Kolok is a war...

  • Reducing the Potential For Terrorism.  // Gases & Welding Distributor;Nov/Dec2001, Vol. 45 Issue 6, p56 

    Provides tips for reducing the potential for the occurrence of terrorism. Encouragement to industries to follow the guidelines in using gases; Need to have a license in buying gas cylinders; Provision of security during gas cylinder inventory.

  • Terrorism Tops List Of Buyer Concerns. McDonald, Caroline // National Underwriter / Property & Casualty Risk & Benefits Manag;1/6/2003, Vol. 107 Issue 1, p12 

    Focuses on the critical challenges faced by corporate insurance buyers in the U.S. Views of insurance buyers on the terrorism reinsurance act implementation; Importance of corporate failures in improving the need for broader risk management perspective; Aim of insurance companies to provide...

  • Plan: 'Update and test your crisis strategy'. Taylor, Ian // Travel Weekly (UK);1/21/2016, Issue 2305, p79 

    The article focuses on the need for travel companies to update and test their crisis management plans continually amidst the threats of terrorism.


Read the Article


Sign out of this library

Other Topics