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Working Paper File Downloads Abstract Views
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Big is Fragile: An Attempt at Theorizing Scale 2 3 6 27 2 4 17 39
Characteristics of Cost Overruns for Dutch Transport Infrastructure Projects and the Importance of the Decision to Build and Project Phases 0 1 4 33 1 2 10 51
Comparison of Capital Costs per Route-Kilometre in Urban Rail 0 0 3 36 0 1 7 36
Cost Overruns and Demand Shortfalls in Urban Rail and Other Infrastructure 0 0 1 44 0 0 1 49
Cost overruns in Large-Scale Transportation Infrastructure Projects: Explanations and Their Theoretical Embeddedness 1 4 11 51 1 6 18 73
Delusion and Deception in Large Infrastructure Projects: Two Models for Explaining and Preventing Executive Disaster 1 1 8 64 1 2 14 199
Delusions of Success: Comment on Dan Lovallo and Daniel Kahneman 2 4 13 238 3 6 35 514
Different Cost Performance: Different Determinants? The Case of Cost Overruns in Dutch Transportation Infrastructure Projects 0 0 1 25 1 2 4 45
Do Classics Exist in Megaproject Management? 0 1 1 2 0 1 9 30
Does Infrastructure Investment Lead to Economic Growth or Economic Fragility? Evidence from China 0 1 4 70 3 9 18 76
Double Whammy - How ICT Projects are Fooled by Randomness and Screwed by Political Intent 0 1 1 25 0 1 4 33
Five Misunderstandings About Case-Study Research 13 70 310 1,140 17 97 411 1,583
From Nobel Prize to Project Management: Getting Risks Right 4 15 43 129 6 21 60 183
Geographical Variation in Project Cost Performance: The Netherlands versus Worldwide 0 1 2 23 0 3 4 30
How (In)accurate Are Demand Forecasts in Public Works Projects? The Case of Transportation 1 1 5 78 1 2 8 65
How Planners Deal with Uncomfortable Knowledge: The Dubious Ethics of the American Planning Association 0 0 0 15 0 0 3 47
Lock-in and Its Influence on the Project Performance of Large-Scale Transportation Infrastructure Projects. Investigating the Way in Which Lock-in Can Emerge and Affect Cost Overruns 0 1 3 23 0 1 3 35
Measuring Inaccuracy in Travel Demand Forecasting: Methodological Considerations Regarding Ramp Up and Sampling 0 0 1 39 0 0 7 50
Megaprojects and Risk: An Anatomy of Ambition 9 17 69 380 13 33 138 610
Overspend? Late? Failure? What the Data Say About IT Project Risk in the Public Sector 0 0 2 34 0 0 3 49
Planning Fallacy or Hiding Hand: Which Is the Better Explanation? 0 2 4 11 1 3 15 20
Policy and Planning for Large Infrastructure Projects: Problems, Causes, Cures 1 4 15 130 2 7 29 180
Policy and planning for large infrastructure projects: problems, causes, cures 0 0 6 206 0 2 14 445
Quality Control and Due Diligence in Project Management: Getting Decisions Right by Taking the Outside View 1 2 3 31 1 2 5 57
Reference Class Forecasting for Hong Kong's Major Roadworks Projects 0 1 2 23 0 1 15 34
Report for the Edinburgh Tram Inquiry 1 8 31 31 1 9 22 22
Should we build more large dams? The actual costs of hydropower megaproject development 0 0 3 25 0 2 10 65
Survival of the Unfittest: Why the Worst Infrastructure Gets Built, And What We Can Do about It 0 3 20 160 0 7 29 189
The Oxford Olympics Study 2016: Cost and Cost Overrun at the Games 0 2 2 9 0 3 11 32
The Principle of the Malevolent Hiding Hand; or, the Planning Fallacy Writ Large 0 0 1 41 1 1 5 59
Underestimating Costs in Public Works Projects: Error or Lie? 0 0 0 6 3 5 8 34
Underestimating Costs in Public Works Projects: Error or Lie? 2 15 48 154 3 32 75 208
What Causes Cost Overrun in Transport Infrastructure Projects?" 1 4 14 86 1 6 26 128
What You Should Know About Megaprojects, and Why: An Overview 27 39 61 168 31 51 85 213
Why Mass Media Matter to Planning Research: The Case of Megaprojects 0 0 0 26 0 0 3 54
Why Your IT Project Might Be Riskier Than You Think 0 0 6 89 1 1 13 176
Total Working Papers 66 201 704 3,672 94 323 1,139 5,713


Journal Article File Downloads Abstract Views
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A Perestroikan Straw Man Answers Back: David Laitin and Phronetic Political Science 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Big decisions, big risks. Improving accountability in mega projects 0 0 2 62 0 2 5 182
Characteristics of cost overruns for Dutch transport infrastructure projects and the importance of the decision to build and project phases 0 0 0 12 2 4 8 75
Cost Overruns and Demand Shortfalls in Urban Rail and Other Infrastructure 0 0 0 3 0 0 2 18
Curbing Optimism Bias and Strategic Misrepresentation in Planning: Reference Class Forecasting in Practice 0 0 1 14 0 1 7 55
Different cost performance: different determinants? 0 0 0 5 0 1 2 38
Do Road Planners Produce More ‘Honest Numbers’ than Rail Planners? An Analysis of Accuracy in Road‐traffic Forecasts in Cities versus Peripheral Regions 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 10
Does infrastructure investment lead to economic growth or economic fragility? Evidence from China 0 0 6 23 0 4 27 104
How common and how large are cost overruns in transport infrastructure projects? 0 0 0 8 0 1 5 43
Inaccuracy in Traffic Forecasts 0 0 0 4 0 2 2 19
Inaccuracy of traffic forecasts and cost estimates on large transport projects 1 1 2 36 1 2 3 122
Lock-in and its Influence on the Project Performance of Large-Scale Transportation Infrastructure Projects: Investigating the Way in Which Lock-in Can Emerge and Affect Cost Overruns 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Lock-in and its influence on the project performance of large-scale transportation infrastructure projects: investigating the way in which lock-in can emerge and affect cost overruns 0 0 0 27 0 0 0 73
Measuring inaccuracy in travel demand forecasting: methodological considerations regarding ramp up and sampling 0 0 1 30 0 0 7 121
Planning Fallacy or Hiding Hand: Which is the Better Explanation? 0 2 4 5 0 8 18 27
Planning and design of large infrastructure projects 0 0 0 36 0 0 2 82
Policy and Planning for Large-Infrastructure Projects: Problems, Causes, Cures 0 0 2 5 0 0 8 28
Policy and planning for large-infrastructure projects: problems, causes, cures 0 0 1 44 1 2 10 111
Response to Todd Landman 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 33
Should we build more large dams? The actual costs of hydropower megaproject development 1 2 3 12 2 7 16 57
Survival of the unfittest: why the worst infrastructure gets built--and what we can do about it 0 0 1 39 0 1 7 119
The Fallacy of Beneficial Ignorance: A Test of Hirschman’s Hiding Hand 0 2 2 7 0 3 10 30
What Causes Cost Overrun in Transport Infrastructure Projects? 0 1 1 4 0 2 3 16
Total Journal Articles 2 8 26 382 6 40 142 1,364


Chapter File Downloads Abstract Views
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Delusion, Deception and Corruption in Major Infrastructure Projects: Causes, Consequences and Cures 3 7 13 34 4 16 37 92
Introduction: Scope of the Book 0 0 3 7 1 2 8 22
Mega-projects’ cost performance and lock-in: problems and solutions 0 0 2 12 1 3 5 25
Public Planning of Mega-Projects: Overestimation of Demand and Underestimation of Costs 0 1 6 26 3 13 37 84
Total Chapters 3 8 24 79 9 34 87 223


Statistics updated 2019-06-03