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Light Touch Identification of Cost/Risk in Complex Socio-Technical Systems. / Eleftheriou, Iliada; Embury, Suzanne; Brass, Andrew.

Proceedings of the 10th IFIP WG 8.1 working conference on the Practice of Enterprise Modeling . Vol. 305 2017.

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Eleftheriou, I, Embury, S & Brass, A 2017, Light Touch Identification of Cost/Risk in Complex Socio-Technical Systems. in Proceedings of the 10th IFIP WG 8.1 working conference on the Practice of Enterprise Modeling . vol. 305. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-70241-4_5

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Eleftheriou, I., Embury, S., & Brass, A. (2017). Light Touch Identification of Cost/Risk in Complex Socio-Technical Systems. In Proceedings of the 10th IFIP WG 8.1 working conference on the Practice of Enterprise Modeling (Vol. 305) https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-70241-4_5

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Eleftheriou I, Embury S, Brass A. Light Touch Identification of Cost/Risk in Complex Socio-Technical Systems. In Proceedings of the 10th IFIP WG 8.1 working conference on the Practice of Enterprise Modeling . Vol. 305. 2017 https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-70241-4_5

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Eleftheriou, Iliada ; Embury, Suzanne ; Brass, Andrew. / Light Touch Identification of Cost/Risk in Complex Socio-Technical Systems. Proceedings of the 10th IFIP WG 8.1 working conference on the Practice of Enterprise Modeling . Vol. 305 2017.

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