I’ve said before that risk assessment is as much art as it is science. There is always a subjective component to risk assessments, and subjectivity is never more evident than when issues are viewed through a political lens.

Richard Chambers, president and CEO of the IIA (Institute of Internal Auditors), discusses the dangers that risk assessments may hold when applied directly to politics, and has a few words of caution for internal auditors on the consideration of politically charged global risk assessments. Read more here!