Risk Management Publications

2016

  1. 25 Truths about M&A: Insights from the 3rd Annual Corporate Development Conference

    December 2016 | Conference KeyNotes

    Although mergers & acquisitions activity in early 2016 declined from 2015’s record levels, nearly half of CEOs expect to conduct a domestic transaction this year, and a third expect to do a cross-border deal. 

  2. Research Report: The Federal Budget Deficit and the Public Debt—Dealing with a Lurking Problem

    December 2016 | Committee for Economic Development

    CED warns that the nation’s debt is becoming a critical threat to the US world leadership and prosperity. This report covers the history of the debt, its detrimental effects, and workable, balanced solutions.

  3. Policy Brief: The Federal Budget Deficit and the Public Debt—Dealing with a Lurking Problem

    December 2016 | Committee for Economic Development

    US finances are on an unsustainable path, with annual deficits adding to the debt at a pace exceeding the rate of growth of the economy. In this policy brief, CED recommends practical solutions to the problem.

  4. 25 Truths about Talent Acquisition: Insights from the 3rd Annual Talent Acquisition Conference

    November 2016 | Conference KeyNotes

    Talent acquisition is no longer a support function—it is a strategic partner that can help a company make money. Attracting the right people is the big challenge.

  5. Help Wanted: What Looming Labor Shortages Mean for Your Business

    April 2016 | Key Business Issues

    A prolonged labor shortage looms over many industries in the United States and across the globe, threatening hiring, retention, and profits, but few companies are prepared to deal with it.

2015

  1. Emerging Practices in Cyber Risk Governance

    October 2015 | Key Business Issues

    This report explores the lessons of the massive cyber hacks of Target, JP Morgan Chase, Anthem, and Sony and outlines best practices for proactive cyber risk governance.

  2. Emerging Practices in Cyber Risk Governance (CEO Strategic Implications)

    October 2015 | Key Business Issues

    Is your company at risk for a cyber security breach? This report explores the impact of hacks of Target, Sony, JP Morgan, and Anthem and makes recommendations for better cyber risk governance.

  3. Emerging Practices in Cyber Risk Governance (CFO Strategic Implications)

    October 2015 | Key Business Issues

    This report explores best practices for cyber risk governance and implications for CFOs based on case studies of companies that have protected themselves and those that have suffered massive hacks.

  4. Emerging Practices in Cyber Risk Governance (General Counsel Strategic Implications)

    October 2015 | Key Business Issues

    Cyber attackers are increasingly sophisticated. Is your cyber risk governance structure a match? This report features case studies of cyber security breaches and outlines best practices for cyber risk governance.

  5. Next Frontier for Boards: Oversight of Risk Culture

    June 2015 | Director Notes

    This report provides board members an overview of new risk oversight expectations, outlines potential handicaps they may encounter, and offers suggestions for overseeing their company’s risk culture.