Exploring the Efficient Frontier

Herrick, R.C.
August 1997
Risk Management (00355593);Aug97, Vol. 44 Issue 8, p23
Trade Publication
As the move toward operating on an international business continues, more and more firms can be considered global businesses. The growth in global trading produces a number of shifts in the characteristics of a firm that can influence its traditional risk management practices. One of the first changes a firm must address is a shift in its risk profile. New jurisdictions and regulations, the inherent political risks of multinational business and the difficulty of maintaining command and control structures internationally can increase a firm's overall riskiness and uncertainty about its results.


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