International

How to Use the World Economic Forum’s Cybersecurity Principles

How to Use the World Economic Forum’s Cybersecurity Principles

Ten best practices for boards of directors and the C-suite to take a holistic, risk-based approach to cyberrisk.

 
Risk Uprising: Navigating Today’s Political Turmoil

Risk Uprising: Navigating Today’s Political Turmoil

Brexit, Donald Trump’s election and other dramatic developments have moved political risks to the top of many corporate agendas.

 
Worked to Death

Worked to Death

Businesses in Japan are increasingly trying to grapple with the phenomenon known as “karoshi,” or death from excessive overtime.

 
Notepad: Risk in Review – May

Notepad: Risk in Review – May

North Carolina’s bathroom bill repeal, the Atlantic hurricane season outlook and more.

 
The Infrastructure Investment Gap

The Infrastructure Investment Gap

The United States spends only 2.5% of its GDP on infrastructure.

 
Peer Pressure: Is Peer-to-Peer Insurance a Fad or the Future?

Peer Pressure: Is Peer-to-Peer Insurance a Fad or the Future?

New peer-to-peer insurance companies are trying to reinvent the industry. Are these models a passing fad or the future of insurance?

 
Six Cyber Issues for the Trump Administration

Six Cyber Issues for the Trump Administration

Cybersecurity threats present a number of policy challenges for the new president.

 
Low Margins Put Shipping at Risk

Low Margins Put Shipping at Risk

Market conditions in the shipping industry may mean crises for cargo companies.

 
Traveling with Uncertainty

Traveling with Uncertainty

Managing the fallout from Trump’s travel ban.

 
Hacking Cars

Hacking Cars

Automotive cyberrisk is not just about autonomous vehicles—today’s cars and trucks, like any other ­internet-connected devices, are
vulnerable to being hacked.

 
Accountability Abroad

Accountability Abroad

A new focus by international prosecutors aims to hold more companies and executives responsible for human rights violations in the developing world.

 
Year in Risk 2016

Year in Risk 2016

A review of some of the most important risk events of the year can help risk professionals guide their organizations toward future success.

 
Terror Tech

Terror Tech

From defense contractors to tech startups, a number of companies are creating new technology to deploy in the ongoing fight against terrorism.

 
Samsung’s Vertical Integration Challenges

Samsung’s Vertical Integration Challenges

A massive recall of exploding phones highlights lesser-known and undervalued supply chain risks.

 
EU Firms Complacent on Cyberrisk

EU Firms Complacent on Cyberrisk

While the vast majority of large businesses report suffering a breach, many are notably unprepared—and unconcerned—looking forward.