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McKinsey on Finance

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McKinsey on Finance is a quarterly publication written by experts and practitioners in McKinsey and Company's Corporate Finance practice. This publication offers readers insights into value-creating strategies and the translation of those strategies into company performance. McKinsey on Finance articles are available online at www.mckinseyquarterly.com.


Overcoming a bias against risk

August 27th, 2012

Episode 89 of 125 episodes

Midlevel managers making routine investment decisions are often too risk averse. In aggregate, they can shift an entire company’s risk profile. Promoting an organization-wide attitude toward risk can help.