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Private vs Public Sector - Internal Audit
A perspective on why is it that public sector agencies are unable to obtain the benefits from an internal audit function as private sector agencies do. Do public sector agencies want to obtain these benefits or are they unwilling to take the necessary steps regardless of the opportunity costs involved? We consider this issue in this article.
This article by Dr. Simon Longstaff of the St. James Ethics Centre considers some of the elements of an effective internal audit function. If you are interested in revamping your internal audit function it will be worth your time to not only read this article but bring it to the attention of your senior executives.
The Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) have changed The Standards for a number of reasons. In this powerpoint article you can read about why it's been changed and what aspects have been changed.
Well as much as the external audit and the internal audit functions have vastly different roles to play in the corporate governance of organisations, more and more we see the public accounting firms are offering internal audit services. This can only mean increased attention on the internal audit profession and more opportunitites for practicing internal auditors. You will find this article quite interesting.