Auditing and Financial Management:
Preparing the Accountability Profession for 21st Century Challenges
GAO-08-1017CG: Published: Jul 8, 2008. Publicly Released: Jul 8, 2008.
This a Comptroller General presentation given to the Institute of Internal Auditors' 2008 International Conference in San Francisco, CA on July 8, 2008. Major topics of this presentation include: gauging current and emerging challenges, potential fiscal outcomes, federal information security weaknesses, ways to strengthen the accountability profession, and GAO's goals for establishing government auditing standards.