02 December 2016

With ambiguity one of the few constants in today’s complex world, Professor Paolo Quattone asks why our management decision making still focus on certainty.

Delivering this year’s prestigious P D Leake lecture to the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) he argues the case for accounting to stimulate creativity and reasoning through questioning and interrogation, rather than striving to account for “one version of the truth.”