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Unlocking the potential of the Internet of Things
If policy makers and businesses get it right, linking the physical and digital worlds could generate up to $11.1 trillion a year in economic value by 2025.
A window of opportunity for Europe
The region could achieve economic growth of 2 to 3 percent annually by undertaking supply-side reforms and boosting investment and job-creation efforts.
How do you govern a disrupted world?
Seismic economic shifts are placing new demands on governments globally.
How a private-sector transformation could revive Japan
A new McKinsey Global Institute report details how a private-sector productivity initiative could create new growth opportunities for individual companies and launch a “fourth arrow” of reform for...
Debt and (not much) deleveraging
A new McKinsey Global Institute report finds global debt has grown by $57 trillion since 2007, posing new risks to financial stability and global economic growth.
Can long-term global growth be saved?
Without action, global economic growth will almost halve in the next 50 years. A new McKinsey Global Institute report offers a solution: a dramatic improvement in productivity.
India’s tech opportunity: Transforming work, empowering people
A dozen disruptive technologies can add up to $1 trillion in GDP by 2025 and help bring millions of Indians up the MGI Empowerment Line.
How the world could better fight obesity
If the prevalence of obesity continues on its rising trend, almost half of the world’s adult population could be overweight or obese by 2030, imposing even greater personal, social, and economic...
Three paths to sustained economic growth in Southeast Asia
Southeast Asia could increase productivity and create billions in economic value by 2030, a new McKinsey Global Institute report explains.
Tackling the world’s affordable housing challenge
A third of urban dwellers—1.6 billion people—could struggle to secure decent housing by 2025. A new report from the McKinsey Global Institute details four approaches that could help. A related...
Global flows in a digital age
The movement of goods and services, finance, and people has reached previously unimagined levels. Global flows are creating new degrees of connectedness among economies—and playing an ever-larger...
India’s path from poverty to empowerment
A new report from the McKinsey Global Institute finds that while India has reduced its official poverty rate, more than half a billion people lack the means to meet their basic needs. Policy makers...