How artificial intelligence can deliver real value to companies
Companies new to the space can learn a great deal from early adopters who have invested billions into AI and are now beginning to reap a range of benefits.
Technology, jobs, and the future of work
Automation, digital platforms, and other innovations are changing the fundamental nature of work. Understanding these shifts can help policy makers, business leaders, and workers move forward.
The brightening mood of European business—and what it means for investment
Executives are increasingly optimistic about the region’s business outlook, but new survey results suggest more work is needed to instill confidence and stability. A few measures could help.
What’s now and next in analytics, AI, and automation
Innovations in digitization, analytics, artificial intelligence, and automation are creating performance and productivity opportunities for business and the economy, even as they reshape employment...
Artificial intelligence: Implications for China
The country is becoming a hub for global AI development. Five priorities can help China harness AI for productivity growth and prepare for the societal shifts it may unleash.
China’s role in the next phase of globalization
The country could exert leadership in seeking to preserve globalization’s benefits while addressing its downsides.
How to counter three threats to growth in Latin America
The region needs to remove obstacles to competitiveness, pursue digitization, raise skills, and improve economic fundamentals.
New insights into the slowdown in US productivity growth
Can the productivity puzzle be solved? Fresh analysis examines the issue and highlights opportunities for companies and policy makers to act on.
New priorities for the European Union at 60
As the EU faces an inflection point, its response to three global forces will shape the path forward.
Reinventing construction through a productivity revolution
To transform the sector, action is needed in seven areas or through broader adoption of mass-production approaches.
How technology is reshaping supply and demand for natural resources
The ways we consume energy and produce commodities are changing. This transformation could benefit the global economy, but resource producers will have to adapt to stay competitive.
Where companies with a long-term view outperform their peers
Our new Corporate Horizon Index provides systematic evidence that a long-term approach can lead to superior performance for revenue and earnings, investment, market capitalization, and job creation.
Harnessing automation for a future that works
Automation is happening, and it will bring substantial benefits to businesses and economies worldwide, but it won’t arrive overnight. A new McKinsey Global Institute report finds realizing...
The age of analytics: Competing in a data-driven world
Big data’s potential just keeps growing. Taking full advantage means companies must incorporate analytics into their strategic vision and use it to make better, faster decisions.
Global migration’s impact and opportunity
Migration has become a flashpoint for debate in many countries. But McKinsey Global Institute research finds that it generates significant economic benefits—and more effective integration of...