How advancing women’s equality can add $12 trillion to global growth
A new McKinsey Global Institute report finds that $12 trillion could be added to global GDP by 2025 by advancing women’s equality.
The new global competition for corporate profits
Executives should brace themselves: a new McKinsey Global Institute report finds that a 30-year period of unprecedented corporate-profit growth is drawing to a close.
South Africa’s bold priorities for inclusive growth
Sluggish growth has left many pessimistic about the country’s economic outlook, but five actions could add 1.1 percent ($87 billion) to annual GDP and create millions of jobs by 2030.
The Internet of Things: Five critical questions
How do industry experts view the development of the Internet of Things, and what would they change?
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...