A strategic approach to climate action in cities—focused acceleration
Prioritizing efforts in four areas could help cities achieve 90 to 100 percent of the emissions reductions needed by 2030.
Public–private collaborations for transforming urban mobility
Partnerships that let cities take advantage of new mobility services should make urban transportation more accessible, affordable, and efficient.
From ‘why’ to ‘why not’: Sustainable investing as the new normal
More institutional investors recognize environmental, social, and governance factors as drivers of value. The key to investing effectively is to integrate these factors across the investment process.
Housing affordability: A supply-side tool kit for cities
Global housing stock has not expanded quickly enough to keep up with a surge in demand, but cities can focus on three supply-side solutions to make progress.
The closest look yet at Chinese economic engagement in Africa
Field interviews with more than 1,000 Chinese companies provide new insights into Africa–China business relationships.
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.
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.
Using blockchain to improve data management in the public sector
It’s not just for financial institutions; government agencies can use this digital ledger technology to protect trusted records and simplify interactions with citizens.
Improving the customer experience to achieve government-agency goals
The benefits of a customer-centric strategy aren’t limited to private-sector businesses. Government agencies at every level can gain by putting the needs and wants of citizens first.
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...
Transforming government through digitization
By digitizing processes and making organizational changes, governments can enhance services, save money, and improve citizens’ quality of life.
Gig economy | Le chance per i nuovi autonomi
Lo studio di McKinsey | Nel mondo oltre 162 milioni di lavoratori indipendenti. Per il 14% è una soluzione di ripiego.
Lavoratori indipendenti? È la nuova «età del jazz»
Uno studio del McKinsey Global Institute rivela che la Gig Economy è molto più ampia di quanto si pensasse.
Independent work: Choice, necessity, and the gig economy
The McKinsey Global Institute examines all the ways people are earning income, as well as the challenges independent work presents.
MGI Essay Prize: Crowdsourcing ideas for revitalizing growth in Europe
After receiving several hundred essay submissions on how to pump life into Europe’s economy, the judges awarded prizes in a McKinsey Global Institute contest.