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Solving the puzzle of India’s petrochemical-intermediates shortfall

– The country’s upstream petrochemical and downstream specialties industries are expanding healthily. But a combination of moves will be needed to meet India’s fast-growing demand for petrochemical intermediates.

NO ORDINARY DISRUPTION

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The four global forces breaking all the trends

– The world economy’s operating system is being rewritten. In this exclusive excerpt from the new book No Ordinary Disruption, its authors explain the trends reshaping the world and why leaders must adjust to a new reality.

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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.
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Understanding India’s economic geography

– The country’s economy once again holds promise. To make the most of it, companies must identify growth opportunities at a granular... level.
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A dose of innovation to ease infrastructure strains?

– A huge spending tab looms. The financial pressures will prompt nations to think creatively about their needs.
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A richer world

– Over the past fifty years, GDP per capita has risen dramatically across the globe.
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Economic Conditions Snapshot, June 2014: McKinsey Global Survey results

– While recent elections have revived executives’ optimism in India, those in other emerging markets have concerns about economic... conditions at home and their corporate prospects.
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Making water flow: An interview with Matt Damon and Gary White

– What does it take to get clean water to those who need it? According to the cofounders of Water.org, actor Matt Damon and Gary... White, less than you may think—and the payback is tremendous.
Report - McKinsey Global Institute

India’s path from poverty to empowerment

– India has made encouraging progress in reducing its official poverty rate. But the nation has an opportunity to help more than... half a billion people attain better living standards.
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Changing lives through technology

– Two leading Indian executives—Unique Identification Authority of India chairman Nandan Nilekani and Biocon chairman Kiran... Mazumdar-Shaw—explain how technology is transforming the country.
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Reimagining India: Creating partnerships for the future

– In short excerpts from Reimagining India, two CEOs from very different industries reflect on how global companies can... succeed in India.
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Butter chicken at Birla

– What succeeds at home may not work overseas. The chairman of Aditya Birla Group, Kumar Mangalam Birla, says Indian companies must... be prepared to change long-held traditions if they are to thrive on the global stage.
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Reimagining India: A conversation with Alok Kshirsagar and Gautam Kumra

– Two of McKinsey’s India directors examine the success of companies seeking to expand internationally and recommend how to... turn domestic strength into a global presence.