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Poorer than their parents? A new perspective on income inequality

– The real incomes of about two-thirds of households in 25 advanced economies were flat or fell between 2005 and 2014. Without action, this phenomenon could have corrosive economic and social consequences.

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Can Latin America reignite growth by connecting with consumers?

– The region needs to build a more diversified and sustainable economic base, focusing on consumers as the pivotal driver of growth... both globally and at home.
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How social tools can reshape the organization

– Not all social technologies bring equal benefits. In a new survey, respondents say the most valuable tools make it easier for... employees to collaborate—and could even transform the way organizations work.
Report - McKinsey Global Institute

Realizing gender equality’s $12 trillion economic opportunity

– Investing in access to essential services and reducing the gap in labor-force participation rates could significantly expand the... global economy by 2025.
Report - McKinsey Global Institute

Why investors may need to lower their sights

– The forces that have driven exceptional investment returns over the past 30 years are weakening, and even reversing. It may be... time for investors to lower their expectations.
Report - McKinsey Global Institute

The power of parity: Advancing women's equality in the United States

– Every state and city in the United States has the opportunity to further gender parity, which could add $4.3 trillion to the country’s... economy in 2025.
Report - McKinsey Global Institute

Secular stagnation and low investment: Breaking the vicious cycle—a discussion paper

– Discussion paper: Ultra-low interest rates have failed to spark investment and economic demand. What can be done?
Report - McKinsey Global Institute

Urban world: The global consumers to watch

– Dramatic demographic shifts are transforming the world’s consumer landscape. Our new research finds just three groups of... consumers are set to generate half of global urban consumption growth from 2015 to 2030.
Podcast - McKinsey Global Institute

Exploding digital flows in a deeply connected world

– While global trade in goods remains flat, the cross-border flows of data are growing rapidly in an increasingly interconnected... world, stimulating global efficiency and productivity.
Commentary - McKinsey Global Institute

Solving Europe’s economic conundrum

– How should policy makers undertake the reforms necessary to revitalize the continent’s economy and restore the confidence of voters?... The McKinsey Global Institute wants your ideas.
Interview - McKinsey Global Institute

How India’s largest private bank fosters gender equality

– ICICI Bank managing director and CEO Chanda Kochhar talks about the future of women in India and how the company is seeking to... ensure its female employees thrive.
Report - McKinsey Global Institute

Digital globalization: The new era of global flows

– Soaring flows of data and information now generate more economic value than the global goods trade.

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