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How digital finance could boost growth in emerging economies

– Delivering financial services by mobile phone could benefit billions of people by spurring inclusive growth that adds $3.7 trillion to the GDP of emerging economies within a decade.

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Realizing the potential of Africa’s economies

– Africa’s economic fundamentals remain strong, but governments and companies will need to work even harder to keep the region’s economies moving forward.

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.


Jacques Bughin

MGI Director and Senior Partner, Brussels

James Manyika

MGI Director and Senior Partner, San Francisco

Jonathan Woetzel

MGI Director and Senior Partner, Shanghai

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Automation potential and wages for US jobs

In this data visualization McKinsey analyzes the detailed work activities for 750+ occupations in the US to estimate the percentage... of time that could be automated by adapting currently demonstrated technology.

How gender-equal is your country?

MGI examines gender equality across 15 indicators and 95 countries in this data visualization.


Reports issued by the McKinsey Global Institute are often cited in international media, and MGI authors frequently contribute to leading business publications.
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Emerging demographics are the new emerging markets

– Three key groups of urban consumers with numbers and purchasing power are the ones to shape the consumer landscape over the next... 15 years, write Richard Dobbs, Jaana Remes and Jonathan Woetzel in Harvard Business Review.
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These are the jobs least likely to go to robots

– Changes in the workplace brought about by automation will be more nuanced than simple choice between human and robot, write James... Manyika, Michael Chui, and Mehdi Miremadi in Fortune.

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