Employment and Growth

How to drive economic growth and create jobs

Economic growth

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New priorities for the European Union at 60

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Harnessing automation for a future that works

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Global migration’s impact and opportunity

Company growth


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China Brief: The state of the economy

– Welcome to the first edition of China Brief. In this series, linked to our monthly podcast, McKinsey on China,... our China-based partners share the latest insights from this dynamic market.
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The tougher competitors in emerging markets

– Companies in developing economies are becoming battle hardened as they vie for growth and plug into advanced technologies. Wealth... is piling up in areas of economic vitality.
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Thomas L. Friedman: Lifting people back into the middle class

– James Manyika and the New York Times foreign affairs columnist discuss what it will take to restore high-wage jobs in... the face of technological disruption.
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Thomas L. Friedman: Why I’m optimistic

– There’s reason to be hopeful about our future. The New York Times columnist explains why in a conversation with... James Manyika.
Video - McKinsey Global Institute

Thomas L. Friedman: Why simple fixes don’t work anymore

– One-word answers are not enough in today’s complex world, when people have differing priorities as citizens, consumers,... and workers.

How governments in emerging economies can help boost and sustain growth

– A focus on public-sector efficiency and competitive dynamics for companies are keys to outperformance.

Eurozone unemployment falls to a ten-year low

– McKinsey’s latest Global Economics Intelligence report reveals a postcrisis high in eurozone employment, brightening the... 2019 outlook.
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Five Fifty: Industrial tech

– What will happen when industrial companies fully apply digital, analytics, and IoT technologies to their businesses? An upsurge... in innovation—and value.

Spotting Africa’s opportunities

– Nigerian economist Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala discusses perceived and real risk, as well as ways to harness the improved business environment... and empower women.
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Five Fifty: The industry effect

– What’s the single biggest determinant of how your company performs relative to others? The industry you compete in.

Developing Africa for the next horizon of growth

– Akinwumi Adesina, president of the African Development Bank, discusses the potential for agricultural industrialization, energy... inclusion, and infrastructure upgrade to drive prosperity growth.
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