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Artificial Intelligence, Automation, and Advanced Analytics

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Leading your organization to responsible AI

– Company values can offer a compass for the appropriate application of AI, but CEOs must provide employees with further guidance.
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How governments can harness the power of automation at scale

– Process automation and technologies based on artificial intelligence can bring benefits across numerous functions of government.

Innovation in Government

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Advice from Silicon Valley: How tech-sector practices can promote innovation in government

– Public-sector leaders recently met with leaders from the region’s most innovative companies to learn about their culture... of innovation firsthand. Here’s what they heard.
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Sustaining high performance beyond public-sector pilot projects

– Public institutions can turn remarkable short-term efforts into meaningful long-term results.
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How the public sector can remain agile beyond times of crisis

– Public-sector organizations have shown they can be nimble in a crisis. Focusing on agility could help them keep pace with changing... needs during challenges—and beyond.

Cybersecurity

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Critical infrastructure companies and the global cybersecurity threat

– How the energy, mining, and materials industries can meet the unique challenges of protecting themselves in a digital world.
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Asking the right questions to define government’s role in cybersecurity

– There is no one-size-fits-all approach for governments to manage cybersecurity. But asking some key questions can help leaders... get started.
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A new posture for cybersecurity in a networked world

– As the dangers mount, current approaches aren’t working. Cyberrisk management needs a root-and-branch overhaul.

Digitization of Government

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Defining a public-cloud strategy: An interview with Michael Ørnø, of Denmark’s Statens IT

– Statens IT, the Danish government shared-service center for IT, has established a comprehensive government data center. The next... step is to embrace the opportunities and challenges of the public cloud.
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Digitizing the state: Five tasks for national governments

– Public authorities cannot build great digital services on their own. They need national governments to provide the right conditions... for them to succeed.
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Transforming government through digitization

– By digitizing processes and making organizational changes, governments can enhance services, save money, and improve citizens’... quality of life.

Globalization and Trade

Podcast - McKinsey Global Institute

Globalization’s next chapter

– Globalization isn’t in retreat, but it has morphed into a very different phenomenon, increasingly powered by trade in services... and by intraregional trade.
Report - McKinsey Global Institute

Globalization in transition: The future of trade and value chains

– Global value chains are being reshaped by rising demand and new industry capabilities in the developing world as well as a wave... of new technologies.
Discussion Paper - McKinsey Global Institute

‘Superstars’: The dynamics of firms, sectors, and cities leading the global economy

– Is there a superstar effect? McKinsey Global Institute research uncovers the dynamics of superstar firms, sectors, and cities... in the global economy.

Smart Cities and Security

Report - McKinsey Global Institute

Digital identification: A key to inclusive growth

– New research by the McKinsey Global Institute shows how good digital ID is a new frontier in value creation for individuals and... institutions around the world.
Video - McKinsey Global Institute

How can the private and public sectors work together to create smart cities?

– Smart-city experts share examples of successful public–private partnerships from around the world.
Report - McKinsey Global Institute

Smart cities: Digital solutions for a more livable future

– As cities get smarter, they are becoming more livable and more responsive—and today we are seeing only a preview of what... technology could eventually do in the urban environment.

 The New Age of Public-Private Partnerships

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Collaborating for the common good: Navigating public-private data partnerships

– Public-private data collaboration holds great promise for solving some of society’s toughest challenges, but a holistic... data-governance framework is needed to help build trust and address risks.
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The rising advantage of public-private partnerships

– In the United States, governments are increasingly turning to public-private partnerships (P3s) to implement public infrastructure... works. Here’s why the benefits of P3 for project delivery, not just financing, will continue to shift the market in this direction.
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Promoting cross-sector collaboration: An interview with Penny Pritzker

– The former US secretary of commerce encourages closer stakeholder coordination—and discusses the role of governments in... workforce transformations.

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