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COVID-19: Implications for business

– Our latest perspectives on the coronavirus outbreak, the twin threats to lives and livelihoods, and how organizations can prepare for the next normal.

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The Future of Work in Japan

Digitization has played a key role in reducing the spread of the virus and promoting a safe recovery. Now, it’s even more critical... to the country’s longer-term economic health.

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COVID-19 in Pharma Commercial: Navigating an uneven recovery

To respond best to the changes driven by the COVID-19 pandemic, pharma companies should consider reorienting their commercial... models to fit the needs of healthcare providers and patients better.

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A new era for industrial R&D in Japan

– Japanese industry once led the world in research, product development, and innovation. It could do so again.
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Climate risk and response: Physical hazards and socioeconomic impacts

– How could Earth’s changing climate impact socioeconomic systems across the world in the next three decades? A yearlong, cross-disciplinary... research effort at McKinsey & Company provides some answers.
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A more effective model for managing change in Japan could accelerate economic growth

– A culturally attuned approach is required.
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How a private-sector transformation could revive Japan

– With its working-age population shrinking, Japan will need to focus on productivity as never before. A major private-sector initiative... to accelerate productivity growth could create a “fourth arrow” of economic reform.
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Rebooting Japan’s mobility market

– Digital players are revamping the country’s taxi industry. These developments could have implications for other places facing... similar economic, demographic, and regulatory trends.
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Change in the Japanese pharmaceutical market: Cradle of innovation or grave of corporate profits?

– Understanding structural shifts in the market can help pharma stakeholders innovate and, ultimately, deliver benefits for patients.
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Digital in chemicals: From technology to impact

– What are the major opportunities from digital in chemicals, and what must leaders do to capture them?
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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.
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The power of parity: Advancing women’s equality in Asia Pacific

– Advancing women’s equality in the countries of Asia Pacific could add $4.5 trillion to their collective annual GDP in 2025,... a 12 percent increase over the business-as-usual trajectory.
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