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The power of parity: Advancing gender equality in the Dutch labor market

– Bridging the gender gap in the Dutch labor market brings significant opportunities both for individuals and the wider economy.
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Shaping the future of work in Europe’s 9 digital front-runner countries

– Our research shows significant value in embracing AI and automation for the Northern European countries, but sees a requirement... for new skill sets among employees and a policy response around education, training, and the social contract.
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Energy transition: Mission (im)possible for industry?

– Dutch industrial companies have a key role to play in repositioning the Netherlands to thrive in a low-carbon future. Despite... technological challenges and the pressure of global competition, it is possible for them to lower their greenhouse-gas emissions in line with European goals.
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Scaling the impact of the social enterprise sector

– The number of social enterprises in The Netherlands has grown by more than 2,000 in the past five years. But very few aim for... the type of scale that would actually solve the societal issue they address. What is holding them back?
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Accelerating the energy transition: cost or opportunity?

– Transforming the Netherlands' energy system could provide a boost to the economy while lowering greenhouse-gas emissions in line... with European goals.

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How the global supply landscape for meat protein will evolve

– Changes in global meat consumption will be driven by local growth patterns. But opportunities still abound for companies that... master the tools to understand the market’s shifting dynamics.
Interactive - McKinsey Quarterly

Five Fifty: Emerging outperformers

– Does the recent turbulence in emerging markets mean global growth will slow? New research suggests otherwise. 
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How states can improve well-being for all children, from birth to age five

– State governments have a unique opportunity to improve children’s developmental trajectories. An integrated approach can... help.
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McKinsey Quarterly pocket edition

– Explores how leaders can build a corporate culture in harmony with analytics efforts, suggests how to unleash agile teams, and... discusses the importance of maintaining employees’ health and well-being.
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Taking the measure of product development

– Is the way you measure product-development performance harming your company’s health? New research suggests that it might... be.
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Cracking down on government fraud with data analytics

– New data tools are giving government agencies the upper hand in taming fraud, waste, and abuse. Lessons from scaled approaches... show how to capture the hundreds of billions of dollars at stake.
Commentary - Financial Times

Emerging markets can still drive global growth

– Never mind the recent turbulence—emerging-market fundamentals remain sound.
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How developing economies can get more out of their infrastructure budgets

– Governments in developing economies often lack the capacity to conduct thorough reviews of proposed capital projects. A streamlined... approach can identify those ready for funding.
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Seven rules to crack the code on revenue synergies in M&A

– Companies pursuing revenue synergies can’t take them for granted. Leaders need a clear grasp of where those synergies lie—and... the persistence to capture them.
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The Operations 4.0 podcast: More technology, more human

– Operations 4.0 builds on technology to deliver major productivity and performance improvement. But human beings are at least as... important for sustained Ops 4.0 success.
Executive Briefing - McKinsey Global Institute

The promise and challenge of the age of artificial intelligence

– AI promises considerable economic benefits, even as it disrupts the world of work. These three priorities will help achieve... good outcomes.
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