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The McKinsey Global Institute (MGI), the business and economics research arm of McKinsey, was established in 1990 to develop a deeper understanding of the evolving global economy. MGI's mission is to provide leaders in the commercial, public, and social sectors with the facts and insights on which to base management and policy decisions.
Mobile Financial Services

A Major Potential Revenue Opportunity for Mobile Financial Services

Simplifying assumption that revenues are 2% of volume. Source: The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation; McKinsey analysis. Sub-Saharan Africa offers tantalizing potential for mobile financial services,...
Africa-United States Ties

Lions Go Global: Deepening Africa’s Ties to the United States

Africa is the world’s second-fastest growing economic region, yet United States engagement with the continent is lagging. There’s an opportunity to change that. The White...
Internet Transformation In Africa

Lions Go Digital: The Transformative Potential Of The Internet in Africa

Following a decade of rapid urbanization and strong economic growth, Africa is going digital. While just 16 percent of the continent’s one billion people...
Africa’s Growth

Africa’s Path to Tremendous Growth: Sector by Sector

Africa’s story isn’t entirely about the extractive industries. Seven articles examine the future of a wide range of sectors. Although Africa’s growth prospects are bright,...
African Consumer

McKinsey Report:The Rise of the African Consumer

By now, most investors and businesses know about the tremendous potential of Africa—the world’s second-fastest-growing region, topped only by emerging Asia. But it may...

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