McKinsey Global Institute
Game changers: Five opportunities for US growth and renewal
With the United States mired in a painfully slow recovery from the Great
Recession, some economists project that years of tepid growth may lie ahead.
But this view does not fully account for the resilience and innovative capacity of
the US economy. In this report we identify “game changers”—catalysts that can
spur productivity, boost GDP by hundreds of billions of dollars, and generate
significant numbers of jobs by 2020.