Reimagining India brings together leading thinkers from around the world to explore the challenges and opportunities faced by one of the most important and least understood nations on earth. Indiaas abundance of lifeavibrant, chaotic, and tumultuousahas long been its foremost asset. The nationas rising economy and burgeoning middle class have earned India a place alongside China as one of the worldas two indispensable emerging markets. At the same time, Indiaas tech-savvy entrepreneurs and rapidly globalizing firms are upending key sectors of the world econAsomy. But what is Indiaas true potential? And what can be done to unlock it? McKinsey a Company has pulled in wisdom from many cornersasocial and cultural as well as ecoAsnomic and politicalato launch a feisty debate about the future of Asiaas aother superpower.a Reimagining India features an all-star cast of contributors, including CNNas Fareed Zakaria; Mukesh Ambani, CEO of Indiaas largest private conglomerate; Microsoft founder Bill Gates; Google chairman Eric Schmidt; Harvard Business School dean Nitin Nohria; award-winning authors Suketu Mehta (Maximum City), Edward Luce (In Spite of the Gods), and Patrick French (India: A Portrait); Nandan Nilekani, Infosys cofounder and chairman of the Unique Identification Authority of India; and a host of other leading executives, entrepreneurs, economists, foreign policy experts, jourAsnalists, historians, and cultural luminaries. These essays explore topics like the strengths and weaknesses of Indiaas political system, growth prospects for Indiaas economy, the competitiveness of Indian firms, Indiaas rising international profile, and the rapid evolution of Indiaas culture. Over the next decade India has the opportunity to show the rest of the developAsing world how open, democratic societies can achieve high growth and shared prosperity. Contributors offer creative strategies for seizing that opportunity. But they also offer a frank assessment of the risks that Indiaas social and political fractures will instead thwart progress, condemning hundreds of millions of people to enduring poverty. Reimagining India is a critical resource for readAsers seeking to understand how this vast and vital nation is changingaand how it promises to change the world around us.These essays explore topics like the strengths and weaknesses of Indiaas political system, growth prospects for Indiaas economy, the competitiveness of Indian firms, Indiaas rising international profile, and the rapid evolution of ...
|Author||:||McKinsey & Company, Inc.|
|Publisher||:||Simon and Schuster - 2013-11-19|