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Jonathan Woetzel
Jonathan Woetzel
Jonathan Woetzel is head of the McKinsey Global Institute in Asia.

Asia’s massive economic bloc is growing in a complementary fashion, with more regional investments and collaborations as integration intensifies. But this is no closed shop and opportunities abound for those ready for the ‘Asian Century’.

Efforts to kick-start the North Korean economy that focus on human capital, connectivity and the adoption of market mechanisms could reinvigorate South Korea, too.

Fred Hu and Jonathan Woetzel say Beijing cannot afford to shirk the challenge of raising productivity to address its growth challenges and create long-term prosperity.

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You can’t go a week without hearing of a new acquisition by Baidu, Alibaba or Tencent. While China’s Internet giants have been doing acquisitions for years, the last three months can best be described as a frenzy.