China vs. US spend on infrastructure

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The key takeway of this report seems like a total palmface. It’s like a game of madlibs.

Our findings indicate that even the most advanced ______ has significant room to learn from each other and to build stronger capabilities and institutions. Virtually every ______ needs to build expertise and establish the right organizational structures for developing critical skills and sharing best practices. This effort can pay remarkable dividends, since ______ influences the quality of life for citizens everywhere and paves the way to productivity, growth, and competitiveness.

This blurb could be applied to any industry. And yet, madlib yourself silly with the words “infrastructural entity”… and it’s just so true.

Bridging global infrastructure gaps

Source: McKinsey Global Institute June 2016