Foundations as Kingmakers: The Role of Private Foundations in Setting Global Agendas
Ford Foundation, President
Fellow for Civil Society, Markets, and Democracy, Council on Foreign Relations
Randall L. Stephenson, chairman and chief executive officer of AT&T, discusses the role of mobile technology as a driving force of productivity and business investment as well as AT&T's acquisition of T-Mobile.
Research prepared by the McKinsey Global Institute and McKinsey's Technology, Media and Telecommunications practice offers the first quantitative assessment of the impact of the Internet on GDP and growth, while also considering the most relevant tools governments and businesses can use to get the most benefit from the digital transformation.