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The impact of today’s rapidly changing economic and technological landscape—combined with the long-term implications of an ageing population, climate change, and globalization—implicates everything from how education and health care systems need to evolve, to how governments are funded. Not only will governments have to play a big role in helping citizens and institutions adapt, they also need to look at how governments of the future need to be structured to deliver to citizens. Explore BCG's latest thought leadership to learn how governments of the future can deliver more with less.


Agile as the Next Government Revolution

As governments struggle to meet citizens’ demands, agile could unleash the productivity dividends lying dormant within today’s public-sector workforce.

Well-Being Trends over the Past Decade

Well-Being Trends over the Past Decade

It’s been a turbulent time, but BCG’s 2018 Sustainable Economic Development Assessment offers some surprising good news: the well-being of people around the world has been improving.

Now Is the Time for Governments to Deliver Citizen-Centric Reform

BCG's President and CEO explores the new reality of aligning government services with the distinct needs of individual citizens and communities.

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Rich
Chief Executive Officer
New York

The Power of an Activist PMO in Driving Agency Transformations

To meet new imperatives, agencies and departments need PMOs that actively lead transformative change. Here's how high-performing, activist PMOs get it right.

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Sharon
Senior Partner & Managing Director; Global Client Team Chair
Washington, DC

Growing Australia's share of the digital economy pie: Five things government can do to help

Australia is at a critical juncture in the development of its digital economic strategy, but we will need to invest significantly to get ahead, explains BCG partner Miguel Carrasco.

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Miguel
Senior Partner & Managing Director
Sydney

Three Steps Toward Ensuring Critical Shared Services Capacity at US Federal Agencies

BCG's Steven Williams explains how federal agencies that aspire to become high-performing shared services providers must invest to handle higher volumes of work and tasks of greater complexity.

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Steven
Knowledge Business Director - Public Sector
Washington, D.C.

How governments should rise to the challenge of disruption

The global leader of BCG's Public Sector practice explains why government must be willing to embrace fresh—even radical—thinking to succeed in today's digital world.

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Vincent
Senior Partner & Managing Director; Global Leader, Public Sector Practice
Singapore

Public Sector in Middle East

What Matters Most to Saudi Arabia’s Youth?

What Matters Most to Saudi Arabia’s Youth?

A BCG survey points to opportunities for policy makers and business leaders to design initiatives targeted at improving the lives of Saudi Arabia’s youth, who constitute a growing segment.

Towards A Broader View of National Performance

There’s a fundamental societal shift underway—and many governments are missing it. National decision makers and government leaders are still mainly relying on the product equivalent to assess policy performance, failing to consider the equivalent of consumer experience--the well-being of citizens. The growth of Gross Domestic Product is indeed the most common national performance metric—used by governments and widely tracked by international organizations and the media.

Public Sector - Why Startups Dont Bid on Government Contracts

Why Startups Don’t Bid on Government Contracts

Startups are revolutionizing nearly every segment of the US economy. To partner with more of these companies, the government must communicate with them more effectively and modify its approach to contracting.

Centre for Public Impact

How are governments transforming lives and achieving positive impact? Explore our interviews, articles, briefing bulletins, and podcasts from around the world.

The Future of Work Is the Future of Education

The Future of Work Is the Future of Education

Government Service Is Customer Service

How Governments Can Overcome the Challenge of Providing More For Less

Helping Cities Fund Their Future

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