McKinsey Report on Open Data

The McKinsey & Co. Global Institute has released an interesting report titled “Open Data: Unlocking Innovation and Performance” which covers the potential of opening up data (particularly government data) across a number of sectors, including education. Pointers to the executive summary and the full report, plus some related audio materials, can be found at


Clifford Lynch
Director, CNI


  1. […] and that a lot of the openness agenda is currently being driven on faith. Studies such as the recent McKinsey report which attempts to estimate the potential economic value of open data across seven domains are far […]

Last updated:  Thursday, October 31st, 2013