Future-Ready Economies

Do you know what makes an economy future ready?

10 Most Sustainable Cities in the World

Read how cities across the globe are reducing their environmental footprint.

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Read how cities across the globe are reducing their environmental footprint.

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Journey into the world’s most future-ready cities.

We determined which global cities are best positioned to succeed in tomorrow’s economic landscape. See which urban centers made the cut.

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We determined which global cities are best positioned to succeed in tomorrow’s economic landscape. See which urban centers made the cut.

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Ebook: Future-Ready policy for governments

Read recommendations for how to foster future-ready communities through policy.

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Read recommendations for how to foster future-ready communities through policy.

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The top 50: Ranking future-ready cities

See which cities the Dell Future Ready Economies Model found to be the most future-ready around the world.

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See which cities the Dell Future Ready Economies Model found to be the most future-ready around the world.

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Video: The world’s most future-ready cities

We found and ranked the cities poised to thrive in tomorrow’s economy. See who’s leading the way.

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We found and ranked the cities poised to thrive in tomorrow’s economy. See who’s leading the way.

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What is a future-ready economy?

Discover how changes in technology, commerce and human capital are shaping the future economy.

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Discover how changes in technology, commerce and human capital are shaping the future economy.

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Video: A citizenry makes Stockholm future-ready

See how Stockholm, a small but forward-looking city embraced future-ready technology to build a framework for the future.

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See how Stockholm, a small but forward-looking city embraced future-ready technology to build a framework for the future.

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Twin Cities Video: The land of countless opportunities

The Twin Cities doesn’t rest on its laurels and it’s this spirit that has helped make it one of the most future ready cities in the U.S.

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The Twin Cities doesn’t rest on its laurels and it’s this spirit that has helped make it one of the most future ready cities in the U.S.

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Austin Video: Innovation Texas-style

With a culture that attracts big thinkers and innovators, Austin is fast becoming one of the most future-ready cities in the world.

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With a culture that attracts big thinkers and innovators, Austin is fast becoming one of the most future-ready cities in the world.

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How we arrived at the rankings

IHS economists ranked cities by combing through public and proprietary data in three categories: human capital, commerce and infrastructure.

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IHS economists ranked cities by combing through public and proprietary data in three categories: human capital, commerce and infrastructure.

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