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India could boost its GDP by $770 billion by just treating women better

Suneera Tandon
India could boost its GDP by $770 billion by just treating women better

India, the world’s fastest-growing major economy, could do a lot better if only it treated its women better. The country could add up to $770 billion—more than 18%—to its GDP by 2025, simply by giving equal opportunities to women, according to an April 23 report by the McKinsey Global Institute. McKinsey estimates that a higher…