This is a critical area of development that will impact all aspects of the economy. From a strategy point of view it is important to have a basic understanding of potential impact. The article for study is in the supplements section.
While it is impossible in the the limited time we have to fully explore this complex subject with far reaching consequences it is vital you have some knowledge of this set of technological advances. How will they affect the economy and the corporate landscape? Please see the attached McKinsey article. Answer the following question.
Which major companies are threatened? Why?