This report forms part of Ovum’s Digital Economy 2025 series and provides a broad political, macroeconomic, social, and environmental context.
Political and economic power will shift. Political power will follow economic influence, with China and South-East Asia becoming particularly dominant. In contrast, Europe’s influence will continue to wane.
The world of work will be transformed. Technology and generational shifts will transform working life in many more segments than seen to date. Working life will become more flexible and collaborative, blurring the distinction between work and home life.
An aging, more urban population will demand greater efficiency. Improved life expectancy will lead to an aging population. Rural–urban migration will also continue.
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