Our Commitment to Inclusive, Equitable Workplaces
Our President & CEO, Gary A. Officer, calls on individuals, employers, and our society as a whole to create workplaces where every person is valued and respected. Read his full statement about generating the innovative, fundamental, and systemic changes that create pathways to economic opportunities for all Americans.
Our Call for Inclusive, Equitable Workplaces

New Report: Growing Cities that Work for All

June 30, 2019

A capability-based approach to regional economic competitiveness

Although today’s U.S. labor market is strong and unemployment is low, many working-age Americans remain marginalized.

Brookings Map
Brookings Economic Complexity Indices Map

As communities across the country grapple with the challenges of an ever-evolving labor market, this report from The Brookings Institution provides a framework for local leaders to grow good jobs through industrial development strategies that are based on their regions’ unique capabilities.

Read this important report