Growth & Opportunity Framing Paper

by | May 8, 2014

Published in May 2014, Growth & Opportunity: A framework for stronger, more equitable local and regional economies distills the growing body of research indicating a link between economic inequality and economic growth, and offers up a “Growth & Opportunity” framework as a lens through which practitioners might think about collaborative approaches to address this issue. This three-tiered framework asserts that sustained growth can only come through “good” job growth (job creation), a workforce prepared for the jobs of today and tomorrow (job preparation), and tighter connectivity between jobs and workers (job access).  

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