Full employment grows the economy while giving workers a better bargaining position. By using macroeconomic policies to steer the economy to high employment and robust wage growth, we can also help reduce inequity, spur economic development, and expand the availability of good-paying jobs for all Americans.

Employ America is a macroeconomic policy research and advocacy organization committed to achieving and sustaining full employment outcomes. We focus on (1) Federal Reserve policies and personnel, (2) fiscal policies that support high rates of employment and investment, and (3) a range of industrial-level policies geared towards lowering inflation and strengthening economic growth. When employers compete for labor, wages rise, racial employment gaps narrow, and workers have more opportunities.

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