Full employment grows the economy while giving workers a better bargaining position. By running the economy hot, we can reduce inequality while also spurring economic development and helping ensure all Americans can find good jobs.
Employ America is a research and advocacy organization fighting for full employment. We focus on Federal Reserve policy and personnel, as well as fiscal and monetary policy targeted to increase employment, wages and job quality. When employers compete for labor, wages rise, racial employment gaps narrow, and workers have more opportunities.
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