Brookings – State Resilience and Recovery: Strategies to reduce inequality and promote prosperity by creating better places

This report discusses the importance of addressing economic inequities across the United States by focusing in on specific regions, due to the vast disparities that exist in certain places over others. State policies are crucial in this endeavor because of their ability to make investments in local communities. Additionally, putting special focus on building stronger neighborhoods will aid in promoting health and wellbeing, creating opportunities for economic growth, and bolstering interconnected and inclusive communities.