Talent-Driven Economic Development
Talent Development

Talent-Driven Economic Development

A new vision and agenda for regional and state economies

Posted: Oct. 14, 2019
Author(s): Joseph Parilla, Sifan Liu
Organization(s): Metropolitan Policy Program, Brookings

A Brookings report finds that economies grow when they develop and deploy their people in ways that maximize their productive potential. Also, private-sector hiring and training norms have shifted in ways that undermine inclusive talent development and deployment.