Build Back Better: Rebooting the U.S. Economy After COVID-19

As Congress contemplates how to provide economic relief and create desperately needed employment opportunities for millions of Americans suffering as a result of the economic havoc wrought by the COVID-19 pandemic, lawmakers have the chance to ensure that we build back better, in ways that create millions of well-paying jobs, spur billions in economic growth, and advance a low-carbon economy. Research shows that smart climate action is not only good for but essential to economic growth. These objectives must go hand in hand.

World Resources Institute offers lawmakers expert guidance and analysis to develop low-carbon, resilient investments in key sectors that can create jobs and rebuild the economy.