Econ Focus

Second Quarter 2013

Green Jobs: Not a Black and White Issue

Is saving the environment the best way to boost employment?

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Related Links

Bureau of Labor Statistics Green Jobs program

Muro, Mark, Jonathan Rothwell, and Devashree Saha. "Sizing the Clean Economy: A National and Regional Green Jobs Assessment." Brookings Institution, July 13, 2011.

Pollin, Robert, Heidi Garrett-Peltier, James Heintz, and Helen Scharber. "Green Recovery: A Program to Create Good Jobs and Start Building a Low-Carbon Economy." Political Economy Research Institute and the Center for American Progress, September 2008.

Strand, Jon, and Michael Toman. "'Green Stimulus,' Economic Recovery, and Long-Term Sustainable Development." World Bank Policy Research Working Paper no. 5163, January 2010.

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