Jobs We Need
When global companies invest in the United States, they bring much more than capital and the jobs it creates. These employers provide expertise and resources that benefit U.S. workers and local communities across the country. In fact, it may surprise you to learn that Americans connected to global companies earn higher wages and benefits than the economy-wide average. This report, which provides new data on the impact that foreign direct investment (FDI) has on workers in all 50 states, underscores the importance for policymakers of recognizing how global investment makes us more economically competitive.