Nearly half of the jobs supported by climate and infrastructure investment and rebalancing trade would be good middle-class jobs in manufacturing and construction: Industry shares of jobs supported by trade rebalancing and by infrastructure and climate investments

Agriculture, mining, utilities Construction Manufacturing  Services
Climate and infrastructure 2.4% 12.6% 33.1% 51.9%
Rebalancing trade 21.2% 1.3% 39.5% 38.0%

Source: EPI analysis of jobs supported by industry from the $2 trillion investment and trade-balancing program outlined in Scott, Mokhiber, and Perez 2020.

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