chapter 6 Economic Benefits from Diversity

DOI: 10.1201/9781003340966-6

Economic benefits are the benefits that can be quantified in terms of income, profits, revenues, etc. Diversity drives economic benefits for companies. A diverse workforce is essential to a strong economy. Businesses that embrace diversity have a more solid footing in the marketplace than others. A diverse workforce combines workers from different backgrounds and experiences that together breed a more creative, innovative, and productive workforce. In addition, businesses have learned that they can draw upon our nation’s diversity to strengthen their bottom line. In this way, diversity is a key ingredient to growing a strong and inclusive economy that is built to last. ...

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