Healthier Americans for a Healthier Economy January 5, 2014 | This resource features six case studies focused on the relationship between health and economic development. The report examines how health affects the ability of states, cities and towns to attract and retain employers, and how workplace and community wellness programs help improve productivity and reduce health spending. View the Resource Trust for America’s Health. Healthier Americans for a Healthier Economy. 2011 November. Available from: http://www.healthyamericans.org/report/90/.