Rakeen Mabud is a fellow at the Roosevelt Institute, where she works on labor market policies and the future of work. Follow her @rakeen_mabud.

Throughout the campaign and in his first weeks in office, President Trump has consistently talked about the importance of infrastructure. But his signature project, a wall on the border between the United States and Mexico, reflects a limited view of infrastructure, its importance, and its potential. A good infrastructure bill would go beyond roads, bridges,