Program Areas The Center's activity currently falls intro three main areas of inquiry: 1. Uncertainty, asset prices and finance How to restructure and regulate the banking sector and the financial markets? How to create a framework to deal with excessive asset price swings? How to ensure the availability of adequate credit which is essential to support the reactivation of an innovative and dynamic economy? How to reduce the system’s vulnerability to future crises? 2. Dynamism, entrepreneurs, and financiers How to regain grassroots dynamism in the US? How to increase economic dynamism in Europe? Other parts of the world? What macroeconomic and microeconomic policies would boost entrepreneurship? 3. Inclusion: participation and the experience of work How to create or regain economic inclusion in the US and across the world? What measures could be taken to make the financial sector more inclusive? What specific policies could be used to target low-wage earners in the non-financial sector? What institutions or social atitudes need to be created or reformed to achieve a more inclusive economy?