The concentrations are:
- Macroeconomic Theory, Policy, and Modeling
- Monetary Policy and Financial Structure
- Distribution of Income, Wealth, and Well-Being
- Gender Equality and Time Poverty
- Employment and Labor Markets
The Institute conducts research on economic policy issues in the United States and globally (e.g., Mexico, Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Greece, the UK, Germany, France, Turkey, Israel, South Africa, China, India, and the Republic of Korea).