Kruti Vekaria is currently a PhD candidate in Psychology at Georgetown University, concentrating in Lifespan Cognitive Neuroscience. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Economics and Neuroscience from the University of Southern California. She is broadly interested in human decision making, and her research utilizes behavioral economics paradigms, social network tools, and fMRI neuroimaging to better understand social, health, and monetary choices.
The Impact of Community Trust on Low-Income Individuals
The poor may lack in material wealth, but they possess social wealth in the shape of their communities upon which they can draw.