What happens when so much money is concentrated in the hands of so few? Remember the Occupy Movement? What about the 1 percent controversy? How the tech industry is responding when they are the target. Read More
What happens when people think their team revolves around them? How much do endorsements really matter (depends on who you are!)? Is there any hope for Congress? These are just a few questions that were recently answered at the INGRoup conference in Atlanta.
Can the process by which people get attracted and “stuck” within a group help us to understand, for instance, how people like the Boston Marathon bombers or others like them become immersed in terrorist groups? Read More
We've all heard about corporations merging, but how about universities? What if they are very different; say one is a research-oriented school over 200 years old, another is a teaching school that became a university less than 20 years ago. Read More
"I'm not concerned about the very poor..." What did Mitt Romney really mean when he said this and who is he talking about? While this supposed gaffe is getting a lot of attention, its an open question as to what effect such a comment will have on his chances of winning the Republican nomination and besting President Obama in November. Read More
The big news story all year has been about lack of agreement- our government appears paralyzed by a dysfunctional congress (as President Obama has called it) to come up with any solution to solve the US budget problem. We saw the drama play out earlier this year with the debt ceiling showdown and now with the payroll tax dilemma. Read More
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Katerina Bezrukova, Ph.D.,is an assistant professor of psychology at Santa Clara University.