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Kiva Lender Jay
Houston, TX, United States
I loan because:
The economic impact of lower levels of trust that is even associated with lower levels of oxytocin in less economically prosperous areas (that some have proposed may be related to or the product of corruption, extreme inequality, high rates of poverty, and/or other factors) is incredibly detrimental to efforts to economically empower remarkably hard-working and skilled people all around the world (as trust, even despite the obvious risks accompanying it, is essential for the development of business partnerships and responsible extension of credit to the entrepreneurs who are most capable of sustainably mitigating poverty in and bringing prosperity to their communities.
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