Does the Basic Income Movement Need a Glossary?

Casey Armstrong
Jul 3, 2018 · 1 min read
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And, what would be in it?…

I’ll brainstorm some below and link to relevant wikipedia or other pages, Feel free to add more in the comments.

I will continue to update this in the future until it becomes a helpful resource.


Paternalism: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paternalism

Means-Testing: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Means_test

Carbon-Tax: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carbon_tax

Quantitative-Easing:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Quantitative_easing

Helicopter Money: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Helicopter_money

Blockchain / Crypto-Currency: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cryptocurrencies

Cash Transfers: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cash_transfers

Basic Income Lottery / Mein Grundeinkommen MyBasicIncome.org

https://www.mein-grundeinkommen.de/

www.mybasicincome.org/

Job Guarnatee: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Job_guarantee

Safety Net: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Social_safety_net

Unpaid Care Work: www.basicincomecanada.org/basic_income_let_s_learn_to_value_unpaid_ work

Precariat: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Precariat

BIEN:

www.basicincome.org/

GiveDirectly

https://www.givedirectly.org

Bailouts for the people

Maslow’s Pyramid / Self Actualization

Mincome

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Basic_income_pilots#MINCOME_in_Manitoba

Reparations

http://www.scottsantens.com/disproportionate-effects-universal-basic-income-reparations

BS Jobs

http://www.scottsantens.com/our-paradoxical-economy-courtesy-of-technology-and-the-lack-of-basic-income

Jobism

http://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=jobisms

BasicIncomeDay

www.basicincomeday.org

Basic Income Experiments / Pilots

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Basic_income_pilots

https://www.reddit.com/r/basicincome/wiki/index#wiki_that.27s_all_very_well.2C_but_where.27s_the_evidence.3F

Presenteeism:

https://www.thebalance.com/the-billion-dollar-presenteeism-problem-2071997

self driving cars

poverty

welfare

automation

Jobs

Income

low skill jobs

open source movement

stigma (in welfare)

homelessness

capitalism

Student Loans

Housing Crisis

gig economy

Earned Income Tax Crdit (EITC)

Manna, Mannabase

Future of Work

Casey Armstrong

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