Future Economy

Money, Money, Money. Ain’t It Funny? It’s a Rich Man’s World

Abba’s song is relevant for our times. Businesses are kept alive under the pretext that we need to save jobs. It’s the economy, stupid!

Desiree Driesenaar
May 1, 2020 · 10 min read

Money Paid for Not Delivering

A Bonus for Greedily Wasting Tax Money

An Economy As It Should Be

Universal Basic Income

“It’s supposedly futile because we can’t pay for it, dangerous because people would quit working, and perverse because ultimately a minority would end up having to toil harder to support the majority.

Futile? For the first time in history, we are actually rich enough to finance a sizeable basic income.”

— Rutger Bregman

“It requires people to have an entirely different set of skills and motivation than what is available among our current workforce.” — Kacy Qua

Aligning the economy, ecology, and the human spirit

“Any further necessary funds can be raised by taxing assets, waste, raw materials, and consumption.”

— Rutger Bregman

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