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The Next Inconvenient Truth: Robots Are Coming For Your Job
But the forecast for an automated future doesn’t have to be apocalyptic.
Universal Basic Income, Our Best Bet Yet?
In a world where resource scarcity is becoming a looming threat and a population crisis is on our heads,…
Reimagining the EITC: Creating Economic Security for All
by Aisha Nyandoro
Economic Security Project
A simple change that would make a basic income work
The idea of a universal basic income has been gaining a lot of traction lately. Liberals like it. Socialists like it. Silicon Valley likes…
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Guaranteed Jobs Vs Guaranteed Basic Income in an age of automation
Basic income for s̶i̶n̶g̶l̶e̶ parents, now!
Or, money is love.
A California Child Allowance
by Dylan Matthews
Economic Security Project
Why market liberals should embrace the idea of a basic income.
Ruairi Luke McCallan
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What will work look like in the future?
For a long time, I was worried about the future. History repeats itself, so I should have assumed that technology would displace jobs but…
It’s Time to Shift the Economy into Fourth Gear Capitalism with Basic Income
The economy is in between gears right now, and that’s a growing problem because as is true with all higher gears, we could be accomplishing…
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Why Facebook should pay us a basic income
If data are the new oil then we may have found a 21st-century revenue stream
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A Place in the Group: What Dogs have taught me about Basic Income
Many of our lives are inextricably entwined with canines, and so when writing about Basic Income, I decided to just bring dogs into the…
Brownies Are Our Future
“Brownies are said to inhabit houses and aid in tasks around the house. However, they do not like to be seen and will only work at night…
Dr Katherine Phelps
We Need To Talk About Universal Basic Income
What happens when the government throws out free money to everyone?
The Future of Work
What happens when the robots get all the jobs?
If politicians do not address the economic shock of automation, it could result in mass unemployment and political radicalization.
John Arias Pollard
Mark Zuckerberg is right: We need Universal Basic Income
But how do we do it?
Putting The Chicken Before The Egg
Universal Basic Skills, Universal Basic Income Or Both
Could a Universal Basic Income Ignite Social Entrepreneurship?
Automation. A single innovation that has left technologists and economists worried about an increased level of displacement in labor…
The Future Of Work Is Already Here
An interview with Michael Solomon, founder of 10x Management, on the rise of the freelancer and what happens next.
The Politics of Implementing a UBI
Proponents of a Universal Basic Income (UBI) have been focusing on educating the public on the benefits of unconditional cash payments and…
Automation Alimony: an Uber Basic Income for drivers
Uber is publicizing the possibility of giving drivers equity in the company. Juno, an Uber/Lyft competitor in NYC, promised drivers they…
Basic Income; High Expectations and a Boost for the Music Industry
GET IN WITH THE HYPE. WHAT IS IT ALL ABOUT?
What a New Survey from Alaska Can Teach Us about Public Support for Basic Income
Executive summary of results available here.
Taylor Jo Isenberg