Citizen's Basic Income

An unconditional, nonwithdrawable income paid to every individual as a right of citizenship.

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4th January 2017

Citizen’s Basic Income: A brief introduction

A new introductory booklet is now available: Citizen’s Basic Income: A brief introduction, 2017 Contents What is a Citizen’s Basic Income? How would it work? Six fundamental changes Four frequently asked Read More

16th September 2017

An International Handbook on Basic Income

Palgrave Macmillan is planning to publish An International Handbook on Basic Income, and a call for authors for the book’s chapters has been issued. Click here to read the document.

15th September 2017

September 2017 update

To read the Citizen’s Basic Income Trust’s September 2017 update, click here.            

14th September 2017

Helicopter Money

Helicopter money and a basic income How the Bank of England might create new money to pay into the economy as a Basic Income In televised debates during the recent Read More

14th September 2017

Campbell and Gillespie (eds), Feminist Economics and Public Policy

Jim Campbell and Morag Gillespie (eds), Feminist Economics and Public Policy, Routledge, 2016, xx + 212 pp, 1 138 95086 3, pbk, £34.99 The feminist economist Ailsa McKay died in Read More

11th September 2017

Dan Nidess writes in The Wall Street Journal: UBI a calamity

Dan Nidess has written an article in The Wall Street Journal, ‘Why a Universal Basic Income would be a calamity’: (£) Leading voices in the tech industry — from Mark Read More