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

18th November 2017

Launch event for Annie Miller’s book, A Basic Income Handbook

At the Quaker Centre Bookshop, Friends House, Euston Road, NW1 2BJ on Monday, 18 December, 18.30-20.00 Annie Miller will be discussing her recently published book, A Basic Income Handbook (2017, Luath Press Read More

18th November 2017

The EUROMOD newsletter features three research papers on Citizen’s Basic Income

The November 2017 edition of the EUROMOD Newsletter, published by the Institute for Social and Economic Research at the University of Essex, features three research papers that use the microsimulation programme Read More

18th November 2017

The Register has published an article on Citizen’s Basic Income

The Register, an online journal for the information technology industry, has published an article on Citizen’s Basic Income. The idea of a universal basic income (UBI) unites a strange mix Read More

18th November 2017

A new European survey reveals significant public support for Citizen’s Basic Income

On Thursday 16th November Ronnie Cowan MP hosted at the House of Commons a presentation by the Professor Rory Fitzgerald of the European Social Survey about the results of their recent Europe-wide survey on public opinion on Citizen’s Read More

18th November 2017

Labourlist hosts a debate on Citizen’s Basic Income

On the 14th November the former shadow cabinet minister Chuka Umunna argued against the implementation of a Citizen’s Basic Income during a speech to the German British Forum. Click here to read Read More