Citizen's 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

15th May 2017

Guy Standing’s new book, ‘Basic Income’, launched at the London School of Economics

To see a video of the public lecture at which Guy Standing launched his new book, Basic Income: And how we can make it happen, at the London School of Read More

15th May 2017

Discussion of Citizen’s Basic Income on BBC Radio 4

On Sunday 14th May, The World This Weekend broadcast a discussion about the future of work and a Citizen’s Basic Income. Participants were Anthony Painter (Royal Society of Arts), Jonathan Read More

9th May 2017

Citizen’s Basic Income ‘offers public finance efficiency gains’

Public Finance International has published an article entitled ‘Universal Basic Income offers public finance efficiency gains’. A universal basic income can increase efficiency and accountability in the public finances of Read More

5th May 2017

Guy Standing, Basic Income: And how we can make it happen

Guy Standing, Basic Income: And how we can make it happen, Penguin Random House, 2017, xiii + 374 pp, 0 141 98548 0, pbk, £8.99 This book describes itself as Read More

2nd May 2017

Citizen’s Income Trust update, May 2017

To read the May 2017 update, click here.