News

30th May 2017

The Green Party manifesto

The Green Party has published its manifesto for the General Election to be held on the 8th June: Our policies: Take steps towards the introduction of a universal basic income, Read More

30th May 2017

Basic Income: A timely solution to the imminent welfare crisis?

Bella Caledonia has published a short article on Basic Income and Universal Credit: Basic Income: A timely solution to the imminent welfare crisis? The article is followed by some useful references.

30th May 2017

Danny Dorling publishes ‘The Equality Effect’

Danny Dorling has published a new book: The Equality Effect: Improving life for everyone. A basic income would ultimately show how much everyone in a society was valued at the Read More

30th May 2017

Paul Spicker’s suggestion of a convertible tax allowance

Paul Spicker has written an article suggesting a convertible personal tax allowance. To read the article, click here. This is a partly-baked idea, based on reform of the Personal Tax 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