8th August 2017

New research on the influence of means-testing on family structure

The Journal of Social Policy has published research that shows that ‘aspects of welfare that remove or reduce a mother’s access to an independent income and require one partner in Read More

7th July 2017

European opinion survey

A recent opinion poll conducted in six European countries has shown that both understanding and approval of Citizen’s Basic Income are increasing rapidly, with 63 per cent of polled individuals Read More

7th July 2017


Two recent conferences – the annual Foundation for International Social Security Studies conference in Sigtuna, Sweden, and a sociology of law workshop at Oñati, Spain – shared a significant characteristic. Read More

6th July 2017

Two working papers from the Institute for Social and Economic Research

The Institute for Social and Economic Research at the University of Essex has published two working papers: Reducing poverty and inequality through tax-benefit reform and the minimum wage: the UK Read More

4th July 2017

July 2017 update

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

12th June 2017

Jonathan Bartley explains why the Green Party recommends a Basic Income

To read Jonathan Bartley’s recent article in The Guardian, click here. … As things stand, the answer to questions about the fate of working people is sadly easy to predict. Read More