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11th September 2019

The 2019 BIEN Congress held in Hyderabad, India

The congress took place at the NALSAR University of Law in Hyderabad, and was organized by the Indian Basic Income Network (INBI). The first day was an India Day. Sarath Read More

11th September 2019

Inequality and Brexit

The Citizen’s Basic Income Trust is an educational charitable trust, so we cannot involve ourselves in the complex political debate about Brexit, and nor would we wish to do so. Read More

29th July 2019

New microsimulation research on Citizen’s Basic Income schemes

The Institute for Social and Economic Research has published new microsimulation research: Static microsimulation research on Citizen’s Basic Income for the UK: a personal summary and further reflections, by Malcolm Read More

23rd July 2019

Members of Parliament publish a report on Universal Credit

The All Party Parliamentary Group on Universal Credit has issued a report, What needs to change in Universal Credit? Universal Credit was designed to enable people to get by in Read More

16th July 2019

British Medical Journal article about the effects of Universal Credit

The British Medical Journal has published an article about the effects of Universal Credit, ‘Impact of Universal Credit in North East England: a qualitative study of claimants and support staff‘. Read More

14th July 2019

A meeting about Citizen’s Basic Income in Wales

A recent event organised by the Royal Society of Arts discussed how Citizen’s Basic Income might work in Wales: With prominent business and government leaders backing calls to implement Universal Read More