Could a Citizen’s Income work?

Click here to read Donald Hirsch, Can a Citizen’s Income work

Donald Hirsch’s paper, written for the Joseph Rowntree Foundation,

  • identifies what would be the main implications of introducing a citizen’s income in the UK;
  • considers what this might mean in terms of redistribution and taxation;
  • identifies changes in how the public and policy-makers think about the level and conditions attached to state support that would be required for a citizen’s income to work.