Citizen's Basic Income

An unconditional, nonwithdrawable income paid to every individual as a right of citizenship.

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An appreciation of Malcolm Torry

The Reverend Dr Malcolm Torry joined the Basic Income Research Group (BIRG) in 1985. At that time. he was a young vicar working in south-east London, married with a young Read More

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Is a Citizens Income affordable?

Basic Income and Sovereign Money Seminar. Monday 10th August, 1830. Free online event. Click here to book your place. Basic Income Conversation is organising a series of seminars convened by Read More

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Massive Attack call for Basic Income

English music group Massive Attack have released a track calling for a Basic Income as part of a three-track record in which they reflect on the “need to change the Read More

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A Citizens Income is not a replacement for public services

Would a Citizens Income replace other public services? Like most countries, the UK provides ‘free’ state education and ‘free’ (or very low cost) healthcare. These are similar to a Citizens Read More

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Basic Income Newsletter for July

Our monthly update for July has been published. You can read it here. Remember that you can get this update by email if you subscribe using the form on the Read More

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  • A Modern Guide to Citizen’s Basic Income: A multidisciplinary approach

    A Modern Guide to Citizen's Basic Income: A multidisciplinary approach

  • Coronavirus

    The Coronavirus/Citizen's Basic Income debate

  • Microsimulation results

    2020 microsimulation results for a Recovery Basic Income

  • Palgrave International Handbook of Basic Income

    Palgrave International Handbook of Basic Income

  • Basic Income: And how we can make it happen

    Basic Income: And how we can make it happen

  • A Basic Income Handbook

    A Basic Income Handbook

  • The Case for Universal Basic Income

    The Case for Universal Basic Income

  • The Feasibility of Citizen’s Basic Income

    The Feasibility of Citizen's Basic Income

  • Why we need a Citizen’s Basic Income

    Why we Need a Citizen's Basic Income

  • Introductory Booklet

    Our introductory booklet