4th May 2018

Radio 4 ‘Thinking Allowed’ programme about Citizen’s Basic Income

To listen to a Radio 4 Thinking Allowed programme broadcast on the 30th April 2018 click here. Universal Basic Income: Laurie Taylor asks if it’s the answer to an increasingly precarious job Read More

25th April 2018

Citizen’s Basic Income: A booklet and a poster

Citizen’s Basic Income: A brief introduction Contents What is a Citizen’s Basic Income? How would it work? Six fundamental changes Four frequently asked questions Constructing a feasible Citizen’s Basic Income scheme Read More

4th April 2018

Downes and Lansley (eds.) It’s Basic Income

Amy Downes and Stewart Lansley (eds.) It’s Basic Income, Policy Press, 2018, pbk, 256pp, 1 4473 43905, £14.99 This book disappointed me after the high quality of the report Stewart Read More

4th April 2018

Who should receive a Citizen’s Basic Income?

To suggest that a Citizen’s Basic Income should be paid to ‘citizens’ is to begin a discussion, not to complete it. A discussion of citizenship will not on its own Read More

4th April 2018

Participative exercises at the Citizen’s Basic Income Day at the LSE

During the Citizen’s Basic Income Day at the London School of Economics on Tuesday 20th February 2018, participants took part in a number of exercises. Here we describe the exercises Read More

14th March 2018

March 2018 update: Beveridge Rebooted at the LSE

To read the Citizen’s Basic Income Trust’s March 2018 update, click here.          

26th February 2018

Debating Citizen’s Basic Income at the LSE

An event at the LSE on Tuesday 20th February was a microcosm of the now extensive debate on Citizen’s Basic Income. Morning and afternoon sessions, which were held at The Read More

12th February 2018

An animation, and an LSE blog post

Kurzgesagt has published an animation about Citizen’s Basic Income. Click here to see it. And the LSE Review of Books has published an article in preparation for the LSE Festival Read More

8th January 2018

Alternatives to Citizen’s Basic Income

Discussion of alternatives to Citizen’s Basic Income are increasingly debated, so we are here publishing for the first time a paper prepared in 2015 for a consultation organised by some Read More