GBC Wk 5 Understanding Globalization Universal Basic Income Discussion
I’m stuck on a Social Science question and need an explanation.
Given problems of poverty and inequality in society, should government provide a Universal Basic Income? Universal Basic Income “is a periodic cash payment unconditionally delivered to all on an individual basis, without means-test or work requirement.” (BIEN, 2018)
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Youtube Video: Universal Basic Income Explained – Free Money for Everybody?
Keegan (2018): Benefit or burden? The cities trying out universal basic income, Guardian, 27 Jun 2018
Ontario Government (2017): Ontario Basic Income Pilot
BBC (2018): Canada’s Ontario government cuts basic income pilot project short
Harris (2020): Why universal basic income could help us fight the next wave of economic shocks, 3 May 2020