Tagged With Basic Income

A Tokyo neighbourhood is offering anyone who gets coronavirus a $935 check, and some worry it could lead to a wave of deliberate infections


The final results are in: Finland's basic-income trial found people were happier, but weren't more likely to get jobs


A group of young people in Silicon Valley could get $1,000 per month from the county government in a trial of basic income



A Japanese billionaire is giving away $9 million to people on Twitter to see if it boosts their happiness. Research says it might.


Germany just guaranteed unemployed citizens around $330 per month indefinitely. The policy looks a lot like basic income.


A woman who gets $500 a month, no strings attached, reveals what it's like to be one of the few people in the US to get a basic income



A 29-year-old mayor is giving his city's poorest residents $500 a month. He thinks his policy could work on a national scale.


A 29-year-old mayor is giving his city's poorest residents a basic income of $500 per month. He says the program is a success so far.


One of the world's largest basic-income trials, a 2-year program in Finland, was a major flop. But experts say the test was flawed.


A Brazilian city is giving a third of its residents $33 per month — part of one of the largest basic-income programs in the world


A 29-year-old mayor gave his city’s poorest residents $500 a month. Here's how they spent the money.


A 28-year-old mayor is giving his city’s poorest residents $500 a month, but he thinks there are still obstacles to rolling out basic income in the US



A Democrat running for president in 2020 is testing a basic income proposal by giving $1,000 per month to a family


One of the world's largest basic income experiments was abruptly shortened — now a Canadian political leader is trying to restart it


A Swiss village is crowdsourcing for a basic-income experiment to give residents up to $2,714 a month


An ambitious basic income experiment started by a major Silicon Valley tech accelerator has been delayed



The first major basic income trial in the US just announced how it plans to give away free money


'I feel very betrayed': Basic-income recipients react to one of the world's largest experiments suddenly being canceled


A Canadian province just killed one of the world's largest basic income pilot projects


How a jobs guarantee or basic income could protect Americans from automation and stagnating wages